Employment

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Interested candidates may contact Jon Jenkins for more information on the following open positions:

Chemistry Adjunct

The King’s Academy is looking for an inspired adjunct who can teach a first year Chemistry class. The King’s Academy is a Christian K-12 school in Jonesboro Indiana that values discipleship, scholarship, partnership, and service. This position would be best filled by a teacher who could teach T-Th from 8:15-10:15, though other options may be possible.

Job Responsibilities
● Teach one first year high school chemistry course per school year. Potential to provide Dual Credit is desirable
● Design, test and supervise weekly laboratory experiments relevant to the current lessons being taught in class
● Ensure students understand and follow all safety rules for laboratory experiments and are aware of the proper actions to take during accidents and emergencies
● Assign and evaluate all coursework, submit grades and maintain contact with parents regarding student performance
● Work to ensure all students are well prepared for state exams and meet school and state goals for student competency

● Maintain records of student attendance, participation, homework, lab work and test results
● Plan and supervise at least one field trip per school year, obtaining parental permission for all students involved and ensuring student safety when outside the school

Job Skills & Qualifications
Required:
● Degree in Chemistry
● Excellent communication skills and ability to simply explain complex concepts
Preferred:
● Two or more years teaching science or chemistry in a school setting
● Advanced Degree in Chemistry
● Experience conducting laboratory experiments with students