Employment Opportunities

Anyone seeking employment at Newark Charter School should mail completed NCS Employment Application along with a cover letter and resume to:

School Director
Newark Charter School
200 McIntire Drive
Newark, Delaware 19711

NCS Employment Application

View position openings at Join Delaware Schools website.

Applicants who are interested in substitute teaching should contact:


Mrs. Wendy Boonin

Primary School Principal



Mr. Jesse Wakeman

Intermediate School Principal


Dr. Lisa Ueltzhoffer

Jr / Sr High School Principal


NCS Middle School Girls Lacrosse Coach & Track Coach Needed for Spring:

We are looking for coaches for the Middle School Girls Lacrosse team and Middle School Track team for the Spring. The season officially opens on Wednesday, March 1st and extends until mid May. The time commitment is typically 2-3 days a week after school from 3:30pm-5:30pm, with some extra time for away meets/games where coaches need to ride the bus with the athletes to and from the venues.  As always, coaches will need a background check and PPD (TB test) in order to work with the student athletes.  If interested, or know someone who maybe interested, please contact Mr. Reighart at 369-2001(ext. 507) or email him at Timothy.Reighart@ncs.k12.de.us

Long-term Substitute Teachers – Math  (Algebra I and Geometry)


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%

Non-Discrimination Statement
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.