Current Job Openings


Superintendent/Principal (MS/HS)

Traverse City Christian School has begun its search for a new Superintendent and Principal (MS/HS) to replace Mr. Tyler Van Schepen who has announced his resignation, effective June 30, 2022.  Mr. Van Schepen is relocating to Kalamazoo to assume the role of Principal at Kalamazoo Christian Elementary.

A committee comprising representatives from TC Christian’s Board of Trustees and its faculty, along with members of the school community, will work in concert with consultants from Christian Schools International to facilitate the search.

For a complete job description, please click here.  To apply, please submit the following:

Please submit all materials to David Ritter, search consultant, at dritter@csionline.org. David can also be contacted at 912-656-7567.

Instructional Aide

Traverse City Christian School is looking to hire an Instructional Aide for the 2022-23 school year. The ideal candidate will have a genuine love for God, children, and the mission of Traverse City Christian School.

Primary duties of the position include working with students in a 1:1 and small group setting, and collaborating with classroom teachers to meet student needs in the areas of Math and ELA. Candidates should demonstrate the ability to work well with 1st-8th grade students and with multiple teachers.

Job Qualifications

  • 2 or 4 year college degree in the area of Education
  • Experience working with school-aged children or in a group child environment 

Responsibilities

  • Working with students in a 1:1 or small group setting 
  • Collaborating with classroom teachers to meet student needs
  • Maintaining a safe and organized environment for children

Application Process:

To apply, please submit the following:

Interested candidates can either:

  • complete the application and doctrinal statement online and email or mail their resume under separate cover, or
  • print and complete the application and doctrinal statement and mail in along with their resume.

Email to the Superintendent, Tyler Van Schepen.

Mail to Traverse City Christian School | 753 Emerson Road | Traverse City, MI  49696  Attn: Careers


2nd Grade Teacher

Traverse City Christian School is looking to hire a 2nd Grade Teacher for the 2022-23 school year. This opening is for a second grade self-contained classroom.  The ideal candidate will have a genuine love for God, children, and the mission of Traverse City Christian School.

Job Qualifications

  • Bachelors Degree in Elementary Education
  • A strong knowledge of language arts instructional practices

Application Process:

To apply, please submit the following:

Interested candidates can either:

  • complete the application and doctrinal statement online and email or mail their resume under separate cover, or
  • print and complete the application and doctrinal statement and mail in along with their resume.

Email to the Elementary Principal.

Mail to Traverse City Christian School | 753 Emerson Road | Traverse City, MI  49696  Attn: Careers


After Care

We are seeking a person for our After School Care Program. The ideal candidate will have a genuine love for God, children, and the mission of Traverse City Christian School. They will also be in agreement with TC Christian’s Doctrinal Statement.  (Sign Online)

General Overview:

Candidates must have the ability and desire to work with and care for school-age children ages 5-12. Hours are 2:45 pm to 5:30 pm Monday through Friday.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide children with appropriate supervision and leadership
  • Responsible for all activity and room preparations for the program
  • Maintain a safe and organized environment for children
  • Prepare the daily snack for the children
  • Prepare activities that are developmentally appropriate for the age of the children
  • Communicate with the parents through daily pick-up
  • Maintain a positive attitude towards the school and its staff
  • Share any problems which arise with children and/or parents so they can be resolved

Requirements:

  • Associate’s Degree or CDA credential from an accredited college
  • 3-6 months of childcare-related experience
  • or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
  • Candidates will need to pass a TB test, physical exam, background/fingerprint screening, and CPR training.

Application Process:

To apply, please submit the following:

Interested candidates can either:

  • complete the application and doctrinal statement online and email or mail their resume under separate cover, or
  • print and complete the application and doctrinal statement and mail in along with their resume.

Email to the Elementary Principal, Sacha Standfest.

Mail to Traverse City Christian School | 753 Emerson Road | Traverse City, MI  49696  Attn: Careers


Substitute Teachers

Are you great with kids and/or adolescents? Do you have at least 60 college credits? If you answered yes to both, we would love to have you as a substitute teacher.

Application Process:

To apply, please provide the following:

Interested candidates can either:

  • complete the application and doctrinal statement online and email or mail their resume under separate cover, or
  • print and complete the application and doctrinal statement and mail in along with their resume. 

Email to the school office

Mail to Traverse City Christian School | 753 Emerson Road | Traverse City | MI 49696   Attn: Careers

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