General Openings

Substitute Teacher      -- apply online --

Richard McKenna Public Charters Schools in looking for individuals to be substitutes in a positive and caring learning enviornment. We are located in Mountain Home, ID and serve students in Elementary, Jr High, and High School.

Richard McKenna Online

No openings at this time.

Richard McKenna On Campus

See Substitute Teacher position above in general openings.

Richard McKenna Montessori

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K-8 Principal      -- apply online --


Richard McKenna Charter Schools is seeking a school leader for our K-8 campus in Mountain Home, ID. The school is a Montessori and Project-based Learning school.


This opening is available now and until the position is filled with the best and qualified candidate and will currently serve approximately 220 students. At our K-8 school the staff share a collective dedication to fostering an environment for inclusion and learning. Our passion is preparing students to be academically and socio-emotionally ready for sustained success in a global economy.


The ideal School Leader who leads our K-8 school is a Montessori/Project-based educator with an ability to utilize data for decision making, someone who is willing to do anything that they would ask someone else to do, is a servant leader, a quality communicator, and fully invests in staff, students, and families to maintain a positive school culture.


Minimum Requirements:

 • Current Idaho School Administrator certification or ability to obtain administrator certification.

 • Knowledge and skills working with students who might have additional challenges beyond education.

 • Effective use of technology as a means of analyzing academic achievement data and as a tool to aid in communications with stakeholders.

 • Excellent verbal and written communication using proper grammar and vocabulary.

 • Exemplary work habits verified by previous employers.

 • Strong interpersonal skills.


Desired Requirements:

 • Successful experience as a teacher or as an instructional leader.

 • Previous experience in a school leadership role.

 • Knowledge/experience with Montessori Philosophy and Project-based learning or a strong desire to become knowledgeable of the school programs.