Christian Education Teacher

St. Mark's Episcopal School
Palm Beach Gardens, FL United States

St. Mark’s Episcopal School is conducting a search for a dynamic educator to serve as a Christian Education Teacher for the 2024-2025 school year. The Christian Education Teacher is responsible for instructing students in various aspects of the Christian faith, and creating a nurturing and supportive learning environment where students can grow in their understanding of Christian principles and values. We are looking for applicants that keep students
at the center and have proven success implementing best practices to help all students reach their potential. Ideal candidates thrive in mentoring children, partnering with parents, and will uphold the mission of the school with pride. St. Mark’s, established in 1979, is a coeducational parish day school, serving students from age two through Grade 8 in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. The foundation of St. Mark’s program is to provide students with balanced
exposure to academics, arts, athletics, and spiritual life.

Qualified candidates should have the following competencies:
● an understanding of Christian principles and values
● an ability to establish and maintain strong home-to-school partnerships
● professional and polished interpersonal skills to build strong relationships
● excellent communication skills, oral and written.
● proficiency in educational technology

Responsibilities include:
● teaching Christian education classes to students in kindergarten through fifth grade
● developing and implementing lesson plans that align with Christian education principles
● fostering a supportive and inclusive classroom environment that promotes spiritual growth and character development
● leading PK weekly chapel
● preparing lower school students for weekly chapel and Eucharist services
● collaborating with church leaders and lower school teachers
● communicating regularly and honestly with parents

Professional Qualifications:
● Minimum bachelor’s degree
● Strong commitment to the Christian faith and values
● Experience in teaching or working with youth in a Christian educational setting
● Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
● Knowledge of educational technology and its integration into Christian education

Interested candidates should email a cover letter and resume to Dr. Alexandra Fernandez, Head of Lower School, at afernandez@stmarkspbg.org. For more information on St. Mark’s Episcopal School, please visit our website at
stmarkspbg.org.

Contact Information

Interested candidates should email a cover letter and resume to Dr. Alexandra Fernandez, Head of Lower School, at
afernandez@stmarkspbg.org

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