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Grammar School P.E. Teacher

Working at Covenant

Job Title: Grammar School PE Teacher
Job Type: Part-time
Reports To: Principal, Head of School
Prepared Date: 02/2020

The PE teacher will use leadership, supervisory, and instructional skills to help students grow in health, physical fitness, knowledge of sport, and motor skills, as well as in moral character and spiritual wisdom. The PE teacher will help lead Covenant’s program toward the best practices of physical education in a distinctly classical and Christian school. All Covenant teachers are employed at-will and operate as professionals within the guidelines established by the Board of Directors, Mission, Vision, and Philosophy of Covenant Classical School.


The successful candidate will possess:

  • A vibrant Christian faith
  • A Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Physical Education or a related field
  • A love for his/her subject matter and students
  • An understanding of and adherence to Covenant’s mission, philosophy of education, and organizational culture
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Effective interpersonal skills including the ability to interface with students, parents, colleagues and administrators with grace, sensitivity, and flexibility
  • The ability to collaborate successfully with faculty and staff
  • A commitment to a lifestyle of learning
  • Previous teaching experience is preferred

Job Description

The successful candidate will:

  • Develop and implement effective lessons embodying classical teaching principles
  • Build appropriate relationships with the students that develop a passion for learning and a love for God and others
  • Assist students in improving gross and fine motor skills  
  • Effectively assess the physical, moral, and spiritual growth of the students
  • Be sensitive to behavioral concerns as they are developing and intervene immediately   
  • Demonstrate effective classroom management skills
  • Compile and maintain all reports and documents required for student records
  • Communicate graciously with students and their parents 
  • Create a welcoming, nurturing, and age-appropriate classroom environment
  • Diligently enforce all school policies

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to Dr. Tom Stoner, Head of School, at: [email protected].

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