Thank you for your interest in a career with Headwaters Academy.


 Headwaters Academy seeks to hire inspirational teachers dedicated to leading at the cutting edge of education and ensuring student success.  Our classrooms are multi-age by design.  Candidates must be comfortable working in a multi-age setting that places students first.  Candidates should also be comfortable working beyond and outside the standard classroom on a regular basis and show demonstrated experience and success in this area.  


Interested applicants may send resumes and cover letters to the attention of Dr. Barbara Smith at  Be sure in your covering letter to highlight your professional growth and how your experience will be an asset to Headwaters Academy’s students.  You should also explain how your vision of education is in alignment with Headwaters Academy’s philosophies and dedication to student excellence.



Headwaters Academy engages students with an exceptional outdoor, environmental and entrepreneurial education using authentic project-based curriculum that focuses on learning to adapt and thrive within their local and global world.
The Academy is experiencing growth and continued growth for 2018-2019 will result in full time and part time job openings.
Candidates are encouraged to apply by sending resumes and cover letters to Dr. Barb Smith at
***Please do not send us a standard cover letter as these will be discarded. Rather, please mine our Facebook posts and website and tell us what you think the true meaning of a Headwaters Academy education is.
Tell us how you will be an asset to our burgeoning, exciting, and leading school culture. Make sure you provide some evidence that you go above and beyond on a regular basis.
As exciting as Headwaters Academy is we are also very transparent that the workload here far exceeds that of those in the ‘regular’ school system as children truly do come first here. Let us know that you are prepared for this reality!***