We are always glad to accept a cover letter and resume from teachers who meet the following requirements:
Rate of Pay: Competitive
We are seeking a uniquely talented and fully qualified teacher for our Christian online school. A qualified applicant, must meet the following qualifications with no exceptions other than as indicated in item 6:
1. Hold a valid CA teaching credential- no exceptions
a. Preference for secondary credentials: grades of instruction are exclusively secondary, although a multiple subject credentialed teacher may still qualify
b. Preference for mathematics, science, and Bible curriculum specialists
2. Have an exceptionally strong technological aptitude
a. Preference for individuals who are self-directed learners of new technology (i.e. judiciously explore a programs options rather than need step by step manual type instructions)
b. Preference for individuals with experience in online education (Online pedagogy is radically different from that most often used in a classroom setting).
3. Be comfortable in teaching all secondary subjects
a. Teacher not required to be “the source” of all information for the class. Curriculum is pre-scripted and answer keys are provided. Teacher needs to be “comfortable” in addressing students questions and discussing all subjects.
b. More emphasis is placed on the teacher’s pedagogical skills in facilitating learning, anticipating areas of students’ needs, and pro-actively setting parameters for students’ success.
4. Communicate clearly, effectively, and consistently with students and parents
a. Strong written, email, and oral communication skills
5. Possess an adequate computer, have internet access, and a professional home working environment. (Minimal use of a personal phone, <10 hours a week, may apply).
a. A separate, quiet, work environment that is visually acceptable for webcam viewing is required. Does not need to be a home, per se.
6. Reside in California
a. At this point, we require CA residency with preference for teachers in Southern CA. However, this requirement may be lifted in the near future.
7. Agree with the statement of faith
a. All employees must agree with the following statement of faith: CPA Statement of Faith
If you meet all of the above qualifications, please take a moment to consider our schools’ website: http://calvaryonlineschool.com/ . Additionally, please review the “How it Works” page.
If after ensuring you meet all of the qualifications above, please send a cover letter and resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org