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Opportunity #2494


MA (1-2 years)

English Language Academy Lead Teacher

Exceptional opportunity for an adventurous first language English speaking educator/ESL teacher to be on the ground floor of building a new exciting English Language Academy! The ELA will prepare prospective Ukrainian and Russian speaking students for school and teach adults – both Gospel centric. A Leader/Teacher is needed to develop and lead the Academy in brand new facilities in a great suburb of Kyiv, Ukraine at Kyiv Christian Academy. You will work with an experienced Supervisor, Nadia Povalinska, our Foreign Language Department chair. KCA is a safe and loving environment where teachers care for the whole child – body, soul, and mind. The school provides a monthly stipend beginning at $500+ and teachers raise the remainder of their support through RCE-International or a mission agency of their choice. The cost of living in Ukraine is the lowest in Europe. This could be your opportunity of a lifetime! Contact us with your resume.

Elementary Teacher K-5

We seek Enthusiastic Elementary Educators (whose first language is English) in 2020-21 who love kids and have a passion for teaching others to love learning and follow Jesus. Our K-12 school is ACSI accredited with English as the primary language of delivery. KCA’s small classes (8-15) permit a personalized English-speaking Christian Education where teachers “go the extra mile.” Teachers have a sense of “calling” to a faith-based education of students minds and discipling of their hearts and inspires them toward a life of service to others. Applicants should have a bachelor’s degree, ACSI certification is preferred, international teaching experience is a plus. KCA teachers raise their own support through TeachBeyond, RCE-International, another mission agency, or personal support. KCA supplements support with a stipend of $500+/month.

The cost of living in Ukraine is the lowest in Europe. For example, the average two-bedroom apartment rents for about $350 per month. The area is clean, quiet, and safe. Kyiv is the hidden gem of Europe and has marvelous cultural attractions. The brand-new 59,000 square foot school building provides an ideal environment for the 125 students to influence students spiritually and academically. More than 10 acres of space makes it a gorgeous setting. The ministries parents are leading are exciting and high impact. This could be your opportunity of a lifetime! Contact us with your resume.

Middle School Social Studies/English Teacher

Social Studies and English Teacher for 2021-22 to work with a terrific team. Kyiv Christian Academy is ACSI and MSA accredited with English as the primary language of delivery. KCA’s small classes permit a personalized English-speaking Christian Education where teachers “go the extra mile.” Teachers have a sense of “calling” to a faith-based education of students minds and discipling of their hearts and inspires them toward a life of service to others. Applicants should have a bachelor’s degree, ACSI certification is preferred, international teaching experience is a plus. KCA teachers raise their own support through RCE-International, another mission agency, or personal support and can receive a stipend of $500+/month. The cost of living in Ukraine is the LOWEST in Europe! A brand-new school facility provides an ideal environment to influence students spiritually and academically.

Director

Kyiv Christian Academy is seeking a Leader with Passion and Vision to serve as Director in a school full of potential and possibilities for program and ministry expansion and impact through a strong United States-style academic program. He/She must provide effective leadership and management in a Kindergarten – Grade Twelve school setting. The Director position provides opportunities to serve, lead, and relate to a diverse community of missionary, international, and national families; and a staff composed of internationals and nationals.

The successful candidate will have a Christian faith commitment; will fully-embrace the school’s evangelical identity; and will understand and champion the mission and vision of the school. He/she will be an educational leader with at least five years of teaching or administrative experience; have earned a master’s or doctoral degree; demonstrate English-language fluency; and master the United States-style and structure of education. The successful candidate will also be knowledgeable of and committed to a Biblically based philosophy of education and will qualify for “All Levels Principal” certification with the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI). He/she will have also multi-cultural experience and demonstrate the capacity and disposition to adapt to school ministry in a multi-cultural context.

The preferred candidate will also have head of school leadership and management professional training and experience; be experienced in adaptation to living cross-culturally and ministering in a multi-cultural educational setting, including service in a school committed to the children of missionaries; and have some aptitude and experience in fundraising.

This is a paid position. Affiliation with a Mission Agency is encouraged.