Welcome to the Illinois Education Job Bank℠ where you can Search Openings, Save Resumes, and Apply Online for FREE!


South Side Christian Academy is seeking an elementary education teacher for 3rd grade with a start date effective January 6, 2020.  This contract will go through the end of the school year, July 16, 2020 with the possibility of a contract renewal for the 2020-2021 school year.  SSCA has a year-round calendar so our last day of classes for 2019-2020 is July 16.  


Qualifications: All applicants must have the following qualifications:

  • Converted Christian believers in Jesus Christ who live a life devoted to following God’s Word  
  • Must accept without reservation the statement of faith of South Side Christian Academy
  • Be a member/regular attendee of a Christian church 
  • Have a heart for ministry and a godly love of children
  • Certified to teach elementary grades by the state of Illinois
  • Be able to perform each essential task of managing, establishing, organizing, and instructing a  classroom that provides a quality learning environment for students   
  • Be willing to listen and respond to counsel
  • An attitude of dedication, commitment, and flexibility


Starting salary of $35,000 for the year.  Since this position is first for the remainder of the 2019-2020 school year, the yearly salary will be pro-rated accordingly.  Teaching experience is taken into account for a final determination of salary.

Additional Notes

Please visit the school website if you are interested in more information about the school or call the school at 309-279-5753 or email info@southsidechristianacademy.org.   

How to Apply

If interested in this position, please go to our website at www.southsidechristianacademy.org and download and fill out the application under the “Get Involved” or “Apply” tab and email it to info@southsidechristianacademy.org or mail it to South Side Christian Academy, 3523 W. Hill St, Peoria, IL 61605.  For more information about the school please visit www.southsidechristianacademy.org or visit our Facebook page.  Thanks for your interest in the mission and work of South Side Christian Academy!


Link to District/Third Party Online Application Web Page


Job Posting Date


Start Date