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Elementary Spanish educator, Part-time



An LCA Spanish teacher (K-8th grades) is called to educate and equip leaders for Christ within his or her classroom and other interactions with the LCA student body. The part-time educator is responsible for teaching grade level appropriate Spanish classes, collaborating with other faculty in revising and developing the curriculum at LCA, and performing any other non-teaching duties as assigned by administration.

Legacy Christian Academy, founded in 1967 as Xenia Christian Day School, is a private, college-preparatory, non-denominational PreK-12 school with the mission of Equipping leaders for Christ. Students meet admissions standards both academically and spiritually. LCA’s 575 students come from a 5-county area. LCA is located on the historic site of the Ohio Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Orphans’ Home and facilities include four buildings: two academic buildings, a gymnasium, and a 750-seat auditorium. LCA also uses athletic fields located on the Athletes in Action campus, within walking distance from the school. LCA is fully committed to maintaining an ethnically/culturally diverse faculty and student body within a biblical community.

Position Requirements:

  • Full support for LCA’s mission, vision, philosophy, core values, and statement of faith
  • Passion for building relationships with students, parents, and faculty in a Christian environment with the mission of Equipping Leaders for Christ
  • A clear desire and ability to teach language and culture in a student-centered, biblically-integrated learning environment
  • Interest in innovatively and appropriately bringing technology into the classroom to support student learning
  • Demonstrated strong communication, organization, and leadership skills
  • Team orientation
  • Patient and flexible while leading toward student success
  • Content mastery of Spanish language, oral and written
  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in education, Spanish education, or a similar field

Prior to employment:

  • Obtain an ODE issued certificate enabling teaching in an Ohio nonpublic school
  • Obtain ACSI specialist teacher certification in Spanish


Ideal Qualifications:

  • Native speaker fluency in Spanish
  • Bachelor or Master degree in Spanish Education
  • Five years’ experience teaching elementary and middle school students 
  • Demonstrated experience in innovatively and appropriately bringing technology into the classroom to amplify and accelerate student learning
  • Ability and interest in involvement in the LCA co-curricular program (related experience preferred)


How to Apply:

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, LCA application, resume, statement regarding Equipping Leaders for Christ, philosophy of Christian education, and personal Christian testimony to Mandie Passage