FIRST GRADE TEACHER (posted 8/1/21)


Job Summary

Cornerstone Academy is looking for a First Grade Teacher to guide students toward excellence in academic, social, physical, and spiritual development based on Christian principles. The school’s mission is to model the faith and religious mission of our church, Cornerstone Evangelical Baptist Church. Under the direction of the Assistant Principal, this position will instruct students with planning and conducting activities for a balanced student experience of academic instruction.


Daily responsibilities will include instructing students individually and in groups by using various teaching methods such as lectures, discussions, demonstrations and hands-on activities; preparing materials and classroom for class activities; establishing clear objectives for all lessons and projects; assign and grade class work and homework; maintain accurate and complete student records as required by law, and administrative regulations; use technology to teach and communicate with students, administration and parents. In addition, the teacher will be responsible to supervise all activities and field trips to ensure the safety of each child at all times; meet with parents to discuss their child’s progress; work with same grade level teachers; attend meetings, open house, and professional training; and all other duties as assigned.

Requirements / Qualifications


Cover letter, resume, three references, and a copy of transcripts.


Please provide your cover letter and resume in the body of your email to employment@cornerstone-academy.net. Do not send any attachments.


Qualified candidates will be contacted for an in-person interview. No phone calls please. The position will be open until filled.

Cornerstone Academy is an equal opportunity employer. In addition to federal law requirements, we comply with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the school has facilities.