Employment

6th Grade Teaching Position

Phoenix Christian School PreK-8 is seeking to fill a position for a 6th grade teacher. The Sixth Grade Teacher will be a member of a dedicated and supportive team of experienced educators. We are looking for a teacher who loves to teach English, Bible, social studies and math. The Sixth Grade Homeroom Teacher will most likely teach language arts for both fifth and sixth grade while the fifth grade teacher has science for both fifth and sixth grade. Phoenix Christian School has one section of each grade level in prekindergarten through eighth grade. Our school is healthy and stable, and we have a wonderful team of teachers!

6th Grade Requirements and Benefits

Job Requirements

Please send a resume, letters of reference, faith statement, and a copy of your teacher certification to rgroen@phoenixchristianschool.org. Teachers at Phoenix Christian School are required to be a part of a reformed church in the Phoenix area. Most of our teachers are members of either Phoenix Christian Reformed Church or Phoenix United Reformed Church.

Education Requirements

BA in education and state certification (willingness to pursue teacher certification in AZ)

Position Benefits

The Phoenix area has some of the best weather in the country for the majority of the school year, and teachers have the freedom to travel elsewhere in June and July when it heats up in the Valley. Phoenix was recently ranked as one of the top 50 cities in the world (https://ktar.com/story/2924467/ranking-says-phoenix-is-a-top-50-city-in-the-world-top-20-large-city-in-the-us/). Our school is located in the heart of Phoenix with many outdoor recreational opportunities nearby including the Phoenix Mountain Preserve and Camelback Mountain! There are also year around recreational opportunities in the state of Arizona including the Grand Canyon and Sedona. Phoenix Christian School has been growing in recent years with a current total of 140 students in 10 classrooms. This teaching position includes health, dental, and retirement benefits along with a tuition discount for dependents.

IT Director Position

Phoenix Christian School PreK-8 is seeking to fill a position for IT Director.  The IT Director will be responsible for providing assistance and support of the school’s technology infrastructure. The person in this position will assist teachers (and students by extension) in developing competencies and skills to function successfully in an increasingly technologically advanced world. In addition, he or she will demonstrate the ability to initiate and support change that improves the operation of the organization. Above all, the IT Director must represent the school in a professional manner throughout his employment and display a Christian model in attitude, speech, and actions.

Other Opportunities

Afternoon Daycare Supervisor Position

Phoenix Christian School PreK-8 is looking for an afternoon daycare supervisor who would work from 3:15 until 6:15 pm on school days. The afternoon daycare supervisor will typically have between 5 and 15 students during this time although the numbers might be as large as 20 on some days for some of the time. The afternoon daycare supervisor will have access to the playground and air-conditioned classrooms where students can play. Students in daycare will be school age with most of the students ranging from 4 to 10 years old (PreK to 4th grade). Older students, age 10 to 14 (5th – 8th grade), typically go to study hall for the first hour (3:30 to 4:30) and then some of them join daycare from 4:30 to 6:00 pm. All students are expected to be picked up by 6:00 pm, and the daycare supervisor will then have 15 minutes to pack up and lock up. If you are interested in this opportunity, or if you know of someone who may be interested, please contact Ryan Groen, principal, at rgroen@phoenixchristianschool.org or 480-548-9826.

Substitute Teachers

Substitute Teachers: If you are interested in being a substitute teacher for the 19-20 school year, please contact the school. Interested substitutes should have a teaching certificate, attend a Bible-believing church, and agree with our statement of faith on our website.

Please send a resume, letters of reference, faith statement, and teacher certification to RGroen@phoenixchristianschool.org

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