Sunday School Teacher Job Description

A Sunday School teacher is a teacher who works with students who are enrolled in an organized religious education program, such as a religious school.

Sunday School teachers are responsible for designing and implementing lesson plans, monitoring student progress, and informing parents of students’ progress and achievements.

They may also be responsible for developing and administering tests to students.

Sunday School teachers typically work between 9 AM and 4 PM, Monday through Friday, although teachers in private schools often have more flexible schedules.

Sunday School teachers work in schools, religious institutions, and community centers.

They might also teach at home, children’s camps, or childcare centers.

Updated on:     
October 7, 2022

Job Brief:

We're looking for a Sunday School teacher who is patient, caring, and has a love for teaching children about God.

Sunday School Teacher Duties:

  • Prepare lessons for a variety of age groups
  • Instruct on Bible stories, church doctrine, and character building
  • Promote school spirit
  • Include activities that encourage learning while also entertaining
  • Maintain a clean and orderly classroom
  • Communicate with parents
  • Create a curriculum that integrates the Bible with other subjects

Sunday School Teacher Responsibilities:

  • Attend and lead weekly Bible studies, as well as oversee weekly Sunday school programs, including lesson planning, curriculum selection, and scheduling
  • Organize and lead special events, such as parties, picnics, and church events
  • Attend weekly staff meetings

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Requirements And Skills:

  • High school diploma/GED; college education a plus
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Passion for teaching and working with children
  • Extensive experience with children
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Proven ability to organize and manage volunteers
  • Active involvement in local church ministry

[Company Name] is an equal opportunity employer. We believe in building a diverse and inclusive team and encourage applications from people of all walks of life. We're committed to providing an equal opportunity workplace for all, regardless of race, religion, national origin, gender, or age.