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Logic and Rhetoric Teacher- Latin Ability Preferred

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Westside Christian Academy

Logic and Rhetoric Teacher- Latin ability Preferred

23096 Center Ridge Road, Westlake, Ohio 44145

Position Description

LOGIC AND RHETORIC TEACHER – LATIN ABILITY PREFERRED
Full Time, Begins August 2024

We seek a dynamic educator to join our faculty as we come alongside parents to raise their children to be all that God desires.
As an instructor of Logic and Rhetoric this teacher will join a strong Upper School faculty and will be responsible as a godly role
model to instruct our teens according to a biblical worldview and classical methodology, for which we provide on-going training.
Our desire is for a teacher who loves students of this age, has appropriate background in the disciplines of Rhetoric and Logic,
and may be a generalist enough to teach in another subject if desired. If this teacher were able to teach Latin to our Upper School
students as well it would be of additional benefit to our school.

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE (BUT NOT LIMITED TO)
• Teach Middle and High School students in logic and rhetoric classes 5-6 periods per day
• Participate in our Arete Teacher Training Institute
• Lead a Compass Group of students
• Assist other teachers where possible and when time allows

QUALIFICATIONS
• Spiritually mature Christian in agreement with our statement of faith
• Passion for Christian education
• Passion for discipling teenagers
• Ability to lead with a Biblical Worldview
• Excellent communication/people skills
• Bachelor’s degree
• Personal enthusiasm, optimism, and a well-developed sense of humor
• Proficiency with technology, particularly Google Suite products
• Concentrated study in Rhetoric, Logic, English, Literature, Communications, Journalism, Creative Writing, or
related field preferred
• Teaching experience preferred
• Proficiency with the Latin language preferred

As a PreK – 12 Classical and Christian school in suburban Cleveland, WCA is committed to quality instruction through the lens of
a Biblical worldview in a nurturing environment. We use classical methodology that includes grammar, Latin, logic, rhetoric and
daily instruction from God’s Word. WCA is a family-oriented community, united by the bond of being Christ followers who desire our
children to grow in godly character with a zeal for learning. To learn more, explore our website at westsideacademy.org

Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to
Dirk Russell, Head of School, at [email protected]

 

To apply for this job email your details to drussell@westsideacademy.org