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WE ARE NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR SCHOOL YEAR 2020-21! FOLLOW THE STEPS BELOW TO APPLY TO THE RELAY TEACHING RESIDENCY.

WHO ARE WE SEEKING?

We are looking for talented, and committed teachers from diverse backgrounds who seek to make a positive impact teaching ALL kids, particularly in communities that have been most often denied educational opportunity.

THE SKILLS AND MINDSETS WE LOOK FOR INCLUDE: 

  • Readiness for the rigor of the Relay Teaching Residency Program
  • Commitment to teaching and service
  • Coachability
  • Ability to build relationships in diverse settings
  • Need to succeed

Note: Relay requires a 3.0 GPA to be eligible for the program. If your GPA is between 2.75 and 3.0, you can submit two recommendations to be considered. Click here for more information about GPA requirements. 

Below is a map that outlines the campuses at which we support candidates’ in finding school placements: 

Relay Map

WHAT WILL YOU BE ASKED TO PROVIDE?

We want to learn as much as we can about you. You'll want to have ready:

  • Your resume
  • Your answers to our three essay questions
  • Your unofficial transcript
  • If invited, you will be asked to complete a video interview

Please review the Selection and Placement Process chart below:

Process

How To Apply

1

APPLY TO THE RELAY TEACHING RESIDENCY PLACEMENT PROCESS

If you are looking to make an impact, but haven’t yet been hired by a school, apply to the Relay Teaching Residency Placement Process.

Click here to start your application today!

Please review the chart below for more information about our application deadlines.

Deadlines

Have questions about the application process? Connect with a recruiter!

2

APPLY FOR MASTERS DEGREE AND CERTIFICATION PROGRAMS

If you are ready to change lives and already secured your school placement, apply for a masters degree and certification programs.

You will begin by providing personal and education information, a resume & essay, and recommendations. All applicants, including those who went through Relay’s Residency Placement Program, will also need to provide the following supplementary materials:

  • Official transcripts (including the transcripts showing your bachelor’s degree was conferred)
  • State-specific certification exam results

Once you have completed your admissions application, stay in close touch with the school where you will be working, monitor your application status, and communicate regularly with your Relay Campus to ensure that all materials have been received, and accept your offer, if admitted.

Relay Residency Placement

Learn more about the Relay Residency Placement Selection process!