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The RISE Institute (Research, Innovation, STEM and Entrepreneurship) and science program at Lakeland Christian School are seeking an experienced teacher and coach to join our faculty in some combination of the physical, earth, and engineering sciences. Experience with and vision for First Tech Challenge Robotics is preferred. The ideal candidate will have a sharpening the minds and shepherding the hearts of middle and high schoolers in the context of a can-do, “how might we…” student-centric, learning environment. Working directly with the Director of the RISE Institute and the Director of Academics, the ideal candidate will have the opportunity to lead the cultivation of a robust STEM program, preparing LCS students to pursue God ordained callings in the science, technology, engineering, and applied mathematics.
Be a born-again believer, maintaining a testimony that is above reproach
Active in local, evangelical church
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in the discipline or a related field
Valid ACSI and Florida teaching certificate or willingness to work toward certification
Have a minimum of 7 years classroom experience in grades 6-12 with exemplary observations and/or performance reviews
Demonstrate an understanding of and appreciation for discipleship and the developmental needs of students
Demonstrate the ability to teach utilizing multiple modalities
Demonstrate a positive, collaborative attitude
Exercise discretion and utmost professionalism in confidential and sensitive student/family matters.
Communicate effectively in verbal and written form
Demonstrate a commitment to Christian education
Demonstrate a commitment to building a Christ-centered community which values all ethnicities and cultures
Be in agreement with the Lakeland Christian School Statement of Faith and staff qualifications
Since its founding in 1954, Lakeland Christian School has been dedicated to providing “Education in the Light of God’s Word.”
From its humble beginning in three small classrooms to its current status as Polk County’s oldest, largest and most comprehensive non-public school, Lakeland Christian School has remained committed to God’s truth and academic excellence. This tradition of excellence permeates every facet of school life at Lakeland Christian School – in the classroom, in athletics and in the arts.