Teacher for at-risk Youth
Job type: Part-time
Location: Columbus, IN Post Date: August 16, 2017
New Song Mission, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit Christ-centered children's home campus that uses Biblical principles and teachings to help children in their growth and development.
The main responsibility of New Song Mission teachers is to provide a safe, enriching educational environment to the children in New Song's care through which God can equip and transform their lives in Christ, equipping students for college, trade school, or a career. Teachers lead multi-age, multi-grade classrooms of up to 8 children. Teachers must be committed Christians whose walk with Jesus is important to them and must trust in the inerrancy of all scripture contained in the Bible as God's holy word.
NEW SONG MISSION, INC. TEACHER JOB DESCRIPTION
Employment Type: Part-time (35 hours a week, August - May)
Salary: $16,500.00 /year
Reports to: Campus DirectorMission
Statement: The purpose of New Song Mission is to equip at-risk children for life.
Ministry Overview: New Song Mission's campus community provides fatherless, at-risk children with safe, loving homes, a tailored education, biblical guidance, and enriching experiences so that they will live wholesome, productive, and joyful lives in Christ. Through this holistic care, significant mentoring relationships, and the transforming love of Jesus, children will become fully equipped to fulfill God's wonderful purpose for their lives.
General Description: New Song Mission, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit Christ-centered ministry that uses Biblical principles and teachings to help children in their growth and development. As such, teachers must be committed Christians whose walk with Jesus is important to them and must trust in the inerrancy of all scripture contained in the Bible as God's holy word.
The main responsibility of New Song Mission teachers is to provide a safe, enriching educational environment to the children in New Song's care through which God can equip and transform their lives in Christ, equipping students for college, trade school, or a career. Teachers will live out Christian values among the children and will lead lifestyles that model positive Christian character. Teachers will also assist the ministry in other important ways from time to time in order to help achieve the purpose and goals of the ministry.
Essential Job Expectations: A New Song Teacher is expected, by God's grace and through his or her faithful walk with Christ, to provide the following leadership to the students of New Song and to serve the ministry as a whole:Seek to grow as a teaching professional on a continual basis
Additional Duties or Responsibilities: Teachers will provide other assistance that benefits New Song's educational program and the ministry as a whole as needed.
Educational Requirements: College diploma in the field Education or the equivalent, and an Indiana State Teacher's license
Experience: Has knowledge of the needs of emotionally impaired children and youth; experience in working with such children is strongly preferred
Christian Faith: Has received Christ Jesus as their personal Lord and Savior and are committed to having Him be the leader of their lives
Spiritual Maturity: Demonstrates a mature faith in the Lord
Statement of Faith: Is in strong agreement with New Song's Statement of Faith
Personal characteristics: Possesses those personal characteristics which are necessary and beneficial to effectively teach emotionally impaired children and manage a classroom environment.
Culture, Guiding Principles, & Core Values: Commitment to New Song's Culture, Guiding Principles, & Core Values Statement.
Physical Capacity: Has the physical capacity to fulfill each of the duties and responsibilities listed, as well as physical activities such as general lifting, light athletics, and school outings
Continuous Learning: Demonstrates the desire and ability to continually learn how to best meet the needs of children and has a willingness to continually improve in all areas
Valid Driver's License: Has and maintains a valid driver's license and be able to operate a ministry vehicle to transport children without restrictions.
Other Abilities: Have the abilities to fulfill each of the duties and responsibilities listed above.
How to apply
Submit a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org, or upload to New Song Mission job page. For more information about New Song Mission visit www.newsongmission.org.