Employment

Achievement Academy is a Drug-Free workplace and all candidates will be successfully background screened and fingerprinted prior to hiring.  

Open Positions

Teacher

  • We are hiring a PreK ESE classroom teacher for our Lakeland school for the 2022/23 school year. This position works closely with two paraprofessionals in a classroom of eleven students with special needs. Hours for teachers are 8:00am to 3:30pm, Monday-Friday while following the traditional school calendar of Polk County. The successful candidate has their Florida Professional Teaching certification in PreK-Primary (age 3 through Grade 3) or Preschool Education (birth through age four), has experience working with infants/toddlers in a preschool classroom setting and must be sincerely interested in educating and working with exceptional children. Fingerprinting, background clearance and drug screening is required before hiring.  Salary and benefits competitive with the school district. Send resume via mail to 716 E. Bella Vista St. Lakeland, FL 33805 or via email to cindi@achievementacademy.com.

Paraprofessionals

  • none available at this time

Early Interventionist

  • The Birth to Three program is currently seeking an Early Interventionist.  The Birth to Three program provides home-based early intervention services to children from birth to three years of age who may be “at-risk” of having developmental delays and/or have been identified with a specific delay.   Understanding that parents are a child’s first teacher, parental involvement is key to the effectiveness of the program.  A successful candidate must be knowledgeable in child development, developmentally appropriate practices and milestones.  A minimum of 1 year of experience working with “at-risk”/developmentally delayed children from birth to 3 years of age or 5 years experience out of field with Bachelor of Science Degree in Child Development, Early Childhood or related field preferred.  Send resume by mail to 716 E. Bella Vista St. Lakeland, FL 33805 or via email to kristin@achievementacademy.com.

 

Development Director

  • We are seeking a Development Director to lead our fundraising and overall advancement efforts for Achievement Academy. This position works year round and is based out of our Lakeland campus. The successful candidate will have exceptional written and verbal communication skills, strong attention to detail, and a proven history of successful fundraising and strategy.  The full job description can be viewed here. Interested candidates can mail a resume to 716 E. Bella Vista Street, Lakeland, FL 33805 or email to kristin@achievementacademy.com.

Therapists

  • none available at this time

Support Staff

  • none available at this time

 

An employment application is available for downloading/printing.