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:

Director of Student Support Services

Thetford Academy seeks a dynamic leader with deep experience in the field of special education to become our next Director of Student Support Services. This position plays a key role in fulfilling the mission of Thetford Academy, helping to ensure that each student is supported in their unique learning style to reach their potential. The Director leads a team of special educators and paraprofessionals to provide direct services for students, and works across departments providing guidance to all faculty around accommodations and interventions to meet student needs. Responsibilities include leadership of special education and section 504 programs, partnerships with sending schools and LEA representatives, professional development, legal compliance and accreditation, budgeting and billing, close collaboration with colleagues, family outreach, and more. The Director of Student Support Services is a full-time administrator position and reports to the Head of School. Application deadline of March 22, 2024; start date of July 1, 2024.

Physical Education & Health Teacher

Thetford Academy is seeking outstanding candidates to apply for an opening in the physical education department for the 2024-25 school year and beyond. The position includes both middle school and high school classes, grades 7-12. This is a 1.0 FTE faculty position. Start date is approximately August 20, 2024.

Mathematics Teacher (One-Year Contract)

Thetford Academy seeks a math teacher to fill a 1 year leave of absence. This is a temporary position for the 2024-25 school year. Thetford Academy is a 7-12 school and strong candidates will bring experience at the middle school and high school levels and with a diversity of math learners. Anticipated course content for this position includes a range of levels, including pre-algebra, algebra, and algebra 2. Start date is approximately August 20, 2024.

Current Openings for 2023-2024:

Substitute Teachers (Seasonal/Part-time)

Thetford Academy seeks to expand our substitute teacher roster for the 2023-24 school year and invites interested candidates to apply. We offer a competitive rate of $100/day.

Coaches (Seasonal/Part-time)

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

  • Spring 24 Season: MS Softball

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

April 2024

Wednesday April 17Friday April 19

8th Grade Trip to Montreal

Wednesday April 17

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
High School Planning & Course Registration Info Session for Parents (Class of 2028) - online

Friday April 19

All Day
Course Registration DUE - Classes of 2027
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
TA Show

Saturday April 20

11:00 am – 12:30 pm
BB/SB vs Vergennes

Monday April 22Friday April 26

No School ~ Spring Break

Tuesday April 23

4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
HS Track Meet @ Lebanon
4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
BB/SB @ Lake Region



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.