Overview: Riviera Christian School (RCS) is looking for elementary teachers who combine academic excellence with a Christ-centered worldview to provide students with a safe, engaging and godly environment in which to grow and learn. These teachers will partner with parents and other RCS staff to provide students with physical, academic, and spiritual support and guidance. Together, we will empower our students to be successful in school and provide them with a strong foundation for future growth. Classroom experience is preferred, but not required.
Responsibilities and qualifications include but are not limited to:
● Be a born-again Christian who has received Jesus Christ as his/her personal Savior. ● Live as a Christian role model in attitude, speech and action. ● Be in agreement with the school’s Statement of Faith and Christian philosophy of education. ● Relate to students and colleagues in a manner consistent with godly principles. ● Model effective, open communication by using clear, consistent language that reflects integrity and truth.
● Attend professional development opportunities provided by RCS administration. ● Take personal initiative for professional growth by regularly engaging with other professionals including your colleagues. ● Integrate Biblical principles and the Christian philosophy of education throughout the curriculum and activities. ● Implement curriculum in ways that engage students and promote critical thinking ● Provide a wide scope of instruction to reach the whole child: spiritual, mental, physical, social and emotional. ● Use formative and summative assessments to inform classroom instruction.
● Cooperate with the School Board and administration in implementing all policies and procedures governing the operation of the school. ● Work collaboratively with other teachers and staff members. ● Maintain a clean, attractive and well-organized classroom. ● Represent the school in a favorable and professional manner to the school’s staff, families and the general public. ● Attend and participate in scheduled events, meetings, devotionals and staff meetings. ● Maintain records including lesson plans, student progress reports and report cards. ● Provide parents with a weekly update of class and student activities, expectations and/or needs. ● Other duties as assigned.
Riviera Christian School (RCS) is a private elementary school in west Salem. We are foundation builders, serving preschool through fifth grade, and offer year-round childcare for infants to 12-year-olds. RCS is a ministry of West Hills Community Church. Our highly-qualified, fun-loving team finds creative ways to engage learners as we share Jesus' love and teach Biblical principles throughout the school year. By partnering with parents and local businesses we provide a program that enriches our students' academic growth and character development.