Employment

We are actively searching for high-quality teachers/specialists to be the difference for our students. While we are accepting applications for all positions, the following positions are designated as high-need areas:

  • Elementary, grades K-5
  • Secondary English, Mathematics, and Science, Grades 6-8
  • Special education, grades K-8
  • Reading Specialists
  • ESL Teacher
  • Teacher Assistants
  • Para professionals
  • Spanish Language and Literature Teachers
  • Turkish Language and Literature Teachers
  • Administrators

What Sets us Apart?

At Young Scholars, we know that excellent teachers make excellent schools. Over 95% of our effective teachers are retained. We provide our teachers with a variety of professional development opportunities such as job embedded coaching, tuition reimbursement program for continuing education, and more.

We value hard work. Teachers’ and leaders’ efforts are rewarded through performance-based pay and incentive programs. Cluster System means constant opportunities for increased responsibilities and compensation for our teachers whose achievement is acknowledged. Our teacher leaders support colleagues with instruction, classroom management, cultural competence/context and mindset, building extracurricular programming. We ensure that teachers have the space, resources, and practice they need to excel prior to and throughout the school-year. Our teachers participate in robust coaching cycles driven by concrete, manageable goals; frequent, aligned feedback; modeling and practice.

Whether you are starting your teaching career or are looking to launch a new chapter, your passion and experience will be deeply valued and your opportunities for growth and impact will be limitless. We are committed to hiring a diverse staff to create a warm, joyful, student-centered, and welcoming school culture.

To apply, please forward letter of interest, resume, three current professional letters of reference, transcripts, clearances by e-mail at hr@yswpcs.org

Daily Substituting 

If you are interested in becoming a daily substitute teacher at Young Scholars of Western Pennsylvania Charter School please contact  Kelly Educational Staffing Team at:

Phone: 412-788-4591 – Option 3
E-mail: schmipj@kellyservices.com
Kelly Educational Staffing
436 7th Ave – Suite 228
Pittsburgh, PA 15219