Thank you for your interest in joining the faculty and staff of Shalom Christian Academy to develop lives of consequence in the world for the kingdom of God.

We realize that the key to a successful Christian School is its staff. We are seeking applicants who are professionally qualified, who really love children, and who, by the pattern of their lives, are Christian role models. Luke 6:40. View our Statement of Faith here. Completed employment applications can be emailed to Shalom@shalomca.com or mailed to 126 Social Island Road, Chambersburg, PA 17202.


Current Openings


Technology Integrator   The individual in this 3 day/week position educates and supports classroom teachers in utilizing technology. The position also includes responsibilities in the library. An education degree is preferred.


Pre-Kindergarten Teacher  This is a full-time position teaching 4-year old students during the school year. This teacher is one of two Pre-K teachers. This individual should have an education degree.


Kindergarten Teacher  This position may be part-time 2 – 3 days/week or full-time depending on kindergarten enrollment. The individual must be able to work with the other teachers on the kindergarten team. This individual should have an education degree.


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Secondary English Teacher  This individual in this full-time position will teach 9th and 10th grade English, 9th grade Bible, and an English honors seminar. The candidate must possess a secondary education degree. A background in English and Literature is preferred. A current state and/or ACSI certification is helpful.


Elementary Secretary  This individual works in the elementary office providing assistance to the principal and teachers. He/she is responsible for scheduling substitute teachers as well as managing general office tasks. This individual works 40 hours/week, 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Secretaries work 30 hour weeks during the summer months.


Secondary Secretary This individual works with the secondary principal and guidance counselor in student scheduling, attendance, report cards, transcripts, etc. This position also includes general office tasks. It is a 32-hour/week position in four days.


Maintenance This is a 25 hour per week position working weekdays, 4:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. It may include an occasional Saturday. Working with a maintenance team, this individual will be responsible for routine maintenance and cleaning. This position includes securing the building each evening after a school day or an event.


See below for application information. Applications will be accepted through March 31. Hard copies should be mailed to Angie Petersheim, Shalom Christian Academy, 126 Social Island Road, Chambersburg, PA 17202. We will also accept scanned copies emailed to apetersheim@shalomca.com.

Ongoing Openings

Substitute Teacher
Substitute teachers needed on an as needed basis in all areas of the school. Shalom prefers individuals with education degrees; however, will consider someone with a degree in another field.


Substitute Bus Driver
Substitute bus drivers are needed to drive the occasional route.  If interested, contact Kathy Grove at 717-375-2223 or kgrove@shalomca.com.  Mrs. Grove will put you in contact with our bus contractors.


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Qualifications for Faculty

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in education.
  • Alignment with Shalom Christian Academy’s mission and values. (Read our Statement of Faith)
  • Ability to work collaboratively with a community of teachers.
  • Effective communication skills with students, parents, and others.

Benefits for Full-time Faculty

  • Health insurance
  • Retirement benefits
  • Tuition discount
  • Professional development

Please submit the following documents for application:


Questions? Please call (717) 375-2223 or send us an email at Shalom@shalomca.com.