Freshman Math-Science is intended to build a strong foundation for scientific thinking, mathematical literacy, and an integrated understanding of how Math and Science contribute to our understanding of the world. This position will involve collaborating with the Academic Dean to create an excellent curriculum.
Required Qualifications for All Positions: • Embraces the Gospel of Jesus Christ • Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree • Ability to facilitate learning in other areas: The Arts, Wellness, Spiritual Formation, Foreign Language, Strong co-curricular experience or desire • Basic Skills (SAT of 550+ Math/500+ English; or ACT 23+ score report) • Illinois or Out-of-State/Country Credential -- Applicants, without credentials, who demonstrate outstanding achievement and knowledge in their field are strongly encouraged to apply. If hired, applicants who do not possess applicable teaching credentials will follow steps as determined by UCA administration. • Fingerprint Clearance and background check • TB Clearance
Preferred Qualifications: • Experience teaching elective courses like Spanish, wellness, spiritual formation, or the arts (fine art, digital, or performing) • Experience leading co-curricular areas (mock trial, robotics, culinary arts, athletics, drama, etc.) • Advanced degree in your field • 1+ year working with students as a teacher, teacher intern, or academic coach • Experience with special education • Direct experience with problem-based learning, inquiry learning, and interdisciplinary learning
About Unity Christian Academy
Unity Christian Academy is an innovative, faith-based high-school in South Chicagoland. Our program is focused on graduating college ready, career ready, and Kingdom students ready to use their gifts for the good of others. We are looking for creative, motivated, talented educators to help us carry out a curriculum focused on problem-based learning and community advocacy.