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PRIDE Schools is a Public Charter School located in Spokane, Washington. PRIDE Schools has both a middle school (PRIDE Prep) and high school (Innovation) located on its campus. The high school opened in the Fall of 2017 with 9th grade and is currently serving 9th & 10th grade students, with the addition of 11th grade for the 2019/2020 school year.

 

For the 2018-19 school year, Pride Schools is fully staffed. We are now accepting applications for the 2019/2020 school year.

How to Apply — Email your resume, cover letter, and references to employment@prideschools.org (Attention: Human Resources) to express your interest in future job openings.


Working for PRIDE Schools

“We seek candidates who are highly creative, who desire greater autonomy as well as collegiality, and who enjoy designing high quality learning experiences for students.”

PRIDE Schools is a Public Charter School located in Spokane Washington.  PRIDE Schools has both a middle school (PRIDE Prep) and high school (Innovation) located on its campus.  The high school opened in the Fall of 2017.  

PRIDE Schools instructional design emphasizes authentic interdisciplinary projects.  Students work collaboratively on challenging projects within International Baccalaureate courses. We are committed to building a school culture where there is respect and cooperation among every student, adult, and family. Candidates should be open to a dynamic, collaborative, teacher-driven school where teachers have the freedom to design their curriculum and to innovate.

PRIDE Schools endeavors to attract passionate, highly qualified educators. All instructional personnel are required to hold valid Washington teaching credentials, permits or certificates appropriate to the assignment. PRIDE Schools is accepting applications for the 2019/2020 school year. Offers of employment are contingent upon satisfaction of certain pre-employment verifications and clearances.

Benefits

  • Compensation is competitive with local school districts

  • Pride Schools operates according to a Traditional School Calendar (September through June)

  • Enrollment in the Washington State Department of Retirement Systems (TRS & SERS),

  • Health & Vision (Kaiser Permanente), Dental (Delta Dental of WA), and Voluntary plan options such as Life Insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, Short-Term and Long-Term Disability are offered to eligible employees

Professional Development Opportunities

  • Team teaching support

  • Weekly professional development opportunities

  • Support to build teacher designed projects


Frequently Asked Questions

How to Apply — Email your resume, cover letter, and references to employment@prideschools.org (Attention: Human Resources) to express your interest in future job openings.

 

Who is eligible to work at Pride Schools? 

Pride Schools school is for 6th - 12th grade students. We currently serve students in grades 6-10 in the 2018/2019 school year, and grades 6-11th for the 2019/2020 school year. Each year we add a new incoming 6th grade class, and hire teachers accordingly.

We are looking for highly relational staff who love to get involved in taking on new, innovative projects. Each year we may have a number of openings that range from Operations to Certificated Teachers. 

Where is Pride Schools located?

We are located at 811 E. Sprague Ave, Suite A. This space offers a unique learning environment with quick access to downtown Spokane and the University District, as well as being a convenient distance from each of our local neighborhoods to facilitate swift transportation for our students. 

Do I have to be certificated to teach at Pride Prep?

Yes. As a public school in the state of Washington, all our teachers are required to hold a current Washington State Teaching Certificate.