Elementary Teacher

Website Christian Heritage Academy

To equip students to be lifetime followers of Jesus Christ.

Christ Centered * Academically Excellent * Life Transforming

ACSI Accredited Christian Heritage Academy (CHA) is seeking an Elementary Teachers for Grades 3-5 to join our growing school for the 2021-22 school year.  CHA offers an exemplary education with a biblical worldview for preschool through high school, and equips children to be lifetime followers of Jesus Christ.  Prospective candidates are experienced, creative, and flexible elementary “Living Curriculum Teachers”who have a growing relationship with Christ, are excellent in their field, and are capable of inspiring students to reach their Christ-given potential.  Living Curriculum Teachers demonstrate a love for the Lord, a love for learning, and a love for children.

Qualified candidates should have a minimum of 2-3 years of relevant teaching experience, hold a Professional Educator License with an endorsement in Elementary Education, and be willing to pursue ACSI certification.  Interested candidates must submit both a resume and cover letter, being certain to include a personal statement regarding faith in Jesus Christ, and explain biblical integration in a classroom teaching environment.


  1. Follower of Jesus Christ, who seeks to live all of life under His Lordship.
  2. Spiritual maturity, with academic and leadership abilities that will enable him/her to teach all truth as God’s truth.
  3. Demonstrated heart for the mission of Christian Heritage Academy and the advancement of Christian education.
  4. A Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education from an accredited college or university
  5. Hold an Illinois Professional Educator License with an endorsement for Elementary Education
  6. An ability to maintain discretion and absolute confidentiality.
  7. Excellent communications and interpersonal skills, including the ability to maintain a courteous and respectful attitude in all situations.
  8. The ability and desire to work in a team-oriented environment in a supportive, transparent, and solution-driven fashion.
  9. Proficiency in Google Suite and Microsoft Office programs.

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#1 Christian High School in Illinois (2018, 2019, 2020,2021)

#9 Best College Prep Private High School in Illinois (2021)

#10 Private K-12 School in Illinois (2020, 2021)

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