Job Opportunities

The Founders Academy Job Opportunities 

Updated July 10, 2018

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



English Logic/Rhetoric (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 an English teacher of Logic and Rhetoric. Experience, creativity, and passion for the subject are desirable, as are skilled implementation of the Socratic Method and a knowledge of classical logic and rhetoric. A Master’s degree in related subject matter is preferred.

The English program is based on a curriculum of classical studies that includes analyzing the lives of great men and women of history.

This position offers a unique opportunity to collaborate within the department to develop the curriculum.

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

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French Teacher for 2018-2019 School Year

The Founders Academy chartered public school, grades 6-12, seeks an experienced, fluent, and inspired French 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 (2018-2019 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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P.E. Teacher for 2018-2019 (Part-time)

The Founders Academy, a chartered public middle-high school in Manchester, New Hampshire, welcomes applications for the position of part-time PE teacher. Experience, creativity, and passion for the subject are desirable. 

Classes would run from 12:45 - 3:15 Monday through Friday. Students would be engaged in physical activities on school grounds such as basketball, soccer, wiffleball, exercising, yoga and more.

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

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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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.


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.

Computer Science Teacher, Full-Time (anticipated for 2018-2019 school year)

The Founders Academy public charter school, grades 6-12, seeks an experienced middle-high  school computer science teacher, with a passion for and an in-depth knowledge of digital tools to support academic learning in all content areas. 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 for the 21st century skills to compete in the current technology enriched society we live in. This is a unique opportunity for a computer science teacher/technology integration specialists to participate in the creation of a new, challenging, and meaningful curriculum which emphasizes the use of technology in project-based learning to support skill development for success in all academic areas.  Applicants should be well versed in Google Apps for Education, various web tools such as but not limited to WeVideo, Scratch, Code.org, Prezi, Animoto, and Zaptions. Familiarity with LanSchool is a plus.


The ideal candidate is highly encouraged to be Google Level 1 Certified, belief in Gamified Learning Theory, hold NH Certification in either Computer Science or Technology Integration Specialists with 3-5 years experience teaching at the Middle School/ High School level, completed professional training in Exploring Computer Science, and CS Discoveries, with excellent classroom management skills.


Additional Skills in the following areas a plus:

Graphic Design using Adobe

Java - Computer Science A



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

Computer Science Teacher, Full-Time (anticipated for 2018-2019 school year)

The Founders Academy public charter school, grades 6-12, seeks an experienced middle-high  school computer science teacher, with a passion for and an in-depth knowledge of digital tools to support academic learning in all content areas. 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 for the 21st century skills to compete in the current technology enriched society we live in. This is a unique opportunity for a computer science teacher/technology integration specialists to participate in the creation of a new, challenging, and meaningful curriculum which emphasizes the use of technology in project-based learning to support skill development for success in all academic areas.  Applicants should be well versed in Google Apps for Education, various web tools such as but not limited to WeVideo, Scratch, Code.org, Prezi, Animoto, and Zaptions. Familiarity with LanSchool is a plus.


The ideal candidate is highly encouraged to be Google Level 1 Certified, belief in Gamified Learning Theory, hold NH Certification in either Computer Science or Technology Integration Specialists with 3-5 years experience teaching at the Middle School/ High School level, completed professional training in Exploring Computer Science, and CS Discoveries, with excellent classroom management skills.


Additional Skills in the following areas a plus:

Graphic Design using Adobe

Java - Computer Science A



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

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