Academic Support Personnel

  • School Size: 250
  • Type of Student: Missionary Kid, Expatriate
  • Certification: Required
  • Years of Experience Required: None
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  • Minimum Length: Long-Term
  • Boarding: Yes
  • Monthly Support Estimate for One Person: Please inquire

About the Academic Support Personnel Position

Black Forest Academy is seeking to appoint suitably qualified, experienced resource and special education teachers. Recent graduates are also encouraged to apply.

Core Purpose: To meet the unique academic needs of BFA students with learning disabilities, with the goal of enabling them to function independently and successfully in the classroom and in life.

BFA uses the Discovery Program in caring for certain students. This training can be included in professional development offered by BFA.

Key highlighted positions for Resource and Special Education teachers are:
* Academic Support Department Supervisor
* Resource Teacher
* Speech Language Pathologist
* Discovery Program Teacher
* Discovery Program Supervisor

Staff at Black Forest Academy are missionaries (raising their own funds). We welcome applications for positions that are not listed above.

Black Forest Academy is a protestant Christian school, and applicants will need to demonstrate agreement with the Academy’s mission and values.
Position Start Date: August 2019

About Black Forest Academy

Black Forest Academy (BFA) was founded in 1956 by TeachBeyond, formerly Janz Team Ministries. It is an international Christian school providing an English language education for grades 5-12. Grades 1-4 are part of a bilingual school, Christliche Schule Kandern (CSK).

BFA serves the children of international Christian workers and international business families who want a North American curriculum that incorporates a Christian worldview. BFA has an enrollment of approximately 300 students, with about 50% of the 9th-12th grade students in the residential boarding program.

The Black Forest region encompasses the southwest corner of Germany, with BFA located in the picturesque village of Kandern. The nearest cities to BFA include Basel in Switzerland, Mulhouse in France, and Lörrach and Freiburg in Germany.

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Inquire Now

Let us know how we can start this conversation! All we need to get started is some basic information. The more you are able to tell us, the faster we can find a fit for you.

Who We Are

We wholeheartedly desire to serve our Father’s world, to love Jesus Christ, and to see individuals and communities transformed by His Spirit through education.

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