Faculty Careers - Education, Faculty Careers - Languages
4 Year Degree
It is the primary responsibility of the teacher to provide classroom instruction to the students of The King’s Academy, as well as being a positive role model to them. Teachers should view their role as ministry, helping each student toward reaching their full potential in Christ.
The Spanish teacher position is a full-time or part-time position teaching high school courses in up to three different subjects.
Duties and Responsibilities:
• Develop a curriculum map for each course taught where learning objectives are aligned with national and/or state learning standards and the school’s Expected Student Learning Results. • Actively work with other faculty in the department to improve instruction in assigned subjects and coordination across subjects. • Prepare detailed lesson plans that are shared with the department lead and mentor teacher. • Use a variety of teaching methodologies to create an engaging and safe classroom setting where all students are held to high expectations. • Incorporate technology in meaningful ways into instruction and learning. • Engage in on-site, off-site and/or online professional development opportunities as recommended or provided. • Update digital platforms on a weekly basis to post homework assignments and resources for students and parents. • Grade all assignments, tests, quizzes, and projects in a timely manner, using the grading scale provided by the school. • Keep an accurate and up-to-date digital record of all grades for each student, submitting mid-semester and semester grades to the Registrar on time. • Keep an accurate record of all attendance and tardies for each student. • Maintain discipline in the classroom to ensure maximum learning. • Always keep an emergency lesson plan and current substitute folder in case of an unexpected absence. • Keep an accurate record of all communications with parents. • Attend Grade Level, Department and Staff meetings, as scheduled. • Lead a daily student homegroup. • Coordinate field trips and special events, as needed. • Attend staff and student retreats every year, as scheduled by the Administration. • Participate in an off-campus service week, as scheduled by the Spiritual Life Department. • Perform other duties that may be assigned.
• Bachelor's degree in Spanish • Credential in field related to teaching assignments preferred • ACSI certification is preferred • Training or experience in education is preferred
To apply for this position, please include a cover letter explaining why you feel called to Christian education, along with the TKA Employment Application linked on our website.
About The King's Academy
The King’s Academy is an independent, college preparatory school for grades 6-12 which exists to honor and glorify our King Jesus Christ.