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Summit Christian School

5th Grade Teacher

Summit Christian School is taking applications for a 5th Grade Teacher.

  • Reflect the mission of the school, which is to provide an excellent, high-quality education rooted in God’s word. Teachers are expected to integrate biblical principles and the Christian philosophy of education throughout the curriculum and activities.
  • Lead students to a realization of their value in Christ.
  • Cooperate with the administration in implementing all policies, procedures, and directives governing the operation of the School.
  • Teach classes as assigned following prescribed scope and sequence as scheduled by the administrator.
  • Keep proper discipline in the classroom and on the school premises and create a good learning environment.
  • Plan broadly through the use of semester and quarterly plans and objectives, and more currently through the lesson planning.
  • Utilize valid best practices to achieve curriculum goals within the framework of the school’s philosophy.
  • Employ a variety of instructional aids, methods, and materials that will provide for creative teaching to reach the whole child: spiritual, mental, physical, social, and emotional.
  • Assess the learning of students on a regular basis and provide progress reports as required.
  • Keep students, parents, and the administration adequately informed of progress or deficiencies.
  • Recognize the need for good public relations and represent the School in a favorable and professional manner to the school’s constituency and the general public.
  • Develop and maintain rapport with students, parents, and staff by treating others with friendliness, dignity, and consideration.
  • Follow the Matthew 18 principle in dealing with conflict with students, parents, staff, and administration.
  • Attend school functions including, but not limited to: spring musical, awards, band and/or choir concerts, Christmas plays, dramas, and graduations.
  • Know and respond appropriately to the procedures for dealing with issues of an emergency nature.


Education Requirements

Successful candidates should have earned at minimum a bachelor’s degree with emphasis in Elementary Education. The successful candidate will hold or be able to obtain a valid Florida teaching license.

Position Benefits

Health Insurance, Retirement, and Tuition benefit.

Contact Summit Christian School

Betsy Sinke
Education Coordinator
Phone: 239.482.7007

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