Job Opportunities

2017-2018 Job Openings
Hampstead Hill Academy - Baltimore, Maryland

Hampstead Hill Academy (HHA) is a nurturing, co-educational, tuition-free public charter school serving more than 760 students in pre-kindergarten through eighth grade.  HHA is operated by the Baltimore Curriculum Project (BCP). We are located in southeast Baltimore City about one mile from the harbor. Patterson Park, one of the nation’s best urban parks, is our back yard. Our mission is to prepare our girls and boys to be thinkers, writers and leaders as they move towards broad secondary, post-secondary, and career opportunities. Our student population – approximately 37% Hispanic, 37% White, 23% African-American and 3% Asian and Native American – reflects the rich diversity of our neighborhood. Our school offers dedicated enrichment instruction, physical education, nutrition class, Spanish (middle school only), art, health and wellness, drama, instrumental music, and environmental science as well as several dozen clubs such as chess, theater and debate. HHA is a high performing school. HHA is honored to be a 2016 Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE) School of Excellence in Gifted and Talented Education (EGATE).  Our students are admitted to among the most selective high schools, including City, Poly, Western, Dunbar, Bard, Baltimore School for the Arts, Calvert Hall, St. Joseph’s, and Cristo Rey.

We are looking for smart, team-oriented people who are effective at motivating students and implementing a rigorous curriculum. Staff must take responsibility for students and the curriculum. Exemplary written and oral communication skills are required. We are focused on results and outcomes for students.  Opportunities include:

2017-2018 Openings 

●      Kindergarten Para-Professional

Job requirements: Unless otherwise stated, all positions are 10 months and Maryland State certification is required. Spanish language fluency is preferred for all positions. Compensation and a generous benefits package are determined by Baltimore City Schools. HHA screens candidates. Successful candidates are hired by Baltimore City Public Schools and represented by collective bargaining units.  Interested candidates may send a cover letter and resume detailing current certification, preferably via e-mail, to:

Matthew Hornbeck, Principal
Hampstead Hill Academy, 500 S. Linwood Ave.
Baltimore, Maryland 21224
(410) 396-9146 - Tel., (410) 396-3637 – Fax – E-mail

You will receive a reply within 72 hours indicating receipt of your materials. Successful applicants will participate in an interview on the phone, followed by an invitation to tour HHA, teach a sample lesson and provide a brief, on-the-spot writing sample. Offers will be made on a rolling basis until positions are filled. Visit BCP online at and HHA online at