LifeWise Academy
PO Box 702
Van Wert, OH 45891
How to apply: Go to and select the "Join our Team" link

LifeWise Teacher for Mondays


Job Description 

✦ Teach LifeWise Classes

✧ Implement the LifeWise curriculum in the classroom

✧ Invest in building relationships with students and praying for them regularly ✧ Create and maintain a safe, organized and stimulating classroom environment through various teaching techniques and discipline that is redemptive in nature

✦ Maintain Records

✧ Take attendance in each class and provide attendance records to LifeWise Program Director and/or school officials as needed

✧ Maintain accurate class rosters including health concerns and special needs of students as noted on parent permission slips

✧ Prepare adequate information and materials for a substitute teacher

✦ Maintain the Classroom

✧ Maintain a clean, attractive and well-ordered classroom

✧ Know procedures for dealing with emergency situations

✧ Purchase classroom supplies as needed using funds provided by Program Director ✦ Communicate

✧ Act as a LifeWise Academy ambassador within the community

✧ Attend annual school open house and other outreach events as available

✧ Maintain ongoing dialogue with school personnel to stay apprised of class schedule changes and ensure student well-being

✧ Build relationships with volunteers and keep them apprised of schedule changes ✧ Submit regular updates, stories and photos to Program Director

✦ Other Duties

✧ Complete the LifeWise Teacher Certification

✧ Participate in the annual LifeWise Summit

✧ Attend virtual monthly LifeWise Teachers’ Lounge meetings

✧ Help with fundraising events as needed


Qualifications and Experience 

✦ A minimum of two years of classroom teaching experience in either a school or church setting ✦ A mature personal Christian faith consistent with the LifeWise Academy Statement of Faith ✦ Active membership in a church that aligns with the LifeWise Academy Statement of Faith


This is a Monday teaching position. Salary will be based on previous teaching experience. We also offer Retirement Benefits.

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