Employment Opportunities

Pella Christian Grade School has the following openings:

For 2019-20) Middle School Bible Teacher - Pella Christian Grade School has an opening for a full-time middle school Bible teacher.  The primary responsibilities of this position include teaching Bible to two sections of sixth, seventh, and eighth-grade students in addition to teaching one electives class.  The electives class is designed with the strengths of the candidate in mind.    A curriculum and resources are available for the Bible coursework.  Applications will be accepted until this position is filled.  Interested applicants can view the PCGS website or contact David Te Grotenhuis at tegrotenhuisd@pellachristian.net for more information.  Applicants should submit an application, the application questions, agree to the statement of faith, submit an official or unofficial transcript, and submit a resume along with two letters of recommendation.  The necessary application information can be found at the bottom of this page.  

For 2019-20 School Year) A Full-Time One-On-One Spanish Immersion Aide - The person in this position would provide services to a lower elementary student in our 1st grade Spanish immersion classroom. All subjects in the immersion program are taught in Spanish so that the students learn Spanish as a second language through content material.  The candidate must be a committed Christian who is fluent in Spanish and proficient in English. This position is a full-time position.  A current Iowa teaching certificate or paraeducator certificate is desired, but not required for this opening. Interested applicants can view the employment portion of our school website or contact David Te Grotenhuis at tegrotenhuisd@pellachristian.net for more information.  Applicants should complete the non-teaching application and sign the statement of faith. The necessary application information can be found at the bottom of this page.   Applications will be accepted until this position is filled.  

For 2019-20 School Year) A 30% time SPARK (Talented and Gifted) Teacher - Pella Christian Grade School has an opening for a part-time SPARK Teacher.  SPARK is our talented and gifted program and it stands for Special Projects Advancing Resources in God’s Kingdom.  The SPARK teacher works primarily with students in grades three through eight. A job description is available for this opening.  Interested applicants can contact David Te Grotenhuis (tegrotenhuisd@pellachristian.net) for more information. Applicants should submit an application, the application questions, agree to the statement of faith, submit an official or unofficial transcript, and submit a resume along with two letters of recommendation.  The application and its supporting documentation can be found near the bottom of this webpage. This position could be combined with other part-time openings to create a full-time position. Applications will be accepted until this position is filled.

For 2019-20 School Year) a 50% time Middle School Teacher - Pella Christian Grade School has an opening for a half time middle school teacher.  The teaching assignment would likely be a combination of three courses in grades 6-8 math or science.  Interested applicants can contact David Te Grotenhuis (tegrotenhuisd@pellachristian.net) for more information.   Applicants should submit an application, the application questions, agree to the statement of faith, submit an official or unofficial transcript, and submit a resume along with two letters of recommendation.  The application and its supporting documentation can be found near the bottom of this webpage. This position could be combined with other part-time openings to create a full-time position.  Applications will be accepted until this position is filled.

For 2019-20 School Year) a One-On-One Aide - PCGS has an opening for a one-on-one teacher aide for the 2019-20 school year.  The person in this position would provide services to a lower elementary student.  A current Iowa teaching certificate or para-educator certificate is desired, but not required for this opening. Applicants should complete the non-teaching application and sign the statement of faith.  The application and its supporting documentation can be found near the bottom of this webpage.  interested applicants can contact David Te Grotenhuis (tegrotenhuisd@pellachristian.net) for more information. Applications will be accepted until this position is filled.

For 2019-20 School Year) a Half Time Instructional Aide - PCGS has an opening for a half time instructional aide for the 2019-20 school year.  The person in this position would provide in and out of classroom support in reading and math to students in Kindergarten through fifth grade.   A current Iowa teaching certificate or para-educator certificate is desired, but not required for this opening. Applicants should complete the non-teaching application and sign the statement of faith.  The application and its supporting documentation can be found near the bottom of the employment portion of this webpage.  interested applicants can contact David Te Grotenhuis (tegrotenhuisd@pellachristian.net) for more information. Applications will be accepted until this position is filled.

For 2019-20) A Part-Time Spanish Immersion Kindergarten Aide - Pella Christian Grade School has an opening for a part-time Spanish immersion kindergarten aide. The candidate for this position would assist the teacher from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. on days kindergarten is scheduled. All subjects in the immersion program are taught in Spanish so that the students learn Spanish as a second language through content material.  The candidate must be a committed Christian who is fluent in Spanish and proficient in English.  A paraeducator license is preferred, but not required for this position.  Interested candidates can contact Rebecca Gomez (gomezre@pellachristian.net) for more information or complete the non-teaching staff application and agree to the statement of faith (submit a signed copy of it.)  The application and statement of faith can be found near the bottom of this webpage.  Applications will be accepted until this position is filled.  

For 2019-20) Part Time Band Instructor - Pella Christian Grade School has an opening for a part-time band instructor (19.5 hours per week.)  The primary responsibility of this position includes teaching band lessons to students in the 5th through 8th-grade band program.  Some additional responsibilities include attendance at performances and participation in the annual band trip.  Applications will be accepted until this position is filled.  Interested applicants can view the employment portion of the PCGS website or contact Shannon Dykstra at dykstras@pellachristian.net for more information.  Applicants should submit an application, application questions, and agree to the statement of faith.  The application and supporting documentation can be found near the bottom of this page. 

Kindergarten Aide - Pella Christian Grade School has an immediate opening for a kindergarten aide. The candidate for this position would assist the teacher from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. on days kindergarten is scheduled.  A paraeducator license is preferred, but not required for this position.  Interested candidates should complete the non-teaching staff application and agree to the statement of faith (submit a signed copy of it.)  The application and statement of faith can be downloaded at the bottom of this page.)
 

All applicants MUST submit the following in order to be considered a candidate for a teacher/administrator openings: 

Non-Teaching Staff Application (complete and attach in an email to tegrotenhuisd@pellachristian.net)

Application (complete and attach in an email to tegrotenhuisd@pellachristian.net)

Application Questions (complete and attach in an email to tegrotenhuisd@pellachristian.net)

Signed Statement of Faith (complete and attach in an email to tegrotenhuisd@pellachristian.net)

An Official or Unofficial Transcript (attach in an email to tegrotenhuisd@pellachristian.net)

A Resume (attach in an email to tegrotenhuisd@pellachristian.net)

A Minimum of Two Letters of Recommendation (attach in an email to tegrotenhuisd@pellachristian.net)

Forward all completed information to the following address:
David Te Grotenhuis, Head of School
Pella Christian Grade School
216 Liberty Street
Pella, IA 50219
tegrotenhuisd@pellachristian.net