Job Opportunities

The Founders Academy Job Opportunities 

Updated January 23, 2017

Thank you for your interest in The Founders Academy! Please send your credentials to:
careers@tfanh.org.  Prior to applying, here are some documents you may want to review for a better understanding of Founders' mission and curriculum: 

Mission Statement
Charter
The Founding Fathers Character and Leadership Curriculum
Course Descriptions
Suggested Syllabi for Round Tables: 6th7th/8th9th/10th
Student Handbook


OPEN POSITIONS


Director of Student Affairs (Vice-Principal) for 2017-2018 School Year (and beyond), Full-Time

The Founders Academy, a chartered public school in Manchester, NH serving grades 6-12, is seeking an experienced teacher-administrator to serve as the Director of Student Affairs, starting in 2017-18.

The mission of our school is to prepare student to be ethical citizens and leaders based on a classical curriculum, emphasizing a thorough knowledge of American history and American values. 

The Director of Student Affairs position requires someone who believes in our mission. The ideal candidate must have a gift for understanding students in order to support both their academic achievement and character development by means of our Leadership Code of Conduct and constructive philosophy of discipline.

The position requires regular interaction with parents, students, and teachers as well as other duties and responsibilities as assigned. Parent communication is essential.
 

Please send credentials to Dean Maureen Mooney, The Founders Academy, 5 Perimeter Road, Manchester, NH 03103 or email careers@tfanh.org.  For more information on the school and its mission and curriculum, go to this web site: www.thefoundersacademy.org.  Salary commensurate with experience.

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History Teacher (Full Time) for the 2018-2019 school year

The Founders Academy chartered public school, grades 6-12, seeks an experienced middle-high school history teacher with a passion for and an in-depth knowledge of American history. The mission of the school is to develop educated citizens and leaders who are knowledgeable about our past and who will apply the principles of our founding to make wise choices to preserve our liberty. This is a unique opportunity for a teacher-historian-patriot to participate in the creation of new, challenging and meaningful curriculum, which emphasizes writing, project-based learning and enthusiasm for the subject matter in a school where teacher initiative and creativity is paramount.

Please send resume, letters of recommendation and examples of lessons to Dean Maureen Mooney, The Founders Academy, 5 Perimeter Road, Manchester, NH 03103 or careers@tfanh.org.

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English Language Arts (Full-Time) for the 2018-2019 school year

The Founders Academy, a chartered public middle-high school in Manchester, New Hampshire, welcomes applications for the position of middle school English teacher. Experience, creativity, and passion for the subject are desirable, as are skilled teaching of the writing process, grammar, and project-based learning, as well as a love of literature. 

The English program aligns with the mission of the school, which is to develop citizens and leaders, who are knowledgeable about America’s founding principles and history and who will make informed decisions to preserve our liberty.

This position offers a unique opportunity to create your own curriculum within the parameters set by the mission of the school.

Please send resume, letters of recommendation and examples of previous lessons and projects to Dean Maureen Mooney, The Founders Academy, 5 Perimeter Road, Manchester, NH 03103 or maureen.mooney@tfanh.org.

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World Language Teacher for 2018-2019 School Year

The Founders Academy chartered public school, grades 6-12, seeks an experienced, fluent, and inspired Spanish teacher, initially to teach language and culture to middle school students. This is an opportunity to create your own curriculum in line with some of our teaching principles, such as hands-on, project-based learning, and a rich program of reading, writing and speaking.
Please send resume, letters of recommendation and examples of lessons to Dean Maureen Mooney, The Founders Academy, 5 Perimeter Road, Manchester, NH 03103 or careers@tfanh.org.

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Math Teacher Full-Time for the 2018-2019 School Year

The Founders Academy Chartered Public School seeks a teacher of mathematics.  Subjects taught include number/operations, measurement, data analysis, probability and to assist in refining and mastering the necessary math skills for students in middle school for the 2017-2018 school year and beyond.  Detailed course descriptions and syllabi for these classes can be found online at www.thefoundersacademy.org. 
 
Teaching experience is preferred but not required, a passion for math and the desire to teach a creative, engaging curriculum are required.  This is an excellent opportunity for a creative teacher to participate in the design of a  curriculum according to his own gifts and interests.  Please send resume, recommendations and examples of lesson plans and projects to Dean Maureen Mooney, The Founders Academy, 5 Perimeter Road, Manchester, NH  03103 or careers@tfanh.org.
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Science Teacher Full-Time (2017-2018 School Year)

The Founders Academy chartered public school seeks a teacher of integrated science, including chemistry, physics, earth science, environmental science, and biology for the 2017-2018 school year and beyond. Certain other grade sections including chemistry, earth and space science, biology, and physical science are also taught. Detailed course descriptions and syllabi for these classes can be found online at www.thefoundersacademy.org.

Teaching experience, a passion for the subject, and the ability to work well in a collaborative environment are desirable. This is an excellent opportunity for a creative teacher to assist in the development of an innovative curriculum according to his or her own gifts and interests. Please send resume, recommendations and examples of lesson plans, experiments, and projects to Dean Maureen Mooney, The Founders Academy, 5 Perimeter Road, Manchester, NH  03103 or careers@tfanh.org.
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Internships
The Founders Academy has opportunities for interns. Visit our Intern page for more information. 


The Founders Welcomes Your Application
Resumes are accepted year round at The Founders Academy.  Please feel free to send your resume and other materials to careers@tfanh.org in the following subject areas:

• History
• Math
• English
• French
• Spanish
• Economics
• Science
• Art
• Chorus
• Band
• Business (entrepreneurship, finance, accounting)
• Personal and Business Finance
• Technology/Computer Science


About The Founders Academy
Founded in 2014, The Founders Academy is a free public charter school for grades 6-12 located at 5 Perimeter Road in Manchester. This fall, the school will offer grades 6-11.   The school's mission focuses on the virtues of the Founding Fathers, leadership, character building, classical and challenging education in the core subjects and elective courses.   Established by the Founders Academy Foundation, the school offers the opportunity for each student to pursue mastery in their studies. Although the school is public, there is an application and possible lottery process for admittance. For more information or to schedule a visit, go to www.thefoundersacademy.org or call (603) 952-4705.


The Founders Academy Public Charter School
5 Perimeter Road
Manchester, NH 03103

 

Please send your credentials to: careers@tfanh.org.

Please send your credentials to: careers@tfanh.org.

World Language Teacher (Full-Time)

The Founders Academy chartered public school, grades 6-12, seeks full time, experienced, fluent, and inspired French and/or Spanish teachers, initially to teach  language and culture, to middle school students. This is an opportunity to create your own curriculum in line with some of our teaching principles, such as hands-on, project-based learning, and a rich program of reading, writing and speaking.


Please send resume, letters of recommendation and examples of lessons to Dean Maureen Mooney, The Founders Academy, 5 Perimeter Road, Manchester, NH 03103 or careers@tfanh.org.

World Language Teacher (Full-Time)

The Founders Academy chartered public school, grades 6-12, seeks full time, experienced, fluent, and inspired French and/or Spanish teachers, initially to teach  language and culture, to middle school students. This is an opportunity to create your own curriculum in line with some of our teaching principles, such as hands-on, project-based learning, and a rich program of reading, writing and speaking.


Please send resume, letters of recommendation and examples of lessons to Dean Maureen Mooney, The Founders Academy, 5 Perimeter Road, Manchester, NH 03103 or careers@tfanh.org.

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