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Posted December, 4 2017

The Lakeside School


The Lakeside School in Eufaula, Alabama, is accepting resumes for a Middle School Math teacher to begin January 3, 2018.  


Please submit a letter of interest and resume to Mr. Rick Rainer, Headmaster at

Posted November, 30 2017

Hooper Academy

Boys' Soccer Coach


Interested candidates should send a letter of interest and resume to Dr. Liz Norman, Headmaster, at

Posted November, 15 2017

Houston Academy

Upper School English Teacher

Job Description:

Houston Academy is a premier independent, college preparatory school located in Dothan, AL.   Houston Academy is searching for an Upper School English teacher to begin January 3, 2018. The ideal applicant will possess the following:

·       A master’s degree, preferably in English or measurable mastery of the subject

·       Strong leadership skills

·       Experience teaching writing

·       A strong commitment to students and their learning.

·       The personality traits of enthusiasm, creativity, imagination, and a strong
        desire/ability to collaborate across content areas

·       An inspiring, innovative, and charismatic teaching style

Job Duties:

·       Teach 5 Upper School English courses

·       Plan, evaluate, and revise curricula, course content, course materials, and
        methods of instruction

·       Keep abreast of developments in the field by reading current literature, talking
        with colleagues, and participating in professional conferences

·       Select and obtain materials and supplies such as textbooks and electronic

·       Attend professional development opportunities

·       Participate in campus and community events

Salary will be commensurate with degree level and teaching experience.

Houston Academy is a member of the National Association of Independent Schools, the Southern Association of Independent Schools, and the Alabama Independent School Association.

Houston Academy is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  It strives to provide equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, sexual orientation, handicap or disability in accordance with applicable federal and state laws.  It is the intent and resolve of Houston Academy to comply with the letter and the spirit of the law in the implementation of all facets of equal opportunity.  This equal opportunity policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, compensation and training.



If interested in this position, please email your vitae, list of references, and a personal/educational statement to Craig Selig at . For more information, please visit our website at and our Facebook page.

Posted November, 15 2017

Houston Academy

Head Varsity Football Coach

Houston Academy is a premier independent, college preparatory school located in Dothan, AL. We are currently looking for a dynamic Head Varsity Football Coach, starting in the 2018 school year. The head football coach’s responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following.

Duties and Responsibilities

·       Serve as the CEO of the school’s football program, including the junior varsity program and strength and conditioning program

·       Use a variety of instructional techniques and media to meet the needs and improve the abilities of student athletes in the football program

·       Manage and supervise football activities, contests, and practice sessions to promote individual growth in athletic skills, teamwork, discipline, respect, and good sportsmanship

·       Work with other the Heads of Upper and Middle School, the Athletic Director, and other members of school staff to plan and put in place instructional goals and objectives to ensure the overall educational development of student athletes

·       Ensure that all football coaches work together toward a common goal within the football program and provide unity with the feeder programs

·       Establish performance criteria for competition and evaluate individual student athlete performance on a regular basis

·       Take all necessary precautions to protect student athletes, equipment, materials, and facilities

·       Plan, organize and execute off-season, summer, and pre-season training programs for all levels

·       Organize and directing a football summer camp at Houston Academy

·       Monitor and enforce student eligibility criteria for extracurricular participation

·       Work with the Athletic Director to schedule competitions and coordinate travel arrangements

·       Develop and coordinate a continuing evaluation of coaching program and make changes based on findings and the ongoing needs of the program

·       Accompany and supervise student athletes during athletic competitions in assigned sports on our-of-town trips

·       Instruct and advise students on relevant AHSAA regulations and safety practices, and complete the AHSAA coaching certification program

·       Promote school spirit within the context of the academic mission of the school and the athletic department, as a whole

·       Apply and enforce student discipline during athletic contests, practice sessions, and while on trips off-campus

·       Encourage sportsmanlike conduct in all phases of athletic participation

·       Establish and maintain open communication by conducting conferences with parents, students, administrators, and teachers

·       Maintain a current inventory of all fixed assets within program

·       Annually establish and meet performance goals

·       Participate in community events

·       Perform other duties as assigned by the Upper School Head, Headmaster, or Athletic Director

Personal Traits

·       Strong leadership skills and a positive, educational–based approach to coaching and teaching

·       A deep understanding of the game of football

·       The ability to teach the fundamental skills and team concepts of football with have the faculty to interact with student athletes of different ages and skill levels in a positive and professional manner

·       Knowledge of fitness and training regiments appropriate for high school athletes

·       A dynamic and energetic personality, with an ability to connect personally to young people

·       Excellent listening, and communication skills

·       A high degree of self-regulation, self-discipline, and control

·       A pervasive sense of integrity in order to serve as a role model and mentor for all students at Houston Academy

·       An ability to work effectively and collaboratively with coaching peers in other sports


·       Applicants should have a Bachelor Degree or higher and be prepared to serve in a teaching capacity at the high school or middle school level

·       Experience in a successful football program with a particular emphasis on rebuilding a struggling program

Finally, it should be emphasized that Houston Academy is one of the top PK-12, independent schools in the southeast with an innovative and rigorous curriculum.  It is vital that the Head Football Coach understand the nature of the school and is willing to work within this culture.


All applicants should send resume, three professional references and a sample practice plan to Mike Sickafoose, Athletic Director, at


Posted November, 14 2017

Northside Methodist Academy

Head Football Coach

Northside Methodist Academy, located in Dothan, Alabama, is now accepting letters of interest and resumes for the position of Head Football Coach.  This position will need to teach some classes during the day.  

Northside Academy is a faith-based, mission-led educational institution that follows strong Christian, Biblical principles. 


Please send resume and application to the school secretary, Tina Ferguson, at or call (334)794-7273.

Application link below:

Posted November, 14 2017

Lyman Ward Military Academy

Varsity Soccer Coach

LYMAN WARD MILITARY ACADEMY (, a boarding school for young men in grades 6 – 12, seeks an energetic and motivated person to serve as - Varsity Soccer Coach for the 2017 – 2018 academic year.  Coaching experience and undergraduate degree preferred.

Established in 1898, Lyman Ward is a military boarding school located in Camp Hill, AL located 19 miles northwest of Auburn/Opelika.  


Interested persons can call the Academic Dean, LTC Doug Reynolds at (256) 307-2533 or e-mail at:

Posted October, 31 2017

Lowndes Academy


Lowndes Academy, located in Lowndesboro, AL, will be accepting resumes for the Headmaster position beginning at the start of the 2018-2019 school year. The deadline for submission is March 1, 2018. 


Candidates should mail a letter of interest and resume to Sanford Rosser (334.313.7376) at:

Lowndes Academy
Attn: Sanford Rosser
PO Box 99
Lowndesboro, AL 36752

Posted October, 31 2017

Evangel Christian Academy


Evangel Christian Academy, located in Montgomery, Alabama, is now accepting letters of interest and resumes for the position of Principal.

Contact the School Administrator, Rev. Scott Matthes, at or (334)272-3882.

Evangel Christian Academy is a faith-based, mission-led educational institution that follows strong Biblical principles. This school serves grades K4-12.


Contact the School Administrator, Rev. Scott Matthes, at or (334)272-3882.

Posted October, 10 2017

Chambers Academy

Upper School History Teacher

Chambers Academy, located in LaFayette, Alabama, is accepting resumes for the following position for the 2017-2018 academic year:  Upper School History Teacher


Please submit a letter of interest and resume to Dr. John Mehaffey, Headmaster at or

Chambers Academy; 15048 U.S. HWY. 431; LaFayette, AL 36861

Posted September, 26 2017

Morgan Academy

Maintenance Position with Janitorial Duties

Morgan Academy is looking to fill a maintenance position with janitorial duties. Pay is hourly. 


Please contact Mark Knight or Josh Thacker at 334-875-4464.

Posted August, 28 2017

Chambers Academy

Middle School Mathematics Teachers

Please submit a letter of interest and resume to Dr. John Mehaffey, Headmaster at or mail to the following address:

Chambers Academy

15048 U.S. HWY. 431

LaFayette, AL 36861


Dr. John Mehaffey, Headmaster, at

Posted February, 28 2017

Glenwood School

Spanish Teacher

Glenwood School, located in Phenix City, Al. is now taking applications for a Spanish teacher.


Please email resume to Headmaster Frankie Mitchum at You may also contact him at 334-221-3757.

Posted January, 18 2017

Chambers Academy

Computer Science (7-12)

Chambers Academy, located in LaFayette, Alabama, is accepting resumes for the following position for the 2017-2018 academic year:  Computer Science (7-12)


Please submit a letter of interest and resume to Dr. John Mehaffey, Headmaster at or

Chambers Academy; 15048 U.S. HWY. 431; LaFayette, AL 36861

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