Careers

The mission of Crescent City Schools is to support and develop open enrollment charter schools that raise student achievement and prepare students for college. Crescent City Schools currently serves more than 1,800 students in three schools across New Orleans: Harriet Tubman Charter School (Algiers), Akili Academy (Upper Ninth Ward), and Paul Habans Charter School (Algiers). Click here to learn more about the history of Crescent City Schools.

Crescent City Schools is looking for outstanding teachers and leaders to support our efforts to create great schools for all students in New Orleans. All faculty at Crescent City Schools:

  • Believe in the unlimited potential of each child
  • Take personal responsibility for and are passionate about raising student achievement
  • Are prepared for the unique challenges and opportunities that school turnaround involves
  • Inspire their students and colleagues
  • Achieve great results
  • Use feedback to improve

Are you ready to help turn around the academic future of New Orleans students?

Click here to meet some of the wonderful teachers and staff who are part of the Crescent City Schools network. To join our team, complete our online application by clicking here.

Crescent City Schools does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, marital status, military service status, or any other protected classification.


At Crescent City Schools, we know that the people in the building matter the most to our students and families, because of this philosophy we seek to empower our employees to take care of themselves, take care of their families, and craft sustainable careers. To accomplish this, we offer the best benefits package in the city (click here to learn more).