Briarcrest Christian School seeks distinguished faculty who demonstrate outstanding ability in the classroom and a sincere love of teaching.
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Employment

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  • 16 Years of Teaching Experience

    The Briarcrest faculty averages 16 years of teaching experience.
  • 54%

    Fifty-four percent of our faculty members hold graduate degrees.
  • 33 Alumni

    Thirty-three faculty members are Briarcrest alumni.

Open Positions

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  • Substitute Teacher for Elementary, Middle or High School

    Position Summary
    The substitute teacher is responsible for following the lesson plans that the classroom teacher has prepared for his/her absence.  Substitute teachers teach daily with excellence from a Christian worldview and maintain a learning environment that promotes respect.
    Minimum Qualifications
    • Professing Christian
    • Bachelor’s degree
    • Experience preferred
    • Good oral and written communication skills
     
    Please complete a Faculty application and email it to achurdle@briarcrest.com.
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  • Video Production/Technology Associate

    Are you looking for a career with a purpose? Do you want the opportunity to be part of a school that is changing lives for the better? Briarcrest Christian School is the leader in inspiring young men and women to become authentic followers of Christ.  Our mission is to challenge our students to know and honor Jesus Christ and pursue excellence in all disciplines.  If being on a team that strives to make Jesus known by excellence in technology, then this is the job for you! 
    We are looking for an individual to produce engaging videos, support our live events, and help with basic IT support.  If you have a passion for video production and creating engaging live events, then this job is for you.  We are looking for someone with mid-level to advanced video skills and the desire to grow and learn more.  Apply now by filling out the Staff application on our website, https://www.briarcrest.com/about/employment. Send your completed application and your resume to Ryan Stone, Director of Information and Technology (rmstone@briarcrest.com).  Be sure to include links to videos you have filmed and edited.
    What winning looks like:
    • Producing engaging videos with creativity and excellence
    • Constantly looking for ways to go above and beyond
    • Communicating with excellence to all stakeholders and team members
    • Being creative and looking for new and engaging ways of storytelling through the medium of video
    • Being open to learning new technology and skills
    The Skills you will need:
    • Basic knowledge of live audio, lighting, and video
    • Intermediate knowledge of how to edit video with Final Cut Pro or Premiere Pro
    • Ability to multitask and self-start
    • A desire to learn more and grow at a quick pace
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  • Grounds Technician

    The Grounds Technician Is primarily responsible for maintaining all outside grounds at Briarcrest Christian School.  This position must be able to work outside for a minimum of 8 hours (lunch and breaks not included) and must be able and willing to work under adverse weather conditions.  The Grounds Technician must be very detail-oriented and have to ability to lift 80 lbs.  
     
    Duties:
    Mowing Lawns, Islands and Common Areas              
    Weed eating                                                   
    Edging curbs and sidewalks
    Flowerbed management (weeding/planting)            
    Hedge trimming
    Tree trimming                                                             
    Mulching
    Backpack blowing                                                       
    Trash removal and clean up
    Field Painting                                                              
    Parking lot painting
    Pressure Washing                                                       
    Minor irrigation repairs
    Minor equipment repairs                                           
    Minor construction projects
                            
    Briarcrest Christian School is a smoke-free property.  A 10-year background check is required by all Briarcrest Christian School staff.  Position requires a valid driver’s license.
     
    To apply, please complete a staff application and email to Mark Merrill at jmmerrill@briarcrest.com
     
     
     
     
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  • Vice President of Business Affairs (temporarily on-hold)

    Position Summary

    The Vice President of Business Affairs reports to the President and is responsible for the administration and oversight of the Accounting & Finance, Admissions, Marketing & Communications, Development, Information Technology and Support Operations departments.  The Vice President works with and supports the division level principals in accomplishing the educational goals of the school.  
     
    Minimum Qualification (Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
    • Professing Christian
    • Bachelor’s degree required, MBA and/or CPA designations are a plus 
    • Significant experience in accounting, finance, marketing, information technology, and business operations management
    • An understanding of and an appreciation for an independent, Christian, college preparatory school education
    • Strong interpersonal, writing and presentation skills
    • Strong organizational skills
    Please complete a staff application and email a resume to:  Brenda Carter at brcarter@briarcrest.com 

     
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You may apply for a future position with Briarcrest Christian School by selecting from the printable applications below. You must print a copy of the application and complete ALL sections, attaching extra sheets where necessary. Submit your completed application, along with your resume and transcripts from colleges/universities to:  

For Staff Positions
Submit to:
President's  Office
Briarcrest Christian School
76 S. Houston Levee Road, Building HS
Eads, TN  38028


For Faculty and Substitute Teaching Positions
Submit to:
Headmaster's Office
Briarcrest Christian School
76 S. Houston Levee Road, Building HS
Eads, TN  38028
Briarcrest Christian School is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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  • Best Christian Workplace

    Briarcrest Christian School was certified as a 2007, 2009, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019 Best Christian Workplace. Briarcrest Christian School qualified for this honor due to high scores in the anonymous BCWI employee survey.  The BCWI survey has been conducted in the U.S. and Canada for the past 8 years. 
    Employees of Briarcrest Christian School answered more than 50 questions measuring how well Briarcrest Christian School is doing when it comes to employee job satisfaction, employee organizational commitment, Christian witness, supervisory effectiveness, opportunities for personal growth and development, customer/supporter satisfaction, teamwork, communication and fairness of pay and benefits.
  • Memphis Parent

    Briarcrest was voted 2016, 2017 and 2019 Best Private School in Memphis by readers of Memphis Parent magazine.
  • Memphis Most

    Briarcrest Christian School was voted by the reader’s of The Commercial Appeal as the 2012, 2018, and 2019 “BEST PRIVATE SCHOOL” in Memphis!

    In 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2017 Briarcrest was voted a "Memphis Favorite" by readers of The Commercial Appeal.
  • Memphis Business Journal

    Briarcrest was named 2017 -2019 #1 Private School by the Memphis Business Journal.