Career Opportunities

Our passion for individualized education is what makes our school thrive. Our faculty and staff are vital to our organization and valued at every level. If you're interested in joining our team, submit your resume for one of our available positions below and we look forward to talking with you.

Please submit your resume via email or by fax to (863) 676-8297 for consideration. No phone calls please.

Our policy is to treat all employees and applicants for employment fairly. Employment with The Vanguard School will be determined on the basis of merit, competence, and qualifications; and not by race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, handicap, or veteran status. The administration of all personnel matters, such as: employee communications, compensation, benefits, transfers, education, and social/recreational programs will be free from any discriminatory practices.

Current Openings:

English III and English IV Teacher

Looking for qualified candidate for a English III and English IV teaching position. The teacher will teach assigned course(s) using state standards, and follow professional teaching practices as outlined by the FDOE.

Develop and deliver lesson plans utilizing a broad range of appropriate differentiated techniques to meet the individual needs of students. Providing a patient, nurturing, supportive, and positive learning environment. Teach other courses as assigned.

Qualified candidate should hold a teaching certification in English Language Arts (6-12) or hold a letter of eligibility for the state of Florida. ESE certification and experience necessary.

Job Type: Full-time

Required education:

  • Bachelor's

Preferred license or certification:

  • English Language Arts 6-12
  • ESE

Job Type: Full-time

Please e-mail a resume with cover to

Intensive Reading Teacher

The Vanguard School of Lake Wales Florida is seeking a reading teacher to teach intensive reading to students grades 6-12. The applicant should be a team player, willing to work closely with existing reading instructor, and willing to take on additional responsibilities. Experience preferred. Ability to teach additional subjects a plus. Bachelor's degree required. Reading endorsement or Special Education certification required.

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Book Keeper

Payables – Receivables – General Ledger. Working under supervision of the Chief Financial Officer the candidate will provide support assistance for donor services payment processing of check logs, deposits & pledge processing back up. Verify accuracy, approval and receipt of goods for requests and processes and disburses payment for all payables types. Provide support assistance to HR Coordinator with Payroll Preparation. Prepare summary of payroll & benefits into spreadsheets for functional time tracking and general journal entry Maintain fiscal year end and calendar year spreadsheets to facilitate audit. Bachelors Degree in accounting preferred. Prior work experience in related field and/or demonstrated competency in accounting theory preferred.

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Teachers for 2017-2018 School Year

The Vanguard School of Lake Wales is currently seeking dynamic and innovative instructors to join our middle and upper school teams for the fall. Ideally, eligible candidates will possess:

  • Experience in teaching (6-12 grade).
  • Demonstrate familiarity with remediation strategies for struggling learners.
  • Enjoy small class sizes.

Our most successful teachers are those who are committed to their own learning and are willing to go above and beyond to educate the whole student. Certification and technology experience preferred.

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No Phone Calls Please!