Lexington Prep School (LPS), a program of Lexington Christian Academy, is seeking passionate, engaging, and flexible teachers who are able to motivate students to strive for excellence. Our instructors play a pivotal role in our various programs including our Thanksgiving Program and our two-week summer programs as they not only help students raise standardized test scores, but also teach critical thinking and reasoning skills that aid students in everyday academic and extracurricular life. Teachers must demonstrate professionalism, be able to think on their feet, and tailor curricula to a diverse group of students, as our students have hailed from 52 different countries.
We are looking for a teachers to teach the following test prep classes: SAT Reading/Writing, SAT Math, SSAT Verbal, SSAT Math, and TOEFL. In addition, we are looking for Intensive Academic English (IAE) teachers. Finally, we are in need of teachers to teach classes on writing essays for SAT, SSAT and Common App. Teacher training available for all programs.
Prepare for and deliver engaging lectures and discussions
Work closely and develop a healthy rapport with students
Communicate and work closely with Academic Director
Attend meetings and training sessions
Provide thoughtful comments for progress reports
Set an example for students in professionalism, punctuality, and self-respect
Available to teach for at least 1 but preferably 2 or all 3 two-week sessions; Session 1: July 8–19; Session 2: July 22-Aug 2; Session 3: Aug 5-16, 2019; Monday - Friday
Bachelor’s Degree. Advanced degree preferred.
Must show proficiency with and ability to teach course material through interview process
Experience working with international students strongly preferred
Must have a positive attitude and place students’ needs as priority and exhibit good communication skills
Salary and Benefits: Teachers will be paid by the hour and must be available to work at least 2 hours per day per contracted subject (SAT math vs SSAT Verbal vs Common App Essay, etc.) Teacher Pay Scale
Level 1 (0 – 3 yrs test prep or IAE experience); $30 per hour
Level 2 (4 – 7 years test prep or IAE experience); $50 per hour
Level 3 (8+ years test prep or IAE experience); $60 per hour
-- Must attend 1 training session day mid-June, 2019
Additional Salary Information: Environment: LPS’s boarding facility is situated on 6 acres of landscaped grounds in Lexington, MA. Students are immersed in academic courses and study periods and are supported by a highly competent, caring residential staff. Lexington Prep School is a part of the LCA-X suite of programs at Lexington Christian Academy.
Qualifications: Recognizing that LPS is strongly committed to historic Christianity, we expect that candidates will subscribe to the LPS Statement of Faith, Standards for Christian Living and be members in good standing of a Christian church.
APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Send resume, cover letter and three references to: Kim Winsor, Lexington Prep School, Web site: www.lexingtonprep.com , E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
About Lexington Prep School
Lexington Christian Academy is a grade 6-12 independent college preparatory school that exists to educate young men and women in the arts and sciences in the context of a complete commitment to the Gospel of Jesus Christ. In addition to our traditional day and boarding school program, LCA X offers a host of complementary programs over the summer and throughout the academic year which expand our reach and contribute to our mission. Our Summer Experience includes our popular Meadow Breeze Day Camp, serving boys and girls ages 4-13 as well as our Lions Sports Camps and Summer Academy for secondary school students.