Careers

Join the Quest Forward Academy Team

Quest Forward Academy is a new kind of high school located on the campus of Bellevue University in Bellevue, NE. Taking a student-centric, project-based, and skills-forward approach to learning, we seek to instill in our students the mindset, habits, and skills that will prepare them for success in future learning, in career, and in life itself.

We are seeking teachers who see themselves as mentors, dedicated to student personal growth, and who serve as joyful facilitators of student-driven inquiry. Quest Forward Academy innovates across the spectrum of learning from schedule, to calendar, to the nature of activity within the classroom. So if you are looking for an opportunity to work in an exciting, innovative learning environment characterized by small class sizes, a collaborative atmosphere, and an ongoing dialogue with your students as they develop academic and life skills, please send a Resume and a Cover Letter describing your qualifications and interest in the position. 

Open Positions


High School Registrar

We are seeking a registrar to join our administrative team. Job responsibilities include:

  • Maintain physical and computerized files, documents, and student records including student cumulative folders, progress reports, class rosters, schedule changes, attendance records, and permanent records of grades.
  • Generate, distribute, and collect enrollment agreements and financial aid applications, serve as the primary point of contact for student tuition accounts.
  • Serve as the interface to the school’s online education platform. Update platform information on a termly basis with rosters for all courses and information about where and when the course meets.
  • Make changes to student enrollment information as needed in a timely manner throughout each term.
  • Interpret and evaluate transcripts of incoming students for the purpose of transferring grades and semester credit hours into Quest Forward Academy’s information system.
  • Compile a variety of reports and recommendations (year-end reports, progress reports, report cards, transcripts).
  • Coordinate testing for PSAT, ACT Plan, SAT, AP, and other yearly standardized testing.
  • Prepare and modify master/student/teacher schedules.
  • Process information requests from students, parents, other districts, colleges/universities, and/or employment agencies.
  • Coordinate the assessment process, including the processing of progress reports, verification and correction of grades, and printing and distribution of progress reports.
  • Attend meetings and trainings as assigned.
  • Process and transmit requests for student information, including student transcripts for colleges and universities.
  • Perform additional duties as requested.

The ideal candidate will have experience and training as part of an educational administrative team, a positive attitude, the ability to maintain confidentiality, meet deadlines, work with detailed information/data, and work under limited supervision. The candidate will have proficiency in Google Suite, MailMerge, Microsoft Excel, and excellent database and spreadsheet skills. An ability to speak Spanish is highly desired.

To apply, send a cover letter and resume to cjohnson@hugollc.com.

 


High School Mathematics Teacher

We are seeking a mathematics mentor for students in grades 9-12. The ideal candidate will have:

  • Teaching experience in grades 9-12
  • Willingness to experiment and try new methods and approaches
  • Comfort with innovative classroom environments
  • Experience with project-based and problem-based learning
  • Facility and comfort with technology

Candidates with experience or training in more than one subject and an ability to teach in multiple subjects are highly desirable. Ability to speak Spanish is also desirable. Applicants should hold, or be able to obtain, a Nebraska teaching certificate. We are interested in both early career individuals looking to join something new and exciting and seasoned educators looking for something new.

Send a Cover Letter with Statement of Teaching Philosophy and Resume to cjohnson@hugollc.com.

 


High School Science Teacher

We are seeking a science mentor for students in grades 9-12 who is able to teach Science at the high school and advanced-placement levels. The ideal candidate will have:

  • Teaching experience in grades 9-12
  • Experience in non-traditional classroom environments
  • Experience with project-based and problem-based learning
  • Facility and comfort with technology
  • Willingness to experiment and try new methods and approaches

Candidates with experience or training in more than one subject and an ability to teach in multiple subjects are highly desirable. Ability to speak Spanish is also desirable. Applicants should hold, or be able to obtain, a Nebraska teaching certificate. We are interested in both early career individuals looking to join something new and exciting and seasoned educators looking for something new.

Send a Cover Letter with Statement of Teaching Philosophy and Resume to cjohnson@hugollc.com. 

 


High School Social Science Teacher

We are seeking a Social Science mentor for students in grades 9-12 who is able to teach Social Science at the high school and advanced-placement levels. The ideal candidate will have:

  • Teaching experience in grades 9-12
  • Experience in non-traditional classroom environments
  • Experience with project-based and problem-based learning
  • Facility and comfort with technology
  • Willingness to experiment and try new methods and approaches

Candidates with experience or training in more than one subject and an ability to teach in multiple subjects are highly desirable. Ability to speak Spanish is also desirable. Applicants should hold, or be able to obtain, a Nebraska teaching certificate. We are interested in both early career individuals looking to join something new and exciting and seasoned educators looking for something new

Send a Cover Letter with Statement of Teaching Philosophy and Resume to cjohnson@hugollc.com.