Career Opportunities

We welcome your interest in a career at Creative Learning Academy, a non-secular independent school serving children from 3 years old through eighth grade. Creative Learning Academy’s student-centered program inspires confident, compassionate, independent, and creative thinkers who embrace becoming the problem solvers of the future. Individuals must have the ability to lead a classroom where creative, hands-on, and collaborative learning is employed to deliver a 21st century classroom experience. CLA faculty are professional, growth-oriented, life-long learners who pursue excellence and are passionate about working with children.

We seek talented, experienced individuals who celebrate childhood, and are excited about incorporating character education and service to the community in their work with students. Strong candidates also will cultivate critical thinking and learning skills through differentiated instruction, project-based learning, and the use of thoughtfully designed assessments that help prepare students to function in our increasingly dynamic and interconnected world.

We are committed to attracting and retaining exceptional faculty to carry out our mission. We provide competitive salaries, excellent benefits, professional development, and tuition remission for children of full-time faculty.

If you wish to apply for a position that matches your interests and professional qualifications, submit a resume with cover letter, and three professional references to: careers@creativelearningacademy.org. We will carefully review your materials and will contact you if the school decides to move forward with further consideration of your application.

Here we grow again! Current Openings for 2019-2020: 

Kindergarten Instructional Assistant

The instructional assistant is responsible for assisting and supporting the kindergarten teacher in delivering all aspects of the kindergarten curriculum. The assistant is a full-day position working closely with and under the direct supervision of the assigned kindergarten teacher, providing assistance in maintaining a well-organized, appropriate classroom environment conducive to teaching and learning.

Ideal candidates will understand and practice student differentiation, understand and know how to facilitate hands-on and flexible learning, enjoy small classes, have appropriate and relevant past teaching experience, have experience team teaching and working collaboratively with other teachers, and desire to be a contributing member of a nurturing and small school community. Candidates should also have strong communication skills and be comfortable using various forms of technology. CLA requires a Level II background check for all potential employees.

After School Care Coordinator

We are looking for energetic and committed staff for our 2019-20 after school program to coordinate and implement age-appropriate activities for students. This is a part time position, work hours are 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. on regularly scheduled school days. Essential duties include but not limited, engaging students in enrichment activities, games, snack and homework support. Responsibilities include maintaining attendance, ensure daily safety of children, and effective classroom management skills. Ensure areas and equipment used by program are clean and maintained. Secure building and equipment. Ideal applicants should have experience working with children from 3 yrs – 8th grade. Maintain required certification and training, such as CPR/First Aid, etc. Experience in child supervision and Level II background check required.

Substitute Teacher – all areas.

Qualifications:
• Bachelor’s degree with a background in education or child development
• Understanding of child development
• Strong communication skills
• Ability to be “on-call” for both short-term and long-term positions
• Dependable, responsible, and reliable
• Enthusiastic, energetic, and flexible
• Teaching experience preferred.

 

*CLA requires a Level II background check for all potential employees.

CLA encourages applications from all qualified candidates and will recruit, hire, train and promote persons in all job titles without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability or any other legally protected status.  We will make employment decisions so as to further the principle of equal employment opportunity and to ensure that the most qualified candidate is selected.