Job Opportunities

The Founders Academy Job Opportunities 

Updated: June 20, 2019


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: 6th, 7th/8th, 9th/10th
Student Handbook


OPEN POSITIONS


History Teacher (full-time) for the 2019-2020 Academic 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 qualified educator 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 Cassie Hayes (Director of Faculty), The Founders Academy, 5 Perimeter Road, Manchester, NH 03103 or careers@tfanh.org
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Anticipated Opening:  English/History Middle School Teacher Full-Time for the 2019-2020 School Year

The Founders Academy Public Charter School seeks a teacher of middle school English and history.  In English, experience, creativity, and passion for the writing process, grammar, and project-based learning, as well as a love of literature are essential.   In history, an in-depth knowledge of American history is required. The English and history curricula align 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 is a unique opportunity for a qualified educator to participate in 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. Detailed course descriptions and syllabi for these middle school 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.  Familiarity with the school's mission and vision is essential (www.thefoundersacademy.org). Please send resume, recommendations and examples of lesson plans, experiments, and projects to Cassie Hayes (Director of Faculty), The Founders Academy, 5 Perimeter Road, Manchester, NH  03103 or careers@tfanh.org.

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Para-Educator

The Founders Academy Public Charter School, grades 6-12, is seeking an experienced
middle/high school para-educator with a passion for helping students to succeed. The mission of the school is to develop educated citizens and leaders who are knowledgeable about our past and who will apply the principles expressed in our founding documents to make wise choices to preserve our liberty while preparing students to use the 21 st century skills to compete in the society we live in.  

The para-educator performs a variety of instructional and/or support duties to assist the school and teachers in instruction, supervision, and education of students with special needs in groups or one-on-one situations. May work with students on an individual basis or in small groups to complete assigned with and keep students on task.  

The ideal candidate will be an enthusiastic team player who has a high school diploma, two or more years of college preferred, and who has experience working with students in a middle or high school setting.

If you think this description aligns with your experience, abilities, and interests, please send
your resume and letters of recommendation to Maureen Mooney, Dean of School, The Founders Academy, 5 Perimeter Road, Manchester, NH 03103 or careers@tfanh.org.

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Anticipated Opening:  Math/Science Middle School Teacher Full-Time for the 2019-2020 School Year

The Founders Academy Public Charter School seeks a teacher of middle school mathematics and science. Subjects taught in science include integrated science of chemistry, physics, earth science, environmental science, and biology. Subjects taught in math include number/operations, measurement, data analysis, probability and to assist in refining and mastering the necessary math skills for students in middle school.  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.  Familiarity with the school's mission and vision is essential (www.thefoundersacademy.org). Please send resume, recommendations and examples of lesson plans, experiments, and projects to Cassie Hayes (Director of Faculty), 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. 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.

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5 Perimeter Road
Manchester, NH 03103
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