Elementary Teacher

Pacific Union Conference
Date of Posting: July 31, 2019
Resumes Due: August 9, 2019

Description: HIS groups students in heterogenous groups in 1-12th grade for Language Arts and Math. We use the Accelerated Reading and Math programs. There is a separate PE teacher, Music teacher, and library services support. As with all boarding schools, student supervision duties are part of the job description, including weekend supervision. Preference will be given to candidates who are willing to make a long-term commitment to our students and who feel a calling to a job that requires complete dedication, and have, or are willing to obtain a Commercial Driver’s License with passenger endorsement. This position is open until filled. 

HIS is an accredited 1-12th grade boarding school operated directly by the Pacific Union Conference. As such, faculty and staff members receive remuneration and benefits according to the policies employed by all schools in the Pacific Union. As in many other SDA boarding schools, employees live in on-campus housing. The average student population at HIS is 72 students, split evenly between 1-8th and 9-12th grades, with an additional 10-12 students at our one-teacher school in Chinle, Arizona.

Conditions of Employment: 

Candidates must be members in good standing of the Seventh-day Adventist Church and will be subject to a background check. Candidates must possess the legal right to work in the United States and may be subject to a trial period.


Previous experience working with students in a boarding academy setting is a plus, as well as multi-grade experience. Candidates must have a current NAD elementary teaching certificate or the willingness to obtain one. Preference will be given to candidates that have proficiency in teaching reading and math through the Accelerated Reading and Math programs.

Send cover letter and resume to:

Pedro L. Ojeda, Principal
2001 McLaws Rd. Holbrook, AZ 86025