Do you Thrive Working in Fast Paced Environment Where Every Day Brings a New Challenge?

To apply for any position, please download and complete our Employment Application (above) and submit a cover letter, resume, 3 letters of recommendation and copy of certification (if applicable). You can email application materials to employment@polarischarterschool.org or mail them to 100 Coolidge Ave., Manchester NH, 03102 Attn: Jennifer Murdock-Smith.

Elementary Classroom Teacher Full-Time Position: 190 days/year

Job Summary: Teachers at Polaris Charter School create a joyful and exciting learning community where intellectually curious students are empowered to reach their full potential academically, socially, emotionally, and creatively. In this position, you will foster a love of learning while working with a class of 16 students ages 9-11 utilizing personal learning plans and a project-oriented, interdisciplinary curriculum that allows students to advance based on subject mastery.

All applicants must submit a cover letter, resume, 3 current letters of reference, completed application, certification and transcripts.

Applicants must also submit a written response to two of the following three questions:

  • How would you arrange a multi-age classroom that helps all students to thrive?

  • What does inter-disciplinary, project-based education mean to you? In your response, include examples from your own experience.

  • What special strengths, talents and background experiences might you bring to Polaris Charter School?

Para-educator: Part-Time Position: 30 hrs/week Salary to Commensurate with Experience

Job Summary:

  • Under the direction of the case manager, provide one-to-one academic assistance within the regular education classroom

  • Assist/monitor behavioral goals by collecting data and accompanying the student throughout the school day.

Must have a high school diploma. College coursework is desirable. Experience working with children, preferably in a school setting or any equivalent combination of education and experience, which demonstrates possession of the required knowledge, skills and abilities.