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First Unitarian Universalist Church of Nashville

Childcare Worker

First Unitarian Universalist Church of Nashville


Job Summary

The purpose of the FUUN Nursery Is to provide excellent childcare during Church services and functions. Children ages 06 months-10 years old are cared for in a safe, clean, enjoyable, and supportive environment.

Job Responsibilities

Caregivers are responsible for:

  • Leading age-appropriate interactive activities.
  • Feeding, changing diapers, escorting children to the bathroom, and maintaining a safe environment with good hygiene practices. (Use universal methods for changing diapers and washing hands).
  • Holding, sitting with, and cheerfully interacting with children through games, stories, and play.
  • Cleaning and disinfecting interactive areas at the end of each shift.
  •  Engaging with children, parents, and volunteers in a polite, friendly, and respectful manner.
  • Arriving on time and staying in the Nursery until children are secured with specified responsible adult provided in sign in/out paperwork.
  • In the event of an emergency, notify the parent via the communication system.
  • Report to the Childcare Coordinator any issues which may hinder the duties or responsibilities from being accomplished.
  • Communicating, in advance by phone, to the Childcare Coordinator any planned absences with a two week notice or unplanned absences at least two hours prior to shift.


  • Experience working and caring for young children in a childcare environment is required with knowledge of childhood development for infants and toddlers through elementary age.
  • Degree in child developmentt or pursuit of a child development/education degree is a plus.
  • Respect for the FUUN mission, purposes, and principles.
  • Communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Accessible; quickly and easily reached by phone, text, or email.
  • Able to lift 30 pounds.
  • Trained in CPR and First Aid.
  • ** Please note that this position requires verification of full COVID vaccination status.**

Additional Information



How to Apply

To apply email a cover letter and resume to

First Unitarian Universalist Church of Nashville

1808 Woodmont Blvd. Nashville, TN 37215

No phone calls please.


  • Date Posted: July 14, 2022
  • Type: Part-Time
  • Job Function: Educator
  • Service Area: Children / Youth
  • Start Date: 08/26/2022
  • Salary Range: $15/Hr.
  • Working Hours: 8-10 hrs/wk.