Daycare/Preschool Substitute Teacher

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Job Description


A Substitute could fill in for any Daycare and Preschool staff member.  A Substitute at Parkview Daycare and Preschool must be an energetic, creative, patient and loving individual with a heart for young children.  The Substitute will help in all areas of the classroom and school setting:  helping students learn age-appropriate skills, subject matters, necessary skills for kindergarten and beyond, and beliefs that will positively contribute to their development as a Christian.  The Substitute must have a saving faith in Jesus Christ, and carry out the mission and values of Parkview Christian Church.  They must be available to work as needed, periodically, for any number of hours between 7:30 am and 6:00 pm.                



  • Teach by word and example the love of Jesus and basic Bible truths and stories
  • Be respectful of children, parents and coworkers at all times
  • Assist the Teacher as needed to teach young children in accordance with Parkview Daycare and Preschool’s curriculum
  • Assist the Teacher with and engage in age-appropriate activities to meet the spiritual, emotional, academic, physical, and social needs of children
  • Assist the students as they learn foundational concepts, such as shapes, colors, numbers, letters and sounds
  • Work with the Teacher to provide a positive, comfortable and healthy learning environment that builds self-esteem and encourages creative thinking and learning
  • Communicate in a manner that children understand
  • Follow established routines, provide positive guidance and comfort children using kind and encouraging words and actions
  • Ensure children are supervised and safe at all times
  • Adhere to all policies and procedures including our Guidance and Discipline Policy for children



  • A participating member of Parkview Christian Church
  • Completion of High School or equivalent GED
  • Prior experience in a Daycare or Preschool is a plus
  • Submit to and pass a criminal background check
  • Provide proof of a medical examination and a current TB test with negative result
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills