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St. Luke's Community House

Teacher for early childhood education – Schedule 8:30 to 5:30 M-F

St. Luke's Community House


Job Summary

St. Luke’s Community House Preschool in West Nashville is a licensed child development center seeking an enthusiastic, energetic and motivated Child Development 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.

Job Responsibilities

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.


Minimum Requirements

  • Education and Experience
    • Associate’s Degree or Bachelor’s degree
    • Experience in a licensed, quality childcare, accredited preferred.
  • Skill Competencies
    • Good organizational and communication skills
    • Commitment to customer service

Physical Requirements

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee will be required to communicate with peers/general public.
  • Job performance will require the ability to move throughout the building as well as sit or remain stationary for extended periods of time.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be required to talk or hear, sit, stand, walk, reach, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl, taste or smell.
  • Ability to move 40 pounds.

Other Requirements

  • The candidate must be able to pass a drug test, have a clear background check and meet the Department of Human Services Requirements for the State of Tennessee.

Additional Information


Pay Based on Education and Experience

  • Associates Degree – $16.50 per hour starting pay
  • Bachelor’s Degree – $18.50 per hour starting pay

We offer Competitive benefits

  • Sign on Bonus of $150 after 90 days.
  • paid time off
  • medical
  • dental
  • vision
  • employer paid life and disability insurance
  • 401(k) retirement plan
  • Employees are also eligible for discounted onsite childcare
  • Meals during work hours are provided at no charge.
  • Paid Training
  • Financial support for CDA or ECE Education
  • Potential for annual merit pay raise

How to Apply

Send a message to setup a tour and view our center. We look forward to speaking with you about this opportunity.


St. Luke’s Community House is an equal opportunity employer.


  • Date Posted: January 12, 2023
  • Type: Full-Time
  • Job Function: Educator
  • Service Area: Children / Youth
  • Salary Range: 16.50 to 18.50 per hour
  • Working Hours: 8:30 to 5:30 M-F