Employment Opportunities

Thetford Academy seeks dynamic, skilled, and caring educators to join our team. TA offers a competitive salary and benefits package and a vibrant learning community in which to work. Check out TA’s mission and values here. As we strive to increase representation of BIPOC faculty and staff and diversify our community, candidates who would add to the racial, cultural, and gender diversity at Thetford Academy are especially encouraged to apply. Learn more about TA’s commitment to anti-racism and DEI efforts.

Openings for 2024-25:

Admissions & Enrollment Manager

Thetford Academy seeks an engaged, strategic professional to join the TA team in the role of Admissions & Enrollment Manager. The Admissions & Enrollment Manager leads student and family recruitment efforts and oversees the enrollment process for the school. The person engages external audiences to position Thetford Academy as an exemplary secondary school option in the Upper Valley community. This is a year-round hourly position, with a salary range from a starting level of $20.25/hour to $30/hour and higher, depending on experience and education level. We are looking for the right candidate to join the TA team in this key role in a 30-40 hour per week capacity.

Special Education Paraprofessional

Thetford Academy is recruiting qualified candidates for a full-time paraprofessional role in the special education department for the 2024-25 school year. Paraprofessionals collaborate with special educators in supporting students with individualized education plans to be successful in their courses and overall academic growth. Settings for the paraprofessional position include general education classrooms and the learning center. Experience working with youth in a school, camp, or similar setting is a plus. Bachelor’s degree is preferred but not required. Strong candidates will identify with some or all of the following descriptors: patient, self-starter, solution-oriented, confident, flexible, adaptable, compassionate, and joyful. The paraprofessional role is a full-time staff position on a school-year calendar. Hourly rates range from starting level of $17.75/hour to $26/hour and higher, depending on experience and education level.

Study Center Coordinator

Thetford Academy seeks a half-time study center coordinator for the 2024-25 school year. This position is responsible for leading a tutorial study hall type of setting during the school day. This is a staff position on a school-year calendar. Experience working with youth in a school, camp, or similar setting a plus. Bachelor’s degree preferred but not required.

Substitute Teachers (Seasonal/Part-time)

Thetford Academy seeks to expand our substitute teacher roster for the 2024-25 school year and invites interested candidates to apply. We offer a rate of $100/day.

Coaches (Seasonal/Part-time)

Thetford Academy is recruiting the following coaching staff for the athletics program:

  • Fall 2024 Season: JV Boys Soccer Coach and Girls Varsity Assistant Soccer Coach
  • Winter 24-25 Season: Varsity Girls Basketball Head Coach
  • Spring 2025: Varsity Baseball Coach

Application Process

Interested candidates for any of the above positions are invited to send a cover letter, resume, and list of 3 references to [email protected]. Applicants should make explicit in the cover letter which position(s) they are applying for. We invite candidates who have expertise in multiple fields to pursue a combination of roles, when appropriate.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Thetford Academy is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate in recruiting, hiring, training, promotion, transfer, discharge, compensation or any other term or condition of employment on the basis of race, gender, color, age, creed, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or disability, or any other reason set forth in state or federal non-discrimination requirements, if the employee can perform the essential functions of the job, with a reasonable accommodation if necessary.

Upcoming Events

July 2024

Tuesday July 16

4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Tuesdays in the TA Garden
Recurs weekly
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Summer Fun Run
Recurs weekly

Thursday July 18

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Schoolhouse Rocks Presents: Zach Nugent and Daniel Marc



We set high expectations. We challenge all members of the school community to reach their highest potential.


We value initiative, courage and dedication. We take personal responsibility for the goals we set and work hard to achieve them.


We work and learn together. We see teachers as coaches, students as team members, families as partners, and learning as practice and action.


We provide individuals with personalized support and guidance. We care about each other and the larger community.


We respect differences among people. We welcome the contribution of varied perspectives to a rich and flexible school culture.