School Administrator (Applications need to be submitted by June 28, 2021)

New Life Christian Academy is a religious educational ministry, and as such, utilizes religion as an employment criteria.


New Life Christian Academy (NLCA) is seeking a faithful, visionary leader to serve in a full-time ministry position as the School Administrator.  NLCA is an independent, non-denominational, PreK-12 Christian school. NLCA seeks to provide a Christ-centered education, challenging each student to reach high academic, personal and spiritual standards.  NLCA has been providing a quality, affordable, Christ-centered education since 1992.   Under the guidance of the NLCA School Board, the School Administrator is responsible for the daily life and operations of the school.


The School Administrator will:

Provide instructional leadership to

  • Build, train, lead, and supervise a highly qualified faculty and staff in continuous curriculum development.

  • Develop a sound program for continuous spiritual and academic professional development of the faculty and staff.

  • Assure that the school is well-equipped and supplied to provide an environment that is conducive to learning.

  • Ensure regulations, policies, and guidelines are followed in compliance with local and state regulations to earn and maintain accreditation.

  • Be an agent of educational change and innovation.

  • Write for and oversee grant administration.

  • Oversee the day-to-day operations, while prayerfully and discreetly addressing any issues that arise within the school community.

  • Increase enrollment and retention, manage finances, and provide input to the School Board on these initiatives.

  • Pray for faculty, staff, and students daily.

  • Serve as fiduciary for the school, managing finances according to annual budget and according to non-profit status.

  • Support public relations, building and fostering relationships with all evangelical churches and para-church organizations in the community.


The successful candidate will be a visionary leader of strong faith, have a mature and growing relationship with Jesus Christ, and agree to NLCA’s Statement of Faith, Mission, Vision, and Values.  The candidate must possess experience in administration and display a proven ability to energize and lead as an inspiring role model. A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Education or Ministry or related field is required.  The School Administrator is a full-time, salaried ministry position. The School Administrator reports directly to the NLCA School Board and serves as an ex-officio member of the Board. As the Administrative Leader of the school, in addition to scheduled school hours, extended day hours, including some evenings and weekends, will be required. 

Qualified applicants should complete an application and submit a resume and cover letter describing how your strengths and experience can be an asset to the Ministry of New Life Christian Academy.  

Administrator Job Description

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