Cardigan Mountain School A boarding and day school for boys in grades 6 through 9


Cardigan Mountain School is a junior boarding and day school for boys in grades six through nine, located in Canaan, New Hampshire.

The School seeks to employ individuals who will share our commitment to supporting the School’s mission: “To offer a close-knit community that prepares middle school boys—in mind, body, and spirit—for responsible and meaningful lives in a global society.” The School offers competitive salaries and benefits in a rewarding work environment defined by the strength of our community and our core values: compassion, integrity, respect and courage.

Open Positions

Dean of Academics

Posted November 15, 2022

Cardigan Mountain School seeks an experienced educator to lead the school’s academic program, overseeing the academic schedule, student placement, and oversight of the systems of teaching and learning. The Dean of Academics serves as the primary interface between families and the academic program of the school, helping to enroll students in appropriate courses of study, coordinating the creation and distribution of student progress reports, and helping to define strategies for student support. Please see the complete position description for more information and details how to apply.

Director of Summer Programs

Posted September 13, 2022

Cardigan Mountain School seeks an experienced, committed, and dynamic leader to manage the School’s summer programs, while serving in a limited faculty role during the academic year. The Director of Summer Programs will oversee all aspects of the Summer Session program, including student recruitment, budget management, staff recruitment and hiring, and overall operational and strategic management of the program. During the academic year, the Director will serve as part of the School’s strategic administrative team, and take on limited student-facing responsibilities. This role reports to the Head of School, and to the Associate Head of School for academic year responsibilities. Please see the full position description for more information and details how to apply.

Cardigan Mountain School is an equal opportunity employer, and will not discriminate, or tolerate discrimination, against any employee or applicant in any manner prohibited by law.