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The King's Academy

Math Teacher HS

The King's Academy
Sunnyvale, California, United States

Date Posted: 02/23/2016
Categories: Christian Teacher - Education
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Job Title:                                  Mathematics Teacher - HS

Job Status:                               Full-time – Salary

Exempt Status:                         Exempt

Department:                             Mathematics

Reports to:                               Department Lead


Job Summary

It is the primary responsibility of the teacher to provide classroom instruction to the students of The King’s Academy, as well as being a positive role model to them.  Teachers should view their role as ministry, helping each student towards reaching their full potential in Christ.


The Mathematics Teacher position is a full-time position that typically requires teaching five classes, in two subjects, plus one period of tutoring.  The subjects for which we have immediate needs are Algebra 2 Honors and Algebra 1, though that may change. 


Ideally, this teacher will also co-sponsor our Math Club, with the help of parent volunteers, and coordinate mathematics competitions.


Duties and Responsibilities

  • Prepare detailed lesson plans, using the school’s ESLRs in planning and preparing them.
  • Instruct the students in the classroom, using a variety of teaching methods to reach every student with the material.
  • Actively work with the rest of the Math Department to improve instruction in assigned subjects, and coordination across subjects.
  • Grade all assignments, tests, quizzes, and projects in a timely manner, using the grading scale provided by the school.
  • Keep an accurate record of all grades for each student, submitting them to the Registrar in a timely manner.
  • Keep an accurate record of all attendance and tardies for each student.
  • Communicate with parents on an “as needed” basis regarding their student’s academic or behavioral status in the class.
  • Check voice messages and emails daily, at a minimum.
  • Return phone calls and emails within 24 hours.
  • Keep an accurate record of all communications with parents.
  • Record the day’s or week’s homework on Veracross for access by students and parents.
  • Coordinate field trips and special events, as needed.
  • Maintain discipline in the classroom to insure maximum learning.
  • Attend Grade Level and Department meetings, as scheduled.
  • Provide an uncluttered, healthy, and neat area that promotes a good learning and working environment.
  • Lead a daily student home group.
  • Attend the Staff Retreat every year, as scheduled by the Administration.
  • Keep an emergency lesson plan and current substitute folder in case of an unexpected absence.
  • Advise the Department Lead as soon as plans to be away from the classroom are being considered.
  • Perform any other duties that may be assigned.


Key Qualifications

  • Commitment to serving Christ.
  • Experience in youth ministry.
  • Bachelor's degree in mathematics, science, or engineering.
  • Training or experience in education is preferred.


  • The King’s Academy offers excellent benefits to employees and family. Please check our web-site for more information at .