Anyone seeking employment at Newark Charter School should mail completed NCS Employment Application along with a cover letter and resume to:
Newark Charter School
200 McIntire Drive
Newark, Delaware 19711
Applicants who are interested in substitute teaching should contact:
Position openings for the 2018-2019 school year include the following:
Elementary Special Education Teacher (full-time)
The teacher is responsible for planning, organizing and implementing an instructional program for students identified with Autism and/or Cognitive Disabilities within a small group setting. The teacher will adapt materials from the general education classroom, develop IEPs, monitor student progress, and collaborate with related service staff.
Jr./Sr. High School Social Studies Teacher (part-time)
Speech Therapist/Educational Diagnostician (full-time)
Speech Therapist is responsible for planning, organizing, and implementing speech language therapy for students with a variety of communication needs. The Speech Therapist will also have Educational Diagnostician responsibilities for a caseload of students who receive special education services.
School Psychologist (full-time)
The School Psychologist will evaluate the needs of students to determine eligibility for special education services as well as the need for behavioral and counseling supports. The school psychologist will collaborate with school staff in developing academic, behavioral, and mental health supports for students including Psychoeducational Evaluations, Functional Behavioral Assessments, Behavioral Support Plans, individual and small group counseling, in class behavioral consultation, and other related duties as assigned.
Paraprofessionals (Elementary School, full-time) – 3 needed
· The first paraprofessional is responsible for supporting students identified with Autism and/or Cognitive Disabilities within a small group setting, push-in inclusion settings, and during related arts classes.
· The second paraprofessional is responsible for supporting a student who requires additional adult support during their academic day.
· The third paraprofessional is responsible for working with students with special needs in a variety of classroom settings.
Paraprofessional (Intermediate School; full-time) – 1 needed
· This paraprofessional is responsible for working with students with special needs in a variety of classroom settings.
Business Education Teacher (Junior/Senior High School; full-time)
Art Teacher (Junior/Senior High School; part-time)
Summer part-time employment opportunities
Speech Therapist k-12: 12 Month / Extended School Year (ESY)
Speech Therapist will be responsible for planning, organizing, and implementing speech language therapy for students with a variety of communication needs during summer programming.
Paraprofessionals 4-6th grade: 12 Month / Extended School Year (ESY)
Paraprofessionals will be responsible for supporting students identified with Autism and/or Cognitive Disabilities within a small group setting during summer programming.
Newark Charter School, enrolling 2,330 students in grades K-12
The Mission of the Newark Charter School is to promote high levels of student effort, achievement and decorum for children in grades K-12 in the Greater Newark community by providing continuous, engaging and rigorous academic challenges grounded in a sequential core of common knowledge, delivered in a community of students, educators and involved parents who value scholarship and appropriate behavior.
Operating since 2001, Newark Charter School’s primary and intermediate schools are located on its Patriot Way Campus and the junior/senior high school is located on the McIntire Drive Campus in the City of Newark. The high school, which opened in 2013, is adding grade 12 in 2016.
Newark Charter School is recognized as a school of excellence both at the state and national levels.
- Named National Blue Ribbon School for Academic Excellence (U.S. Department of Education)
- Named Reward School: Highest Performing School and Superior School (Delaware Department of Education)
- Named Top Workplace-Best in Delaware (News Journal/Workplace Dynamics)
- National Title I Distinguished School (U.S. Department of Education)
- Ranked # 2 on the national list for top performing schools or districts in reading. (Global Report Card, George W. Bush Presidential Center)
- Designated a Core Knowledge Visitation School and top ten Core Knowledge Schools in the Country (Core Knowledge Foundation)
- 3,300 students on a waiting list (2015-2016)
- Parent satisfaction rating: 100%
It is the policy of the Board of Directors of the Newark Charter (“District”) that no person shall, on the basis of race, color, creed, sex, national origin, age or disability, be subjected to any discrimination prohibited by the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended; the Age Discrimination in Employment Act, as amended; American with Disabilities Act; Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973; Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972; and other applicable laws, regulations, and Executive Orders. This policy applies to recruitment, employment, and subsequent placement, training, promotion, compensation, continuation, probation, discharge, and other terms and conditions of employment over which the District has jurisdiction. Any questions, please contact the School Director at 302-369-2001.