Elementary Teacher

Tacoma Christian Academy - Tacoma, WA (30+ days ago)

Seeking enthusiastic, positive, flexible elementary teacher for a full-time position. Deep love for God, for students, and for subject matter are needed. We are a school which serves primarily families of first-generation, Slavic-origin immigrants. Our mission is to partner with families to educate students’ hearts and minds as we seek the glory of God and the service of others - all within the context of a Slavic Christian heritage. We pursue the following goals:

  • Training in a Biblical worldview
  • Cultivating Christlike character
  • Achieving academic excellence

TCA is a collaborative environment that aims to provide its students with a comprehensive education. As a result, our teachers and staff are quick learners who easily adapt to new situations and enjoy challenges. Attention: This position is for 2018-19. Tacoma Christian Academy is a K-10 private school located at 2014 S 15 Street, Tacoma, WA 98405.

Basic Teacher Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent
  • Strong agreement with school's religious and cultural mission and values
  • Three years teaching experience, with preference given to those with five or more years of experience.

Additionally, ideal teacher applicants will also have:

  • Prior experience with ELL students, with preference given to those with training in an ELL context
  • High degree of flexibility, teachability, and willingness to learn
  • Strong sense of cultural sensitivity and a desire for cross-cultural exchange
  • Teaching certification (either ACSI, state, or both)
  • Prior experience with ABeka, BJU, and WriteSource curricula
  • Prior experience with Google Apps for Education, Windows, and Chrome OS

All teachers at Tacoma Christian Academy have the same basic job description, though some jobs/roles have additional, specific descriptions for their role. For more information on job requirements and currently available positions visit www.tcak12.com (FACULTY >CAREER OPPORTUNITIES).

To Apply:

Please, call Alex at 253 359 0608 for details.

Applicants should be prepared to send a Resume and Cover Letter in pdf format to the school email listed on TCA website.

All applicants will receive a response acknowledging receipt of the Initial Teacher Application, Resume, and Cover Letter.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $30,000.00 to $33,000.00 /year


  • teaching: 3 years


  • Associate


  • Teaching Certificate