EMPLOYMENT

The Ambrose School does not require state certification for teachers. We have found that our form of education works best when we seek those who share our values and have a natural teaching ability.

In Grammar School, we seek the following:

  • Classroom experience
  • A passion for classical Christian education
  • A love of children
  • Organizational skills and aptitude for managing a classroom
  • A personal love of learning

 

In our Upper School, we seek the following:

  • Experience with or a passion for Classical Christian Education.
  • A contagious love of learning.
  • A demonstrated love of books, particularly The Great Books.
  • Subject-matter expertise.
  • A background from a classical Christian or Great Books school.
  • Applicants must have a strong Christian testimony and be committed to the classical Christian vision. Applicants must demonstrate strong classroom aptitude and/or have excellent teaching references. Teacher certification not required. Teaching experience highly desirable.


As a rule, we always accept applications for Grammar School Teachers, particularly Upper-Grammar School, and Secondary Humanities Teachers. We are always seeking teachers with classical Christian backgrounds who desire to be part of our community of learners.

Our teachers must be committed, orthodox protestant Christians with a living faith in Jesus Christ.

Open positions for fall 2020:

To apply for a position listed below, send your resume with a cover letter to personnel@theambroseschool.org.

Please detail your experience with classical Christian education, your faith story – how you came to know the Lord and how you are growing in your spiritual life, references with email and phone number, and the position you are interested in.

8th Grade Humanities and Logic Teacher – We are accepting resumes for an 8th grade humanities and logic teacher for the fall of 2020.  The ideal candidate will have a background in medieval history, literature, and philosophy, be well-versed in formal and informal logic, and able to engage students in the learning process.

Mock Trial – We are seeking a Mock Trial coach to continue to build our Mock Trial program.

Graphic Design – We are seeking a teacher for our Graphic Design class that meets twice a week and produces our yearbook.

The Ambrose School Bridge Program

Grammar School Teachers – The Bridge Program is seeking grammar school teachers for the fall of 2020.  These are a part-time positions.  Classes meet two days a week and teachers prepare assignments for students to complete on the three at-home days.  Successful candidates will have familiarity with and understanding of classical Christian education, be energetic and ready to learn with the students, and be willing to learn a new way of teaching.  We prefer candidates with classical education backgrounds.  Teaching experience is desired, but not required.

Upper School Humanities Teacher – The Bridge Program is seeking an upper school humanities teacher.  This is a part-time position.  Classes meet three days a week and teachers prepare assignments for students to complete on the two at-home days.  Successful candidates will have familiarity with and understanding of classical Christian education, be energetic and ready to learn with the students, and be willing to learn a new way of teaching.  We prefer candidates with classical education backgrounds.  Teaching experience is desired, but not required.

Upper School Math, Logic, Science and Writing Teachers – These are part-time positions.  Classes meet three days a week and teachers prepare assignments for students to complete on the two at-home days.  Successful candidates will have familiarity with and understanding of classical Christian education, be energetic and ready to learn with the students, and be willing to learn a new way of teaching.  We prefer candidates with classical education backgrounds.  Teaching experience is desired, but not required.