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St. Luke's Community House

Substitute Teacher

St. Luke's Community House


Job Summary


St. Luke’s Community House Preschool in West Nashville is seeking an enthusiastic Substitute Teacher to join our dedicated staff. This is a unique opportunity to make a significant impact in the community and assist us in our efforts to change and improve the lives of our local families. This role reports to the Child Development Director and is responsible for providing a safe, healthy, learning environment to children ages 6 weeks to 5 years.


Job Responsibilities


  • Fill in for any classroom when a lead teacher or assistant teacher is on sick or vacation leave.
  • Covers teacher’s breaks and provides classroom support as needed.
  • Assist teachers with getting materials prepared for the followings day’s lesson plans.
  • Assist in maintaining cleanliness in the classrooms.
  • Assist teachers with any disciplinary situations with the children.
  • Supports teachers in maintaining Three Star Standards in the classrooms.
  • Develop a working relationship with all children, parents and staff.





  • High school diploma.
  • CDA or CDA in progress preferred.
  • Experience in a licensed, quality child care, accredited preferred.
  • Must be able to lift at least 40 lbs to meet DHS physical requirements.
  • Completion of all DHS requirements for employment in a child care center prior to employment. This includes, but is not limited to, a criminal background check, drug screening, DHS physical.

We offer a very supportive environment that encourages professional growth. This position is part-time, and hours are assigned on an as needed basis, typically ranging from 8 to 40 hours per week. Our starting pay rates are very competitive, and meals are provided to substitute teachers during work hours at no charge!

Additional Information


Free lunch provided

How to Apply

Please send your resume and pay expectations to jobs@stlch.org

No phone calls please

St. Luke’s Community House is an equal opportunity employer.
Related keywords: daycare, preschool teacher, child care, teacher

Job Types: Part-time, Temporary

Pay: From $13.00 per hour






  • Date Posted: April 7, 2021
  • Type: Contract / Temp
  • Job Function: Educator
  • Service Area: Education