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Elementary Teacher (Volunteer) Job Description

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Description:

Job Title:

Elementary Teacher

Department:

Elementary Department

Supervisor:

Elementary Coordinator (If there is no EC then this position would report to the Children’s Pastor/Director)

Church Membership:

Required

Spiritual Level:

Moderate- Mature

Spiritual Gifts:

Compassion, encouragement

Talents/Abilities:

Dependable, friendly, enthusiastic, creative, organized, ability to work with other volunteers, relates well with children

Time Commitment:

Two hours on Sunday

Duration of Commitment:

Minimum of one year.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Explain security and sign in procedures with new parents.
  • Make sure children and parents have the appropriate identification.
  • Keep record of attendance each week and give the attendance sheet to the Elementary Coordinator.
  • Have all supplies in the classroom prior to class.
  • Prepare and guide Bible learning activities from the provided Bible curriculum.
  • Prepare curriculum, activities, crafts, and class materials prior to class.
  • Teach the Bible lessons in a creative way so that children will learn and grow in their faith.
  • Prepare and serve provided snacks.
  • Stay in the classroom at all times when children are under your supervision. Never leave children unattended in the classroom.
  • Take children to the bathroom according to the Children’s Ministry policies and procedures.
  • Report damaged equipment or safety hazards to the Elementary Coordinator.
  • Report needed classroom supplies to the Elementary Coordinator (pencils, markers, glue, etc.).
  • Turn in supply request to Elementary Coordinator on Wednesday before the following Sunday morning.
  • Wear identification name tag or special Children’s Ministry shirt when serving in the Children’s Ministry Department.
  • Send postcards to visiting children.
  • Leave room clean, neat, and in good condition after serving.

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