Current Positions Available

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    Elementary Teachers

    Grand Traverse Academy is interviewing for Elementary Teachers for the 2022-23 school year. Applicants should:

    • Hold a bachelor's degree minimum

    • Possess a valid State of Michigan teacher certification

    • Have a passion for building relationships with students and their families

    • Be enthusiastic about their content area

    • Have excellent oral and written communication skills

    This is a full-time position which includes salary, health insurance, paid time off and a 401(k) plan.

    This is a full-time position, Monday-Friday, which includes salary, health insurance, paid time off and a 401(k) plan with match. Interested applications should complete an online application or send a letter of interest and resume with references to HR@mygta.us.

    Special Education Teacher, Grades K-12

    Job Summary:

    Demonstrate the mission of Grand Traverse Academy (that all students are safe, loved and learning as they achieve excellence in character and academics) by supporting student access to grade level curriculum as well as collaborating with a variety of professional staff members and parents. Under the direction of the appropriate principal and special education coordinator, the licensed special education teacher develops and provides specialized instruction to meet the unique needs of students with disabilities, evaluates and assesses student progress against instructional objectives, follows state-mandated due process, and functions as IEP manager to assigned students.

    Qualifications:

    • Hold a Bachelor's degree, minimum

    • Possess the appropriate Michigan Teaching Certification for the position

    • Have knowledge of the principles, practices and procedures of special education and specialty areas and be familiar with the principles and methodology of effectively teaching students with disabilities

    • Have knowledge of school rules, regulations and procedures and the ability to establish and maintain standards of behavior

    • Have a passion for building relationships with students and their families

    • Be enthusiastic about the content area

    This is a full-time position, Monday-Friday, which includes salary, health insurance, paid time off and a 401(k) plan with match. Interested applications should complete an online application or send a letter of interest and resume with references to HR@mygta.us.

    Spanish Teacher

    Qualifications:

    • Hold a Bachelor's degree, minimum

    • Possess a valid State of Michigan teacher certification with Spanish endorsement

    • Have a passion for building relationships with students and their families

    • Be enthusiastic about the content area

    This is a full-time position, Monday-Friday, which includes salary, health insurance, paid time off and a 401(k) plan with match. Interested applications should complete an online application or send a letter of interest and resume with references to HR@mygta.us.

    Evening Custodian

    Job summary:

    Year-round position, with duties to include general cleaning and occasional event set-up and tear-down.

    This is a full-time position, Monday-Friday, which includes salary, health insurance, paid time off and a 401(k) plan with match. Interested applications should complete an online application or send a letter of interest and resume with references to HR@mygta.us.

    Grand Traverse Academy is a K-12 public charter school founded in 2000, chartered by Lake Superior State University and located just minutes from downtown Traverse City, Michigan. It is a Glasser Quality School with high academic expectations and a focus on good character, and has been listed among the best high schools in the nation by U.S. News & World Report in 2013, 2014, 2017, 2019, 2020, 2021 and 2022.  Grand Traverse Academy's mission is for all students to be safe, loved and learning as they achieve excellence in character and academics.