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Paideia Academy is a classical and Christ-centered Pre-K–12 school currently accepting applications from qualified candidates.

Located in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains, Knoxville, Tennessee is consistently recognized as one of the nation’s best mid-sized cities. We enjoy four beautiful seasons, great neighborhoods, churches, restaurants, events, and people.

With the completion of our new facility, Paideia expects continued growth. Please see our current openings below.


Facility and Grounds Manager

2023-24 School Year. The position is Full time, M-F 8:00-5:00; with flexible hours, as needed and approved, to accomplish maintenance and repairs when students and staff are off campus. View a detailed job description. All qualified candidates should send their resumes to If you have questions, please contact Mrs. Hale at

3rd Grade Teacher

Immediate opening for 3rd Grade Teacher in the current school year. Currently accepting applications from qualified teacher candidates. Prior teaching experience in classical methodology is preferred. Interested candidates should send CVs to