Bricolage Academy

Bricolage exists for two reasons: to advance educational equity and create innovators. Our school is designed to meet the needs of a socio-economically diverse student population; preparing them to fulfill their unique greatness in our ever-changing world.

We are looking for educators who create the kind of classrooms that nobody ever wants to leave – where it’s fun to learn and you can almost see the discovery fireworks bouncing off the walls. A Bricolage teacher delivers inquiry-driven student learning without compromising academic accountability and rigor. We’re looking for teachers who approach their work like craftsman.

Sound like you? Check out our available opportunities and get in touch with us.

Bricolage Academy Salary Guide

05/15/2023
Full time
Bricolage Academy
Bricolage Academy is searching for a Special Education Compliance Manager. Bricolage is a New Orleans charter school that started in 2013 with a Kindergarten and grew one year, and one grade, at a time and now serves grades pk-8. Bricolage has a mission of advancing educational equity by preparing students from diverse backgrounds to be innovators who change the world.  We bring together students and families who ordinarily wouldn't come together to create a new community that fosters creativity, belonging and a place where children can embrace their unique greatness to pursue the life of their dreams. Bricolage is a diverse community, but we are committed to being an anti-racist one.  This means devoting time to understand what racism is, exploring how it manifests, and taking actions to dismantle it. Also, Bricolage's diversity is not itself an end. Rather, we believe our diversity is a means to amplifying empathy, advancing equity and facilitating creativity...
05/15/2023
Full time
Bricolage Academy
The  Teacher of Gifted  is an integral member of the Bricolage Academy Academic team. This team member is an instructional leader who works closely with General Education and Special Education team members and is responsible for service delivery and for organizing, implementing, and supporting modified instructional strategies to meet the needs of gifted students in gifted and/or basic education classes. Our teachers embody our organizational values (integrity, empathy and courage). They are always trying to get better, have a deep love for children and approach everything with a joie de vivre.  Bricolage Academy’s mission is to advance educational equity by preparing students from diverse backgrounds to be innovators who change the world. Bricolage envisions a time when public schools serve the needs of all students—when New Orleans is the world’s premier location for public education and is widely recognized as a world-class city for its...
05/15/2023
Full time
Bricolage Academy
Bricolage Academy Middle School is searching for a Middle School Social Studies Teacher. Bricolage is a New Orleans charter school that started in 2013 with a Kindergarten and grew one year, and one grade, at a time until school year 2021-2022, during which we served Pk-8th grades. We opened our Middle School in the 2018 - 2019 school year when our founding class entered 5th grade.   BRICOLAGE MIDDLE SCHOOL OVERVIEW Instructional Model At Bricolage Academy Middle School, the Social Studies teacher will apply common-core-aligned Social Studies curriculum that is culturally relevant. The curriculum will derive from LDOE guides, Wit and Wisdom, the DBQ Project, SHEG, and The Writing Revolution. Social studies lessons and experiences will prepare students to tackle challenges in a world full of interrelated concepts and ideas. Students will also take English Language Arts, where they will study the Wit and Wisdom Curriculum. Frequently, the Social Studies and...
05/15/2023
Full time
Bricolage Academy
Bricolage Academy Middle School is searching for a Middle School Math Teacher. Bricolage is a New Orleans charter school that started in 2013 with a Kindergarten and grew one year, and one grade, at a time until school year 2021-2022, during which we served Pk-8th grades. We opened our Middle School in the 2018 - 2019 school year when our founding class entered 5th grade.   BRICOLAGE MIDDLE SCHOOL OVERVIEW Instructional Model The Bricolage Academy Middle School Math Teacher will deliver the Common-Core aligned Illustrative Mathematics Curriculum. Best-practice math strategies, such as those from 5 Practices for Orchestrating Productive Mathematics Discussion, will also be implemented. Additionally, the math teacher will adapt curriculum to ensure that it is culturally relevant. Students take four years of ELA and Social Studies. The ELA and Social Studies curriculum will derive from LDOE guides, Wit and Wisdom, the DBQ Project, and The Writing...
05/15/2023
Full time
Bricolage Academy
Bricolage Academy Middle School is searching for a Middle School RTI Coordinator. The RtI Coordinator leads all aspects of Tier 2 and Tier 3 academic and behavior intervention programming for students in 5th-8th grade. The RtI Coordinator helps to yield the highest possible student outcomes by managing the school-wide academic RtI program -  systems and structures that support the identification, grouping, and matching of instruction for students needing academic and behavior support in Tiers 2-3. The RtI Coordinator makes sure that all students who need interventions are identified and receive the appropriate interventions, services, and supports. Bricolage is a New Orleans charter school that started in 2013 with a Kindergarten and grew one year, and one grade, at a time until school year 2021-2022, during which we served Pk-8th grades. We opened our Middle School in the 2018 - 2019 school year when our founding class entered 5th grade.   BRICOLAGE MIDDLE...
05/15/2023
Full time
Bricolage Academy
B Bricolage Academy is searching for a 3rd/4th Grade Math & Science Teacher. Bricolage is a New Orleans charter school that started in 2013 with a Kindergarten and will be growing one year, and one grade, at a time until we serve students in all grades, K - 12th.   BRICOLAGE ACADEMY OVERVIEW Instructional Model At Bricolage Academy, the 3rd/4th Grade Math and Science Teacher is responsible for providing common-core-aligned instruction that is culturally relevant by implementing the Illustrative Mathematics curriculum and Amplify Science curriculum with fidelity. The Amplify Science curriculum invites students to explore phenomena with the purpose of solving authentic problems. The Illustrative Mathematics Curriculum takes a hands-on approach to learning the concepts and applications of math. The 3rd/4th Grade ELA and Social Studies Teacher will be responsible for providing common-core-aligned instruction that is culturally relevant. The Social...
05/15/2023
Full time
Bricolage Academy
Bricolage Academy is searching for an Elementary School RTI Coordinator. The RtI Coordinator leads all aspects of Tier 2 and Tier 3 academic and behavior intervention programming for students in 5th-8th grade. The RtI Coordinator helps to yield the highest possible student outcomes by managing the school-wide academic RtI program -  systems and structures that support the identification, grouping, and matching of instruction for students needing academic and behavior support in Tiers 2-3. The RtI Coordinator makes sure that all students who need interventions are identified and receive the appropriate interventions, services, and supports. Bricolage is a New Orleans charter school that started in 2013 with a Kindergarten and grew one year, and one grade, at a time until school year 2021-2022, during which we served Pk-8th grades. We opened our Middle School in the 2018 - 2019 school year when our founding class entered 5th grade.   BRICOLAGE MIDDLE...
05/15/2023
Full time
Bricolage Academy
Bricolage Academy is a school with a big goal: we aim to be the highest performing non-selective school in New Orleans.   There are many people who contribute to making Bricolage special - parents, administration, students and community members - but teachers are at the center of it all.  Bricolage teachers must demonstrate a deep commitment to our mission of advancing educational equity by creating innovators who change the world.   Our teachers embody our organizational values (integrity, empathy and courage). They are always trying to get better, have a deep love for children and approach everything with a joie de vivre. Our teachers create the kind of classrooms that nobody ever wants to leave - where it’s fun to learn and you can almost see the discovery fireworks bouncing off the walls.  We’re looking for others who approach their work like we do – balancing seriousness and diligence with warmth and levity....
05/15/2023
Full time
Bricolage Academy
Bricolage Academy is a school with big goals: we aim to be the highest performing non-selective school in New Orleans.   The objective of the Speech Language Therapist is to provide prevention, assessment, and remediation services for students who exhibit difficulties in language, speech, voice and fluency development. All speech services should be designed to help students reach their educational goals. DUTIES Specifically, the Speech Language Therapist at Bricolage will be responsible for the following: Schedule and organize programing that addresses school/student speech language goals. Contributes to the development of program guidelines in accordance to state and federal mandates. Cooperate and collaborate with school personnel to accomplish goals and objectives of Bricolage SPED department. Schedule and facilitate IEP meetings with appropriate personnel. Serve on committees such as Student Assistance Team or...
05/15/2023
Full time
Bricolage Academy
Bricolage Academy Middle School is searching for a 4th Grade ELA and Social Studies Teacher. Bricolage is a New Orleans charter school that started in 2013 with a Kindergarten and will be growing one year, and one grade, at a time until we serve students in all grades, K - 12th. SCHOOL OVERVIEW Instructional Model At Bricolage Academy, the 4th grade ELA and Social Studies teacher will be responsible for providing common-core-aligned instruction that is culturally relevant. The Social Studies curriculum will derive from LDOE guides, the DBQ Project, and The Writing Revolution. Social studies lessons and experiences will prepare students to tackle challenges in a world full of interrelated concepts and ideas. In English Language Arts, students will learn from the Wit and Wisdom Curriculum. Social Studies and ELA will share literacy strategies, including fluency, vocabulary, and knowledge-building. In 4th grade, students will also take Science using the Amplify...
01/19/2023
Bricolage Academy
Bricolage Academy is seeking a State Testing Coordinator.  Responsibilities:  The state testing coordinator performs a variety of professional, supervisory, technical, and administrative tasks in order to direct the administration of state standardized testing.  Coordinates the administration of all statewide assessments, including preparation before and follow up after testing windows LEAP 2025, LEAP EOC, LEAP Connect Organizes, manages, and implements all state mandated standardized testing for Bricolage Academy students Collaborates with the Principals, Chief Operations Officer, and Facilities Coordinator to ensure appropriate space allocations for the best possible testing environment Coordinates with the SPED Coordinator regarding special testing provisions for with IEPs Collaborates with Chief Financial Officer and school administration to ensure necessary equipment is ordered, operable, and...
01/19/2023
Bricolage Academy
Bricolage Academy is searching for middle school associate teachers for grades 5th-8th grade.  At Bricolage, middle school associate teachers initially support lead teachers in the classroom before gradually taking ownership of various aspects of the school day.   DUTIES Specifically, associate teachers are responsible for: Assisting lead teachers with lesson preparation (getting materials ready, setting up equipment, etc)  Push in/co-teaching support in Science and Social Studies classes specifically Supporting individual and small groups of students to help them better understand content and complete assignments  Monitoring students during non-instructional times (arrival, lunch, recess, dismissal, field trips, etc)  Collecting student data (attendance, grades, behavior, etc)  Covering classes when lead teachers are absent  QUALIFICATIONS Required...
01/19/2023
Bricolage Academy
Bricolage Academy is searching for an Elementary Teacher. Bricolage is a New Orleans charter school that started in 2013 with a Kindergarten and will be growing one year, and one grade, at a time until we serve students in all grades, K - 12th.   BRICOLAGE ACADEMY OVERVIEW Instructional Model At Bricolage Academy, the Elementary Teacher is responsible for providing common-core-aligned instruction that is culturally relevant by implementing the Bridges in Mathematics curriculum, Units Of Study curriculum, American Reading Company curriculum and Wit and Wisdom curriculum. The Units of Study curriculum is deliberately designed to offer a simple and predictable environment so that the teacher can focus on the complex work of observing students' progress and teaching into their needs. The American Reading Company curriculum is designed to accelerate learning through phonics, dramatically improving outcomes for both students and teachers.The Bridges in Mathematics...
01/19/2023
Bricolage Academy
Bricolage Academy is searching for a 3rd/4th Grade Math & Science Teacher. Bricolage is a New Orleans charter school that started in 2013 with a Kindergarten and will be growing one year, and one grade, at a time until we serve students in all grades, K - 12th.   BRICOLAGE ACADEMY OVERVIEW Instructional Model At Bricolage Academy, the 3rd/4th Grade Math and Science Teacher is responsible for providing common-core-aligned instruction that is culturally relevant by implementing the Illustrative Mathematics curriculum and Amplify Science curriculum with fidelity. The Amplify Science curriculum invites students to explore phenomena with the purpose of solving authentic problems. The Illustrative Mathematics Curriculum takes a hands-on approach to learning the concepts and applications of math. The 3rd/4th Grade ELA and Social Studies Teacher will be responsible for providing common-core-aligned instruction that is culturally relevant. The Social...
01/19/2023
Bricolage Academy
Bricolage Academy is a school with a big goal: we aim to be the highest performing non-selective school in New Orleans.   There are many people who contribute to making Bricolage special - parents, administration, students and community members - but teachers are at the center of it all.  Bricolage teachers must demonstrate a deep commitment to our mission of advancing educational equity by creating innovators who change the world.   Our teachers embody our organizational values (integrity, empathy and courage). They are always trying to get better, have a deep love for children and approach everything with a joie de vivre. Our teachers create the kind of classrooms that nobody ever wants to leave - where it’s fun to learn and you can almost see the discovery fireworks bouncing off the walls.  We’re looking for others who approach their work like we do – balancing seriousness and diligence with warmth and levity. DUTIES...
11/14/2022
Full time
Bricolage Academy
Special education paraprofessionals, under the direct supervision of special education teachers and administration, provide assistance to both teachers and students in learning lesson plans. They may also work in specialized programs or on an individual basis with students requiring close supervision and special assistance. The paraprofessional provides support, explanation, re-teaching and discipline.  Will support and assist students within the classroom or other educational settings so that all of their support needs are met.  Specific roles/duties are determined by the level of student needs and severity of students’ disabilities.  PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES: Function as an extension of the general and/or special education teacher by supporting the social, behavioral, academic, self-help, and health development of students with disabilities. Support the implementation and progress monitoring of Individualized Education Plans....
06/24/2022
Bricolage Academy
Bricolage’s Special Education teachers develop and implement an effective educational program for students with exceptionalities. Special Education teachers will also inspire their students to use their tools to cope with their exceptionality in order to adapt and be productive in school and in their community. Bricolage Academy is a school with a big goal: we aim to be the highest performing non-selective school in New Orleans.   There are many people who contribute to making Bricolage special - parents, administration, students and community members - but teachers are at the center of it all.  Bricolage teachers must demonstrate a deep commitment to our mission of advancing educational equity by creating innovators who change the world.   Our teachers embody our organizational values (integrity, empathy and innovation). They are always trying to get better, have a deep love for children and approach everything with a joie de vivre....
06/10/2022
Bricolage Academy
The  Teacher of Gifted  is an integral member of the Bricolage Academy Academic team. This team member is an instructional leader who works closely with General Education and Special Education team members and is responsible for service delivery and for organizing, implementing, and supporting modified instructional strategies to meet the needs of gifted students in gifted and/or basic education classes. Our teachers embody our organizational values (integrity, empathy and courage). They are always trying to get better, have a deep love for children and approach everything with a joie de vivre.  Bricolage Academy’s mission is to advance educational equity by preparing students from diverse backgrounds to be innovators who change the world. Bricolage envisions a time when public schools serve the needs of all students—when New Orleans is the world’s premier location for public education and is widely recognized as a world-class city for its...