Upper School Science Long-term Substitute (Biology)
Job Details
About TCA

TCA was founded on the purpose of educating and developing the whole person for the glory of God, we integrate faith with learning because we believe God created us in His image to be lovers and learners of Him, of our neighbors and of all creation. Our students are challenged academically through rigorous curriculum in 21st century classrooms. We are dedicated to preparing our students to pursue higher education at the country’s most prestigious and challenging colleges and universities. Through a combination of called and caring teachers, low student turnover and active family involvement, the TCA experience is one of community. Families, faculty and students develop long-standing relationships built on a pursuit of excellence in every area and a shared commitment to Jesus Christ. 

Trinity Christian Academy is looking for a dedicated, enthusiastic and knowledgeable employee to join our education community who meets the following criteria:

  • Has a desire to work in a private, independent, conservative, evangelical Christian college preparatory school
  • Is a committed Christian, active in your local church and growing in your personal walk with Christ
  • Has a passion for your areas of specialty, as well as the ability to communicate effectively with students and parents
  • Has a personal lifestyle and character that are above reproach
  • Welcomes the opportunity to disciple and mentor students, helping develop godly character in their lives


Responsibilities and Qualifications

This is a temporary position. We are looking for someone to be a long-term Substitute Teacher in our Upper School Science department. This position will teach four sections of Upper School Science, to include three sections of Biology (Freshman) and one section of Pre-AP Biology (Freshman). This position will run from the end of November through sometime in January.

General Responsibilities

  • Execute given curriculum and follow schedule
  • Teach biology content/lectures
  • Prepare, facilitate, and clean up biology labs
  • Grade and record all applicable assignments
  • Work cohesively with other members of the US Science department
  • Ability to build a good rapport with students

Required Education, Experience and Qualifications 

  • BA in education or subject area
  • Biology teaching experience preferred
  • Ability to effectively interact with students, parents and employees

Physical, Mental and Environmental Requirements

  • Normal physical demands of teaching (including, but not limited to standing, reaching, stooping, squatting down, kneeling, and occasional lifting)
  • Must be able to effectively communicate with colleagues, students and parents, answering questions in a professional and friendly manner

If you have applied for a position at TCA within the last 12 months, please contact Dina Brown and ask to have that application submitted for the new position that you are interested in. We encourage you to send a cover letter for the new position, as well as updated references and employment history, if applicable. Depending on the new position that you are applying for, we may have additional application questions that you will need to answer. If so, Dina will contact you.