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Heritage Christian School

Middle School Science and Technology Teacher

Effective Immediately

Heritage Christian School is a PreK through 8th grade school serving 175 students in North Liberty, Iowa. We are looking for a  Middle School Science and Technology Teacher to join our team effective immediately. Applicants should be passionate in their love for Christ, passionate about their profession, experts in their fields and have the desire to see our school reach its full potential. Preferred candidates will be interesting people who see life from a biblical perspective, value excellence, have multiple talents and are great team players.

Teachers work under the direct supervision of the Director of Curriculum and Instruction and the Head of School. As those most actively partnering with parents on a daily basis, teachers will embody the characteristics of the Portrait of a Graduate as godly role models for the students they commit to teach.

Responsibilities:

Planning:
Develop weekly lesson plans aligned with written curriculum, texts, and other materials as may be prescribed by Administration
Use research based instructional strategies designed to engage students in content
Plan for intentional biblical worldview development in lessons
Design and arrange an inviting and stimulating learning environment within the classroom
Plan for differentiated instruction to serve students with different learning styles and/or those at different academic levels
Instruction:
Teach content and challenge students to think within a biblically faithful worldview
Maintain classroom management in accordance with school policy, expecting responsive, respectful behavior from students
Assessment:
Use research based assessment strategies, both formative and summative, to guide instruction and positively influence student growth and learning
Proctor standardized testing for the assigned grade-level classroom
Keep detailed records of student growth and communicate regularly with parents
Collaboration:
Attend and actively participate in staff meetings, in-service meetings, team meetings, and PLC group meetings
Attend morning prayer times (7:45am)
Organization:
Teach students in the academic areas specific to the contracted teaching assignment
Serve as homeroom teacher for the contractually designated grade
Contribute to or construct a weekly classroom newsletter (Middle School has a combined newsletter)
Supervise regularly scheduled recesses
Participate in content specific training as required
Participate on special committees in support of school-wide activities

Candidates interested in joining our team alongside of some of the best teachers in the business should submit a resume and completed employment application and associated questions, available at http://hcs-nl.com/contact/employment-opportunities/ to Michael Annis, annism@hcs-nl.com

Job Requirements

Spiritual Qualifications:
Demonstrates spiritual maturity through a personal commitment and relationship to Jesus Christ and an active member/regular attendee of a local evangelical church
Agrees with and commits to uphold Heritage Christian School’s Statement of Faith as well as the mission and vision
Agrees with and commits to uphold Heritage Christian School’s Declaration of Moral Integrity
Demonstrates a commitment to Christian education

Professional Qualifications:
Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Arts in Elementary or Secondary Education
Valid and current Iowa Teaching License
Endorsements in area of concentration preferred (Middle School)

Professional Profile:
Displays energy and passion to engage every student through the development of a creative, intentional learning environment
Values life-long learning, actively seeks improvement, and is committed to professional growth
Seeks active engagement in professional community, strives to contribute to the culture and unity of faculty and staff
Demonstrates competence in content knowledge, actively seeking to build 21st century skills into the learning experience through high quality technology integration
Exhibits strong communication skills, both oral and written
Commits to use training, skills, strengths, experience, and passion in pursuit of the mission of Heritage Christian School

Position Benefits

Full time during the school year (August through June)
Competitive salary and benefits

Contact Heritage Christian School

Michael Annis
Head of School
Phone: 319-6626-4777

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