Job Opportunities

The Founders Academy Job Opportunities 

Updated February 25, 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


OPEN POSITIONS

Math Teacher Full-Time for the 2017-2018 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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Middle / High School Choral Teacher (Part-Time) for 2017-2018 School Year


The Founders Academy is seeking a Part-Time Chorus Teacher to teach in the Middle and High School Choral programs starting in August 2017.  For the 2017-18 school year, the position will likely be responsible for assigned sections of middle school Chorus. 

All students in Grades 6-8 are required to take Chorus and / or Band.  Students in high school can choose to take Music classes as electives.

Additional responsibilities include participation in routine night-time concerts (December, March, June), and attendance / participation in honors festivals at the middle and high school levels.

Knowledge / experience in Theater would also be appreciated, but not required.

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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Assistant Director of Guidance
The Founders Academy, a chartered public school in Manchester, New Hampshire, grades 6-12,  whose mission emphasizes character and leadership, is seeking to grow the guidance office.  

The position would entail working with the district school systems to develop cooperative plans for identified students, working with students with emotional or learning challenges, advising upper-grade students on meeting requirement for designated college entrance, and dealing with social, developmental, and learning issues as they arise during the school day and year.

Five years experience in the middle and / or high school setting is preferred.   Please send resume and references to Dean Maureen Mooney, The Founders Academy, 5 Perimeter Road, Manchester, NH  03103 or careers@tfanh.org.

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World Language Teacher (Full-Time) for 2017-2018 School Year
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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English Language Arts (Full-Time) for the 2017-2018 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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Director of Faculty for 2017-2018 School Year
The Founders Academy, a chartered public school in Manchester, NH serving grades 6-12, is seeking an experienced teacher-administrator to serve as Director of Faculty, starting in 2017-18.

The mission of our school is to prepare students to be ethical citizens and leaders based on a classical curriculum, emphasizing a thorough knowledge of American history and American values. The Director of Faculty position requires someone who believes in our mission.  

The ideal candidate must have the knowledge and experience to be both supportive of faculty and academic department needs, and a motivator of excellence through teamwork, annual assessments, and curricular innovation. 

The Director of Faculty will also assist by enhancing the school's challenging methods of teaching as well as professional development opportunities. 

Please send applications 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. 

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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
• Choral Director
• Assistant Concert Band Director
• 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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