Adventist Education

A Journey to Excellence
Category:
PK-12
Organization:
Takoma Academy Preparatory School
Posted:
Apr. 7, 2021
Resumes Due:
Apr. 23, 2021

Description: Potomac Conference is seeking a candidate for a middle school English Language Arts teacher position. Takoma Academy Preparatory School is located in Silver Spring, Maryland and is committed to inspiring thinkers, achievers, peacemakers, and servant leaders. Takoma Academy Preparatory School is a diverse Christian school that honors God in nurturing students to embrace Biblical truths, pursue academic excellence, and prepare for a life of service. The school houses students from Kindergarten - Eighth grade and enjoys the support of the Sligo Adventist and the Takoma Park SDA churches as well as a committed school board.

Experience: Takoma Academy Preparatory School is seeking a dedicated, qualified school teacher with a passion and love for students and teaching. Candidates must be a faithful member of the Seventh-day Adventist Church. The ideal candidate must be a professional educator with a strong commitment to Christ and be able to meet the needs of every child in a diverse population. The candidate should possess the following qualities/skills: * Demonstrate the ability to teach in ways that are interactive, hands-on, project-based, and promote self-discovery and critical thinking * Experience using data to inform instruction on an on-going basis * A clear understanding of curriculum and instruction * Ability to establish a spiritual, caring, effective, and efficient classroom environment * Experience managing online learning classrooms * Capacity to nurture students and work collaboratively with families * Strong interpersonal, writing, and communication skills * Ability to work collaboratively as a member of a team Qualifications: The candidate should have a minimum of 3-5 years of successful teaching, with experience in teaching middle school aged students. Candidates should have valid NAD teaching credentials or have an active state certification. Interested candidates can send their resume and reference list to Gabriel Madrid, Associate Superintendent at gabrielm@pcsda.org and Cheryl Booker-Malcolm, Principal at cmalcolm@taprep.org