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

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  • 17 Years Averaging

    The Briarcrest faculty averages 17 years of teaching experience.
  • 50%

    Fifty percent of our faculty members hold post-graduate degrees.
  • 44 Alumni

    Forty-four faculty members are Briarcrest alumni.

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  • Best Christian Workplace

    Briarcrest Christian School was certified as a 2007, 2009, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2015 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 Most

    Briarcrest Christian School was voted by the reader’s of TheCommercial Appeal as the 2012 “BEST PRIVATE SCHOOL” in Memphis and 2012 “BEST EMPLOYER” in Memphis!  In 2013, 2014, 2015 Briarcrest was voted a "Memphis Favorite" by readers of The Commercial Appeal.

Open Positions

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  • Briarcare Positions


     
    Briarcare positions are available in Little Saints and Middle School.  The most important prerequisite is to love working and playing with children.   Child care experience is preferred, but not required.  The Department of Education does require in-service training each year.  Full time schedule is 2:30-5:30 Monday- Friday.   Part-time schedules, less that 5 days, will be considered for each position.  No nights, no weekends, no holidays.
     
    Contact Jeannie Potts:   jbpotts@briarcrest.com  or 901-765-4620
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  • Competitive Varsity Cheer Coach

    Briarcrest Christian High School is seeking a coach for the varsity football cheerleading squad.  Prospects should have a strong background in cheer – both competition and GameDay material, ability to plan and run weekly practices, availability to attend Friday night football games, run a cheer work week before school begins and work closely with the cheer sponsor to accomplish team goals.  UCA instruction background preferred but not required.  Must be available to attend cheer camp in June, oversee weekly practices during the summer (one day a week) and season ends after NHSCC.  Interested parties should complete a Non-Faculty application and contact Steve Simpson, Headmaster, at srsimpson@briarcrest.com 
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  • High School College Counselor

    Briarcrest Christian School is seeking a College Counselor. The College Counselor is a full-time, eleven-month faculty position, with a July 1 start date, reporting to the high school principal. High school college counseling and/or college admission experience is required.  More information about Briarcrest Christian School can be found at: file:///C:/Users/cmmyrick/Downloads/Profile_HS.pdf.
    Please complete a Briarcrest Christian School Faculty Application http://www.briarcrest.com/page/about/employment. Candidates should send application, resume and other supporting documents (relevant writings samples) to Steve Simpson, Headmaster at srsimpson@briarcrest.com
    The College Counselor is responsible for administering all aspects of the college search and admissions process including the following, but not limited to:
    • Educating students and parents about colleges, the college admissions process, trends, procedures, and testing; advising and supporting classes of 130-160 students and families as they go through the college selection process.
    • Meeting with juniors and seniors, individually and in groups, to talk about process and individual college choices.  The College Counselor, working with the High School Counselor and Athletic Academic Advisor, also advises 9th and 10th graders on curriculum choices.
    • Meeting with all college admissions representatives who visit our campus and facilitating meetings between college representatives and our students.  The College Counselor also serves as a liaison with College admissions offices throughout the year.
    • Maintaining and disseminating information about standardized tests such as SAT and ACT, helping to administer AP and PSAT exams, and serving as AP Coordinator.
    • Compiling an annual Profile of the School, as well as information on grade distributions in junior and senior classes and courses offered at our school.
    • Working with Registrar to maintain records on seniors, including GPA's and transcripts.  A knowledge of Naviance is highly recommended in that this is platform used to store student data, send transcripts and college recommendations.
    • Writing an official school recommendation for seniors.  To do so, the Counselor gathers information from parents, teachers, school records, and students themselves.  The College Counselor also completes all School Report and mid-year report forms requested by colleges, including evaluations of students.  The College Counselor Serves as a resource for teachers who prepare letter of recommendations.
    • Administering the College Counseling Office budget and purchasing, maintaining, and sharing information on colleges, college guides, scholarships, financial aid, and paying for college.
    • Keeping track of admission decisions, statistics, and making reports as needed.
    • Coordinating and leading a fall and spring College Tour for sophomore and junior students.
    • Making informational presentations to parents, such as the annual presentations to parents of all high school students, new parents, parents of 8th graders, and the Parents' Association.
    • Being aware of issues and trends in college admission, higher education, testing, as well as keeping up-to-date about specific colleges and maintaining membership in professional organizations:  the College Board, the National Association of College Admission Counselors, the Southern Association of College Admission Counselors (SACAC).
    Coordinating all aspects of High School Academic Awards Day and Graduation.  The College Counselor handles various aspects of Graduation such as securing the venue, working with onsite staff, distributing information
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  • Middle School Director of Academic and Student Services

     
    11-month position
     
    Effective communication skills
    Demonstrated leadership ability   
    Curriculum Design and Instruction experience
    Successful teaching experience   
    Organizational skills and attention to detail
    Ability to develop healthy relationships with middle school students, parents and faculty   
    Faculty evaluation and/or teacher mentoring experience
    Technology experience with 1:1
    Standardized testing experience
    Scheduling experience is preferred
    Experience with academic counseling preferred  
    Masters degree required or in process
     
    External applicants should submit an application to Steve Simpson at srsimpson@briarcrest.com.
     
    Internal applicants should submit a resume to Steve Simpson. 
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  • Sodexo Cafeteria Positions

    Sodexo with Briarcrest is looking to fill positions in the cafeteria and kitchen. Part-time and full-time hours available – including fry cook, cashier, baker and dishwasher.  Must be personable and able to communicate well with both adult and children customers. Food experience a plus!!!!

    No nights, weekends or holidays required! 

    APPLY THRU LISTED LINK ONLY!!!!

    http://sodexo.balancetrak.com/201503560/CL
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 Faculty, Staff 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.