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Careers

Over the years, we’ve been fortunate to attract and develop one of the most devoted and creative teaching teams in greater Houston. And candidates often wonder what we’re looking for. ROBS hires inquisitive, adept teachers from a vibrant array of backgrounds and experiences, who feel called to educate children.  

It’s 1,000 times better in just about every way. ROBS students are the sweetest and most respectful kids I’ve gotten to work with. The resources are unparalleled. My colleagues are great! And I’m paid better at ROBS than in public school.”

ROBS Middle School teacher, on how it differs from her previous schools

Ambitious, flexible teaching

Walk into a ROBS classroom and chances are you won’t immediately spot the teacher. Grounded by a student-focused approach to learning, our academic curriculum builds upon itself comprehensively with each grade, gaining complexity and depth while maintaining a fluidity that allows our teachers to be as imaginative and courageous as our students.

Program-driven spaces

Because we believe the way we learn should inspire the way our physical spaces function, our teachers and administrators continuously work toward designing classrooms that foster integrated, resourceful thinking in every subject area and across all disciplines. Our campus embraces families in the sometimes messy, always energetic environment of joy-filled learning. 

“It’s nice to have ownership over the curriculum and not have to build the lessons around passing a standardized test. And we receive so much support from administrators, learning specialists, counselors, and department chairs.”

middle school english teacher

 

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River Oaks Baptist School is seeking a dynamic and innovative educator to join our team as a Lower School teacher beginning August 2024. This person teaches approximately 18 students in a self-contained classroom. In grades K – 3, content areas include language arts, mathematics, social studies, science, and character development. Grade 4 is departmentalized and consists of either language arts or mathematics and social studies; all science is taught by the Lower School science teacher. Each Lower School teacher is an integral part of a grade-level team that plans and works closely together. Lower School special area teachers provide instruction in art, Bible, computer, library, music, Spanish, theater, and makerspace. This position reports to the Head of Lower School.

All Lower School faculty are supported by an experienced divisional team devoted to developing both students and faculty, including a counselor, learning specialists, reading specialists, instructional coaches, an assistant division head, a division head, Associate Head of School for Academics, and the Associate Head of School for Student Support. As with all faculty openings, we seek candidates eager to support our mission of preparing students to meet life’s challenges and lead tomorrow’s world through a superior educational program undergirded by faith in Jesus Christ and Christian principles.

Responsibilities:

  • Teach one classroom of approximately 18 students
  • Model and guide students in Christ-like values and character development
  • Employ current pedagogies, including project-based learning and design thinking
  • Deliver innovative curriculum that integrates technology intentionally and appropriately
  • Embrace lifelong learning and a growth mindset for adults and students alike
  • Participate collaboratively in grade-level, divisional, and all-school teams
  • Develop and practice cultural competence in teaching and teamwork
  • Communicate effectively with parents and colleagues, both verbally and in writing
  • Demonstrate enthusiasm, energy, initiative, and self-reflection
  • Motivate and engage students
  • Delight in teaching children in the elementary school years

 

Qualifications:

  • A vibrant Christian faith and a desire to work in a Christian environment
  • A bachelor’s degree
  • Teaching certification for the grade-level applying
  • Two year’s full-time teaching experience preferred
  • Successful completion of background checks and verification

River Oaks Baptist School is seeking a dynamic and innovative educator to join our team as a Lower School teacher beginning August 2024. This person teaches approximately 18 students in a self-contained classroom. In grades K – 3, content areas include language arts, mathematics, social studies, science, and character development. Grade 4 is departmentalized and consists of either language arts or mathematics and social studies; all science is taught by the Lower School science teacher. Each Lower School teacher is an integral part of a grade-level team that plans and works closely together. Lower School special area teachers provide instruction in art, Bible, computer, library, music, Spanish, theater, and makerspace. This position reports to the Head of Lower School.

All Lower School faculty are supported by an experienced divisional team devoted to developing both students and faculty, including a counselor, learning specialists, reading specialists, instructional coaches, an assistant division head, a division head, Associate Head of School for Academics, and the Associate Head of School for Student Support. As with all faculty openings, we seek candidates eager to support our mission of preparing students to meet life’s challenges and lead tomorrow’s world through a superior educational program undergirded by faith in Jesus Christ and Christian principles.

Responsibilities:

  • Teach one classroom of approximately 18 students
  • Model and guide students in Christ-like values and character development
  • Employ current pedagogies, including project-based learning and design thinking
  • Deliver innovative curriculum that integrates technology intentionally and appropriately
  • Embrace lifelong learning and a growth mindset for adults and students alike
  • Participate collaboratively in grade-level, divisional, and all-school teams
  • Develop and practice cultural competence in teaching and teamwork
  • Communicate effectively with parents and colleagues, both verbally and in writing
  • Demonstrate enthusiasm, energy, initiative, and self-reflection
  • Motivate and engage students
  • Delight in teaching children in the elementary school years

 

Qualifications:

  • A vibrant Christian faith and a desire to work in a Christian environment
  • A bachelor’s degree
  • Teaching certification for the grade-level applying
  • Two year’s full-time teaching experience preferred
  • Successful completion of background checks and verification

River Oaks Baptist School is seeking a dynamic and innovative Spanish Teacher to join our team beginning August 2024.

The River Oaks Baptist School Middle School Spanish program begins in 5th grade with a continuation of the Lower School program. Because classes are taught exclusively in Spanish, native or near-native proficiency in Spanish is required. In 6th and 7th grades, students are presented a more formal Spanish language experience that divides Spanish I over a two-year period, followed by a complete Spanish II course in 8th grade.

A successful candidate will demonstrate both progressive and traditional elements of teaching, including innovative technology to support the curriculum. This teacher must be able to communicate with parents, other teachers, and administrators in person and in writing. He/she needs to be organized and have the ability to keep on top of an array of fast-moving, complex classroom activities and interactions. Working as a team member and enjoying teaching Middle School students is essential.

We are looking for a candidate who exhibits enthusiasm, energy, initiative, and the capacity for reflection and lifelong learning. Middle School teachers are expected to serve as an effective advisor, which includes a character and spiritual component. He/she will be supported by a department chair, instructional coach, and an instructional-focused division head.

As with all faculty openings, the School seeks candidates eager to support our mission of preparing students to meet life’s challenges and lead tomorrow’s world through a superior educational program undergirded by faith in Jesus Christ and Christian principles.

Responsibilities

  • Teach up to five classes of middle school Spanish with up to two preps
  • Serve as an advisor to nine to twelve students in the same grade as your teaching assignment
  • Potentially sponsor a middle school activity or club
  • Model and guide students in Christ-like values and character development
  • Employ current research-informed pedagogies, including project-based learning and design thinking
  • Deliver innovative curriculum that integrated technology intentionally and appropriately
  • Embrace lifelong learning and a growth mindset for yourself and your students
  • Participate collaboratively in grade-level, department, division, and all school-teams
  • Communicate effectively with parents and colleagues, both verbally and in writing
  • Demonstrate enthusiasm, energy, initiative, and self-reflection
  • Motivate and engage students
  • Delight in teaching children in the middle school years

 

Required Qualifications and Skills

  • A vibrant Christian spiritual life and a desire to work in a Christian environment
  • A bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 24 hours in Spanish and 12 hours of educational courses OR teaching certification for Spanish and for the grade-level applying
  • At least two year’s full-time teaching experience is preferred
  • Able to conform to established policies and procedures and to address issues in a manner that is consistent with existing guideline for the program.
  • Successful completion of background checks and verification

River Oaks Baptist School is seeking a dynamic and innovative educator to join our team as a Middle School Learning Specialist, beginning August 2024.

All Middle School faculty are supported by an experienced divisional team devoted to developing both students and faculty, including a Counselor, Director of Learning Support for MS, an Assistant Division Head, a Division Head and the Associate Heads of School for Academics and Student Support. As with all faculty openings, we seek candidates eager to support our mission of preparing students to meet life’s challenges and lead tomorrow’s world through a superior educational program undergirded by faith in Jesus Christ and Christian principles.

Responsibilities:

  • Support and supplement classroom teaching, and work collaboratively to implement math support that is research-based and meets the needs of students
  • Develop, implement, and evaluate instruction for individual students who need additional support in all academic areas
  • Teach an academic seminar class to MS students with focus on the areas of effective strategies for executive functioning skills, study skills, reading comprehension, grammar, writing, vocabulary, and math
  • Consult with teachers on educational or classroom interventions for students in all areas
  • Model and guide students in Christ-like values and character development
  • Employ current pedagogies Deliver innovative curriculum that integrates technology intentionally and appropriately Embrace lifelong learning and a growth mindset for adults and students alike
  • Participate collaboratively in grade-level, divisional, and all-school team meetings
  • Communicate effectively with parents and colleagues, both verbally and in writing
  • Demonstrate enthusiasm, energy, initiative, and self-reflection
  • Motivate and engage students to be advocates for their learning Delight in teaching students in the middle school years

 

Qualifications and Skills:

  • A vibrant Christian spiritual life and a desire to work in a Christian environment
  • A Master’s degree preferred in one of the following areas: curriculum and instruction, special education, educational diagnostician, or related field
  • A background/experience preferred in assessment, diagnosis, and development and implementation of instructional support strategies for individual students
  • Continuing education in areas of math support
  • At least three years’ experience in a classroom setting preferred
  • Applicable licensure/certification in academic language therapy preferred
  • A history of successful collaboration with parents, teachers, administrators, and outside professionals
  • Successful completion of background checks and verification

Prime Time instructors supervise students in our after-school program, which is known as Prime Time. Instructors work closely together as part of the Prime Time team. Hours are 2:00 – 6:00 p.m. Monday – Friday during the 2023-24 school year. Compensation is hourly. Responsibilities vary depending on the age of the students, but require planning and executing a program in accordance with the philosophy and policies of the School, including supervision of homework, snack, outdoor activities, and age-appropriate games and arts and crafts activities.

The School seeks candidates eager to support our mission of preparing students to meet life’s challenges and lead tomorrow’s world through a superior educational program undergirded by faith in Jesus Christ and Christian principles. Qualified candidates will have a high school diploma, be at least 18 years of age, and a vibrant Christian spiritual life. Please submit a completed employment application and a copy of your resume.

If you have any questions or would like additional information, please contact Director of After-School Programs Emily Ross at [email protected].

River Oaks Baptist School is seeking substitute teachers with a passion for working with children. Our students range from age two through eighth grade. A qualified candidate must be dedicated to the character development of the students, be organized, and support the learning process in the teacher’s absence. As with all employee openings, the School seeks candidates eager to support our mission of preparing students to meet life’s challenges and lead tomorrow’s world through a superior educational program undergirded by faith in Jesus Christ and Christian principles.

To be considered for a substitute teacher, qualified candidates will have:

  • High school diploma
  • At least 30 hours college course work
  • Ability to communicate well with students, parents, colleagues and administrators

River Oaks Baptist School is seeking an Administrative Assistant to the Head of Lower School. This position supports the Head of Lower School and the Lower School division and is responsible for providing administrative and clerical services to ensure effective and efficient operations. This position reports to the Head of Lower School and functions as a member of the Support Staff.

Duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to maintaining calendars; scheduling internal and external meetings; processing and maintaining written records, student files, report cards, and standardized testing; and coordinating activities among divisions or other school offices. Responsibilities are performed in keeping with the mission of the school.

Qualified candidates will possess well-developed communication and organizational skills whether in person, via phone, or in writing as well as strong computer skills including Office Suite and Blackbaud experience (preferred), be well organized, and have the ability to balance a variety of demands. The candidate must also be dedicated to the confidentiality and appropriate management of information for all Lower School students, parents, faculty, staff, and Head. Applicants should have a vibrant Christian faith and a desire to work in a Christian environment.

As with all employee openings, the School seeks Christian candidates eager to support our mission of preparing students to meet life’s challenges and lead tomorrow’s world through a superior educational program undergirded by faith in Jesus Christ and Christian principles.

Responsibilities:

  • Maintaining calendars and schedules
  • Scheduling internal and external meetings
  • Processing and maintaining written records, student files, report cards, and standardized testing
  • Coordinating activities among divisions and other school offices
  • Assisting with budgets
  • Working with grade level teachers to coordinate fieldtrips

 

Required Qualifications:

  • Experience working in a similar position
  • Strong computer skills and proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Well-developed communication and organizational skills
  • The ability to balance a variety of demands
  • Confidentiality
  • Ability to conform to established policies and procedures
  • A vibrant Christian faith and a desire to work in a Christian environment
  • Successful completion of background checks and verification

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • College Degree
  • Blackbaud experience

 

River Oaks Baptist School is actively searching for substitute nurses for the 2023-24 school year.

This position will provide nursing health and emergency care to students and staff and serve as a resource for health concerns in the school setting. Duties include performing daily care for students, staff, and faculty as necessary, first aid, and medication distribution.

A successful candidate will be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing, possess a license to practice professional nursing (R.N. preferred) in the State of Texas, and have a minimum of two years’ nursing experience (school nursing preferred). Certification in CPR and experience with Type 1 (juvenile insulin dependent) diabetes is required. The candidate will demonstrate professional acumen, strong interpersonal skills, and respect for the confidentiality and dignity of students, faculty, and staff.

This position is supported by a fellow school nurse and the Associate Head of School for Student Support, who is also a trained nurse. As with all faculty/staff openings, the School seeks candidates eager to support our mission of preparing students to meet life’s challenges and lead tomorrow’s world through a superior educational program undergirded by faith in Jesus Christ and Christian principles.

Responsibilities

  • Staff the clinic during regular school hours (7:45 a.m. – 3:45 p.m.)
  • Provide nursing care for students who become ill or injured during the school day
  • Dispense medications to students as needed
  • Maintain appropriate medical forms and records as related to students
  • Advise and treat faculty and staff on a limited basis, as needed
  • Communicate with parents about students’ medical issues

 

Position Qualifications

  • A vibrant Christian faith and a desire to work in a Christian environment
  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing
  • Valid license to practice professional nursing (R.N.) in the State of Texas
  • Professional experience in nursing. Experience in school nursing, emergency/ICU nursing, pediatric nursing or community health is preferable
  • Experience with Type 1 (juvenile insulin dependent) diabetes
  • Current CPR certification
  • Basic computer literacy

 

There are no positions currently available in the Administration. Please check back regularly as openings may become available.

Because Christian spiritual education is central to our mission, ROBS only hires employees who profess the Christian faith. ROBS does not discriminate in hiring on the basis of race, color, gender, age, disability, ethnicity, or national origin.

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