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To ensure we hire highly qualified, compassionate individuals to lead our scholar, Lighthouse Academies follows a rigorous selection process – averaging six weeks for teachers and eight weeks for leaders. Our thorough process gives prospective employees ample time to demonstrate their skills and to determine if LHA is a good fit for them.

Am I the Right Fit?

Now that you're considering applying for employment with Lighthouse Academies, ask yourself:

Are you:

  • Committed to serving children and families from underserved communities
  • Skilled at building relationships and investing in others
  • Results oriented
  • Focused on data-driven decision making
  • Collaborative and innovative
  • A master teacher or innovative school leader

If so, you are a perfect match!
Apply to Join Our Team!

Our Process

The typical selection process for prospective employees includes the following:


Applicants should begin by submitting an application online via our career center. Once submitted, applications are sent directly to the hiring manager, who will review the application and determine next steps.

2. Video Interview

Qualified candidates will be invited to take part in an initial video interview. This will help the candidate learn more about LHA and help us determine if he/she is a good fit for the position.

3. Personal Interview

During the personal interview, the candidate will visit one of our schools and see our teachers and staff in action! Additionally, the personal interview day may also include a school walkthrough, team interview, data project, and/or model lesson. Teacher candidates may also take part in a writing sample/role play, while leader candidates can expect teacher/school observation & feedback.


We ask all candidates to submit three references who can speak to the candidate’s professional abilities and accomplishments.

5. Selection

Our team is here to help YOU!

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We look forward to speaking with you!

From your TMT,
Alyse Nicholson, Director of Talent Management
Vanessa Herrera, Associate Director of Talent Management
Joel Livingston, Associate Director of Talent Acquisition