Upper School Administrative Assistant – Full Time

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 www.hopeschool.org). All board members, faculty and staff are joining a covenant community in serving here at Hope Academy.

Job Details:

  • Upper School Office Oversight:
    • Greet and assist all guests, staff, and students entering the Upper School office
    • Maintain student attendance for the Upper School
    • Process discipline referral paperwork
    • Receive and distribute messages for students
    • Maintain Upper School calendars
    • Coordinate Upper School mailings
    • Communicate occasionally with parents
    • Coordinate student uniform check-out
    • Assist with coordination of events and partnerships (Picture Day, Driver’s Ed…)
    • Maintain student digital and physical cumulative files
  • Assist the Upper School Principal with various tasks:
    • Update handbook
    • Follow-up with teachers
    • Schedule appointments
    • Calculate points for House System
    • Draft weekly email to staff
    • Other projects as assigned
  • Full-time position with benefits (40 hrs/wk during school year, Hours vary during summer)
  • Pay is hourly, based on qualifications and experience

 

Education and Skill Required:

  • College degree preferred but not required
  • Strong organizational skills, follow-through, and attention to detail
  • Enjoys working with both students and adults
  • Computer knowledge required (Word, Excel, Calendars, Office 365)

 

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 work in a multi-racial, multi-ethnic, and economically disadvantaged urban community.
  • Desire to be a part of a team whose goal is 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.

 

To Apply:

Print out and complete our Staff 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

Email: tziegler@hopeschool.org

Cafeteria Lunch Scanner

Cafeteria Lunch Scanner: 11:30 a.m.- 2:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, school days

Description of Basic Functions and Responsibilities:
Under the general supervision of the Director of Food Service, assists in the operation of the school cafeteria: entering student pin numbers and performing other related tasks as required.

General Expectations of Kitchen/Cafeteria Staff:
• Support the value of a Christ-centered education.
• Uphold Hope Academy’s mission and values.
• Engage positively with students and other staff, maintain professional and respectful demeanor.
• React to change productively and handle other tasks as assigned.
• Exhibit Christ-like willingness to serve.
• Work as a team to assist kitchen staff as needed.
• No cell phones may be used during working hours unless you’re calling the Food Service Director or Maintenance for immediate help.

Educational Requirements:
• High School Diploma / GED required

Primary Responsibilities:
• Ensure all meals and milk served are correctly recorded in Chalkable Café (all student and staff pin numbers for meals served, are entered.)
• Check meal components to ensure each meal qualifies as reimbursable, according to National School Lunch Program guidelines. If a meal doesn’t qualify, help the student change their food selection so it does qualify.
• Assist new students in referencing pin numbers, as needed.
• Collect guest meal passes and correctly record guest meals.
• Daily, enter breakfast records for K-2 grades before lunch service.
• Promptly notify Food Service Director of any system issues and use backup procedures to ensure all meals at accurately recorded. (paper/pen to manually record, ensuring numbers are entered same-day).
• Meet annual training requirements, as directed by Food Service Director.
• Notify Food Service Director when additional supplies (eg. napkins, garbage bags, cleaning supplies) are needed.
• Encourage students to take a lunch and try new foods, encourage them to make healthy choices and eat a balanced lunch
• Assist in cleaning and maintaining cafeteria facilities, as time allows between classes:
o Encourage students to throw away trash, sweep and wipe tables
o Between classes, refresh trash cans, wipe up spills and generally maintain a tidy cafeteria.
o Tie trash bags when cans are 1/3 full
o Restock water cup dispenser
o Prepare wash buckets to sanitize tables, dump buckets and rinse rags daily.
o Uphold general health and cleanliness standards.

To Apply: Print out and complete our Staff Application (PDF). Mail or email completed application to:

ATTN: Tennille Ziegler, Human Resources
Hope Academy
2300 Chicago Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55404
Email: hr@hopeschool.org

Cafeteria Lunch Server

Cafeteria Lunch Server: 10:30 a.m.- 2:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, school days

Description of Basic Functions and Responsibilities:
Under the general supervision of the Director of Food Service, assists in the operation of the school cafeteria: entering student pin numbers and performing other related tasks as required.

General Expectations of Kitchen/Cafeteria Staff:
• Support the value of a Christ-centered education.
• Uphold Hope Academy’s mission and values.
• Engage positively with students and other staff, maintain professional and respectful demeanor.
• React to change productively and handle other tasks as assigned.
• Exhibit Christ-like willingness to serve.
• Work as a team to assist kitchen staff as needed.
• No cell phones may be used during working hours unless you’re calling the Food Service Director or Maintenance for immediate help.

Educational Requirements:
• High School Diploma / GED required

Primary Responsibilities:
• Serves a large volume of a variety of foods to students at school as specified by the menus.
• Arranges food and beverage items for the purpose of serving them to students and staff in an efficient manner.
• Assists with making sure all students have the required components to qualify for a reimbursable meal.
• Assists in receiving and storing foods, condiments, and supplies to maintain adequate quantities and item security.
• Assists in clean-up of serving counters, salad bar, and milk cooler.
• Sets up food service areas and serves food.
• Practices safe food handling according Minnesota Health Department.
• Assists in the monitoring, reduction, and management of food waste.
• Performs daily, weekly, and monthly deep cleaning of the service areas and transportation equipment.
• Disposes of waste according to the Food Services Operating Procedures.
• Performs related duties as assigned.

To Apply: Print out and complete our Staff Application (PDF). Mail or email completed application to:

ATTN: Tennille Ziegler, Human Resources
Hope Academy
2300 Chicago Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55404
Email: hr@hopeschool.org

School Social Worker

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 www.hopeschool.org). All board members, faculty and staff are joining a covenant community in serving here at Hope Academy.

 

Job Details:

  • Full time, 1.0 FTE position plus summer school.
  • Provide crisis intervention for students K-12 as needed
  • Consult with teachers and staff regarding student needs
  • Facilitate referral process to enable our students to receive more intensive therapy and support
  • Report to the Director of Student Support. Teams with Upper School and Lower School Deans of Students and on-site Mental Health professionals to provide social/emotional support to our student body

 

Job Requirements:

  • Advocacy skills and knowledge about the effects of adverse childhood experiences
  • Strong communication skills
  • Desire to work well in a team
  • Ability to navigate a variety of needs effecting students
  • Ability to make decisions and take actions in a timely manner
  • Knowledgeable about making appropriate referrals to mental health services
  • Ability to complete necessary documentation in a timely manner
  • Licensed Social Worker (LGSW or LICSW), Masters of Social Work (MSW)
  • 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.

 

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

 

Email: tziegler@hopeschool.org

 

 

Part-Time 9th/10th Grade Girls Health Teacher (Semester 2)

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 www.hopeschool.org). All board members, faculty and staff are joining a covenant community in serving here at Hope Academy.

Job Details:

  • 9th/10th Grade Health Teaching Position
  • This position is only for the duration of one semester.
  • Salary is based on education and years of classroom teaching experience.
  • 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 Email: tziegler@hopeschool.org

FOOD SERVICE ASSISTANT

PART-TIME
FOOD SERVICE ASSISTANT

Before applying please read and carefully review our Statement of Faith as well as our Hope Academy Faith & Life Covenant . All board members, faculty and staff are joining a covenant community in serving here at Hope Academy.

School days: Monday-Friday 10:00 am -2:00 pm, (20 hours per week) during the school year

Job Description
Under general supervision, completes a variety of tasks in the school cafeteria; prepares and serves food, cleans work areas and equipment, operates a service terminal, and prepares and transports bulk food and supplies. Work is performed in a commercial food service and kitchen work environment; moderate physical requirements, with risk of burns or cuts, frequent lifting, carrying and moving up to 50 pound containers of food preparation materials and equipment; may require working in a walk-in cooler.

General Responsibilities
• Oversee daily operations in the kitchen and cafeteria and staff, including ordering food & maintaining daily production records
• Assists the kitchen staff with basic food preparation, service, food storage, and maintaining the cleanliness of the kitchen, dining and storage areas.
• Performs work within scope of authority and training, and in compliance with NSLP and Hope Academy policies and quality standards; duties will vary according to job assignment.
• Counts snack or breakfast items to be sent to classrooms, may assist with bagging breakfast items for breakfasts served in classrooms.
• Cleans and maintains orderly, safe and sanitary conditions in kitchen facility; cleans dishes, kitchen utensils, equipment and kitchen surfaces.
• Prepares the service lines for meal time; serves meals as directed and in correct portions.
• Counts products received and shipped; verifies that the quantity, quality and type of products match the daily summaries and work orders. Stores food according to sanitary handling standards.

Job Qualifications
• Supports Hope Academy’s mission to foster hope in God within the inner-city neighborhood of Minneapolis by providing youth with an outstanding, Christ-centered education.

• Knowledge of:
o safety and sanitation practices for food preparation, holding and storage.
o Personal sanitation and hygiene regulations.

• Skill in:
o Following and maintaining safety standards.
o Following verbal and written instructions and procedures.
o Establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with co-workers and school staff.
Preferred:
o Knowledge of principles of record keeping and records management.
o Spanish-speaking preferred but not required.

Job Requirements
High School Diploma or GED equivalent. Food handling experience preferred.
Dependability; must have reliable transportation to the school.

TO APPLY:
Print out and complete our Staff Application along with a cover letter.
Mail or email completed application and cover letter to:
ATTN: Human Resources
Hope Academy
2300 Chicago Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55404
Email: hr@hopeschool.org

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 www.hopeschool.org). 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

Email: tziegler@hopeschool.org

Substitute Teachers

SUBSTITUTE TEACHERS (ALL SCHOOL)

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.