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Rockford Christian Schools is accepting applications for qualified teachers and support staff for the 2020-2021 school year.  Applicants must have a strong Christian commitment to be considered.

Currently accepting applications for:

Job Description posted here.

PURPOSE:

Rockford Christian Elementary School seeks a highly motivated self-starter with a tireless work ethic to fill this part-time Teacher’s assistant position.  A leader with integrity and a positive demeanor to serve as a wholesome role model for students. Possess a passion for working with young children and their families as well as school staff and the community. Must have a willingness to assist and care for students, lead and direct a small group or classroom of students as needed, and follow the lead of the classroom teacher.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:  (Including, but not limited to the following)

Be willing to receive direction from the teacher in charge of the classroom

Be willing to adapt and adjust to varying circumstances throughout the day

Remain open-minded and maintain a positive attitude

Make necessary copies for the classroom

Distribute items to class and student folders when needed

Manage and direct lunchtime

Manage and direct recess

Other duties as assigned by the classroom teacher

JOB QUALIFICATIONS:  

High School graduate or G.E.D. Must be able to follow written and/or verbal instructions. Exhibit professionalism and commitment through punctuality and consistent attendance. Must be physically able to perform duties involving walking, sitting, lifting, squatting, etc. as necessary for student learning and safety. Must have knowledge of Google Suites. Previous experience working with youth preferred, but not required. 

The work hours for this position are 7:30 AM- 1:00 PM. Pay is commensurate with experience. Days of work and off days are in accordance with the school calendar. Conditions of employment and policies are provided within the handbook.

If interested, please email our human resources department

Rockford Christian Middle School (Grades 5-8)

We offer Extended-care option for students who need care beyond the hours school classes from 3:15-5:30pm Monday through Friday

Hours: 3:00 - 5:30

We are looking for qualified individuals to sub as needed, but who also might be available for every day 2nd semester

Reports to the Principal of Student Services

Preferred Qualifications:

  • High School diploma required
  • College degree completed or in process preferred.

 

Job Description and duties:

  • Keep a record of attendance daily for students
  • Be willing to assist students with homework assignments as needed
  • Interaction with students in conversation and activities.
  • Other duties as assigned

Character:

Demonstrate the character qualities of enthusiasm, courtesy, flexibility, integrity, kindness, self-control, perseverance, effective communication and punctuality.

Act as appropriate Christian role models in appearance and actions.

Develop and maintain rapport with faculty, staff, students, and parents by treating others with friendliness, dignity and consideration.

This is an elementary school position.  Grade level K-4.

For more information, contact Janna McLaughlin

We are accepting applications for substitute teachers for grades K-12 for the upcoming school year.  Please fill out this application

Desired qualifications of all Candidates:

  • An individual who has a vital relationship with Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior and is skilled at mentoring and modeling for his/her students what it means to be a follower of Christ
  • An individual who is intellectually and professionally curious, interested in becoming an expert in his or her field
  • An individual who understands and supports the mission and vision of Rockford Christian Schools

 

Desired qualifications of Teacher Candidates:

  • Holds Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Education from an accredited college or university
    • Teacher candidates must hold a 4 year degree from an accredited college or university to be eligible for employment as a teacher at Rockford Christian Schools
  • Has or is eligible for ACSI teaching certification
  • Shows proficiency in technology, organizational and administrative skills
  • A teacher who is ready to integrate vibrant faith with excellent academics, while providing a safe and healthy classroom environment
  • Has a desire to be involved in extracurricular leading or coaching roles (academic clubs, student government, athletics, theatre, service learning,  etc…)

Interested please send applications and resumes to:
Human Resources
1401 N. Bell School Rd. Rockford, IL 61107