Southampton Academy is a vibrant leader in independent education in southern Hampton Roads. Focused on education of the whole child--academic, social, and emotional, we are staff and faculty who are passionate about education and committed to providing stimulating and developmentally appropriate instruction. The school was founded in 1968 and holds dual accreditation from Cognia and the Virginia Association of Independent Schools (VAIS).
We are a vigorous and effective professional learning community for children, parents, and teachers. Teachers routinely work together with support from colleagues and administrators. Regular professional development opportunities are provided and encouraged.
The school offers discounted tuition for employees, including priority in the financial assistance application process, and other HR benefits such as medical insurance.
Current Openings for 2022-2023
The Academy is seeking qualified candidates for the position of preschool camp instructor. Employed weekly, candidates should have an excitement for working with 3-5 year olds, willingness to collaborate with two college interns, and willingness to pursue any necessary certifications. Contact Nina Bills, Director of Summer Programs, for more information at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Academy is seeking qualified candidates for the position of lower school first grade teacher (full-time) for the 2022-2023 school year. Candidates should have a comfort level teaching five and six-year-old children in a critical year for reading development. Click here for more information.
The Academy is seeking qualified candidates for the position of prekindergarten teacher (full-time) for the 2022-2023 school year. Candidates should have a comfort level working with three-year-old and four-year-old children in a highly collaborative environment. Click here for more information.