What factors are considered before hiring?
criteria are reviewed prior to offering a candidate a position,
including information contained in the candidate’s file, background
experiences, education, reference checks, and responses received during
What kind of communication can I expect during the process?
your qualifications meet the criteria for the position, you will be
contacted by the human resources department or the building
administrator/principal to schedule an interview.
Does my educational experience make me too expensive to be hired? Have I taught too many years to be hired?
University Academy is looking for the best match of a teaching
applicant to the available opening. We hire people with many years of
teaching experience, as well as first year teachers. Likewise, we hire
teachers with bachelor’s degrees as well as candidates with advanced
degrees. Click HERE to view starting teacher salaries.
How will I be notified if I am to be hired?
hiring process is ongoing. If you have been interviewed for a specific
position, you will receive notification of your status when a candidate
has been selected. Unsuccessful candidates who interview will be
notified in writing to let them know that the position has been filled.
Where can I get more information regarding Missouri Certification?
For information on Missouri Certification, contact the Department of Elementary & Secondary Education at (573) 751-0051, or write to them at:
Department of Elementary & Secondary Education
P.O. Box 480
Jefferson City, MO 65102
Phone Number: (573) 751-0051
Your interest in educating the students at University Academy is appreciated. We extend our best wishes to you on your search.