Hampton Free Methodist Church

Job Posting

HFMC Preschool Assistant

We are looking for a Preschool Assistant for our 4 year old classes. 

Please submit resume to the church office at: office@hamptonfreemethodist.com before May 20th. 

Job Desciption:

Hampton Free Methodist Preschool Teacher Assistant – 4 year old class

The Preschool Teacher Assistant is a part time position (3 hours per class, Monday, Wednesday and Friday mornings and afternoon) and reports directly to the Preschool Teacher.

 The Preschool Teacher Assistant for the Hampton Free Methodist Church Preschool assists the Preschool Teacher in providing a safe and developmentally appropriate preschool program for the 4 year old children.

 The Preschool Teacher Assistant shall represent the Hampton Free Methodist Church Preschool by maintaining a positive and professional attitude.

 The responsibilities of the Preschool Teacher Assistant will fall into the following categories:

RESPONSIBILITIES

    • To assist the Preschool Teacher in the preparation of the scheduled activities.
    • To assist the Preschool Teacher in supervising the children.
    • To interact and engage with the children participating in Preschool activities.
    • To help the Preschool Teacher with the clean-up & organizing at the end of the day.
    • Weekly duties – including: tidying of classroom after class (sweeping, garbage/recycling, washroom).
    • Cleaning/sanitizing of toys as needed.
    • Hours of work for Monday, Wednesday & Friday: morning classes are 9:00 – 12:00 pm and afternoon classes are 12:30 – 3:30 pm (Class time is 9:15 – 11:30 am and 12:45 – 3:00 pm). Tuesday & Thursday class is 9:15 – 11:30 and work hours are 9 am to 12:30 pm. Class time may vary. 
    • Other duties as assigned by the Preschool Teacher.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

 Professional:

  • Have experience in working with children. Must be able to interact with the children in a patient, interested, understanding and caring manner.
  • Must be able to work and collaborate with the Preschool Teacher.
  • Be a positive Christian role model to students and their parents.
  • Recognize that the Preschool is a ministry of Hampton Free Methodist Church.
  • Completed up-to-date Criminal Occurrence Security Check and Vulnerable Sector Search.
  • Must have current CPR and First Aid.

 Spiritual:

  • Currently attending a Christian church.
  • Supportive of the principles and practices of Hampton Free Methodist's faith tradition.
  • A mature godly spirit.
  • A person of faith and prayer.
  • Knowledge and understanding of Scripture.
  • A person of integrity.

*Reviews will be conducted 8 weeks after initial employment and at the end of each school year unless deemed necessary prior to end of school year. Reviews will be completed by the Preschool Teacher.