Academic Support Center Tutor

Part-Time Academic Support Center Tutor (6th – 12th grade) – 5 hours per week

Position is for the 2018-19 school year.

Very Important – Before applying please read and carefully review our Statement of Faith as well as our Hope Academy Faith & Life Covenant (see the Job Postings page at All board members, faculty and staff are joining a covenant community in serving here at Hope Academy.


Job Details:

  • Upper School Academic Support Center Tutor (5 hours a week, hourly position)
  • Assist the Academic Support Teacher by working with and tutoring middle and high school students at the Academic Support Center.
  • The Academic Support Center is a place for students to get additional help with their school work before and after school. This position would only be for the before school time.
  • Hours would be Monday-Friday 8:45-9:45 a.m.
  • Five days a week is desired, but there is flexibility to work only 3 of the days during the week.
  • Pay rate is $14.00 per hour.
  • See the additional General Faculty Requirements and How To Apply below.


General Faculty Qualifications

  • Supportive of the school’s mission to foster hope in God within the inner-city neighborhood of Minneapolis by providing youth with an outstanding, Christ-centered education.
  • Ability to effectively educate in a multi-racial, multi-ethnic, and economically disadvantaged urban community.
  • Desire to equip the children of the city with an academically rigorous, comprehensive, classical Christian education to prepare them to deal with the complex issues of living in this present society.
  • Willingness to go above and beyond in building relationships with students.
  • Minimum BS or BA in Education preferred.


To Apply:

Print out and complete our Teacher Application (PDF), along with two letters of recommendation, and a cover letter.


Mail or email completed application, letters of recommendation, and cover letter to:
ATTN: Tennille Ziegler, Human Resources
Hope Academy
2300 Chicago Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55404


Volunteer Coordinator

Hope Academy is seeking a Volunteer Coordinator to help facilitate successful group and individual volunteer placements at Hope Academy in a way that will meaningfully engage volunteers, and help our students, teachers, staff and school continue to grow in size and excellence.
The mission of Hope Academy is to foster hope in God within the inner-city neighborhoods of Minneapolis by providing youth with a remarkable, classical, Christ-centered education. Hope Academy serves over 500 students with the goal of growing to 700 students in the coming years.


• Weekly Volunteers – Manage the intake, placement, training, staff communication, and ongoing needs of weekly volunteers to meet school needs, and help to grow weekly volunteer engagement.
• Volunteer Groups – Coordinate and plan meaningful volunteer group events.
• Event Support – Manage external and internal volunteers for school events. Provide other event support as needed.
• Volunteer Programs – Manage volunteer programs and program leads; help create new programs to meet needs as they arise.
• Substitute Teacher Coordination – Manage substitute teacher pool and place substitute teachers on a weekly basis, as needed.


• Highly missional – in agreement with Hope Academy’s Statement of Faith & Faith and Life Covenant.
• Self-starting – create paths where none existed before and willingly dive into new territory.
• Strong project manager – able to spearhead and coordinate many different projects with grace.
• Agile – able to wear multiple hats when needed; comfortable with ambiguity.
• Resourceful – find ways to accomplish goals with modest resources.
• Skilled and experienced.
• Excellent written and oral communication and active listening skills.
• Strong time, organizational, and project management skills.
• Detail-oriented with high follow-through.
• Strong interpersonal and collaboration skills.
• Bachelor’s degree preferred, but not required.
• Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Office 365.


• This is a 40 hour/wk., benefit-eligible position.


• Print out and complete the Staff Application (PDF) found at
• Send the Staff Application, along with a resume and cover letter to the address noted on the Employment Forms page.
• Start date: December 1.

Substitute Teachers


We are looking for qualified, Christian substitute teachers.
Certification is preferred but not necessary. Experience working with children is essential.

To Apply:

  • Print out and complete the Sub Application (PDF) and Sub Background Check (PDF) found on the Employment Forms page.
  • Send the forms to the address noted on the Employment Forms page.
  • Click here to go to the Employment Forms Page.