Heart • Soul • Mind • Strength

Cherry Hills Christian School

Job Opening: Social Studies Teacher

The Social Studies Teacher is committed to honoring Christ by encouraging, working with, and loving students in God’s truth. The Social Studies Teacher ensures that the classroom work environment is Christian-based, nurturing, wholesome and loving. 

Cherry Hills Christian School is committed to honoring Christ by teaching, encouraging, training and grounding students in God’s truth within a dynamic, academic environment. For Christ, Heart, Soul, Mind and Strength.


Model a Growing and Vibrant Relationship with Christ 

  • Pursue full devotion to Christ and live the life we are inviting others to live 
  • Manifest the fruit of the Spirit in work habits and relationships 
  • Pursue spiritual growth through community and daily devotions
  • Embody other-centered, servant-leadership in all interactions 

Demonstrate Commitment to Cherry Hills Christian School 

  • Be an active, engaged member of the school community
  • Attend and serve at school-wide, all-hands-on-deck events (Examples: Meet & Greet, Back to School Night, Open Houses, etc.)
  • Accept and uphold CHC Essentials of Faith

Efficiently Work with and Lead Alongside other Grade Level Teachers

  • Teacher will provide classroom instruction in Grades 6-8th
  • Reflects the purpose of the school which is to honor Christ in every class and in every activity and integrates Biblical principles and perspectives throughout all curriculums 
  • Plan broadly alongside grade-level teams for the quarter and semester and incorporate a program of study that meets the individual needs, interests, and abilities of students
  • Utilize valid teaching techniques to achieve curriculum goals within the framework of the schools Mission 
  • Employ a variety of instructional aids, methods and materials that will provide for creative teaching to reach the whole child: spiritual, mental, physical, social and emotional
  • Keep proper discipline in the classroom to maintain a good learning environment
  • Maintain regular and accurate attendance and grade records to meet the demands for a comprehensive knowledge of each student’s progress
  • Understand and implement all building emergency procedures

Cultivate Positive Relationships with Children and Families

  • Develop and maintain rapport with students and parents
  • Represent Cherry Hills Christian in a favorable and professional manner
  • Assess the learning of students on a regular basis and provide progress reports as required
  • Keep students, parents and the Director of Upper School adequately informed of progress or deficiencies and give sufficient notices of failure 
  • Ensures accurate and timely response to communication request
  • Respect professional ethics that require confidentiality concerning the sharing of information about children, parents, or staff
  • Pray for the children and families you serve 

Other Administrative Leadership Responsibilities 

  • Is knowledgeable of Cherry Hills Christian policies and procedures and assists with day-to-day operations
  • Assists in overseeing the maintenance of a clean, safe environment for school operations
  • Help staff, students, and volunteers’ function efficiently and effectively
  • Understand supervision and how to lead in a positive manner

Demonstrates a Commitment to Growth

  • Provide input and constructive recommendations for administrative and managerial functions in the school
  • Utilizes educational opportunities and evaluation processes for professional growth
  • Attends department and all-staff meetings

Model Servant Leadership and Exhibit a Helpful, Joyful Attitude


Perform Other Duties and Tasks as Assigned



God equips every Christ-follower with spiritual gifts to serve and strengthen the body of Christ and to partner with Him in the advancement of His kingdom.

The following spiritual gifts are recommended for this role: Service, Administration and Mercy.

POSITION TYPE: Full-time, Exempt


BENEFITS: PTO, Sick Leave, 403(b), Medical, Dental, Vision



· Must have a strong and growing relationship with Jesus Christ and it should be evident in both the personal and professional life

· Holds a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university

· Advanced degree preferred

· Current ACSI and/or State Teaching Certification in Elementary Education

· Willingness to pursue higher education and continue progress in career development

· Must be able to pass a criminal background check

· Professional attitude and appearance 

Must have a flexible attitude with a servant’s heart 

Salary Description
$42,449 – $76,777

Join the CHC Team

To be considered for this position, please complete the CHC Application and submit a resume, a cover letter that includes your personal statement of faith and a copy of your transcripts if applicable

If you have any questions relating to this position, please email applychcs@chclions.org.

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