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6-8th Grade Teacher - Vail Christian Academy

Christian Career Center
Edwards, CO
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

6-8th Grade Teacher - Vail Christian Academy

We are looking for a committed Teacher to complement our qualified workforce of educators. You will be responsible for preparing and implementing a full educational teaching plan according to the school’s requirements. It will be fundamental to provide knowledge and instruction to students while also helping them develop their personalities and skills. The ideal candidate will be passionate for the job with an ability to reach out to students and create a relationship of mutual trust. They will know how to organize a class and make learning an easy and meaningful process. The goal is to help cultivate the students’ interest in education and be their dedicated ally in the entire process of learning and development.

Goal: The Vail Christian Academy teacher shall prayerfully lead students toward developing the attitudes, skills, and knowledge necessary for becoming mature, able, and responsible Christians. Further, to help cultivate the students’ interest in education and be their dedicated ally in the entire process of learning and development. The Teacher shall be a committed Christian, college graduate, certified or certifiable individual; who feels called of God to the teaching profession.


  • Present lessons in a comprehensive manner and use visual/audio means to facilitate learning.
  • Provide individualized instruction to each student by promoting interactive learning
  • Create and distribute educational content (notes, summaries, assignments etc.).
  • Assess and record students’ progress and provide grades and feedback.
  • Maintain a tidy and orderly classroom.
  • Collaborate with other teachers, parents and stakeholders and participate in regular meetings.
  • Plan and execute educational in-class and outdoor activities and events.
  • Observe and understand students’ behavior and psyche and report suspicions of neglect, abuse etc.
  • Develop and enrich professional skills and knowledge by attending seminars, conferences etc.


  • Proven experience as a teacher.
  • Thorough knowledge of teaching best practices and legal educational guidelines partnered with a willingness to follow the school’s policies and procedures.
  • Excellent communicability and interpersonal skills.
  • Well-organized and committed.
  • Creative and energetic.
  • Strong moral values and discipline.
  • Knowledge of CPR.
  • Degree in teaching or in a specialized subject with a certificate in education; and/or qualifying experience according to Vail Christian Academy discretion.
  • Prepare Staff Devotions per schedule administered by Administration/Head of School.
  • Attend regular staff meetings and In-Service meetings/activities throughout the school year.
  • Pursue professional andmmunic personal development through continuing education programs.
  • Coate effectively orally and in writing.
  • Execute all duties as described in the VCA Staff Handbook.


  • Have received Jesus Christ as his/her personal savior.
  • Reflect the purpose of the school which is to honor Christ in every activity while leading students to a realization of their self-worth in Christ.
  • Integrate Biblical principles and the Christian philosophy of education throughout the curriculum and activities.
  • Be in complete agreement with VCA's Statement of Faith.
  • Maintain fellowship at a local church that maintains the same doctrinal beliefs as VCA.
To apply, please submit your resume.

Christian Career Center


Edwards, CO



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