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middle and high school history and bible teacher resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica
Claire
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Professional Summary

Experienced teacher, with over 27 years teaching middle school, high school, and college students. Special talent in presenting World History, American History, Civics, and Economics, engaging all students in historical curriculum and connecting subject matter to student lives and cultures. Global experience, having visited all 50 US States and 32 countries on 5 different continents. Eager to contribute to team success through hard work, attention to detail, and excellent organizational skills. Motivated to learn, grow, and excel in a new teaching environment.

Skills
  • American and world history expert
  • Geography proficiency
  • Lesson development/implementation
  • Classroom management
  • Leadership
  • Self-motivated professional
  • Responsible
  • Critical thinking
Education
Manchester Metropolitan University Manchester, England, Expected in 07/2020 Master of Arts : History - GPA :

With Merit

Clearwater Christian College Clearwater, FL Expected in 05/1993 Bachelor of Arts : History - GPA :

Minor in Bible, Music, and Business

Work History
Portland State University - Instructor
Portland, OR, 09/2005 - 02/2020
  • Taught church history, biblical history, and Christian doctrine courses.
  • Provided clear, informative lectures for each course.
  • Educated students through a variety of instructional techniques, group and individual projects, and field trips, including yearly guided tours of Christian historical sites in Rome, Italy.
  • Created guides and course materials to reiterate lecture information and help students.
  • Monitored student progress through quiz and test administration and adapted learning plans to optimize progress.
  • Created and implemented written and oral assessments.
Ebenezer Baptist Church - Lead Pastor and Teacher
City, STATE, 11/2011 - 09/2020
  • Led programs such as worship, study, and service opportunities.
  • Provided spiritual care, discipleship, and counseling for members.
  • Organized and directed holiday clubs for ages 5-12.
  • Organized and directed multi-church camps for ages 8-18.
  • Communicated with parents, students and key workers instructional information for camps and special events.
  • Officiated special services such as weddings, funerals, baptisms.
  • Established, organized, and lectured at Ebenezer Bible School.
  • Coordinated and spearheaded programs to increase church members' service throughout community.
Kingsmead Baptist Church - Lead Pastor and Teacher
City, STATE, 08/2004 - 09/2011
  • Acquired property and established new church.
  • Led programs such as worship, study, and service opportunities.
  • Provided spiritual care through discipleship, counseling, and prayer.
  • Organized and directed holiday clubs for ages 5-12.
  • Officiated special services such as weddings, funerals, baptisms.
Gold Coast Christian School - Middle and High School History and Bible Teacher
City, STATE, 08/1993 - 06/2001
  • Employed appropriate teaching methods to cater to individual educational needs of each student.
  • Maintained regular verbal and written communication with school counselors and parents to update student progress, class schedules, and important test dates.
  • Attended professional development seminars and workshops.
  • Participated in parent-teacher conferences.
  • Communicated clear learning objectives to students on each unique chapter.
  • Administered and graded tests and assignments to evaluate students' progress.
  • Assessed student comprehension through regular quizzes, tests, and assignments.
  • Provided advise and guidance to students needing morale-boosting and academic advising.
  • Employed variety of instructional aids, methods and materials to provide for creative teaching.
  • Adapted Bible verses and lessons into stories and activities to help students comprehend scriptures.
  • Merged Bible verses with current events to develop curriculum and address relevant topics students regularly encounter.
  • Proctored classroom exams and finals in secure environment to prevent plagiarism and cheating.
  • Served in the role of Dean of Boys while maintaining by teaching schedule, 1999-2001
Temple Heights Christian School - High School Biology and Anatomy Teacher
City, STATE, 08/1997 - 06/1999
  • Prepared individualized lesson plans and educational materials to structure biology and anatomy curriculum to needs of each student.
  • Organized laboratory activities for optimum learning, including preparing lectures, discussions, and student experiments.
  • Used tests, quizzes, and other assignments to gauge students' learning and determine understanding of course materials.
  • Assessed submitted class assignments, determined grades, and reviewed work with struggling students to boost success chance.
  • Performed duties in accordance with all applicable standards, policies, and regulatory guidelines to promote safe working environment.
  • Devoted special emphasis to punctuality and worked to maintain outstanding attendance record, consistently arriving to work ready to start immediately.
  • Established positive and encouraging relationship with students and helped to foster appreciation for biology and science.
  • Scheduled appointments with parents to discuss student progress and classroom behavior.
Additional Information

1999 Received Clearwater Christian College Mentorship Award

2001 Received Deavers Foundation Teacher of the Year Award (Broward County)

2011-2016 Child Protection Officer for Ebenezer Baptist Church

2019 First Aid Certificate

2001-2021 Extensive Travel to all 50 states and 5 different continents, including private small groups tour guide of Rome, Italy, yearly from 2005-2019.

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Manchester Metropolitan University
  • Clearwater Christian College

Job Titles Held:

  • Instructor
  • Lead Pastor and Teacher
  • Lead Pastor and Teacher
  • Middle and High School History and Bible Teacher
  • High School Biology and Anatomy Teacher

Degrees

  • Master of Arts
  • Bachelor of Arts

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