Lexington Christian Academy is accepting applications for special education tutor for the 2019-2020 school year. The ideal candidate will have training in special education and be capable of tutoring a student in a variety of subjects. This position requires a flexible schedule. This is an hourly part-time position.
Candidates for LCA positions should be:
Experts in their academic field
Excited about teaching teenagers
Happy and positive in their dealings with others
Good listeners who desire to help students solve problems
Respected and trusted by students and parents
Known for setting high standards and coaching students to success
Interested in joining a professional learning community that seeks excellence as a team
EDUCATION: A bachelor’s degree is required. An advanced degree is preferred.
EXPERIENCE: Careful considerations will be given to applicants who have experience working with and supporting students with documented learning challenges and their families. Developing education plans, collaborating with colleagues is required. Candidates who have demonstrated excellence in teaching and inspiring young people are a priority. Candidates must be committed to a team concept, willing to support the entire school program, not merely to teach assigned students.
PROFICIENCY: The candidates we seek have a broad and deep knowledge of their subject area. In addition, candidates must be able to establish a framework in which learning can take place. They must relate well to young people and still set limits and expectations.
SPIRITUAL MATURITY: Recognizing that LCA is strongly committed to the historic Christian faith, we expect that candidates will subscribe to the Academy’s Statement of Faith, Standards for Christian Living and be active participants in a Christian congregation. These documents may be found on the About/Careers page at lca.edu.
Lexington Christian Academy is a grade 6-12, independent college preparatory school that exists to educate young men and women in the arts and sciences in the context of the Gospel of Jesus Christ by developing intellectual ability, nurturing spiritual and moral growth, encouraging creativity, and instilling a desire to serve God and others.
SALARY & BENEFITS
Salary is hourly. Start date August 23, 2019.
Mail or electronically submit a resume, cover letter, 2 professional references, transcripts and brief answers to the following questions to:
Describe your view of Christian education and your commitment to it.
Lexington Christian Academy is a grade 6-12 independent college preparatory school that exists to educate young men and women in the arts and sciences in the context of a complete commitment to the Gospel of Jesus Christ. In addition to our traditional day and boarding school program, LCA X offers a host of complementary programs over the summer and throughout the academic year which expand our reach and contribute to our mission. Our Summer Experience includes our popular Meadow Breeze Day Camp, serving boys and girls ages 4-13 as well as our Lions Sports Camps and Summer Academy for secondary school students.