Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Employment Opportunities


Thank you for your interest in employment with Blackhawk Christian School. Blackhawk Christian School (BCS) is a P-12 accredited private Christian school of over 700 students with a 40+ year history of academic success – “A” rating per IDOE. Our Mission is:

               Preparing Hearts and Minds to Serve Christ

Openings for 2017-18

All Applicants must meet the following job qualifications:

Blackhawk Christian School is both a Christian ministry and a school. As such, employees must effectively represent Christ as well as possess the technical skills for the position. A successful applicant will provide evidence of being:

  1. A born-again Christian with a mature walk of faith and whose lifestyle, convictions, and beliefs are consistent with Biblical principles.
  2. Faithfully engaged in a local evangelical church.
  3. Able to clearly articulate both the Biblical components of salvation and the ability to lead a child to a saving knowledge of Jesus Christ.
  4. In agreement with and will support the school’s Statement of Faith, Mission, Vision, Core Values and Teacher’s Articles of Employment.
  5. Able to provide at least 3 favorable references including a pastor, a current supervisor, (if employed) and a colleague.
  6. Able to provide a “clean” criminal background check.

Elementary  School

KINDERGARTEN TEACHER – MATERNITY LEAVE

Job Summary:
Blackhawk Christian Elementary school is seeking a kindergarten teacher to teach during a maternity absence. Expected length of position is 12 weeks full time. The qualified candidate will teach core subjects including Bible to a kindergarten classroom.  Expected begin date of September 1, 2017.

Qualifications:
Candidates will hold a Bachelors degree and an Indiana Teaching License.

Contact Information:
Applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and completed forms to Marilyn Knuth,  Blackhawk Christian School, 7400 E. State Blvd., Fort Wayne, IN 46815 or email: office@blackhawkchristian.org.

Primary  School

Primary Principal– Blackhawk Christian Schools

SUPERVISOR(S)                Lead Administrator

PRIMARY OBJECTIVE  Provide leadership and supervision of EC-1st grade programs.

Start Date            July 10, 2017

Note: The position of Primary Grade Principal will begin in year two of employment, during the 2018/19 school year. During year one this individual will work directly with current school administration to begin the transition to and implementation of the separate primary school.  Responsibilities during this first year will be determined based on the needs of  the current elementary, early childhood program, and the new primary school.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES & DUTIES

  • Develop, implement and evaluate EC-1 instructional programs
  • Supervise and evaluate school personnel as assigned by the Lead Administrator
  • Recruit, interview, hire and train new school personnel
  • Direct the primary grades admission process including interviewing new families
  • Lead in the development and implementation of school programs, services, schedules, goals and procedures
  • Maintain current knowledge of educational methods, practices and standards related to school leadership
  • Promote a Christ-centered culture among students and faculty
  • Other duties as assigned by the Lead Administrator

QUALIFICATIONS            

  • A born-again Christian with a mature walk of faith and whose lifestyle, convictions, and beliefs are consistent with Biblical principles.
  • Actively engaged in a local evangelical church
  • Master’s degree in education with the appropriate building level supervision licensure
  • The desire and demonstrated ability to develop positive relationships with all school personnel
  • Highly organized with attention to detail
  • Maintains composure in a fast-paced work environment
  • Friendly and helpful demeanor towards students and parents
  • Minimum of 10 years of teaching/administration experience

Please complete and return a cover letter, resume, and application to

email: office@blackhawkchristian.org
USPS: 7400 East State Boulevard
Fort Wayne, IN 46815
Attention: Marilyn Knuth

Resumes will be kept on file for 12 months.

Application Documents – Please complete all documents.

Administrator Applicants:

Administrator Application

Employment Environment

Background Check Form

Pastoral Recommendation Form

Professional Recommendation Form

Professional Recommendation Form-2

 

Teacher Applicants:

Faculty Application

Coaching Application

Employment Environment

Background Check Form

Personal Statement Form

Pastoral Recommendation Form

Professional Recommendation Form

Professional Recommendation Form-2

 

Substitute Applicants:

Substitute Application

Employment Environment

Background Check Form

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