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Grammar School Teachers (TK through 6th Grades)

625 South Matlock Avenue, Athens, TN, USA

Job Type

Full Time

About the Role

1. Develops and implements plans for the curriculum program assigned and shows written evidence of preparation as required
2. Presents the subject matter according to the guidelines established by Christ’s Legacy Academy
3. Plans and uses appropriate instructional/learning strategies, activities, materials, and equipment
4. Cooperates with other members of the staff in planning and implementing instructional goals, objectives, and methods according to requirements
5. Consistently assesses student achievement through formal and informal testing
6. Assumes responsibility for extracurricular activities as assigned
7. Presents a positive role model for students that supports the mission of the school
8. Creates a classroom environment conducive to learning and appropriate to the physical, social, spiritual, and emotional development of students.
9. Manages student behavior in the classroom and administers discipline according to the policies of CLA
10. Takes all necessary and reasonable precautions to protect students, equipment, materials, and facilities
11. Establishes and maintains open communications with students and parents
12. Maintains a professional relationship with colleagues, students, parents, and community members
13. Participates in staff development programs
14. Demonstrates interest and initiative in professional improvement
15. Demonstrates behavior that is professional, ethical, responsible, and Christ-like
16. Complies, maintains, and files all reports, records, and other documents required
17. Attends and participates in faculty meetings and serves on staff committees as required
18. Agrees with the core values, statement of faith, and mission statement of Christ’s Legacy Academy
19. Maintains ACSI Certification


Christ’s Legacy Academy, a K-12th grade classical Christian school in Athens, TN, seeks qualified, full-time Grammar School teachers. Preference will be given to candidates with a bachelor’s degree, prior teaching experience, and a desire to learn and grow in their understanding of classical Christian education. A successful candidate will have a strong desire to build a God-honoring classroom experience marked by excellence. The applicant must also possess a love for students and a passion for mentoring and discipleship. If interested, please contact Mica Trammell by e-mail:


  1. Bachelor’s degree in education, master’s degree preferred

  2. Maintain a positive, highly efficient, organized, professional and confidential manner in job execution

  3. Knowledge and practical experience regarding basic computer skills, including Google Suite and Microsoft Office

  4. Born again Christian who knows the Lord Jesus Christ as Savior (John 3:3, 1 Peter 1:23) Views the Bible as the only inerrant, infallible, and inspired Word of God. (II Timothy 3:16). 

  5. High moral character and good attendance record.


  1. Stand for long periods of time

  2. Speak clearly so listeners can understand

REPORTS TO: Elementary Principal

About the Company

Christ's Legacy Academy is a K-12 ACSI accredited Classical Christian Education School in Athens, TN, structured by the Trivium - Grammar, Logic, and Rhetoric stages of learning. Our average enrollment is 160 students with approximately 20 full time and part time faculty and staff. We're passionate about discipling and raising up the next generation to be well spoken, Godly adults who prosper in all areas of their lives.

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