Teacher Application

Your interest in Finger Lakes Christian School is appreciated. We realize that an important key a to a successful Christian school is its staff.  We are seeking qualified individuals who love students and who, by the pattern of their lives, are Christian role models (Luke 6:40).

By submitting this application you acknowledge that 1) you have read the Employment Criteria, 2) you are in full agreement with them as a condition of employment at FLCS and 3) you are qualified based on those criteria.

Please complete this application and submit it for consideration.  If we are interested in your candidacy, you will be contacted for an interview.

Date:*

Your Profile

Your Name*
Your Address:*
Evening Phone*
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Day Phone*
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Best time to call*
E-mail*
A person who will always know how to reach you:
Name of Reachable Person*
Reachable Person Day Phone *
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Reachable Person Address*
A person to be notified in case of accident or emergency:
Name of Emergency Contact Person*
Emergency Contact Person Day Phone*
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Emergency Contact Person Address*

Application Process

The Principal will respond to your application, normally within one week of its reception, either to schedule an interview or to decline to interview.


Position(s) Sought

Applying for*
Valid Teacher’s Certificate?*
If you do not hold a valid teaching certificate, do you have a deficiency plan?
Granted by*
Type*
At what institution?*
Teaching Experience (Years)*
Administrative Experience (Years)*
Endorsement(s)
List seminar hours in endorsement area(s)
How did you learn about the position for which you are applying?*
Have you already signed a contract for next year with any other educational institution?*

Professional Qualifications

Please attach photocopies of all your post-secondary transcripts. Should you be offered a position, official copies of your transcripts must be provided to the school for inclusion in your personnel file.


Transcripts may be mailed, emailed, faxed, or uploaded to FLCS:

Finger Lakes Christian School
2291 Rt. 89
Seneca Falls, NY 13148

office@fingerlakeschristianschool.com

Fax: 315-568-6638

Upload a File
Degree / Date Received / Issuing Institution*
Major(s)*
Minors
Cumulative Grade Point Average: Bachelor’s*
Graduate Work
Sequentially list your teaching experience, the most recent first:
School Name / Grade or Subject / Dates*

Employment History

List your most recent employer and work backwards for the past ten years.
Position #1*
Date of Employment #1 (start)*
Date of Employment #1 (end)*
Address of Employment #1*
Supervisor’s Name #1*
Supervisor’s Phone #1*
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Reason for Leaving #1*
Position #2
Date of Employment #2 (start)
Date of Employment #2 (end)
Address of Employment #2
Supervisor’s Name #2
Supervisor’s Phone #2
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Reason for Leaving #2
Address of Employment #3
Position #3
Date of Employment #3 (start)
Date of Employment #3 (end)
Supervisor’s Name #3
Supervisor’s Phone #3
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Reason for Leaving #3
Position #4
Date of Employment #4 (start)
Date of Employment #4 (end)
Address of Employment #4
Supervisor’s Name #4
Supervisor’s Phone #4
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Reason for Leaving #4

Personal References

List three individuals that we may contact personally.  One of the references should be qualified to speak of your spiritual experience and Christian service (you may list your pastor).  Do not list family members or relatives for references.

Name of Personal Reference #1*
Address of Personal Reference #1*
Personal Reference Phone #1*
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Personal Reference Position #1*
Name of Personal Reference #2*
Address of Personal Reference #2*
Personal Reference Phone #2*
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Personal Reference Position #2*
Name of Personal Reference #3*
Address of Personal Reference #3*
Personal Reference Phone #3*
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Personal Reference Position #3*

Professional References

Provide three references qualified to speak of your professional training and experience. List your current or most recent principal or supervisor first.

Professional Reference Position #1*
Name of Professional Reference #1*
Address of Professional Reference #1*
Professional Reference Phone #1*
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Professional Reference School #1*
Name of Professional Reference #2*
Address of Professional Reference #2*
Professional Reference Phone #2*
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Professional Reference Position #2*
Professional Reference School #2*
Name of Professional Reference #3*
Address of Professional Reference #3*
Professional Reference Phone #3*
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Professional Reference Position #3*
Professional Reference School #3*

Church/Ministries

Please include the church or organization’s name, a contact name and phone number and describe your responsibilities and involvement.*
Please include your willingness to lead or assist in curricular or extracurricular programs.
Curricular or Extracurricular Programs
Are you willing to attend and supervise school activities as assigned?*
Will you participate willingly in committee and other professional work?*
List honors, awards, and fellowships (at the professional level) you have received.*
List any activities (academic and non-academic) in which you have taken a key leadership role.*

Personal Philosophy

1. Why do you wish to teach in a Christian school?*
2. What are the main characteristics that distinguish a Christian school from a public school?*
3. What do you consider to be the proper classroom atmosphere for learning?*
4. What is your philosophy of discipline?*
5. What areas do you feel are your strengths? Weaknesses?*

Acknowledgement and Authorization

By selecting "I Agree" next to the "Applicant E-Signature" I certify that the facts set forth in this application are true and complete to the best of my knowledge. I understand that falsification of any statement or a significant omission of facts may prevent me from being hired or, if hired, may subject me to dismissal regardless of the time elapsed before discovery. If I am released under these circumstances, I further understand and agree that I will be paid only through the date of my termination.

I authorize Finger lakes Christian School to interview any personal and professional references which I have listed, and any secondary references that interviewing them may lead to. I also authorize the school to investigate my work records and evaluations, my educational preparation and other matters related to my suitability for the position.

I authorize references and my former employers to disclose to the school any employment records, performance reviews, letters, reports and other information related to my life and employment, without giving me prior notice of such disclosure. In addition, I hereby release the school, my former employers, references, and all other parties from any and all claims, demands, or liabilities arising out of, or in any way related to, such investigation or disclosure. I waive the right to ever personally review any references given to the school.

I authorizatze Finger Lakes Christian School to run a background check to determine any criminal activity or offenses as a sex offender.

I confirm that I have read and agree with the Mission and Doctrinal Statements and Employment Criteria.

Applicant E-Signature*

You will be asked to sign a hard copy of this teacher application at your interview should one be scheduled.