Sunday School Teacher Job Opportunity

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Families today come in all forms. Parents, grandparents and caregivers look a church family to walk along side them as they grow to love Jesus, love neighbor and love self. First Olympia is seeking two energetic, loving, faith-filled people to journey with our families as Sunday school teachers.

Our children are kind, helpful and eager to recognize the presence of God in their lives. Sunday school at First Olympia is hands-on, engages multiple learning styles, and is built on a foundation of kindness and generosity of spirit. In our classrooms children dig into the Bible, pray together and learn together through arts, crafts, science, games, worship, and more. As one of our Sunday school teachers you would lead One Room Sunday school during our 8:45am and 11:15am services and lead an age specific group (Pre-K/K or 1st-4th) during our Discipleship Hour.

To join our Sunday School team please send a cover letter and resume to

Position Details

Starting September 2017. Applicant must be available all Sundays from September 2017-June 2017 (excluding illness or emergency).

Hours: Sundays, 8:30am-12:30pm.  1 monthly 90 minute meeting with DRE, 1 quarterly 90 minute meeting on Sunday with Sunday school team.

Compensation: $15/hour.

A person in this position will be teaching 3 classes per Sunday as well as setting up the classroom spaces as needed.

Class 1 & 3: 40 minute One Room Sunday School (ages 5-12) during the worship services (8:45am & 11:15am). Curriculum will be repeated at both sessions.

Class 2: 1 hour Sunday school class during the Discipleship Hour (10am-11am) teaching EITHER pre-K/K or 1st-4th grade. A different curriculum is used during this class block than in classes 1 & 3.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Familiarity with scripture, models of prayer, and community building activities.
  • Love for children and teaching
  • Ability to work well with others (staff and volunteers)
  • Knowledge of multiple learning styles/intelligences
  • Ability to follow & adapt lesson plans