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SCA Job Opportunities

Summit Christian Academy is a private Christian school not affiliated with any particular church or denomination. As a Christian school, we do require that all employees agree with our Statement of Faith and be professing, born-again Christians who attend a Bible-believing church.

Candidates for SCA positions can visit the SCA website for FAQs on the school’s reopening.

Administrator Position

Head of School - SCA is searching for a new Head of School for the 2021-22 school year.  Please visit the link for a position profile and to access an application through Carter Baldwin.

Teaching Positions

Jr. High Choir & Band Instructor - Summit Christian Academy is seeking a full-time music teacher for growing music department. Ideal candidates would be able to teach both band and choir courses. Candidates would have a bachelor's degree (preferably in music education). Prior band and choir teaching experience is a plus.

Music Instructors

Summit Christian Academy offers private music lessons through our Virtuosity! Program. Lessons are offered on-site or virtually. We have openings for independent contractor instructors of guitar, strings, horns, and piano. Interested instructors can contact Fine Arts Coordinator Trissa Lucht with questions and for the independent contractor information form.

Jr. High Theatre Director 

SCA is accepting applications for a junior high theatre director. Applicants should have a bachelor’s degree in the area of theatre/drama. Ideal candidates would have previous experience directing productions. Candidates should complete the coach application.

Substitute Positions

Substitute Teachers - With a teaching staff of 75, SCA is always in need of substitute teachers. If you, or someone you know, is interested in serving as a classroom sub, please complete the substitute application. Candidates must have a minimum of 60 college credit hours. Prior teaching and/or subbing experience is a plus.

Substitute Classroom Aides - SCA is also looking for classroom aide substitutes. Classroom aides will monitor classrooms when the classroom teacher has the need to teach remotely. College credit hours are not required for this position. A love for students and the ability to maintain order are musts. Candidates for these positions should complete the Support Staff application. 

Support Staff Positions

Maintenance Staff - SCA is accepting applications for an evening custodial position primarily focused on floor care. Position requires the ability to run an industrial floor machine, some hand mopping, and general cleaning. Applicants must have a high degree of attention to detail. Position would be 3 hours a night for a total of 15 hours a week. Position includes a tuition discount.

A second part-time maintenance position is also available with general cleaning responsibilities. Position includes a tuition discount.

Childcare Providers - SCA is accepting applications for childcare providers for the Godly Aftercare Program (GAP). Current available hours are 2:00 to 6:00 p.m. Prior childcare experience is a plus and a love and concern for children is a must! Candidates should complete the Support Staff application.

Coaching Positions

Varsity Girls' and Junior High Girls’ Soccer Coaches (spring 2021) - SCA is accepting applications for two girls' soccer coaching positions. 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 soccer 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. Applicants should complete the coaching application.


Bus Drivers - Candidates must have a CDL with 64-passenger endorsement. If you don’t have a CDL but are interested in pursuing one, please email Joe Sanders or call 816-525-1480 for more information on how SCA can be of assistance. All applicants must submit a signed authorization for a background check and motor vehicle record check with their application. Motor vehicle record checks will also be done annually. Candidates should conplete the Support Staff application.

To view the SCA mission, philosophy, and Statement of Faith, visit the "What We Believe" web page. Applications may be found below. Resumes and/or applications may be mailed to the attention of Carol Lewis at SCA, 1500 SW Jefferson, Lee's Summit, MO 64081, faxed to 816-525-5402, or emailed to Carol Lewis.

Coaching candidates may also contact Secondary Athletic Director Lance Quessenberry for an application or with questions.


1. Download and save the appropriate Application to your device. 

2. If you don't already have Adobe Reader on your device, use the link below to download it. 

3. Then, using Adobe Reader, open, complete, and save the application. 

Completed applications may be sent to Carol Lewis by email; by mail to SCA, 1500 SW Jefferson, Lee's Summit, MO 64081; or by fax to at 816-525-5402.

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Teacher Application (See Teacher Job Description for additional information.)

Substitute Application  |  Support Staff Application

Coaching Application  |  Volunteer Application  |  Administrator/Director

Summit Christian Academy does not discriminate in its employment practices
against any person because of race, color, national or
ethnic origin, gender, age, or qualified disability.