Ignatius Press and Augustine Institute are partnering on an elementary school and parish curriculum. They are looking for freelance curriculum writers for grade 1 and grade 2 level religious education materials. The writer will provide the lesson content for the teacher manual and student text for the Grade 1 or 2 curriculum. Lesson components include teacher preparation and reflection, student lesson content, and parent communications. The estimated word count for each chapter is 5000. The writer will create the content according to a scope and sequence provided.


Writers should be current or recent elementary school teachers with at least two years of experience teaching religion classes. Experience in a grade 1 or grade 2 classroom and a degree in theology and/or education preferred.


Please send your resume, writing samples, and letter of recommendation from a principal or pastor to Constance Graves at