Overview

Our Savior’s Lutheran School in Springfield, Illinois is looking for a full-time 5th grade teacher for the 2024-2025 school year. This teacher will be in a self-contained classroom teaching all subjects except for the specials. We are looking for someone who loves Jesus, has a minimum of a bachelors degree in elementary education, and willing to share their passions with our 10 and 11 year olds! Please contact us if you are interested in the position.

About Our Savior's Lutheran School

Our Savior’s School (OS), was established in 1962 as a Christian day school as part of Our Savior’s Lutheran Church. Our Savior’s offers a quality education from preschool through 8th grade. Our Savior’s is recognized by the state of Illinois and also the National Lutheran Schools Association.

Our Savior’s offers a Christ-centered education. Faith is developed and nurtured on a daily basis with class instruction and woven into every part of the day. The curriculum at OS integrates Illinois State Standards while keeping Christian values and perspectives as the core in all subject areas. Our Savior’s offers a solid core curriculum including Literature, English, Math/Accelerated Math, Science, Social Studies, and Religion, along with physical education, band, chorus, music, art, foreign language, and computers. All of our teachers have an Illinois Teachers License.

Our Savior’s develops the gifts and talents of each student through a wide variety of extracurricular activities:  OS offers grade level choirs, band and music competition in IESA and IMEA, chess club, drama club, scholastic bowl, and several academic competitions, spelling, geography, math, and Bible. A yearly spring musical is performed along with special Christmas programs. Interscholastic athletics begin in 5th grade including cross country, soccer, volleyball, basketball, and track & field.