Position title
Part-time Morning Assistant Preschool Teacher

The assistant preschool teacher coordinates with the Lead Teacher to implement a Christ-centered curriculum for the students. The preschool teacher helps in the classroom, maintains effective communication with preschool families, and supports the opportunities that benefit the ministry of the preschool and mission of the church.

Spiritual Guidance
• Display Christ‐centeredness in daily work with students, parents, staff, and all who participate in the school’s community.
• Exhibit God’s love in approach to teaching and engaging with or working with staff, students, and families.

Instructional Duties
• Assist teacher with the preparation of projects, lessons, developmentally appropriate activities, and facilitating indoor and outdoor play.
• Work with individual and small groups of young children.
• Supervises/monitors the students at all times.
• Assist the teacher with keeping accurate records, including attendance.
• Assist the teacher with maintaining family partnerships and encouraging family participation within the classroom.
• Assume the role of leadership in the absence of the teacher, if needed.

Administrative Duties
• Maintain a clean, safe, and stimulating developmentally appropriate environment.
• Ensure that there is a caring and safe learning environment for the students.
• Ensure that school grounds, classrooms, and office areas are clean, attractive, and inviting.
• Monitor the safety of students and facilities.


State Requirements:
• Successful completion of:
• Iowa Records Check (Criminal, child abuse and sex offender registry)
• National FBI fingerprint check
• Mandatory Reporter training
• Universal Precautions training
• First Aid training
• CPR for adult and child training
• Essentials Preservice Series training
• Up to six (6) hrs of State of Iowa required and Board of Education approved training will be paid per year.
o Most training will be completed online and at your scheduling convenience. Some state requirements will need to be scheduled together with the Preschool Director, such as CPR training.
• Full reimbursement for the required initial physical and subsequent physicals at three (3) year intervals will be paid.


Qualified applicants, send resume and cover letter to christthekingaltoona@gmail.com or online at: https://www.indeed.com/job/assistant-preschool-teacher-cbd33180c5767933

Employment Type
Working Hours
Christ the King Lutheran Church, Altoona, is looking for a part-time morning Assistant Preschool Teacher for their Children of Christ Preschool. Preschool session is M/Tu/W/Th from 8:45 AM to 11:30 AM with report time of 8:15AM for before school prep. $15/hr, up to 20hr/wk. Email christthekingaltoona@gmail.com. https://christthekingaltoona.com/who-we-are/staff-profiles/
Base Salary
$15 Per hour
Job Location
Date posted
January 19, 2024
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