GENERAL INFORMATION ABOUT SCA

Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is a private, nondenominational Christian school in southeast Lee’s Summit, MO. As a Christian school, SCA requires that all employees be professing Christians who attend a Bible-believing church.

SCA has an early education through 12th grade program on a 36-acre campus that includes three facilities, as well as track, baseball, soccer, and football fields. Founded in 1989 with 32 elementary students, SCA has a current PS-12th grade enrollment of nearly 1,200. SCA offers a highly academic, college-preparatory program that includes 94 dual credit hours for high school students. 

The elementary program includes the Foundations & Frameworks reading curriculum that greatly enhances reading comprehension through critical thinking skills, in addition to daily special classes.

SCA is dually accredited by the Association of Christian Schools International and by Cognia.

Subject to the Constitution of the United States and all applicable state and federal laws, Summit Christian Academy does not discriminate against applicants on the basis or race, color and national or ethnic origin in its employment practices, nor does it discriminate against its employees on the basis of race, color and national or ethnic origin in the administration of policies, procedures, programs, or activities.

BENEFITS FOR FULL-TIME EMPLOYEES

SCA offers a generous benefits package to full-time employees including health, dental, vision, life, 401k with match, and flexible spending account. Full-time employees also receive a tuition discount of 50% and free childcare for their students. For additional information regarding our benefits, please use the link below.

Employee Benefits

Teacher Positions

SCA teachers should have a heart to spiritually disciple students and partner with highly engaged and supportive parents. Teachers benefit from the school’s strong academic program and uniquely designed curriculum.

Teacher candidates should complete the employment application (link at end of this page). Candidates who are unfamiliar with Summit Christian Academy should visit the Who We Are and What We Believe areas on the website.

2024-25 School Year

Biology Teacher - Full-Time -  SCA is accepting applications for a high school Biology teacher.  Bachelor’s degree in Biology or a directly related field is required. Preference will be given to those candidates with a master’s degree in Biology or a master’s degree with a minimum of 18 graduate hours in the Biology discipline. Prior teaching experience is a plus.

English Teacher - Full-Time - SCA is accepting applications for a high school English teacher.  Bachelor’s degree in English or a directly related field is required. Preference will be given to those candidates with a master’s degree in English or a master’s degree with a minimum of 18 graduate hours in the English discipline. Prior teaching experience is a plus.  

Coordinator of Student Success - Full-Time - SCA is accepting applications for Coordinator of Student Success. Responsible for oversight of the Learning Commons (LC) to include administration of the math and writers’ corners, connecting A+ tutors with students, proctoring online and in person exams, supervising those students in LC supervision, and attending weekly advisor meetings with the secondary principal and secondary advisors. A bachelor’s degree is required as well as strong administrative skills.

Support Staff

Interested candidates should complete the employment application (link at the end of this page).

Candidates must have demonstrated leadership experience in the food service industry and be passionate about the spiritual development and growth of students.

Fieldhouse Janitorial Staff - Evening, Part-time - SCA is accepting applications for a Part-time evening janitorial worker for the Fieldhouse. Position is 5-days a week with late afternoon/evening hours. Start and end times will vary depending on Fieldhouse evening events. Tuition discount is available based on weekly hours worked.

Janitorial Staff – Evening, Part-time - SCA is accepting applications for part-time janitorial workers to work in the evenings. Position works 5-days a week with somewhat flexible hours. Weekly hours vary, but the average is 10. Tuition discount is available based on weekly hours worked.

Bus Drivers – Part-time - SCA is accepting applications for part-time daytime bus drivers. Ideal candidates must have a Class B CDL with a passenger endorsement. If you are Interested but do not have this endorsement, SCA will provide training for you to secure the required license. Drivers will provide transportation for field trips and/or athletic events on an as-needed basis.

Childcare Providers – Part-time - SCA is accepting applications for part -time G.A.P. (God’s Aftercare Program) workers. Ideal candidates include energetic individuals who enjoy working with children and have a heart to serve. G.A.P. serves students from early education through high school. Before school shifts start are 6:45 a.m. to approximately 8:00 a.m. After school shifts start at 2:15 PM & 3:15 PM. This is a fantastic position for parents/guardians while their students are in school and includes free G.A.P. services for your students when you are working. Prior childcare experience is a plus and love and concern for children is a must!  Tuition discount is available based on weekly hours worked.

Coaching Positions

Summit Christian Academy has the following coaching positions available for the 2023-24 school year. Interested candidates should complete the employment application (link at the end of this page).

Candidates must demonstrate a high level of knowledge for the sport and must be able to effectively communicate that knowledge to student/athletes for their development. The ideal candidate would have playing and prior coaching experience, be motivated to work with a wide range of abilities, and coach with passion and compassion. Candidates should be dedicated to in-season and off-season player development.

HS Head Boys' Soccer Coach
HS Head Volleyball Coach
JV/V Assistant Football Coach 
JH Head Football Coach
JH Assistant Football Coach
JH Head Volleyball Coach
JH Assistant Volleyball Coach

Substitute Support Staff

Interested candidates should complete the employment application (link at the end of this page).

Substitute Classroom Aide - SCA is accepting applications for classroom aide substitute to serve in early education and elementary. Substitute classroom aides will work directly with students to provide support for classroom teachers. 

Substitute Office Assistant – SCA is accepting applications for office assistant substitutes to serve in the elementary and/or secondary office. Candidates must have prior administrative experience, excellent communication skills, experience in Microsoft programs, the ability to manage multiple tasks, and the ability to work in a fast-paced work environment. 

Substitute Teacher

Interested candidates should complete the employment application (link at the end of this page).

Substitute Teachers – SCA is accepting applications for substitute teachers. Candidates must have a minimum of 60 college credit hours. Prior teaching and/or subbing experience is a plus.

Virtuosity! Teacher

Interested candidates should complete the employment application (link at the end of this page).

Piano and Voice Teachers - Summit Christian Academy's private music lesson program is looking for teachers in the area of piano and voice. Hours are flexible and can be before, during, or after school hours as desired by the instructors.

Application for Employment

To view the SCA mission, philosophy, and Statement of Faith, visit the What We Believe web page.

Link to SCA Employment Application

Please submit any additional documents (i.e., transcripts and/or certifications) to the HR email address listed on the application.

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