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First Unitarian Universalist Church of Nashville

Childcare Worker

First Unitarian Universalist Church of Nashville

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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.

Qualifications

  • 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

Benefits

None.

How to Apply

To apply email a cover letter and resume to office@firstuunash.org

First Unitarian Universalist Church of Nashville

1808 Woodmont Blvd. Nashville, TN 37215
Email: office@firstuunash.org
Website: www.firstUUnash.org

No phone calls please.

Details

  • 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.