Lower School Teacher (Grades 3-5)

Website Christian Heritage Academy

Christ Centered • Academically Excellent • Life Transforming

ACSI Accredited Christian Heritage Academy is seeking Lower School Teachers (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 “Living Curriculum Teachers” who have a growing relationship with Christ, are excellent in their field, and are capable of inspiring students to reach their God-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.


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

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