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

Director of Facilities

Posted March 28, 2023

Cardigan Mountain School seeks a skilled and experienced professional to manage the operations and maintenance of the School’s physical plant. The position is a 12-month, full-time, exempt position, and requires some weekend and evening hours. Reporting to the CFO/Assistant Head of School, the Director of Facilities is responsible for proactive oversight of the School’s physical campus, including maintenance, repair, and improvements of all buildings, security, school-owned residences, grounds, water system, athletic fields, vehicles, and other equipment. This position manages our facilities staff, including skilled trades, grounds, and housekeeping. The Director of Facilities will work closely with Director of Planning & Construction in the planning and execution of campus projects outlined in the Strategic Plan. Please see the complete position description for more information about the role and the application process.

Dean of Faculty 

Posted March 3, 2023

The Dean of Faculty manages and supports the faculty at Cardigan Mountain School, and holds primary responsibility for the recruitment, development, and retention of outstanding teachers. The Dean of Faculty recruits and hires faculty from diverse backgrounds who appreciate the enthusiasm of middle school boys and thrive in a dynamic and community-focused environment; promotes a culture of growth and learning through thoughtful evaluation and professional development of teachers; maintains the School's academic and master calendars; and is involved in academic, coaching, and residential duties. See the complete position description for more information and 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.