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Ninth grade teacher
Barrington Christian Academy
Barrington, Rhode Island, United States
Date Posted: 03/21/2006
Job Type: Full-Time
Position: 9th grade teacher:
To teach both Bible and either high school History or English. We are looking for a teacher who has proven rapport and ability to communicate effectively with teenagers and who is well qualified in his/her subject areas. The BCA high school curriculum is intended to provide intentional connections among individual academic disciplines, to allow students to grasp the inter-connectedness of knowledge within the framework of a Christian worldview. Our students will be challenged by a rigorous curriculum and by the freedom to ask tough questions as they explore issues of faith and the role of Christians in ministering to a hurting world. Teachers will serve as mentors for a small group of students.
Qualifications- 4-year college degree
Successful teaching experience with teenagers
Major in one of the content areas: History or English
Minor in Bible, history or English or Christian education
Masters degree preferred
School leadership experience helpful
Clear testimony of faith in Jesus Christ
Willingness to work hard as part of a new program
Basic technology skills
A full-time position with benefits is available for a teacher who can teach two of these subjects and serve as a mentor for students. Ability to coach a sport would also be beneficial. Other opportunities include leading chapels, helping with admissions and other administrative support tasks.