Hi, we got a new job opening for Upper School Bible Teacher in Sarasota Christian School
Company : Sarasota Christian School
Location : Sarasota, FL 34232
position : Upper School Bible Teacher
Title: Upper School Bible Teacher
Reports To: Head of Upper School
SUMMARY OF POSITION, FUNCTION, AND DUTIES
Under the Head of Upper School’s direction, the teacher is assigned to teach students and fulfill the mission of honoring the
Lord Jesus Christ by providing students an education designed to equip students with a love for Christ, a passion to learn, the courage to lead, and the commitment to serve. The school administration may assign additional duties or specify other functions needed as may be appropriate for specific faculty posts.
The preferred teacher will lead Bible studies in the upper school, work with the middle school Bible teacher and improve communication between grade levels on Biblical topics. This position is for an upper school Bible teacher who will run weekly chapel services.
ESSENTIAL JOB QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS
PERSONAL BELIEF & BEHAVIOR
Must be a born-again Christian whose lifestyle and character demonstrate obedience to God and the Bible and express agreement with the school’s doctrinal viewpoints, statement of faith, and Christian lifestyle requirements.
Must be able to serve as a positive Christian role model to others in the school context.
Must be able to accept and support the school’s core beliefs, statement of faith, and doctrine.
Must have an understanding of and commitment to SCS’s educational objectives and philosophy of education.
Must possess sufficient biblical knowledge that enables the individual to integrate Scripture into subjects taught, sports coached, or other job duties assigned, thus imparting to students a biblical worldview position.
Must faithfully attend a local church whose fundamental beliefs are in agreement with the statement of faith and doctrine of this school.
Must affirm that he/she believes that working and ministering in this Christian school would be pleasing to God, would be consistent with his/her purpose in life, and would be good stewardship of his/her time, talent, and professional abilities.
Must enjoy working with young people.
Must possess at least a bachelor’s degree in education or Theological studies. Graduate degrees desirable.
Must possess a valid teaching certificate (private accrediting agency or state licensure).
Must have excellent knowledge of subject matter and be effective in teaching and maintaining appropriate classroom discipline.
INDIVIDUAL KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES
Superior interpersonal relationship skills.
Possess physical stamina required to fulfill the professional obligations of the teaching profession and specific faculty assignments.
Proficiency in computer and technology applications necessary for the teaching profession.
Possesses strong oral and written communication skills, including the ability to use the English language correctly.
Strong work ethic and self-motivated.
Effective multi-tasking and time management skills.
Flexibility and adaptability to schedule changes.
Excellent judgment and discretion.
Possess a working knowledge of the Bible and its application in the subject area.
Be an enthusiastic follower of Jesus Christ.
Job Type: Full-time
8 hour shift
Candidate must possess a bachelor’s degree, or higher, and teaching experience.
Candidate must be willing to undergo a criminal background check.
Candidate must live in/near Sarasota, Florida.
Work Location: One location