Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities


Ben Franklin is looking to hire part-time Custodians for the 2022-2023 school year. 


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Science Faculty

Benjamin Franklin High School is seeking a full-time science teacher for immediate employment. Potential courses include Biology, Chemistry, and/or AP Environmental Science. Teachers would have an opportunity to work with academically dedicated students and faculty.

Applicants must possess a minimum of a bachelor’s degree. Preference will be given to candidates with degrees in the subject area; advanced degrees; high school teaching experience, including Advanced Placement; and certification, including gifted or talented. Coaching of athletic teams or co-curricular academic teams is also a consideration.


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Softball Coach

Benjamin Franklin High School is seeking a Head Softball Coach. The Head Softball Coach should promote an appreciation of physical fitness, teamwork, and sportsmanship. They should provide leadership and supervision for team and individual drills, and work closely with the other staff and administration. 


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Franklin, founded in 1957, consistently scores as Louisiana's top performing high school by the Louisiana Department of Education, and as a top high school nationally by various reports.  The curriculum is taught at honors, gifted/talented, and Advance Placement levels. Annually, students take approximately 1,000 AP exams and more than 80% score a 3, 4, or, 5. One hundred percent gain admission to colleges and universities in Louisiana, the United States, and Internationally. The school is selective admissions, and considers its socio-economic, ethnic, and cultural diversity as one of its strengths. To that end, faculty and staff are engaged in work to understand and actualize the potential of each student with a commitment to equity and inclusion.


Benjamin Franklin High School does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, veteran or military status, sexual orientation, gender expression or identity, disability, genetic information, marital status or association with a protected individual. The School offers a competitive salary & benefits package. 

Title IX Coordinator: Donald Jackson

E. djackson@bfhsla.org

M. 504-286-2600
O. 504-359-7932