PART-TIME | Middle School Reading Support Teacher – 0.175 Position

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.

Position is for the 2017-18 school year.

Job Details:

    • Provide reading support for 7th and 8th grade students who are below grade level in reading.
    • Students are pulled out of their Language Arts classes to receive this reading support. The support provided by the reading support teacher is working on the Language Arts lesson in a smaller group that is more focused on reading comprehension.
    • Position is a 0.175 FTE position (approximately 7 hours per week). The approximate hours are 9:45 a.m .to 1:15 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays.
    • 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
    • Emphasis in Reading, Learning Disabilities, or Reading Comprehension Training also preferred.

Print out and complete our Teacher Application along with two letters of recommendation and 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