Middle School Teacher

Cookson Hills is accepting applications for two passionate and qualified Middle School Teachers for the upcoming 2021-2022 school year.

Cookson Hills Christian School is a year-round, grade K-12 ACSI accredited school and provides educational opportunities designed to prepare children who are at-risk for a productive life. As a Christian School teacher, you will work alongside houseparents, social workers, and other team members to ensure we are providing the holistic opportunity each child needs for a well-rounded future. The school year begins mid-July.

Learn more about our philosophy of education HERE.


Middle School Teacher Requirements:
• Ability to teach Science, History, Math and/or Social Studies
• Bachelor + Degree in Education
• Have or are able to obtain ACSI Certification
• Self-motivated, high energy, organized and flexible
• Ready, willing, and able to make a difference in the life of middle school students
• Willingness to grow personally and professionally
• Ability to adapt and work in a trauma-informed educational environment


  • Fulfilling service
  • Rewarding opportunities
  • Cash compensation
  • Housing
  • Challenging responsibilities
  • Health and retirement plans
  • Christian environment

General requirements:

  • At least 21 years old
  • Baptized believer
  • Active participant in a New Testament church
  • Relatively debt free
  • Physically fit and active
  • No more than four children in the home
  • Pass a thorough background check


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