Elementary Apprentice Teacher

Henderson Collegiate

About the organization

Henderson Collegiate is a mission-driven public college preparatory school located in rural Henderson, NC with an unrelenting focus on character development and student achievement.

Our school serves students that come from traditionally underserved communities (approximately 85% receive free or reduced lunch, and about 90% are students of color). However, we consistently rank in the top 4% of all North Carolina Public Schools.

At Henderson Collegiate, we believe in 51% character and 49% academics, as we will never sacrifice a moment to teach our students character traits that will help them become great people.

We are both a team and family who leverage passionate people to be the best teachers and leaders that they can be. We work beside each other to make what most people say is impossible, happen.


Henderson Collegiate Apprentice Teachers will:
Develop their instructional lens, classroom management skills, and leadership voice by spending their time at Henderson Collegiate training with staff, receiving feedback from, being coached by, and co-teaching with an experienced Henderson Collegiate Lead Teacher
Assist Lead Teachers in any capacity needed to drive student outcomes, including, but not limited to, providing targeted intervention or remediation to small groups of students, grading assignments, communicating with families, etc.
Step in to provide critical additional coverage inside and outside of the classroom that enable our schools to function
Lead students to meet high behavioral and academic expectations with consistency, with a true “sweat the small stuff” mindset that creates strong school culture
Participate in school-based and network-wide professional development to hone instructional practice and develop expertise across content areas


Required: A bachelor’s degree is required for this position.

Preferred. Prior experience teaching and working in a low-income community is preferred but not required.

Benefits: Salary is competitive and commensurate based on experience. Additionally, Henderson Collegiate offers a full benefits package. Apprentice teachers receive a laptop computer and are provided with classroom technology and software.

A teaching license is not required for this position.

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

Submit an application here- https://hendersoncollegiate.hiringplatform.com/processes/26542-elementary-apprentice-teacher?locale=en

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