Job Opportunities

The Founders Academy Job Opportunities 

Updated: June 24, 2020


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


Special Education Teacher

The Founders Academy is seeking a Special Education teacher for the 2020-2021 school year. The Special Education Teacher will act as a facilitator to support academic, social, behavioral and emotional growth of students. 

Qualifications:

-Certified or able to be certified prior to the start of the school year as a Special Educator in NH.
-Master’s Degree in Education
-Experience working with middle and high school students
-Highly organized
-Experience overseeing IEPs, writing goals, and supporting teachers with implementation of IEP goals, modifications and accommodations
-Able to provide direct instruction to individual students, small groups of students, and in class for students.
-Able to support teachers in implementing IEP goals and in making appropriate accommodations and modifications for students.
-Familiarity with the Orton-Gillingham Approach, Stevenson Program or another multisensory reading program, preferred.

Responsibilities:

-Oversee all students with IEPs
-Collaborate with sending school districts to develop IEP goals and monitor progress for students with IEPs.
-Maintain regular ongoing communication with parents and teachers of students with IEPs.
-Provide instruction to students in individual, group settings as stipulated in the IEP.
-Assist teachers and staff in implementing and tracking IEP goals, modifications, and accomodations.
-Participate in transition planning for all IEP students transitioning from middle to high school or from high school to post-high school.
-Monitor implementation of IEP goals, modifications, and accomodations.
-Maintain documentation of IEP goals, modifications, accommodations, and student progress.

Familiarity with the school's mission and vision is essential (www.thefoundersacademy.org). Please send resume, recommendations and other pertinent information to Melissa Moyer, The Founders Academy, 5 Perimeter Road, Manchester, NH  03103 or careers@tfanh.org.


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School Counselor for 2020-2021

The Founders Academy Public Charter School, grades 6-12, is seeking a NH certified, passionate school counselor for the 2020-2021 school year. This is a full-time position for a person who will work under the supervision of the Director of Student Services. The ideal candidate will demonstrate the ability to assist students, parents and school personnel in developing and implementing effective programming to support academic, behavioral, and social and emotional growth. 

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:  Master’s Degree in School Counseling and NH Certification (0040) required. Special Education and Middle /High School experience preferred. Familiarity with college and career counseling and standardized test administration ideal.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
Start date is July 1, 2020. This is a year-round position with health insurance benefits available.

Please send your resume with salary requirements, and letters of recommendation to Melissa Moyer, The Founders Academy, 5 Perimeter Road, Manchester, NH 03103 or careers@tfanh.org.


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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 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.

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