Classroom Teachers

St. John of Kronstadt Orthodox Christian School is looking to hire teachers for the 2021- 22 school year. We have openings for a K-1st grade classroom teacher and a general elementary/middle school classroom teacher. We are looking for candidates with a love for children, a love for learning, and a committed Christian who supports Orthodox Christian education.

The candidate will be expected to effectively teach all subjects using a variety of curricula and have an understanding of the year-end goals for the grades being taught. The candidate will be expected to accurately assess students as they progress towards meeting or exceeding these goals.

Job Requirements:

  • Candidate to be available by August 1, 2021
  • Prior work experience in a school environment preferred
  • Teaching certification preferred, but not required
  • Candidate must be able to demonstrate flexibility, organization, and the ability to work well with others
  • Design and follow a complete teaching plan
  • Organize learning material and resources
  • Maintain an open line of communication with parents and provide appropriate information
  • Assess students' performance and progress to ensure they are mastering the skills on a regular basis
  • Monitor children’s interactions and nurture cooperation and sharing
  • Use a variety of activities and instructional methods (songs, stories, media, structured games, art, outdoor activities etc.) to motivate and stimulate children’s abilities
  • Teach alphabet and numeracy along with personal, social, and emotional skills (K-1 teacher)
  • Follow and comply with teaching standards and safety regulations
  • Cooperate with administration staff
  • Excellent attendance required
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States

To Apply

We ask that interested candidates submit their resume and completed application by May 15, 2021.

St. John’s School serves grades K-8 in four multi-age-level classrooms and is located in Yakima, WA. For more information, or for an application, please email Jennifer Maher at

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Saint John of Kronstadt School

706 Stewart Street
Yakima, WA 98902

Phone: 509.452.0177

Posted on: April 15, 2021