About

Employment

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.
  • 40 Alumni

    Forty 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, 2015,2016  and 2017 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 and 2017 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 and 2018 “BEST PRIVATE SCHOOL” in Memphis and 2012 “BEST EMPLOYER” 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 #1 Private School by the Memphis Business Journal.

Open Positions

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  • Briarcare Staff / Part Time Position for Afterschool Program

    Positions are available in 2-year olds through 4th grade.  Experience working with children through church, day care, schools or other structured programs is preferred.

    The position is Monday through Friday, but less than 5 days a week will be considered.   The hours are from 2:30-5:30 each day.  Briarcare does not offer care during holidays, fall and spring break, as well as special days on the school calendar.

    Contact Jeannie Potts with questions about the program at jbpotts@briarcrest.com. The Support Staff application shares the mission and values of the school and is available at www.briarcrest.com .
     
     
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  • Building Technician

    The Building Technician is responsible for the day-to-day operation of the building facilities. Technicians are broken into 2 position. Middle/Elementary Technician and High School/Sparks Technician. Although positions are broken into two areas, crossover and cross training is required. The Building Technician reports to the Building and Grounds Manager. The Building Technician must conform to all personal appearance standards required by Briarcrest Christian School. The building technician duties and qualifications are, but not limited to the following:
     
    Good Mechanical skills                                               Hang large whiteboards and bulletin boards
    Good Communication skills                                       Move boxes
    Painting                                                                       Must be able to lift 80 pounds
    Plumbing repairs                                                        Drive a 14-passenger vehicle
    Electrical repairs                                                         Work in multiple buildings
    Minor carpentry skills                                                Possess good people skills
    Minor equipment repairs                                           Work well without supervision
    Sheetrock repairs                                                       Self-starter
    Change lamps and ballasts                                         Be able to multi-task at high level
    Climb ladders                                                              Team player
    Work high up on personnel lift                                  Computer literate in Word and Excel
    Assemble furniture                                                     Valid Tennessee Driver’s License
    Move furniture                                                           Other duties as assigned
    Set up and dismantle stage risers
     
    Briarcrest Christian School is a smoke free property. A 10 year background check is require by all Briarcrest Christian School staff. Position requires a valid drivers license. Please contact Brian Pope at wbpope@briarcrest.com
     
     
     
     
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  • Director of Information Technology

    Position Summary

    Direct the management, integration, planning and deployment of all technology for Briarcrest Christian School
     

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities

    The essential functions include, but are not limited to the following:
    • Work with other school leadership to evaluate technology solutions for school matters
    • Hardware evaluation and selection including computers and networking equipment
    • Oversee the 1:1 laptop program including management of device life cycle planning
    • Support server infrastructure that includes Windows Server, Hyper-V, Storage Spaces, Active Directory, et al.
    • Manage the integration of the Student Information System (SIS)
    • Direct decisions regarding security cameras and access control systems
    • Provide leadership and direction to the Technical Director position in the areas of audio/video/lighting
    • Direct the technical support of student and teacher devices
    • Supervise Systems Administrators
    • Negotiate contracts with technology vendors
    • Annual budget planning for technology areas and projects
     

    Experience in the following is a plus

    • macOS and iOS device management
    • JAMF Pro
    • Windows Server (2008 – 2016 versions)
    • Storage Spaces
    • Hyper-V (or other virtualization platforms)
    • Cisco Meraki networking equipment
    • Microsoft SQL Server
    To apply:  please send resume and application to Scott Palmer at sapalmer@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.