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 2021:
To apply for a position listed below, send your resume with a cover letter to email@example.com.
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.
Junior High Math Teacher – We are seeking an experienced junior high math teacher for the 2021-2022 school year. Qualified candidates will possess an undergraduate or higher degree in math or in an area that indicates a commitment of classical pedagogy. A minimum of two years teaching experience and a love for junior high aged kids is preferred. Candidates should have a passion for math instruction that is baptized in classical, embodied methods.
High School Science Teacher – We are seeking an upper school science teacher for the 2021-2022 school year . Qualified candidates will possess an undergraduate or higher degree in science. A Chemistry or Physics focus is preferred. A minimum of two years teaching experience and familiarity with current pedagogical and scientific instructional methods is ideal. Candidates should have a passion for high school science that is reflected in pedagogy of embodied learning as demonstrated through experience conducting labs.
Bridge Upper School Humanities Teacher – We are seeking part-time upper school instructor to teach humanities. The instructor will be responsible for teaching on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays at our Bridge Program. The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor’s Degree in related field and a familiarity with classical Christian education.
Bridge Upper School Science Teacher – We are seeking a part-time upper school science instructor for the 2021-2022 school year. Qualified candidates will possess an undergraduate or higher degree in science or related field. Ideal candidates will have a minimum of two years teaching experience and a familiarity with classical Christian Education.
The Ambrose School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, or national or ethnic origin in the administration of its admissions, scholarships, hiring, or other school-directed policies.