Employment

Central Christian School is always pleased to hear from experienced educators who love God and children, who are experts in their fields and who have the passion and vision to see our School reach its full potential.  Preferred candidates are interesting people who see life from a Biblical perspective, value diversity, have multiple talents, and are great team players.

We offer competitive salary and benefit packages, as well as a stimulating and rewarding work environment.

 

2017-18 FACULTY & STAFF OPENINGS:

5th-6th GRADE LEARNING CENTER LITERACY SPECIALIST
Central is looking for a part-time Learning Center Literacy Specialist who can service our population of learners in Grades 5 & 6 who have mild learning challenges. The Learning Center Literacy Specialist will be responsible for helping students be successful within the context of their classrooms as Central uses an inclusion model for supporting special needs. The Learning Center Literacy Specialist duties include:
- Facilitate small group instruction, using co-teaching strategies, within our classroomsProvide pull-out individual or small group instruction as needed to promote better understanding of core skills and curricular content
- Development and implementation of Individualized Student Plans (ISPs) or 22:6 Accommodation Plans for students on caseloadCommunicate and work with classroom teachers in designated content areas and specialist teachers for case management students to help them make modifications and accommodations to existing curriculum and instruction to promote success across our curriculum.
- Provide accommodations for assessments including modifying assessments to providing alternative environments for assessments.
- Case management of students on caseload
- Frequent assessment and documentation of student progress to gauge effectiveness of interventions
- Frequent communication with parents regarding student plans and progress
- Serve on the Learning Center Team
- Participate in referral team support meetings (CARE Teams) and follow-up testing support for family (ex. attendance at doctor summary reports, interpretation of results, etc.)
- Transitional support for students leaving Central (due to severity of needs or 7th grade transition)
- Act as a consultant for Admissions Committee as needed to determine the School’s ability to service
All candidates should have:
- Bachelor’s degree in education with current certification in special education

- 3-5 years experience of working with students with special needs in a special education capacity
- Excellent collaboration skills
- Superior communication skills
- Be a member of good standing at a local church

SK-6th GRADE ART TEACHER
All candidates should have: 
Three or more years of successful classroom experience in an SK-6th Grade environment
Education Certification SK-8
Bachelor’s Degree in Fine Arts
Ideal candidates would have:
Five or more years of successful classroom experience in an SK-6th Grade environment
Education Certification SK-8
A Master’s Degree in Fine Arts
Specific training in:
-  Multiple artistic mediums
-  Developmental milestones of children's art
-  Art Workshop model
-  Process assessment
-  Classroom management in the art classroom
-  Technology integration
 

SUBSTITUTE TEACHERS
Central Christian School is seeking qualified individuals to substitute teach. The candidate should be a member of good standing at a local church, energetic, flexible, good with kids of all ages, and able to manage a class of 12-19 students. Prior teaching experience or training is a plus. Opportunities to substitute are in 3K-6th grade homerooms, Art, PE, Spanish, Music, Library, and Computer. The purpose of this job is to enable each child to learn in the absence of the regular teacher, implementing the teacher's lesson plans. 


If you're interested in being on our team, complete an Employment Application and e-mail a resume and cover letter to Head of School, John Murray, at jmurray@centralschoolstl.org with your position of interest in the subject line.