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Allen Academy cultivates the skills and attitudes that characterize adaptive expertise, equipping students with the mindset necessary for academic success, preparation for life, and meaningful contribution to their local, college, and global communities.

To fulfill this mission, we look for experienced teachers who demonstrate a passion for young people, a commitment to learning, and a growth mindset. Allen is a wonderful place to teach. Our faculty members are continually encouraged to pursue excellence in and out of the classroom, have the support of colleagues, administrators, and parents, and teach children who are eager to learn.

  • What makes teaching at Allen a unique and worthwhile experience?
  • Class sizes are small (12-18 students).
  • We are the only independent school within 80 miles.
  • We are committed to developing long-lasting, meaningful relationships with students.
  • Students are at the heart of every decision that is made — we always ask “What’s best for them?”

In addition to an intellectually rigorous academic program, students are required to participate in arts each day, as well as an athletic endeavor.

Substitute Openings

If you are interested in substituting at Allen Academy, please complete this Application for Employment and contact Rebecca Funkhouser at 

Administration Openings 
Teaching Openings 

Full-Time Math Teacher 6th - 12th Grade & Coach - We are currently accepting applicants for a qualified 6th - 12th Grade Math Teacher and coach for the 2021-2022 school year. The position includes full-time teaching salary and coaching stipend(s) commensurate with experience. Coaching duties to be assigned include fall sixman football, winter basketball, and spring sport TBD. The ability to coach both middle school & varsity sports is ideal.

We are seeking candidates that care about student achievement in the classroom and athletics. Academically the candidate should be able to excel in their teaching fulfilling multiple math courses, while working well with colleagues and communicating with parents regularly to promote student success. The candidate should be interested in being a part of a competitive athletic department culture; focused on building relationships and character development through physical, mental, and emotional growth that translates in sports and life. Encouraging multi-sport participation and willingness to share student-athletes within the athletic department and fine arts is essential. Adhering to all rules and regulations set forth by Allen Academy and TAPPS is required.

The successful candidate will report to the Head of The Middle & Upper School and Athletic Director. Previous teaching or coaching experience is preferred but not required. To apply for this position please submit a letter of interest, resume, teaching philosophy and coaching philosophy to Leah Stewart, at and Athletic Director, Adrian Adams at for review.

Full-Time Drama Teacher / Director - Please submit a cover letter and resume to Rebecca Funkhouser, Administrative Assistant, at 

Staff Openings

Part-Time Building & Grounds Maintenance Worker — Please submit a cover letter and resume to Rebecca Funkhouser, Administrative Assistant, at

If you are interested in teaching at Allen Academy, please check back regularly. Please also note that our main hiring season is in February and March of each school year.

Allen Academy is an equal opportunity employer and makes all employment decisions without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, disability, and age.  The School conforms with all applicable federal, state, and local laws, rules, guidelines, and regulations and provides equal employment opportunity in all employment and employee relations.


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Last updated: (February 9th 2021) 

Allen Academy ("us", "we", or "our") operates (the "Site"). This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of Personal Information we receive from users of the Site. 

We use your Personal Information only for providing and improving the Site. By using the Site, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy.

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While using our Site, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you. Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to your name ("Personal Information"). 


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This Log Data may include information such as your computer's Internet Protocol ("IP") address, browser type, browser version, the pages of our Site that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages and other statistics. 

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The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security. 

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