Sydney Catholic Schools offer appropriate and supportive pathways for the preparation and ongoing professional learning of its teachers, especially in Religious Education, and for the professional and spiritual formation of those who will lead our schools into the future.

Religious Education Accreditation

It is a requirement that all teachers of Religious Education be qualified teachers, with the necessary background, knowledge, and professional commitment to the purposes of Religious Education and the ethos of the Catholic School. It is expected that teachers of Religious Education are Catholic, and are committed to their faith.

Those seeking accreditation to teach Religious Education can apply through the:

If you have questions about the ‘Work, Teach and Lead in a Catholic School’ policy, please see more information on our ‘Frequently Asked Questions‘.