Substitute Teacher

Required Qualifications:

  • Committed Christian, active in a local church
  • Commitment to the philosophy of Christian education
  • Desire and ability to teach preschool – 8th
  • National criminal history background check on file (includes fingerprinting)
  • Attend one-time WBCA Substitute Teacher training at WBCA

Desired Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Current teaching certificate or substitute teacher certification (RIDE)
  • ACSI certification preferred
  • Classroom teaching experience preferred
  • College credits in Biblical studies preferred


  • Demonstrate ability to work with and relate to students of all ages
    (preschool – 8th)
  • Ability to follow lesson plans
  • Demonstrate ability to teach children with varied skills and learning styles
  • Ability to integrate the Christian faith with curriculum, instruction, discipline and the school community
  • Demonstrate strong classroom management skills
  • Guide, assist, and encourage students in the learning process
  • Demonstrate flexible teaching style

West Bay Christian Academy is a Preschool – 8th independent, inter-denominational Christian school, founded in 1981, located in North Kingstown, RI. WBCA is accredited by NEASC and ACSI and has formal School Approval with the Rhode Island Department of Education. The Academy provides a wide range of extra-curricular programs to complement the challenging curriculum. Because of the teacher’s critical role in the educational process, we are dedicated to hiring teachers who are both professionally qualified and have exemplary Christian commitment and character.

Qualified applicants, please email a cover letter, resume and statement of spiritual journey to: