Employment

Thank you for your interest in employment at Light Christian Academy! We are now seeking qualified employees for the 2023-2024 school year to support LCA’s continued growth.

Light Christian Academy strives to create a Christ-centered environment where our students can grow spiritually, intellectually, and socially. All applicants for employment are required to meet the following criteria:

  • Be a born-again Christian actively involved in a local, Bible-believing church
  • Agree with the school’s Employee Code of Christian Conduct
  • Provide proof of eligibility to work in the United States
  • Pass required background screenings

If you are interested in one of the positions listed below, please read through our Application for Employment and Code of Christian Conduct before submitting your résumé. Résumés and requests for additional information should be submitted via email to employment@mylcac.com; please no phone calls.

  1. Application for Employment
  2. Employee Code of Christian Conduct

We are now accepting résumés for the following position(s):

Orange County (Gotha):

Principal
Light Christian Academy, a ministry of Ocoee Church of God, is seeking a principal for its K-12th grade campus in Gotha, FL. The ideal candidate is a high-energy, innovative leader in education who can promote and facilitate a vision of academic success for all students. The principal must be able to cultivate leadership among members of our school community, manage and promote instructional excellence, and understand how to improve classroom methodologies.

The principal reports to the school superintendent and to the lead pastor of Ocoee Church of God and provides spiritual, instructional, operational, and administrative leadership to the campus’s administration, faculty, staff, and students. Responsibilities include school administration, curriculum oversight and faculty development for the K-12th school, and other responsibilities

Requirements include having a personal relationship with Jesus Christ, being in agreement with the school’s statement of faith and Code of Christian Conduct, being an active member of or willing to become an active member of Ocoee Church of God or another local Church of God (Cleveland, TN) congregation, hold a bachelor’s degree or higher, and having a minimum of 3 years experience in education (Christian education experience preferred). 

A more detailed list of responsibilities and requirements is available upon request. Applicants should submit their resumé with a cover letter to Pastor Graham Chancey at employment@mylcac.com.

Paraprofessional
At Light Christian Academy, a paraprofessional’s responsibilities include but are not limited to providing staff support in an educational environment. Paraprofessionals will work with children individually or in small groups in education-related activities as assigned by teachers’ directions. A bachelor’s or associate’s degree from an accredited university is preferred, as is previous experience with Abeka and/or ACE curriculum. Applicants must satisfactorily complete required background check process and all employment documents.

 

Secondary School Teacher
Light Christian Academy is currently seeking a secondary teacher for the 2024-2025 school year. At LCA, a secondary teacher/supervisor is responsible for the education and safety of his or her students. Tasks include, but are not limited to, providing academic instruction in small group or individual settings across a range of subjects, assisting students with setting goals and completing course work, grading tests, maintaining accurate records of student attendance and grades, and communicating with parents. In addition to being a Christian involved in a local Bible-believing church, a candidate for the position must have excellent communication and organizational skills, be detail-oriented, be able to work well with a team, be creative, and have a ministry mindset. A bachelor’s or associate’s degree from an accredited university is preferred, as is previous experience with Accelerated Christian Education curriculum. Applicants must satisfactorily complete required background check process and all employment documents.

Union County (Lake Butler):

All positions have been filled at the Lake Butler campus.