IMPORTANT NOTE: This is an in-person role located at our campus in Brownsville, Texas.
Prepare for liftoff! If you're a high-flying achiever thirsty for a challenge and determined to turn the traditional world of education on its head, then you are the missing star in our Alpha Schools universe. Brighten up the educational cosmos in our Brownsville, Texas campus, conveniently located in close orbit to SpaceX.
Alpha is a new kind of school. You won’t find stuffy lectures or rigid lesson plans here. Instead, we’ve built a place where students can learn at the right speed for them, rather than having to wait for their peers to catch up.
Instead of traditional learning tools, Alpha offers students adaptive apps and unique motivational strategies, all rooted in scientifically proven learning principles like mastery and spaced repetition. Our students learn twice as much as they would in a “regular” school — discovering their strengths, fostering their interests, and picking up valuable life skills along the way.
Instead of teachers, Alpha hires entertaining, energetic, and inspiring individuals like you who connect with students on a peer level. In this role, you are an explorer, igniting students' curiosity, guiding them toward ambitious academic goals, and shifting their perception of school from a chore to a thrilling pursuit of knowledge.
Please apply if…
- You’re a gifted, relatable motivator who can connect with kids on a peer level
- You have experience as a camp counselor, athletic coach, or similar non-teaching role
- You’re a role model who holds yourself to the same high standards you expect from your students
Why choose Alpha?
- Competitive pay - we believe you shouldn't take a pay cut to work in education
- Generous benefits and time off - we value our team and offer a comprehensive benefits package and paid time off
- Growth and learning culture - we model the growth & learning we expect our students to embrace, so you'll receive coaching, training, and opportunities for leadership
- Relocation assistance available for highly-qualified candidates
If you believe in the transformative power of the K-12 experience, Alpha is your mission. Let's revolutionize education together because, at Alpha, we know that the sky is not the limit.