Jul 15, 2021

Middle School English Language Arts and 6th Grade History Teacher

$45,000 - $50,000 yearly
  • Valor Christian Academy
  • Redondo Beach, CA, USA
Full time Education K-12 School Jobs Christian School

Job Description

Mission Statement:  To provide each student with an uncompromising Christian education devoted to academic excellence in a family-friendly, safe, and nurturing environment.


Job functions and duties include:

  • Plan and teach Middle School English Language Arts & 6th Grade History.
  • Facilitate a dynamic learning environment that incorporates current best practices in English Language Arts & 6th Grade History education, focuses on inquiry, differentiation, and promotes that development of conceptual understanding and problem solving.
  • Collaboratively maintain and develop curriculum.
  • Plans broadly using the semester and quarterly plans and objectives, and more currently using the lesson plan book.
  • Integrates Biblical principles and the Christian philosophy of education throughout the curriculum.
  • Plans through approved channels the balanced use of field trips, guest lectures, and other technology media.
  • Uses homework effectively for drill, review, enrichment, or project work. Follow school policy.
  • Assesses the learning of students on a regular basis and provides progress reports as required.
  • Maintains regular and accurate attendance and grade records to meet the demands for a comprehensive knowledge of each student’s progress.
  • Maintains a clean, attractive, well-ordered classroom, with attention to bulletin boards, chalk boards, book storage, and furniture arrangement.
  • Seeks the counsel of the principal, colleagues, and parents while maintaining a teachable attitude.
  • Develops and maintains rapport with students, parents, and staff by treating others with friendliness, dignity, and consideration.


Qualities and qualifications, we desire in a candidate:

  • A strong testimony of faith in Jesus Christ and evidence of faith in action.
  • Experience with Bob Jones University Press curriculum highly desired.
  • Uses acceptable English in written and oral communication. Speaks with clear articulation.
  • Demonstrates the character qualities of enthusiasm, courtesy, flexibility, integrity, gratitude, kindness, self-control, perseverance and punctuality.
  • Maintains a personal appearance that model cleanliness, modesty, good taste, and in agreement with school policy.
  • Minimum BA Degree Required.
  • California Credential desired.
  • Minimum 2 years of classroom teaching in Middle School education.
  • Current Infant/Child CPR/First Aid Certificate and certified training in safety, mandated report, sexual harassment prevention/reporting.


Job Data:

  • Exempt: 10 Month Employee
  • Salary: $45 - $50K annually plus benefits
  • Start Date: August 16, 2021


Please email resume to Ms. Bailey at lbailey@valorca.org

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