employment opportunities

Phone: 253-475-7226
Office Hours:  Monday-Friday , 8am-3pm
At Tacoma Baptist Schools, we are passionate about developing disciples of Jesus and leaders in the community. We are committed to providing our students with an education that equips them to succeed academically, spiritually, and socially.

Every TBS employee, whether a bus driver, coach, teacher, or staff member, has opportunity to influence students' lives and is expected to be actively living out their faith in Jesus. We encourage you to apply for a position if you have a vibrant, personal relationship with Christ and want to see young people grow in faith, knowledge, and service.

If you have questions about any of the positions listed below, please contact the individual listed in the job postings below.

CURRENT JOB OPENINGS

Athletic Director

Summary: The Director of Athletics is under the delegated authority of administration in matters of policy, and in matters relating to planning, coordinating, controlling, and evaluating the athletic program of Tacoma Baptist Schools (TBS). The athletic director must be adept in the areas of leadership, administration, personnel, and fiscal management.  He/she must be self-motivated and well organized with training and experience in physical education, athletics, and coaching.  Additional assignments may be given as the needs of the program dictate.  

Job Requirements:
•Manage and maintain TBS athletic policy within the school and the league and in connection with WIAA regulations
•Recruit, hire, and evaluate all athletic personnel as well as ensure they are carrying out their responsibilities
•Develop and support the school’s PS through 12th grade physical education program.  
•Maintain all equipment, gym scheduling and maintenance, and organize lockers/locker rooms.
•Ensure student welfare and eligibility including maintaining release forms, waivers, physicals, and meeting WIAA requirements
•Manage athletic budget and uniform/equipment inventory
•Oversee the entire athletic program including schedules, gym and field use, officials, event transportation, supervision of home events, liaison and host for visiting teams, award events, homecoming activities, off-season activities, athletic sponsorships
•Attend league, district, tri-district, and WIAA meetings
•Communicate with administrators, faculty, staff, parents, participants, and the media regarding schedules, changes, eligibility, and other athletic matters
•Coordinate athletic summer camps and programs

Apply to: Sue Ellen Rush or call 253-475-7226 x203

Director of Business and Financing

Summary: Manage and supervise Finance, Human Resources, Student Services (BASC/STC) and Transportation/Maintenance departments for Tacoma Baptist Schools.
Job Requirements
Primary
  • Supervise Finance Office Assistant. Perform duties alongside of the Finance Office Staff, ensuring deadlines are met and providing accountability of funds.
  • Supervise Student Service Manager.
  • Supervise Director of Transportation and Facilities, who oversees Transportation and Facilities manager.
  • Set up the benefits portion of the New Employee Orientation. Enlist Maddock & Associates, PPA, Westgate Capital and Colonial Life representatives to lead a section of the benefits orientation meeting in late August.
  • Assist Administrative Leadership in the hiring process by establishing appropriate salaries/wages for new hires and preparing employment contracts. Complete reference checks on new hires and process annual contracts.
  • Manage benefits enrollment and associated billing.
  • Manage retirement enrollment and distribution.
  • Manage property insurance renewal, meeting with Brown and Brown Insurance Company.
  • Annual Employee Handbook review and revision.
  • Manage medical insurance renewal, meeting with Maddock & Associates.
  • Work with vendors and manage contracts for services.
  • Follow up on delinquent accounts and work with families to bring accounts current.
Secondary
  • Oversee all finance related activities, including AP/AR, payroll, governmental reporting, compensation, credit card and banking reconciliation.
  • Process payroll and set up ACH monthly. Process monthly liabilities.
  • Serve as Online Banking and QuickBooks administrator.
  • Quarterly reporting 941, LNI, FMLA
  • Work with outside accounting firm to process the year-end closeout and 990 completion.
  • Responsible for maintaining personnel files and confidential personnel information.
Job requirements: Knowledge and experience with QuickBooks, GAAP, Microsoft Word and Excel. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Must be flexible and attentive to detail. Ability to exercise judgement and discretion to ensure appropriate communication of sensitive and private information. Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting preferred along with 3-5 years of progressive experience in the areas of Accounting, Finance, Human Resources and Supervision.  Applicant must be a born-again Christian, faithfully attend a local evangelical church and accept our doctrinal statement.

Apply to: Sue Ellen Rush (253-475-7226 ex. 203)

Elementary Teacher

Open for the Fall of 2021. We are looking for a dynamic teacher who is ready to join a strong elementary team focused on innovative quality instruction and discipling student as they grow in their faith. Teacher must be able to teach from a Biblical Worldview Perspective. One to three years of prior experience and Washington state certification preferred. Applications are being accepted now for the 2021-2022 school year.

To apply contact Teena Jones at 253-475-7226 x 101 or submit a resume to  [email protected]

Middle School English Teacher

Middle School English teacher position open for the 2021-22 school year. We are looking for a dynamic teacher who is ready to join a strong team of educators focused on innovative quality instruction and discipling student as they grow in their faith. Teacher must be able to teach from a Biblical Worldview Perspective and must have an appreciation and passion for working with middle school age students. One to three years of teaching experience, Washington State certification, content knowledge, and experience with middle school students are preferred.

To apply contact Teena Jones at 253-475-7226 x 101 or submit a resume to  [email protected]

High School Science Teacher

Open for the Fall of 2021. We are looking for an educator with content knowledge and experience in the areas Biology and Chemistry. Lab experience is desirable. We are looking for a dynamic teacher who is ready to join a strong team of educators focused on innovative quality instruction and discipling student as they grow in their faith. Teacher must be able to teach from a Biblical Worldview Perspective. One to three years of prior experience and Washington state certification preferred. Applications are being accepted now for the 2021-2022 school year.  

To apply contact Teena Jones at 253-475-7226 x 101 or submit a resume to [email protected] 

High School Math Teacher

Open for the Fall of 2021. We are looking for a dynamic teacher who is ready to join a strong team of educators focused on innovative quality instruction and discipling student as they grow in their faith. Teacher must be able to teach from a Biblical Worldview Perspective. One to three years of prior experience and Washington state certification preferred. Applications are being accepted now for the 2021-2022 school year.  

To apply contact Teena Jones at 253-475-7226 x 101 or submit a resume to [email protected] 

JV Girls Volleyball Coach

Tacoma Baptist Schools is hiring a JV Girls Volleyball Coach (High School)  for the 2020-2021 school year.    Applicant must be a born again Christian, faithfully attend a local evangelical church and agree with our Statement of Faith.  Must have knowledge in teaching the fundamentals in the game of volleyball, the ability to commit to high school volleyball schedule, as well as the ability to create a positive and encouraging environment.  

To apply contact Beth Wing at 253-475-7226 x 113 or [email protected]

Substitute Teachers

Tacoma Baptist Schools is hiring substitute teachers for all grade levels, must be a born again Christian, faithfully attend a local evangelical church and agree with our Statement of Faith.  To apply contact Teena Jones at 253-475-7226 x 101 or [email protected]

Bus Drivers

Tacoma Baptist Schools is hiring part-time bus drivers. Flexible hours. Driver needed for regular afternoon route, field trips during the school day, and occasional afternoon/evening athletic transportation. Applicants are required to have their CDL (In some cases training will be covered by the school), be CPR and first aid certified, and meet the WDOT physical requirements. Good driving record is a must. To apply, please contact Dwayne Beavers, Transportation Director, at 253.475.7226 x132 or [email protected]

We are excited to have you be part of the TBS Family!