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at First Baptist Academy.  

Who We're 
Looking For

First Baptist Academy is looking for highly qualified and motivated applicants in all fields throughout the school. We desire applicants who are committed to professional, educational, and Godly excellence while serving the children of FBA. 

 

Qualified applicants are employed without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information, or any other protected class under federal, state, or local law except those exclusions specifically provided to Religious Organizations.

First Baptist Academy accepts applications anytime, keeping them on file as positions become available.


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Primary School Teacher Assistant

POSITION OVERVIEW

First Baptist Academy, serving students Infants through Eighth Grade, is seeking a Primary School Teacher Assistant.  The Primary School Teacher Assistant will support FBA’s vision, mission, and strategic goals with students and parents ages Infant-PK4.  This position reports to the Director of Early Childhood.

MISSION STATEMENT

Our mission is to equip students with the Truth of God’s Word while developing their character, intellect, and potential to Explore, Create, Challenge, and Lead.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Work diligently in assisting teachers and office staff with daily needs in Early Childhood, implementing positive guidance, and executing effective classroom management strategies for Infant-PreK4 students.
  • Communicate with parents during the school year with regular correspondence through Brightwheel.
  • Work closely with grade-level team members, specialists, administrators, and other colleagues to ensure that all children make academic and social progress in accordance with FBA’s mission and core values.
  • Embrace the use of technology to improve the quality of the education delivered to students.
  • Pursue professional development in course preparation and classroom technology initiatives.
  • Engage in student life, helping each student find his/her place in God’s unfolding story.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Authentic Christian character and a desire to work in a Christian environment
  • Experience and love working with children ages Infant -5 years old
  • Be able to lift a minimum of 20 lbs.
  • Be in good health with the physical stamina and agility to work with children, stand for periods of 30 minutes, walk at a steady pace and bend at the knee and squat to assist children
  • Be able to sit frequently on the floor to work with children
  • Highly organized and thoughtful in approach
  • Collaborative and open to new ideas
  • Self-confident, flexible, and open to feedback
  • Positive attitude, facilitator, and team builder

BENEFITS

  • Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience
  • Group medical insurance coverage for employee
  • Dental and vision insurance available
  • Life Insurance, AD&D and Long-Term Disability coverage for employee
  • 403(b) matching
  • Paid time off
  • Tuition Discount
  • Fitness Center Discount

HOURS

  • Monday-Friday 8:30AM-6:00PM

BACKGROUND CHECK STATEMENT

FBA conducts pre-employment screening for all positions which includes a criminal background check, verification of work history, academic credentials, licenses, and certifications.

First Baptist Academy is a Christian school dedicated to the development of moral character, the enrichment of spiritual lives, and the perpetuation of growth in Christian ideals in an environment that is academically rigorous-enriched with the truth of scripture and a relevant Biblical Worldview.

It is the policy of First Baptist Academy not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information, or any other protected class under federal, state, or local law except those exclusions specifically provided to Religious Organizations.

Primary School Assistant | Part-Time

Position Overview

First Baptist Academy is seeking a Part Time Assistant to join the Primary School team. The Primary School Part-Time Assistant position is Monday-Friday from 12:00-6:00PM. The ideal applicant should have experience with children ages infant through five years old. The applicant must be an active Christian, be nurturing, love children and be able to relate to them.

Mission Statement

Our mission is to equip students with the Truth of God’s Word while developing their character, intellect, and potential to Explore, Create, Challenge, and Lead.

Required Qualifications

  • Candidate must be in good health with the physical stamina and agility to work with children.
  • Must be able to lift a minimum of 25 pounds.
  • Have the ability to sit frequently on the floor with children, stand for periods of 30 minutes, walk at a steady pace, and bend at the knee and squat while attending to the children's bathroom needs.
  • Needs to work well in a team environment alongside two assistants as well as with the Director of Early Childhood and Office Administration.
  • Must accrue at least 24 hours of training in applicable areas of each child development studies.
  • Keep up with current developments in education by voluntarily attending professional meetings, working on advanced degrees, etc.

Background Check Statement

FBA conducts pre-employment screening for all positions which includes a criminal background check, verification of work history, academic credentials, licenses, and certifications.

First Baptist Academy is a Christian school dedicated to the development of moral character, the enrichment of spiritual lives, and the perpetuation of growth in Christian ideals in an environment that is academically rigorous-enriched with the truth of scripture and a relevant Biblical Worldview.

It is the policy of First Baptist Academy not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information, or any other protected class under federal, state, or local law except those exclusions specifically provided to Religious Organizations.

Pre-Kindergarten Teacher

POSITION OVERVIEW

First Baptist Academy, serving students Infants through Eighth Grade, is seeking a PreK Teacher. The PreK Teacher will support FBA’s vision, mission, and strategic goals with students and parents in the grade level. This position reports to the Lower School Principal.

MISSION STATEMENT

Our mission is to equip students with the Truth of God’s Word while developing their character, intellect, and potential to Explore, Create, Challenge, and Lead.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Work diligently in curriculum planning, implementing instruction, and executing effective classroom management strategies for prekindergarten-aged students.
  • Communicate with parents during the school year through regular correspondence, electronic gradebooks, and maintaining class pages on FBA’s portal system.
  • Work closely with grade-level team members, specialists, administrators, and other colleagues to ensure that all students make academic and social progress in accordance with FBA’s mission and core values.
  • Utilize effective small group instruction and literacy/math workstations.
  • Embrace the use of technology to improve the quality of the education delivered to students.
  • Pursue professional development in course preparation and classroom technology initiatives.
  • Engage in student life, helping each student find his/her place in God’s unfolding story.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Authentic Christian character and a desire to work in a Christian environment
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited, TEA certified school
  • Current Texas teacher certification
  • Experienced at least two years of full-time teaching
  • FBA is a licensed childcare facility in the State of Texas, experience in a licensed childcare facility is a plus
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • Highly organized and thoughtful in approach
  • Collaborative and open to new ideas
  • Self-confident, flexible, and open to feedback
  • Facilitator and team builder

BENEFITS

  • Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience
  • Group medical insurance coverage for employee
  • Dental and vision insurance available
  • Life Insurance, AD&D and Long-Term Disability coverage for employee
  • 403(b) matching
  • Paid time off
  • Tuition Discount
  • Fitness Center Discount

BACKGROUND CHECK STATEMENT

FBA conducts pre-employment screening for all positions which includes a criminal background check, verification of work history, academic credentials, licenses, and certifications.

First Baptist Academy is a Christian school dedicated to the development of moral character, the enrichment of spiritual lives, and the perpetuation of growth in Christian ideals in an environment that is academically rigorous-enriched with the truth of scripture and a relevant Biblical Worldview.

It is the policy of First Baptist Academy not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information, or any other protected class under federal, state, or local law except those exclusions specifically provided to Religious Organizations.

Lower School Teacher

POSITION OVERVIEW

First Baptist Academy, serving students Infants through Eighth Grade, is seeking a Lower School Teacher. The Lower School Teacher will support FBA’s vision, mission, and strategic goals with students and parents in the grade level. This position reports to the Lower School Principal.

MISSION STATEMENT

Our mission is to equip students with the Truth of God’s Word while developing their character, intellect, and potential to Explore, Create, Challenge, and Lead.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Work diligently in curriculum planning, implementing instruction, and executing effective classroom management strategies for elementary-aged students.
  • Communicate with parents during the school year through regular correspondence, electronic gradebooks, and maintaining class pages on FBA’s portal system.
  • Work closely with grade-level team members, specialists, administrators, and other colleagues to ensure that all students make academic and social progress in accordance with FBA’s mission and core values.
  • Utilize effective small group instruction and literacy/math workstations.
  • Embrace the use of technology to improve the quality of the education delivered to students.
  • Pursue professional development in course preparation and classroom technology initiatives.
  • Engage in student life, helping each student find his/her place in God’s unfolding story.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Authentic Christian character and a desire to work in a Christian environment
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited, TEA certified school
  • Current Texas teacher certification
  • Experienced at least two years of full-time teaching
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • Highly organized and thoughtful in approach
  • Collaborative and open to new ideas
  • Self-confident, flexible, and open to feedback
  • Facilitator and team builder

BENEFITS

  • Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience
  • Group medical insurance coverage for employee
  • Dental and vision insurance available
  • Life Insurance, AD&D and Long-Term Disability coverage for employee
  • 403(b) matching
  • Paid time off
  • Tuition Discount
  • Fitness Center Discount

BACKGROUND CHECK STATEMENT

FBA conducts pre-employment screening for all positions which includes a criminal background check, verification of work history, academic credentials, licenses, and certifications.

First Baptist Academy is a Christian school dedicated to the development of moral character, the enrichment of spiritual lives, and the perpetuation of growth in Christian ideals in an environment that is academically rigorous-enriched with the truth of scripture and a relevant Biblical Worldview.

It is the policy of First Baptist Academy not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information, or any other protected class under federal, state, or local law except those exclusions specifically provided to Religious Organizations.

Middle School History Teacher

POSITION OVERVIEW

First Baptist Academy, serving students Infants through Eighth Grade, is seeking a full time Middle School History Teacher. FBA offers a supportive, collegial environment and expects educators to encourage students to challenge themselves academically, while growing in moral development rooted in a relevant biblical worldview. This position reports to the Middle School Principal.

MISSION STATEMENT

Our mission is to equip students with the Truth of God’s Word while developing their character, intellect, and potential to Explore, Create, Challenge, and Lead.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Diligent in curriculum planning, implementing instruction, and executing effective classroom management strategies for middle school aged students
  • Create lesson plans based on current Seventh Grade Texas History and Eighth Grade US History TEKS
  • Communicate with parents during the school year through regular correspondence, electronic gradebooks, and maintaining class pages on FBA’s portal system
  • Work closely with grade-level team members, specialists, administrators, and other colleagues to ensure that all students make academic and social progress in accordance with FBA’s mission and core values.
  • Assess, analyze, and evaluate student progress in preparation for high school
  • Assist in the organization and planning of middle school field trips as needed
  • Offer scheduled tutoring as needed for students
  • Pursue professional development in relevant course content and instructional methods
  • Actively engage in middle school student life, helping students find their place in God’s unfolding story
  • Be willing to serve in other campus duties, including taking on teaching an elective, coaching a sport, or leading a student club
  • Adhere to the Faculty & Staff Handbook through commitment to high professional standards

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Authentic Christian character and a desire to work in a Christian environment
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited, TEA certified school
  • Current Texas teacher certification
  • Experienced at least two years of full-time teaching
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • Effective interpersonal skills as well as the ability to be a positive contributing member of the faculty in a highly collaborative and rigorous academic environment
  • Knowledge of current trends in education, including the use of technology to improve the quality of education delivered to students
  • Highly organized and thoughtful in approach
  • Collaborative and open to new ideas
  • Self-confident, flexible, and open to feedback
  • Facilitator and team builder

BENEFITS

  • Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience
  • Group medical insurance coverage for employee
  • Dental and vision insurance available
  • Life Insurance, AD&D and Long-Term Disability coverage for employee
  • 403(b) matching
  • Paid time off
  • Tuition Discount
  • Fitness Center Discount

BACKGROUND CHECK STATEMENT

FBA conducts pre-employment screening for all positions which includes a criminal background check, verification of work history, academic credentials, licenses, and certifications.

First Baptist Academy is a Christian school dedicated to the development of moral character, the enrichment of spiritual lives, and the perpetuation of growth in Christian ideals in an environment that is academically rigorous-enriched with the truth of scripture and a relevant Biblical Worldview.

It is the policy of First Baptist Academy not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information, or any other protected class under federal, state, or local law except those exclusions specifically provided to Religious Organizations.

Middle School Athletics Coach

Position Overview

First Baptist Academy, serving students Infants through Eighth Grade, is seeking part-time Middle School Coaches to coach Middle School sports as needed per season. This position reports to the Athletic Director.

  • Girl sports: Cross Country, Volleyball, Cheer, Basketball, Track & Field and Golf
  • Boy sports: Cross Country, Football, Basketball, Soccer, Track & Field and Golf.

Mission Statement

Our mission is to equip students with the Truth of God’s Word while developing their character, intellect, and potential to Explore, Create, Challenge, and Lead.

Key Responsibilities

  • Availability for coaching approximately between 2PM and 6PM on school days
  • Model Christian Character
  • Positive coaching style
  • Desire to build character in young athletes
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Ability to teach all skill levels
  • Work well with others

Required Qualifications

  • CPR Certified
  • Background in sport applying to coach

Background Check Statement

FBA conducts pre-employment screening for all positions which includes a criminal background check, verification of work history, academic credentials, licenses, and certifications.

First Baptist Academy is a Christian school dedicated to the development of moral character, the enrichment of spiritual lives, and the perpetuation of growth in Christian ideals in an environment that is academically rigorous-enriched with the truth of scripture and a relevant Biblical Worldview.

It is the policy of First Baptist Academy not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information, or any other protected class under federal, state, or local law except those exclusions specifically provided to Religious Organizations.

Substitute Teacher | Primary, Lower, Middle School

Position Overview

The substitute teacher position maintains the classroom atmosphere of orderliness and respect exhibiting professionalism and maturity through the unknowns of daily classroom routines and subject content. This is a part time position that varies in hours as needed.

Mission Statement

Our mission is to equip students with the Truth of God’s Word while developing their character, intellect, and potential to Explore, Create, Challenge, and Lead.

Key Responsibilities

  • Arrive promptly at 7:15AM
  • Cover the teacher’s assigned duty (early morning drop off, lunch duty, carpool), when applicable.
  • Read and review all teacher notes, preferably ahead of time, if possible.
  • Take attendance
  • Have students show respect, participate, and stand for the morning announcements, prayer, and pledge.
  • Follow class schedules and times on task, as provided.
  • Replace teacher materials in drawers or shelves provided.
  • Maintain classroom cleanliness and safety.
  • Provide proper supervision at all times, insuring the health and safety of students.
  • Display appropriate love and justice for all students.
  • Keep all students on task, making no allowance for foolishness, and holding students accountable for their choices.
  • Finish the day, checking off all teacher-expected work.
  • Give feedback to the teacher by making notes of things that were important: discipline matters, student concerns, and incomplete work for any subject, etc.
  • Ask for help when needed.

Background Check Statement

FBA conducts pre-employment screening for all positions which includes a criminal background check, verification of work history, academic credentials, licenses, and certifications.

First Baptist Academy is a Christian school dedicated to the development of moral character, the enrichment of spiritual lives, and the perpetuation of growth in Christian ideals in an environment that is academically rigorous-enriched with the truth of scripture and a relevant Biblical Worldview.

It is the policy of First Baptist Academy not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information, or any other protected class under federal, state, or local law except those exclusions specifically provided to Religious Organizations.

Encore Staff

Position Overview

First Baptist Academy is seeking Encore Staff to join our school year team. This role is a part-time position that oversees the students that must remain on campus after school is out until their parents are able to pick up the students. The hours of the position are from 2:45PM-6:15PM from the first day of school through the last day of school (9 1/2 months). Holidays are consistent with the school calendar.

Mission Statement

Our mission is to equip students with the Truth of God’s Word while developing their character, intellect, and potential to Explore, Create, Challenge, and Lead.

Key Responsibilities

  • Supervise the children involved in the Encore program.
  • Follow the schedule of each grade level and oversee homework time, snacks, and playground, gym, and classroom time. Takes daily attendance.
  • Assist with all minor medical emergencies after 4:00PM. Notifies parents if further medical attention is necessary.
  • Serve snacks to students.
  • Respond to the direction of the Encore Director.
  • Energetic and approachable personality
  • Organized
  • Punctual
  • Multi-tasker

Background Check Statement

FBA conducts pre-employment screening for all positions which includes a criminal background check, verification of work history, academic credentials, licenses, and certifications.

First Baptist Academy is a Christian school dedicated to the development of moral character, the enrichment of spiritual lives, and the perpetuation of growth in Christian ideals in an environment that is academically rigorous-enriched with the truth of scripture and a relevant Biblical Worldview.

It is the policy of First Baptist Academy not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information, or any other protected class under federal, state, or local law except those exclusions specifically provided to Religious Organizations.

Employee Benefits

Group Medical Insurance Coverage for Employee
Dental & Vision Insurance Available
Life Insurance, AD&D & Long-Term Disability Coverage for Employee
403(b) Matching
Paid Time Off
Tuition Discount
Fitness Center Discount

 

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