Employment

Thank you for your interest in becoming a part of the FernLeaf Community! We are a fun loving, positive and cohesive group of educators committed to the FernLeaf Mission. We value, respect and support each other in everything we do, which is a part of what makes FernLeaf an awesome place to work. From our thoughtful calendar to our noon dismissal every Friday, we are intentional in our school design to make sure our staff are supported. 

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Benefits of joining our TEAM
  • Noon dismissal every Friday for collaborative planning, staff meetings and training

  • Thoughtful calendar with breaks at the toughest times of the year for students and staff

  • Healthy snacks provided every Monday morning and Friday afternoon

  • Staff wellness initiatives including massage days, delicious lunches and more

  • Regular staff outings and annual staff retreat

  • 9% contribution to your 401K, no match required

  • Provides a professional financial advisor to help staff with personal finance

    Additional Full-Time Benefits

  • State Salary Schedule for Teachers

  • State Health Plan, cost of individual coverage paid mostly by FernLeaf

  • Life Insurance, cost of $50,000 coverage paid by FernLeaf

  • Dental, Vision, Accident and other supplemental insurance options

There are two steps to apply for a position at Fernleaf:
  1. Complete a basic application online through NC TeacherMatch (Click here for instructions)

  2. Answer a variety of FernLeaf-specific questions here.

Variable

On Site

positions for 2021-2022 school year

Want to be a part of FernLeaf’s incredible elementary program, help with the continued growth and development of our amazing middle grades, or play a role in the design and development of an important new high school program?  Now is a great time to get your foot in the door and help FernLeaf grow!  We believe in hiring the right people first, and then moving all of our human resources around in a way that best serves our students, their families, and our staff.  To that end, we do not advertise specific grade levels or subjects for our highly sought after teaching positions during the hiring process.  If you're a good fit for FernLeaf, we'll find the right fit for you whether you're a dedicated 8th Grade Math Educator or are an expert Kindergarten Educator.   Since FernLeaf is continuing to grow each year through high school (K-8 in 2021-22), numerous teaching and leadership opportunities working with a wide array of students and staff in different capacities and settings will unfurl over time.  There’s no better time to join our incredible team than now!  Current NC Teacher License preferred but not required.

Elementary & Middle Grade Teaching positions

Full Time

On Site

exceptional children teacher

Want to be a part of one of the most amazing EC Teams out there?  FernLeaf has an opening for the 2021-2022 school year for a full time EC Teacher to join an incredibly smart, compassionate, and committed group of people currently serving students in Kindergarten through 6th grade in a variety of settings.  Since FernLeaf is growing each year through high school, numerous teaching and leadership opportunities working with a wide array of students and staff in different capacities and settings will unfurl over time.  Now is a great time to get your foot in the door and help FernLeaf grow!  This is a permanent position but given the time of year and the nature of operating during a pandemic, an interim candidate may be considered.

Full Time

On Site

immediate needs
IMMEDIATE NEEDS