Equal Opportunity Employer

Odyssey School is an equal opportunity employer and is dedicated to celebrating diversity. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status. If an applicant needs assistance or an accommodation during the application process because of a disability, it is available upon request. Odyssey School is pleased to provide such assistance, and no applicant will be penalized as a result of such a request.

We are a small private school and our mission is preparing students to meet the challenges of the 21st century from an authentic sense of self. Odyssey School combines high academic standards with a deep sense of self-knowledge and encourages a meaningful relationship between the two. We are a small, community-centered institution spanning pre-k through high school with a low student-teacher ratio.

Employment Application (see specific jobs for where to send applications and resume): Odyssey Job Application Form

Current Positions: 

Odyssey School is hiring Substitute Teachers! (Asheville)

Odyssey is looking for dedicated substitute teachers for PreK – 12th grades. Applicants should have a strong desire to work, learn, and teach in an integral, creative, and dynamic community. Preference will be given to candidates with strong proficiency in technology and leadership skills. Modeling enthusiasm, compassionate communication, and strong organizational skills for students is key!

Criminal Background checks are required before the first day of employment.

If you are interested in our philosophy and would like to join our community, please apply. Provide a cover letter and resume to Carly Penny (cpenny@odysseycommunity.org).


Odyssey School is an independent, non-profit school with a focus on whole child, emotionally intelligent, personalized curriculum for students in PreK-12.

Our mission is to prepare students, families, and educators to lead the 21st century with an authentic sense of self.

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Community Announcements:

Odyssey to host "Positively Glows: An Online Auction and Night Out", October 8th at Lexington Glassworks. Get your tickets here. 

Get In Touch

If you have questions about Odyssey’s mission, community, or programs, please give us a call! You can also contact us to schedule a tour, meet our teachers, our directors, and visit our learning spaces.          

Covid-19 Policies and Procedures

Odyssey School is excited to welcome our students back to campus for the 2022/23 school year. Please read our regularly updated policies and procedures.


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