Spanish Teacher - Full-Time
  • Teacher

Lexington Christian Academy, Lexington, MA

Accredited by NEASC

Apply here by sending a resume, cover letter, three (3) professional references, transcripts, and brief answers to the following questions:

•     Describe your view of Christian education and your commitment to it?

•     What motivates you to work in a Christian school?

Lexington Christian Academy is accepting applications for a full time Spanish teaching position for the 2019-2020 school year. Candidates for LCA teaching positions should be:

·         Experts in their academic field

·         Excited about teaching teenagers

·         Happy and positive in their dealings with others

·         Good listeners who desire to help students solve problems

·         Respected and trusted by students and parents

·         Known for setting high standards and coaching students to success

·         Interested in joining a professional learning community that seeks excellence as a team

·         In addition, all teachers are expected to coach or mentor a significant co-curricular activity.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

EDUCATION: A bachelor’s degree is required. An advanced degree and/or 3-5 years teaching experience is preferred.

EXPERIENCE: Careful consideration will be given to applicants who have experience in curriculum planning and who have demonstrated excellence in teaching and inspiring young people. Candidates with a proven track record of leadership in curriculum and supervision will be given priority. Candidates must desire to collaborate with colleagues and be committed to supporting the entire school program, not only to teaching assigned classes.

PROFICIENCY: The candidates we seek have a broad and deep knowledge of their subject area. In addition, candidates must be able to establish a framework in which learning can take place. They must relate well to young people and still set limits and expectations.

SPIRITUAL MATURITY: Recognizing that LCA is strongly committed to the historic Christian faith, we expect that candidates will subscribe to the Academy’s Statement of Faith, Standards for Christian Living and be active participants in a Christian congregation. These documents may be found on the About/Careers page at lca.edu.

ENVIRONMENT

LCA is a grade 6-12, independent college preparatory school that exists to educate young men and women in the arts and sciences in the context of a complete commitment to the Gospel of Jesus Christ by developing intellectual ability, nurturing spiritual and moral growth, encouraging creativity, and instilling a desire to serve God and others.

Salary & Benefits

This is a full-time, 10-month position, reviewed annually. Salary is negotiable, commensurate with experience and/or qualifications. Starting date: Friday, August 23, 2019

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

Email a resume, cover letter, three (3) professional references, transcripts, and brief answers to the questions found below to:employment@lca.edu

Please include brief answers to the following questions:

•     Describe your view of Christian education and your commitment to it?

•     What motivates you to work in a Christian school?