Lower School Teacher

Ben Lippen School
Ben Lippen Lower School
Full-time
40 Hours/10 months
August 01, 2021
Description: 

Ben Lippen School is seeking Lower School Teachers for the 2021-2022 school year for both the early childhood and elementary levels at all three campus locations.  The Lower School teacher must be able to create an engaging, relational, and joy-filled learning environment with young students.  We are looking for teachers who are willing to be creative, have a strong work ethic, can think "outside the box," and are able to work effectively as part of a team.  Hours are 7:30AM -4:00PM  M-F.

 

Responsibilities: 
  • Create well-planned lessons and teach all subjects through a Biblical worldview
  • Implement instructional activities where students are actively engaged in meaningful learning experiences
  • Develop best teaching practices to adapt teaching methods, instructional materials, and learning opportunities to meet students’ varying needs and interests
  • Assess student progress through observations, assignments, and assessments, and communicate and collaborate with parents, other teachers, and administrators
  • Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, with students, parents, and other professionals on a regular basis
  • Collaborate with peers to enhance the instructional environment
  • Integrate technology to enhance classroom instruction
  • Manage a classroom effectively

 

Qualifications: 
  • Early Childhood and/or Elementary Education Bachelor’s Degree required
  • MA Degree preferred
  • State Certification or ACSI Certification (or willingness to obtain)
  • Person of Christian faith

 

Benefits: 

BLS/CIU provides a benefits package that includes:

  • 100% of employee’s cost of membership in the Health Plan;
  • 401(k) plan with match opportunity;
  • 100% of employee’s cost of group life insurance;
  • Long term disability insurance;
  • Vacation days, holidays, sick leave, family leave;
  • Educational benefits: tuition reduction for PreK3-Graduate

 

Interested and qualified candidates will need to fill out the Ben Lippen Employment Application. The application must be downloaded and completed and submitted to the Headmaster’s office as shown on the last page of the application.