We are currently seeking well qualified, passionate early childhood teachers to join our team in the new school year. Experience in a three star center preferred along with holding at the minimum a TECTA certificate or CDA. Excellent benefits and competitive pay. This is a 40 hour per week position. Signing bonus of $300 to be paid after 90 days of employment.
Education: Associate (Preferred)
Experience: Early Childhood Education: 1 year (Preferred)
Working Conditions, Physical Demands and Requirements:
Must be able to meet DHS requirements with a medical statement indicating that your general physical and mental condition permits you to direct and actively participate in activities with children, parents and staff.
Must comply with a tuberculosis test.
Must have the physical capacity to quickly and safely evacuate a classroom should the need arise. Must be able to think and move quickly, to remain physically active throughout the day in order to address the needs of children.
Must be able to coordinate work, constantly move about, able to stand, walk, sit, use hands to finger, handle or feel, reach with hands and arms (occasionally overhead), stoop, kneel, talk to and hear staff and parent requests, and also occasionally lift or carry or otherwise move and position objects weighing up to 40 pounds.
Additional Salary Information: Sign-on bonus.
•403 (b) or ROTH
•403 (b) or ROTH matching
•Employee assistance program
•Health savings account
•Paid time off
About West End United Methodist Church
The beautiful campus of West End United Methodist Church is located across the street from Vanderbilt University.
West End Preschool, a ministry of West End United Methodist Church, is dedicated to providing high-quality early childhood education. This is evidenced by our 3-Star rated license by the state, the highest rating possible, and our accreditation by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC). Currently, only 2% of the early childhood programs in Davidson County have attained NAEYC accreditation.
Serving children from two months through five years of age, the Preschool’s mission is to develop within each child a vibrant mind, a healthy body and a caring heart while building a collaborative, supportive community among our families.