Employment Opportunities at HBA

We employ individuals with a desire to contribute to an educational institution in a Christian setting. Together, HBA’s faculty and staff lend their God-given talents to serve, change lives and help shape the future leaders of tomorrow.

Employment benefits include:

  • 100% paid premiums for medical/dental insurance (single)
  • Group life insurance
  • Tax-deferred annuity plan (403b)
  • Flexible spending program
  • Tuition discount
  • And much more!

Current Openings

Japanese Teacher

To apply for this position, submit a Teaching Application

Job Position/Title: High School Teacher
Office/Campus: Sagert Campus
Reports to: High School Principal
Status: 10 months (exempt)

Primary Purpose: Instruct students and assist them with developing intellectually, physically, emotionally, socially and spiritually.

Essential Duties/Functions:

  • Develop and evaluate curriculum.
  • Prepare daily lesson plans and materials for the classroom.
  • Instruct students by implementing lesson plans and objectives into the classroom setting.
  • Motivate students to learn both the facts and the application of material.
  • Monitor student behavior.
  • Issue progress reports, interims, and grades.

Other Duties/Functions:

  • Order supplies; equipment; materials.
  • Serve as a Class Advisor.
  • Attend Faculty meetings and school functions (graduation, open house, etc.).
  • Schedule conferences with parents.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Core Competencies Required:

  • Christ-like Conduct. Imitate the life of Jesus Christ and take on his behavior, mindset, choices, and character and apply it to everyday life. Exhibit love, humility, compassion, and servanthood, and allow God the opportunity to work in us and to manifest His Glory within us.
  • Passion for Our Calling. Respond to God’s passion in our hearts to complete the things He calls us to do. Acknowledge that passion encompasses more than the work, it taps into one’s whole life purpose. Reward of wages and prestige are peripheral to using the God-given gifts and talents to have an effect on the greater good and an impact beyond oneself. Yield passionately to God’s calling to live a life full of joy, satisfaction and true fulfillment.
  • Teamwork. Promotes teamwork through building consensus to develop mutual trust, respect, and commonality of goals. Supports team decisions, collaborates with others to develop team solutions, builds consensus, and resolves conflict.
  • Customer Focus. Organizes and prioritizes resources to focus on and exceed customer expectations. Makes it "easy to do business with" HBA. Demonstrates understanding, helpfulness, sensitivity, and concern of the needs and feelings of external and internal customers.
  • Effective Communication. Listens carefully to feedback and others' views and asks clarifying questions to confirm understanding. Clearly states views and opinions. Actively takes responsibility to ensure there is mutual understanding in all viewpoints and communication. Adapts oral and written communication to the needs and interests of the target audience. Openly shares information in a timely manner with others who need that information.
  • Results Orientation. Can be counted on to achieve assigned or promised results in a timely manner by utilizing resources effectively. Clarifies expectations and measurements of performance. Seeks guidance or other resources needed. Takes personal ownership for results by holding self and others accountable for results. Shows strong desire and drive for success by identifying and overcoming obstacles. Demonstrates a sense of urgency and is persistent in using extra effort to achieve results. Focuses efforts on, and strives to attain, results that are important to HBA.
  • Practical Thinking and Decision-Making. Identifies, defines, and focuses on specific problem or issue. Determines information needs and collects, analyzes, interprets, and develops it for use in making decisions. Makes timely and appropriate decisions driven by the information, the needs of the organization, and the need for innovation and creativity to accomplish assigned tasks.
  • Continuous Improvement. Strives to continually improve one's own job performance and to better the work environment, work quality, results, and how the work is done. Accepts both the need for and positive potential of change in the workplace. Is willing to take managed risks to test approaches that may better satisfy a customer's needs or to meet HBA's needs and goals. Develops alternative and imaginative solutions and approaches to problems. Actively looks for opportunities to redesign and improve work methods and makes changes to improve operating efficiency and quality of output.
  • Supporting and Leading Change. Participates in all aspects of both the organizational and process oriented change cycles to accomplish the goals set for their particular level of responsibility. Identifies, plans for, and leads change needed to support HBA’s mission and values.

Working Conditions:

  • Equipment Use: Computer, digital presenter and computer projector. Other optional equipment for specialty classes: Lab instruments and tools, gymnasium and sports equipment, Pug machine (clay mixer), ceramic kiln, air compressor, photo enlarger, potter's wheel (manual and electric).
  • Work Hours: 7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Monday - Friday with occasional evening and weekend work.
  • Mental Demands: Decision-making, good judgment, alert, attention to detail, concentration, mathematical ability.
  • Physical Demands: Noisy. Wide field of vision, corrected vision, projecting voice.

Qualification Requirements:

  • Spiritual: Must have accepted Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior of their life and; demonstrate a living relationship with Jesus Christ as described in “The Baptist Faith and Message: the tenets of the Southern Baptist denomination.
  • Skills/Knowledge: Knowledge in subject area, Ability to communicate to students. First Aid Training and CPR.
  • Education/Training: BA degree from an accredited college or university in area of expertise.

High School Teacher JD 3/30/17

Christian Ministries Director, K-12

To apply for this position, submit a non-teaching application

Job Position/Title: Christian Ministries Director
Office: Christian Ministries (K-12
Campus: Sagert High School
Reports to: President
Status: 12 month (exempt)

Primary Purpose:

Oversee the planning, coordination, and implementation of the school’s Christian Ministries program for all students, faculty, staff, and administration of Hawaii Baptist Academy.

Essential Duties/Functions:

  • Structure a Christian Ministries program which will provide each person at HBA the opportunity to respond to the love of God as revealed to us in His Son, Jesus Christ.
  • In coordination with the MS/HS campus principals and the Christian Ministries Advisory Team (CMAT), the Director shall plan and execute activities and programs related to spiritual development and growth of students, teachers and staff on the high school campus. (i.e. chapels, camps, Christian Emphasis Week (CEW), Ministry Team, etc.)
  • Plan and execute activities and programs related to K-12 spiritual development and growth of students, parents, teachers and staff (i.e. All-School Chapels, Mainland Advisory Council Week, Focus, Refocus, etc.) with the support and collaboration of Senior Administrators (President, Principals, Directors of HR and Finance), Christian Ministries Coordinators, CMAT, and other designated campus advisory teams.
  • Oversee the work of the Christian Ministries Coordinators at the elementary and middle school campuses.
  • Develop and implement ministries, activities and programs so students will be challenged to love God; be grounded in their knowledge of God’s word; and encouraged to develop and practice spiritual disciplines of the Christian life.
  • Attend regularly scheduled and special meetings.
  • Assist in creating and implementing educational goals that will foster biblical integration in academic curriculum and programs.

Other Duties/Functions:

  • Learn and use common school verbiage and practices (K-12 Themes, Expected Schoolwide Learning Results – (ESLRs, Learning Targets, etc.)
  • Assist in designing and evaluating curriculum models for faith integration.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Core Competencies Required of All HBA Employees:

An employee of HBA must demonstrate the following core competencies:

  • Christ-like Conduct. Imitate the life of Jesus Christ and take on his behavior, mindset, choices, and character, and apply it to everyday life. Exhibit love, humility, compassion, and servanthood, and allow God the opportunity to work in us and to manifest His Glory within us.
  • Passion for Our Calling. Respond to God’s passion in our hearts to complete the things He calls us to do. Acknowledge that passion encompasses more than the work, it taps into one’s whole life purpose. Reward of wages and prestige are peripheral to using the God-given gifts and talents to have an effect on the greater good and an impact beyond oneself. Yield passionately to God’s calling to live a life full of joy, satisfaction, and true fulfillment.
  • Teamwork. Promotes teamwork through building consensus to develop mutual trust, respect, and commonality of goals. Supports team decisions, collaborates with others to develop team solutions, builds consensus, and resolves conflict.
  • Customer Focus. Organizes and prioritizes resources to focus on and exceed customer expectations. Make it “easy to do business with” HBA. Demonstrate understanding, helpfulness, sensitivity, and a concern of the needs and feelings of external and internal customers.
  • Effective Communication. Listens carefully to feedback and others’ views and asks clarifying questions to confirm understanding. Clearly states views and opinions. Actively takes responsibility to ensure there is mutual understanding in all viewpoints and communication. Effectively adapts oral and written communication to the needs and interests of the target audience. Openly shares information in a timely manner with others who need that information.
  • Results Orientation. Can be counted on to achieve assigned or promised results in a timely manner by utilizing resources effectively. Clarifies expectations and measurements of performance. Seeks guidance or other resources needed. Takes personal ownership for results by holding self and others accountable for results. Shows strong desire and drive for success by identifying and overcoming obstacles. Demonstrates a sense of urgency and is persistent in using extra effort to achieve results. Focuses efforts on, and strives to attain, results that are important to the mission of HBA and specific department goals.
  • Practical Thinking and Decision-Making. Identifies, defines, and focuses on specific problems or issues. Determines information needs; collects, analyzes, interprets, and develops it for use in making decisions. Makes timely and appropriate decisions driven by the information, the needs of the organization, and the need for innovation and creativity to accomplish assigned tasks.
  • Continuous Improvement. Strives to continually improve one’s own job performance and to better the work environment, work quality, results, and how the work is done. Accepts both the need for and positive potential of change in the workplace. Willing to take managed risk to test approaches that may better satisfy a customer’s needs or to meet HBA’s needs and goals. Develops alternative and imaginative solutions and approaches to problems. Actively looks for opportunities to redesign and improve work methods and makes changes to improve operating efficiency and quality of output.
  • Supporting and Leading Change. Participates in all aspects of both the organizational and process oriented change cycles to accomplish the goals set for their particular level of responsibility. Identifies, plans for, and leads change needed to support HBA’s mission and values.

Working Conditions:

  • Equipment Use: Desktop computer, tablets, mobile devices, facsimile machine, photocopier, multi-line push button telephone, and musical/audio equipment.
  • Work Hours: 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., Monday – Friday (8 hours/day). Some weekday after-hours and weekend work will be required.
  • Mental Demands: High attention to detail, able to handle multiple tasks concurrently
  • Physical Demands: Job requires sitting for long periods of time and also periods of high activity and lifting. Most tasks require periodic visual/mental concentration on work demanding precise eye/hand coordination.

Qualification Requirements:

  • Spiritual: Must have accepted Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior of his/her life and demonstrate a living relationship with Jesus Christ as described in “The Baptist Faith and Message,” the tenets of the Southern Baptist denomination. Must be an active member of a local Southern Baptist church, affiliated with the Hawaii Baptist Convention.
  • Skills/Knowledge: Mentoring skills and desire to encourage, engage, equip high school youth. Demonstrable leadership and organizational skills. Effective communication skills. Ability to work with a variety of people; team player. Knowledge of school policy (i.e., disciplinary system, clubs program).
  • Education/Training: Master degree in Youth Ministry, Religion, Bible, or Religious Studies. Graduate of a Southern Baptist Seminary.
  • Experience: Management, supervisory, administrative and organizational experience.

Christian Ministries Director JD: 2/14/2018

Donor Compliance & Scholarship Officer

To apply for this position, submit a non-teaching application.

 

Position: Donor Compliance & Scholarship Officer
Office: Institutional Advancement
Campus: Wyllie
Reports to: Director of Institutional Advancement
Status: 12 months (non-exempt)

 

Primary Purpose: Under the direction of the Director of Institutional Advancement, the Donor Compliance and Scholarship Officer will assist with all aspects of donor compliance, records management, and assessment in monitoring federal and state laws regarding non-profits. This position will also manage donor relations as it relates to scholarships and endowment funds.

 

Essential Duties/Functions:

  • Oversees the compliance of the department to include policies and procedures, records management, records retention, and monitoring federal and state laws regarding nonprofits.
  • Develop assessment measurements and analysis for policies and procedures, fiscal and gift acceptance, data governance and data security.
  • Management and stewardship of new and existing scholarship and endowment donors.
  • Supports the maintenance of foundation, corporation and individual donor files; maintains database records; ensures timely acknowledgement of gifts; supports development activities with donor segmentation, prospecting targets, donor research, and tracking mechanisms; and creates fundraising and other database reports.
  • Maintain donor files and generate appropriate acknowledgement correspondence and receipting.

Other Duties/Functions:

  • Answering phones
  • Assist walk-in visitors
  • File documents
  • Other duties as assigned

Core Competencies Required Of All HBA Employees: An employee of HBA must demonstrate the following core competencies:

  • Christ-like Conduct. Imitate the life of Jesus Christ and take on his behavior, mindset, choices, and character, and apply it to everyday life. Exhibit love, humility, compassion, and servanthood, and allow God the opportunity to work in us and to manifest His Glory within us.
  • Passion for Our Calling. Respond to God’s passion in our hearts to complete the things He calls us to do. Acknowledge that passion encompasses more than the work, it taps into one’s whole life purpose. Reward of wages and prestige are peripheral to using the God-given gifts and talents to have an effect on the greater good and an impact beyond oneself. Yield passionately to God’s calling to live a life full of joy, satisfaction, and true fulfillment.
  • Teamwork. Promotes teamwork through building consensus to develop mutual trust, respect, and commonality of goals. Supports team decisions, collaborates with others to develop team solutions, builds consensus, and resolves conflict.
  • Customer Focus. Organizes and prioritizes resources to focus on and exceed customer expectations. Make it “easy to do business with” HBA. Demonstrate understanding, helpfulness, sensitivity, and a concern of the needs and feelings of external and internal customers.
  • Effective Communication. Listens carefully to feedback and others’ views and asks clarifying questions to confirm understanding. Clearly states views and opinions. Actively takes responsibility to ensure there is mutual understanding in all viewpoints and communication. Effectively adapts oral and written communication to the needs and interests of the target audience. Openly shares information in a timely manner with others who need that information.
  • Results Orientation. Can be counted on to achieve assigned or promised results in a timely manner by utilizing resources effectively. Clarifies expectations and measurements of performance. Seeks guidance or other resources needed. Takes personal ownership for results by holding self and others accountable for results. Shows strong desire and drive for success by identifying and overcoming obstacles. Demonstrates a sense of urgency and is persistent in using extra effort to achieve results. Focuses efforts on, and strives to attain, results that are important to the mission of HBA and specific department goals.
  • Practical Thinking and Decision-Making. Identifies, defines, and focuses on specific problems or issues. Determines information needs; collects, analyzes, interprets, and develops it for use in making decisions. Makes timely and appropriate decisions driven by the information, the needs of the organization, and the need for innovation and creativity to accomplish assigned tasks.
  • Continuous Improvement. Strives to continually improve one’s own job performance and to better the work environment, work quality, results, and how the work is done. Accepts both the need for and positive potential of change in the workplace. Willing to take managed risk to test approaches that may better satisfy a customer’s needs or to meet HBA’s needs and goals. Develops alternative and imaginative solutions and approaches to problems. Actively looks for opportunities to redesign and improve work methods and makes changes to improve operating efficiency and quality of output.
  • Supporting and Leading Change. Participates in all aspects of both the organizational and process oriented change cycles to accomplish the goals set for their particular level of responsibility. Identifies, plans for, and leads change needed to support HBA’s mission and values.

Working Conditions:

  • Equipment Use: Calculator, typewriter, computer, and multiple line telephone system.
  • Work Hours: 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., Monday -Friday.
  • Mental Demands: Ability to do mathematical calculations accurately. Strong understanding of filing systems.
  • Physical Demands: Ability to sit for prolonged periods while entering data in the computer, corrected vision.

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Spiritual: Must have accepted Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior of their life and; demonstrate a living relationship with Jesus Christ as described in “The Baptist Faith and Message”, the tenets of the Southern Baptist denomination.
  • Skills/Knowledge: Strong organizational skills. Good verbal and written communication skills. Knowledge of basic mathematics and fundamentals of financial record keeping. Ability to work well as a team member with different people in diverse situations.
  • Education/Training: Bachelor's degree required in Business Administration, Marketing, Communications, Public Relations or related field and/or 3 - 5 year of equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
  • Experience: Advanced skills with Microsoft applications which may include Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint or Access and other web-based applications. May produce complex documents, perform analysis and maintain databases.

Donor Compliance and Scholarship Officer JD: 04/12/18

After School Enrichment Program Leader

To apply, submit a Non-Teaching Application.

Job/Position Title: ASEP Program Leader
Office/Campus: After School Enrichment Program
Reports to: ASEP Coordinator STATUS: 10 Months (Non-Exempt)

Primary Purpose
To provide a conducive and safe environment of child care for HBA elementary students during post school hours and holiday and summer periods.

Essential Duties/Functions:

  • Plans, develops and implements various learning and play activities for assigned group of children.
  • Assist students with homework problems.
  • Supervise the activity of assigned children.
  • Discipline children as necessary, using appropriate methods.
  • Direct the efforts of the assigned junior leader or aide.
  • Prepare and/or pick up snacks for assigned group.
  • Attend staff meetings.
  • Assist in daily clean up.

Other Duties/Functions:

  • Other duties as assigned.

Working Conditions:

  • Equipment Use: Sport and playground equipment, two-way radio, and first-aid kit.
  • Work Hours: 2:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., Monday - Friday. Other hours as needed during intersession and summer breaks.
  • Mental Demands: Must be alert and aware of children’s safety, decision making analytical and critical thinking ability, attention to detail.
  • Physical Demands: Working in the sun, monitoring the activity of numerous children at play.

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Spiritual: Must have accepted Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior of their life and; demonstrate a living relationship with Jesus Christ as described in “The Baptist Faith and Message”, the tenets of the Southern Baptist denomination.
  • Skills/Knowledge: Enjoys working with children. Good verbal communication skills. Knowledge of appropriate multiple discipline methods. First aid and CPR certification.
  • Education/Training: Graduation from high school.
  • Experience: Nine months experience working with elementary age children in various settings

Substitute Teacher

To apply, submit a Teaching Application.

Requirement: bachelor's degree.

Facilities - Groundskeeper

To apply, submit a Non-teaching application.

Job/Position Title: Groundskeeper
Office/Campus: Facilities/All Campuses
Reports to: Facilities Director
Status: 12 Months (Non-Exempt)

Primary Purpose:

Assist the Facilities Director with the maintenance of the school’s property and grounds.

Essential Duties/Functions:

  • Maintains school ground lawns, hedges, trees, shrubbery, walks, medial strips, and other planted areas.
  • Plants, water, trims, fertilize, mow, and clean property routinely.
  • Operates light motorized or power equipment.
  • Ensures that school grounds and equipment are properly secured.
  • Moves and arranges furniture.

Other Duties/Functions:

  • Ability to do custodial work and other duties as assigned.

Core Competencies Required Of All HBA Employees

An employee of HBA must demonstrate the following core competencies:

  • Christ-like Conduct. Imitate the life of Jesus Christ and take on his behavior, mindset, choices, and character, and apply it to everyday life. Exhibit love, humility, compassion, and servanthood, and allow God the opportunity to work in us and to manifest His Glory within us.
  • Passion for Our Calling. Respond to God’s passion in our hearts to complete the things He calls us to do. Acknowledge that passion encompasses more than the work, it taps into one’s whole life purpose. Reward of wages and prestige are peripheral to using the God-given gifts and talents to have an effect on the greater good and an impact beyond oneself. Yield passionately to God’s calling to live a life full of joy, satisfaction, and true fulfillment.
  • Teamwork. Promotes teamwork through building consensus to develop mutual trust, respect, and commonality of goals. Supports team decisions, collaborates with others to develop team solutions, builds consensus, and resolves conflict.
  • Customer Focus. Organizes and prioritizes resources to focus on and exceed customer expectations. Make it “easy to do business with” HBA. Demonstrate understanding, helpfulness, sensitivity, and a concern of the needs and feelings of external and internal customers.
  • Effective Communication. Listens carefully to feedback and others’ views and asks clarifying questions to confirm understanding. Clearly states views and opinions. Actively takes responsibility to ensure there is mutual understanding in all viewpoints and communication.
  • Effectively adapts oral and written communication to the needs and interests of the target audience. Openly shares information in a timely manner with others who need that
  • Results Orientation. Can be counted on to achieve assigned or promised results in a timely manner by utilizing resources effectively. Clarifies expectations and measurements of performance. Seeks guidance or other resources needed. Takes personal ownership for results by holding self and others accountable for results. Shows strong desire and drive for success by identifying and overcoming obstacles. Demonstrates a sense of urgency and is persistent in using extra effort to achieve results. Focuses efforts on, and strives to attain, results that are important to the mission of HBA and specific department goals.
  • Practical Thinking and Decision-Making. Identifies, defines, and focuses on specific problems or issues. Determines information needs; collects, analyzes, interprets, and develops it for use in making decisions. Makes timely and appropriate decisions driven by the information, the needs of the organization, and the need for innovation and creativity to accomplish assigned tasks.
  • Continuous Improvement. Strives to continually improve one’s own job performance and to better the work environment, work quality, results, and how the work is done. Accepts both the need for and positive potential of change in the workplace. Willing to take managed risk to test approaches that may better satisfy a customer’s needs or to meet HBA’s needs and goals.
  • Develops alternative and imaginative solutions and approaches to problems. Actively looks for opportunities to redesign and improve work methods and makes changes to improve operating efficiency and quality of output.
  • Supporting and Leading Change. Participates in all aspects of both the organizational and process oriented change cycles to accomplish the goals set for their particular level of responsibility. Identifies, plans for, and leads change needed to support HBA’s mission and values.

Working Conditions:

  • Equipment Use: Vacuum cleaner, shampoo machine, broom, dustpan. Power, hand and stationary equipment and Tools in the school’s inventory. School vehicles (i.e. trucks, cars, and golf cart)
  • Work Hours: Various shifts from 7:00am – 9:00pm, Monday - Friday.
  • Mental Demands: Analytical and critical thinking ability, able to read tape measurements, electrical meters and other measuring devices, attention to detail, concentration.
  • Physical Demands: Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds unassisted. Safely move items heavier than 50 pounds using proper equipment. Must be willing to work from a ladder or scaffold.
  • Work in attics and/or other close quarters.

Qualification Requirements:

  • Spiritual: Must have accepted Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior of their life and; demonstrate a living relationship with Jesus Christ as described in “The Baptist Faith and Message”, the tenets of the Southern Baptist denomination.
  • Skills/Knowledge: Must be able to read, write and verbally communicate in English. Must be able to understand and obey all posted safety regulations, shop rules, and warnings. Must possess a current, valid state of Hawaii driver’s license.
  • Education/Training: Must be able to read, write, and verbally communicate in English. Must be able to understand and obey all posted safety regulations, shop rules, and warnings. Must possess a current, valid state of Hawaii driver’s license. Commercial driver’s license qualified.
  • Experience: Previous work experience in a variety of construction and/or maintenance environments preferred.

NOTE: The above job description reflects the general requirements necessary to describe the principle functions or responsibilities of the job identified and shall not be interpreted as a detailed description of all work requirements that may be inherent in the job, either at present or in the future.

CONTACT US

Phone: (808) 595-6119

MEET OUR STAFF

Stephen Arita
Human Resources Director 
Location: Administration Building 
Email: sarita@hba.net

Norma Pacarro
Human Resources Specialist 
Location: Administration Building 
Email: npacarro@hba.net