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Employment at Asheville Academy – We Are Growing!

Thank you for your interest in employment at Asheville Academy.  As we grow, we continually seek qualified candidates looking for jobs where they can make a difference in the lives of young students.

Please note: The first step in applying for any position at Asheville Academy is to complete the Application for Employment below.

Fill out and email application 1 and application 2 along with a resume and cover letter to gwren@ashevilleacademy.comNo phone calls or walk-ins please.

Thanks again for your interest in employment at Asheville Academy.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Asheville Academy will extend equal employment and advancement opportunities to all qualified individuals regardless of their race, color, age, sex, gender, pregnancy, religion, disability, national origin, ethnic background, military service and/or citizenship, or any other classification protected by applicable local, state or federal law.

Current Openings:

Asheville Academy


Are you interested in working with a company whose mission is to provide a community that fosters healthy relationships, personal growth, and academic confidence in an activity-intensive environment? We are searching for staff to support our goal to rebuild, repair, and restore relationships between students and their families. 


  • The Mentor position is a “live-in”, 7 days on 7 days off schedule.
  • Staff report to work on Monday morning, stay and work on campus for the next 7 days (including overnights) and leave shift the following Monday after shift exchange.
  • Schedule is similar to a wilderness program; except you’re sleeping in a comfy bed in a cabin and are provided chef-prepared meals 3x a day plus snacks!


  • Must be 21 years old.
  • Bachelor’s Degree is preferred but not required.
  • Those who have succeeded in this job include athletes, outdoor enthusiasts, and team-focused individuals.
  • Individuals with prior experience as a counselor, direct support professional, social worker, and caregiver are encouraged to apply.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Pay: $41,148 – $47,827 per year

COVID-19 considerations:
Weekly mandatory testing on campus, copy of vaccination card required if applicable

Wanted:  Alternative Middle School Social Studies Teacher

Small classes of 4-10 (female at birth students)
Grades 5-10
Classes in session M-Th year round
Alternating between American History and World History curriculums
Health, Vision and Dental Benefits
No end of course exams or teaching to a test
Competitive wages (pay based off of NC Teacher Salary Schedule)
Located on 100-acre campus between Black Mountain and Old Fort
No student cell phones in class!


Licensed (or working towards a license) Middle School or High School Teacher
Knowledgeable and passionate about teaching social studies
Ability to work with diverse learners and neurodivergent students
Excellent communication skills
Growth Mindset

Interested?  Please send your cover letter and resume to

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