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Elementary School Art Teacher

Phalen Leadership Academies Montgomery, AL

  • Expired: April 07, 2021. Applications are no longer accepted.




Do you believe that every scholar deserves a high-quality education? Are you passionate about teaching in underserved communities? Phalen Leadership Academies is currently looking for dedicated educators like YOU for the 2021-2022 School Year. APPLY NOW! 


As an educator with Phalen Leadership Academies (PLA), you are considered a guardian to our students (whom we refer to as scholars). Therefore, as our Elementary Art Teacher, you must establish an exemplary classroom culture that balances high expectations with love and support. You will also build trust and community in your classroom via clear and timely communication with both your scholars and families.

At PLA  we have created a blended-learning model that is specifically designed to raise achievement for historically underserved scholars. We support your creativity and wholeheartedly encourage a rigorous, personalized, and well-rounded educational experience to meet the unique needs of each scholar in your classroom. 


Phalen Leadership Academy at Davis Elementary School is seeking an Art Teacher that will provide art instruction to our elementary scholars, allowing children the opportunity to develop an appreciation for the visual arts and display their creative abilities. Our Art Teachers encourage experiential learning in the areas of two and three-dimensional development as-well-as lead lessons and activities for scholars that support core learning objectives.

Phalen educators deliver group and individual student instruction within established curriculum guidelines; collaborate with other teachers, other professional staff, and administrators; and proactively engage dialogue with students' parents or guardians regarding the instructional program and student progress. During non-classroom times, Art Teachers may function in other support capacities (learning labs, hallway monitoring, etc.).


  • Ongoing professional development 
  • Autonomy to create an interactive and explorative classroom environment!
  • Freedom to academically reach your scholars where they are!



  • A valid teaching license with appropriate endorsement OR
  • A current Statement of Eligibility from an approved licensing program


  • Great at using data to drive instruction
  • Able to drive the mission and vision of PLA
  • An excellent communicator with strong interpersonal skills




At PLA, we share an unwavering belief and passion for educating and empowering scholars from under-served communities driven by our Core Values: children first, respect, determination, continuous improvement, and gratitude. Our approach to leading successful schools builds on over 20 years of experience running educational programs for children, the latest scientific research, and the best practices throughout the nation.  

To create this kind of vibrant learning community, we hire only the best of the best educators & industry leaders and invest heavily in our faculty through ongoing professional development and support. We value people like you, people with a dedication to excellence and a passion for helping all our scholars develop the knowledge, skills, and character necessary to succeed while fueling their aspirations for the future. 

PLA is an equal opportunity employer and participates in E-Verify in all states that require it.


Please read carefully.

Phalen Leadership Academies (PLA) is an equal opportunity employer. PLA does not discriminate in employment on account of race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, age, sex (including sexual harassment), sexual orientation, marital status, physical or mental disability, military status or unfavorable discharge from military service.

By completing this application you understand that neither the completion of this application nor any other part of my consideration for employment establishes any obligation for PLA to hire me. If hired, I understand that either PLA or I can terminate my employment at any time and for any reason, with or without cause and without prior notice. I understand that no representative of PLA has the authority to make any assurance to the contrary.

You attest by applying to this position that you have given PLA true and complete information on this application. No requested information has been concealed. I authorize PLA to contact references provided for employment reference checks. If any information I have provided is untrue, or if I have concealed material information, I understand that this will constitute cause for the denial of employment or immediate dismissal.

Employment Type: FULL_TIME

Phalen Leadership Academies


Montgomery, AL
36105 USA



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