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Religion Teacher Resume

They have the responsibility to present various faiths to students, evaluate the students' performances and grade them accordingly, start classroom conversations, prepare homework and exercises that help increase students' knowledge about religion. They also have the duty to encourage students to start a personal relationship with God and they also attend seminars and other faculty meetings when their presence is required.


When you are writing a resume for the position of a religion teacher, you should first learn the requirements for the job and then add all the qualities and aptitudes you possess in your resume. Religion teachers must have knowledge of theology, including basic principles, ethics, values, customs, and how they impact on human culture.

They must have knowledge of English language, concerning the content and structure with spelling words and meanings, grammar and rules of composition. They must also have knowledge of education and training including methods and principles for curriculum planning, and instructions for teaching individuals or groups. Religion teachers also must have knowledge of history, computers and electronics, and basic sociology. As for the skills required for a religion teacher, you should add in your resume skills such as, instructing, reading comprehension, critical thinking, speaking and writing, learning strategies and active learning, time management and social perceptiveness. Religion teacher also must possess abilities such as, oral and written expression, speech clarity, written and oral comprehension, inductive and deductive reasoning, problem sensitivity, near vision, and speech recognition. You should revise all these requirements and add the qualities you possess in order to convince the employer that you are the perfect candidate for the job in your resume.

Religion Teacher Resume Sample

Personal Details

Name: Michael Kent
Address: 134 Main Street, New York, SUA
Phone: (555) 555 3435


Seek the position of a Religion Teacher

Summary of Qualifications

  • Over seven years of experience
  • Knowledge of religious studies
  • Efficient teacher
  • Active Listener
  • Learning Strategies
  • Critical Thinking
  • Instruction
  • Ready for immediate hire
Professional Experience

Religion Teacher, 2003-Present
New York University, New York, USA

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Created and thought classes on world religions and ethics
  • Initiate classroom discussions
  • Selected materials and supplies for the classroom
  • Administered and grade examinations and homework
  • Managed student attendance and grades in records
  • Maintained scheduled office hours to advise students
  • Advised students on vocational curricula
  • Initiated research in a specific field of knowledge and published findings in electronic media and books
  • Assisted administrative committees
  • Participated in community and campus activities and events
  • Instructing
  • Critical Thinking
  • Reading and oral comprehension
  • Speaking and writing
  • Active listening and learning
  • Learning strategies
  • Time management
  • Social perceptiveness

Master's Degree in Religious Studies
New York University, 1998, New York, USA

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