Employment

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Current Job Postings

 

Teacher for 4 Year Olds: Monday-Friday (8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.)

Alpharetta Methodist’s Preschool and Kindergarten is seeking a part-time teacher for 4 year olds.

General description:

  • The position is a lead teaching position. Each classroom has two teachers — a lead teacher and an assistant.
  • Responsible for the care of children in a loving, Christ-centered, learning environment. Each teacher is challenged to show Christ’s love to the young child through words and actions.
  • Respect confidentiality of the Preschool staff and the Preschool children and their families.
  • Maintain a smooth running, organized classroom.
  • Communicate effectively with parents each day.
  • Each teacher is required to keep a 1st aid, CPR and AED certificate active.

Examples of duties/responsibilities:

This position requires excellent communication skills, organization skills and a love for children. The qualified candidate should possess a solid commitment to Jesus Christ.

  • Planning and maintaining age appropriate lesson plans for the young child, including but not limited to, colors, shapes, numbers, the alphabet, seasonal and Christian crafts following a curriculum.
  • Run the class in an orderly manner according to the daily schedule.
  • Attend monthly staff meetings or additional meetings/trainings as deemed necessary.
  • Abide by all policies and procedures outlined in the Preschool Staff Handbook.

Character and nature of position:

The Preschool teacher provides effective leadership in the classroom through her complete support of the Mission of Alpharetta First United Methodist Preschool and Kindergarten, “Excellence in education with a Christ-centered foundation, fostering a lifetime love for learning and creating leaders in Christ,” which is thoroughly integrated into the ongoing activities of the classroom and clearly evident to all students, teachers, parents and the community at large.

Applications should be submitted by December 8 to Tricia Gorder, Preschool Director, via email or by mail to Alpharetta First United Methodist Church, Attn. Tricia Gorder, 69 North Main Street, Alpharetta, GA 30009.