Your interest in Santa Ynez Valley Christian Academy is greatly appreciated. We invite you to fill out our application available below and look forward to receiving your application and resume. If an opening occurs for which you may qualify then we will arrange for a personal interview.

We realize that the key to a successful Christian School is its staff. We are seeking applicants who are professionally qualified, really love children, and who, by the pattern of their lives, are Christian role models (Luke 6:40).

The Santa Ynez Valley Christian Academy has full and part-time positions available.

Full Time: 
Grade 1 Teacher
     Santa Ynez Valley Christian Academy is seeking a qualified, Christian, full-time first grade teacher for the 2018-2019 school year. Job responsibilities include planning and implementing curriculum, monitoring and recording student progress in a self-contained classroom, and instilling Christian faith, character, and values that will contribute to student development. Candidates must possess a bachelor's degree. A valid multi-subject teaching credential is preferred but not required. Applicants must also be in agreement with and sign SYVCA's Statement of Faith. Salary is commensurate upon teaching experience and education. Please complete the teacher application below.
 
Grade 7 Middle School Multiple Subject Teacher
     Santa Ynez Valley Christian Academy is seeking a qualified, Christian, full-time seventh grade teacher for the 2018-2019 school year. Job responsibilities include planning and implementing curriculum, monitoring and recording student progress in a self-contained classroom, and instilling Christian faith, character, and values that will contribute to student development. Candidates must possess a bachelor's degree. A valid multi-subject teaching credential is preferred but not required. Applicants must also be in agreement with and sign SYVCA's Statement of Faith. Salary is commensurate upon teaching experience and education. Please complete the teacher application below.

Part Time:
A.   Roles include: student lunch supervisor, multi-grade level teacher's aide, and after school care supervisor. We are willing to consider applicants who are only available for one or two of the above roles at fewer hours. Please complete the staff application.

Part Time Position Requirements:
·     Bachelor's degree
·     Experience in working with children
·     Must clear background check and fingerprinting
·     Hours:   Monday - Friday 11:30 am -- 5:30 pm with a 30 minute lunch break
·     Rate:     $11.00 per hour

B.   Business Manager (please complete the staff application)

Qualifications:

1.  Knowledge and practical experience beyond basic bookkeeping
2.  Extensive knowledge of QuickBooks Online
3.  Excel experience
4.  Experience with Greater Giving software 

Responsibilities:

Accounts Receivable including collections
Accounts Payable
Payroll basics
Budget/Financial Projection – monthly reporting to Board Treasurer
Fundraising/Event accounting as well as assisting with events in whatever capacity needed
Endowment accounting
Scholarship accounting
Scholarship Committee liaison
Insurance Coordinator (Health, Workers’ Compensation, D&O, Liability, etc.)
    Annual D&O Application
    Annual Workers’ Compensation Audits
    Workers’ Compensation Claims
    Health Insurance – Employee liaison/facilitator
Financial Statements
Preparation of tax documents for accountant
Relieving front desk as needed
Student trips receivable, payment and collection
Bank reconciliations
Donation thank you letters

C.   Substitute Teachers (please complete the staff application)

Substitute Teacher requirements:
·     Bachelor's degree
·     Experience in working with children
·     Must clear background check and fingerprinting

We are always willing to accept resumes to have on file from potential employees. You may submit your resume and cover letter to the attention of Scott Carleton, School Principal, at info@syvca.org.

If you have general questions about Santa Ynez Valley Christian Academy, or the application process, then please call the School Office at (805) 688-3830.

Thank you for your interest in the ministry of our school. It is our prayer that God will fulfill His perfect will in the lives of all applicants!

Download the Teacher Application

Download the Staff Application