At Grace Academy, we seek to work with qualified, Christ-centered problem-solvers who enjoy influencing young lives for Christ through quality, Christian education. Please see below for our current employment opportunities for the 2018-19 academic year.

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SCIENCE TEACHER (GRADES 9-12) 25 hours/week

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree with a major or minor in Secondary Science 6-12
  • Responsible for teaching Biology, Env Science, Physics
  • Preference given to teachers with state certification

Job Description:

Grace Academy is a K-12 Christian School looking for a 9-12 Science teacher to develop in each student an awareness of the role of science in society from a biblical worldview; to motivate each pupil to acquire knowledge of scientific facts and principals, and skills in scientific methods of problem solving; to discover and develop special God given talents of students in scientific fields, with a biblical world view. Teacher must be able to teach Biology, and Physics and/or Environmental Science. The science curriculum is based on Next Generation Science Standards.

  • Teaches skills, knowledge, and scientific attitudes through courses in general science, earth science, biology, physics, physiology to secondary students
  • Instructs students in citizenship and basic subject matter specific to curriculum and school regulations and procedures of the school
  • Explains a scientific program involving demonstrations, lectures, discussions, lab experiments; organizes lab activities for optimum learning
  • Demonstrates scientific concepts by use of scientific apparatus, experiments, and standards or teacher prepared instructional aids
  • Provides individual or small group instruction in order to adapt the curriculum to the needs of students and to accommodate where a variety of projects and experiments are being completed simultaneously
  • Instructs students in the proper use, care, and safe handling of chemicals, science equipment, and plant/animal life
  • Provides safe storage and proper use of materials, equipment, and tools. Makes adjustments and requests repairs to equipment as required
  • Establishes and maintains standards of pupil behavior for productive classroom management during class, lab, and field trips
  • Evaluates each student’s growth in knowledge and skills, and scientific attitudes in course content
  • Selects and request books, instructional materials, instructional aids, science equipment, chemical, and supplies and maintains inventory records as required
  • Maintains professional competence through in-service activities provided by the school
  • Identifies student needs and cooperates with other professional staff in helping students solve problems
  • Participates in curriculum and other development programs
  • Assist students in selection and development of individual research projects
  • Teaches creation from a biblical perspective and identifies Darwin’s Theory of Evolution as a scientific theory
  • Cooperates in various science clubs, extracurricular activities, and fairs
  • Communicates with parents and the school guidance counselor on student progress
  • Supervises students as assigned during the school day
  • Participates in faculty committees and sponsorship of student activities
  • Participates with the school administration in the formal observation/evaluation process
  • Performs other duties as may be assigned from time to time by the administrator
  • Demonstrates Christian values in and outside of employment

Send your resume to Joann Buwalda at apply@gaknights.org

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3:30-10:00 p.m. M-F

Must pass background check & fingerprinting.

Needs work-related physical.

Send your remsume to Joann Buwalda at joann.buwalda@gaknights.org

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