To hire teachers willing to help students learn attitudes and skills that contribute to the student’s development as mature, able, and responsible Christians.
The teacher shall be a Believer, college graduate, certified or certifiable, who is called by God to
teach as ministry.
The CCS School Board upon recommendation of the school Administration.
Responsible to: Principal
Supervises: Student teachers, aides, volunteers, and students.
Evaluation: Teacher performance will be evaluated by the Principal in accordance with the expectations of this job description and the mission and vision of Columbus Christian School.
REQUIRED PERSONAL QUALITIES
The teacher shall:
? Have received Jesus Christ as his/her personal Savior.
? Believe that the Bible is God's Word and standard for faith and daily living.
? Be a Christian role model in attitude, speech and actions toward others.
? Be a member in good standing at a local church.
? Show by example the importance of Scripture, prayer, witnessing, and unity in the Body of Christ.
? Be in whole-hearted agreement with the school's Statement of Faith and Christian philosophy of education.
? Have the spiritual maturity, academic ability, and personal leadership qualities to "train up a child in the way he should go.”
The teacher shall:
? Reflect the purpose of the school which is to honor Christ in every class and in every activity.
? Motivate students to accept God's gift of salvation and help them grow in their faith through their witness and Christian role modeling.
? Lead students to a realization of their self-worth in Christ.
? Cooperate with the Board and 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 Superintendent.
? Integrate Biblical principles and the Christian philosophy of education throughout the curriculum and activities.
? Keep proper discipline in the classroom and on the school premises for a good learning environment.
? Maintain a clean, attractive, well-ordered classroom.
? Plan a program of study that, as much as possible, meets the individual needs, interests, and abilities of the students, challenging each to do his/her best work.
? Utilize valid teaching techniques 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.
? Plan classroom use of field trips, guest speakers, and other media.
? Use homework effectively for review, enrichment or project work.
? Assess the learning of students on a regular basis and provide progress reports as required.
? Maintain accurate attendance and grade records to meet the demands for a comprehensive knowledge of each student's progress.
? Keep students, parents, and the administration adequately informed of progress or deficiencies and give sufficient notice of failure.
? Recognize the need for good public relations. 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.
? Know the procedures for dealing with issues of an emergency nature.
The teacher shall:
? Utilize educational opportunities and evaluation processes for professional growth.
? Perform any other teaching-related duties that may be assigned by the administration.
About this company
Established in 1976, Columbus Christian School is an inter-denominational private school - offering superior Christian education to children from three years of age through the twelfth grade. It is our desire to come alongside parents through Christ-centered academics, athletic excellence and artistic worship specifically gifted each child and to help grow their children's God-given gifts. Columbus Christian School accomplishes that through our small class sizes and family environment. We invite you to see how we strive to Educate with a Higher Purpose.
Location/Region: Columbus, Indiana