Middle School 8th Grade History/English Teacher
Job Details
Full Time
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

We are looking for a dedicated teacher and Christ follower to teach History and English to our 8th grade students for the 2021-22 school year.

General Responsibilities

  • Full-time teaching load - 4 classes
  • Responsible to teach History and English
  • Grade and record all applicable assignments
  • Work cohesively with other members of the TCA staff
  • Build a good rapport with students

Required Education, Experience and Qualifications 

  • BA in Education, English, or History/Social Studies, with a minimum of 12 credit hours in both English and History courses; emphasis in the teaching of writing is strongly preferred
  • 7th-12th grade or Secondary Certification is strongly preferred
  • Experience in teaching of writing and the integration of History and English is strongly preferred
  • Experience in teaching Middle School students is preferred
  • Ability to effectively interact with students, parents and employees
  • Experience in the teaching of writing and the integration of History and English is strongly preferred

Physical, Mental and Environmental Requirements

  • Normal physical demands of teaching
  • Must be able to give, receive and analyze information, prepare written materials and input information into a computer
  • Must be able to effectively communicated with colleagues, students and parents, answering questions in a professional and friendly manner

Job Details
Position:   Middle School 8th Grade History/English Teacher
Department:   Middle School
Reports To:   Head of Middle School
Start Date:   August 2021
Hours:   Full Time - 10 months
Salary:   Commensurate with experience
Benefits:   Health, life, dental and vision insurance - Employer-funded retirement plan - 403b retirement plan - Tuition remission - Sick and personal days

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