Adventist Education

A Journey to Excellence
Springfield SDA Junior Academy
Jan. 12, 2022
Resumes Due:
Feb. 28, 2022

Description: Springfield Junior Academy is seeking a full-time 5th through 8th grades teacher and principal for the 2022-2023 school year. This two-teacher school is located in Springfield, Missouri in the Ozark region of southwestern Missouri with excellent educational, historical, nature and cultural opportunities. The position requires a current NAD elementary certificate with preferred experience. Candidates should have strong spiritual attributes, able to develop a positive rapport with students and parents, provide challenging and inclusive lessons, ability to work with fellow staff, volunteers and school board, effective organizational skills, timely planning and communication, follow-through, and active Seventh-day Adventist church membership and attendance.

Experience: Candidates must a be committed Seventh-day Adventists who support the teachings and standards of the church with teaching experience at the elementary level and administrative experience as a school principal or head teacher. The ideal candidate has a minimum of a Bachelor’s in elementary education and a current NAD Elementary certificate. Salary and benefits are based on the denominational wage scale and policy. Must have the legal right to work in the United States and be able to provide evidence of that right if employed. If interested in being considered, please send a letter of interest, your resume - including at least three references with e-mail addresses, (including one from a pastor you have worked closely with) your philosophy of teaching and a copy of your current NAD certificate as a Word or PDF attachment to Dr. Joseph R. Allison ( Interviews will be conducted and the position filled, regardless of application due date, if the right candidate applies.