Employment

2020-2021 Academic Year – Current Openings  

A bachelor’s degree is required for instructional positions. A degree related to a teacher’s specific area of expertise is preferred.  Ideal candidates should have experience in the Classical Christian education. An understanding and evidence of the Christian’s Fruit of the Spirit and agreement with the ECA Statement of Faith is required of prospective applicants. Some positions are part time, but classes and assignments may be combined to form full time positions. If you have an interest in teaching at ECA, please send your resume with a cover letter, and completed Application Form to the appropriate campus (addresses listed on the Application Form).

Contact Bob DeRuiter at bderuiter@ecaeagles.org or at 719-597-3675 x14 for more information.

Secondary Openings

Applications are now being accepted for secondary openings in the following areas:  upper level Rhetoric and Chemistry; middle/logic school Humanities and Science.  Additional course may be available and part time positions can be combined to create a full time position. 

Elementary Classroom Teacher

Brief Job Description:  Implement a program of Classical Christian grammar/elementary classroom instruction that meets the established ECA curriculum criteria, individual needs, interests, and abilities of students. This teacher must also have a willingness to do other duties as assigned by the Principal.

Job Qualifications: Candidate must possess a bachelor’s degree or higher in education (or related field) from an accredited college or university.  Teacher will be certified (or certifiable) through ACSI or ACCS.  Applicant must be in agreement with the ECA Statement of Faith.  Biblically integrated and classical teaching experience in our grade classroom is highly desirable.  Expertise in Love and Logic (or similar) classroom management, Promethean ActivBoard (or similar), and RenWeb school management software (or similar) is considered a plus.  Must be able to work cooperatively with all members of the staff and communicate effectively with parents and students.  All applicants must be US citizens or possess a valid US working visa. Finalists must pass a background check.

Position Details:

    • This is a Full-time position.
    • Full-time teachers are paid on a 12-month contract from August 1 through July 31.
    • Principal will describe actual classroom and preparation schedule requirements associated with the school year.
    • This Teacher will report to the ECA Elementary Principal.
    • Benefits for Full-time teachers include a “cafeteria” plan for health insurance and/or 403(b) contribution and a tuition discount.  These benefits will be fully described in a contract offer to the preferred candidate.  

Job Ad Circulation Required: This job ad will be circulated through ACSI, ACCS and to current Staff and Parents.

Application Deadline:  April 5th, 2021

Additional forms, shown on our website, are not required at this time, but will be requested as needed. All of the following documents are required when applying for employment at ECA.

Evangelical Christian Academy hires employees of any race, color, and national or ethnic origin.