Desert Palms’ beloved nursery attendant, Kristin Wetzel, will be stepping down in June from her position. Kristin has cared for and loved the littlest among us for almost 20 years. Her dedication has been amazing! At this time, we are in the process of finishing a new nursery attendant. A position description has been put together and can be found below. If you know anyone who may fit this position, please contact Audrey Penner Arihood (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Michael-Ann (Michael-Ann@desertpalmucc.org.) Thank you!
POSITION DESCRIPTION: CHILD CARE/ NURSERY ATTENDANT
To care for and support the youngest members (infant – 2 ½ years) of our congregation.
To assure the safety, health and security of children aged birth through five years.
To communicate engage, and bond with parents/grandparents to provide optional care for children and to reinforce confidence and security in trusting their children to the nursery.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES
To assure that the nursery environment is healthy and safe by cleaning and checking diaper table, toys, and surface areas.
To engage with children in age appropriate activities.
To collaborate with the Sunday School Class for three to six-year olds to facilitate transition.
To help to supervise playground or common areas during after church meetings or activities.
To work collaboratively with DPUCC Associate Pastor, Youth Pastor, Sunday School staff and families in our church.
QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS
Previous experience with early childhood education/supervision/care preferred
To agree to a background check and fingerprint clearance with the state of Arizona.
To provide positive references related to previous experiences in working with young children.
Accepting application through May 22nd
Position starts June 10th
Hour are Sundays 8:30 a.m. through 10:30/11:00 a.m. with occasional after worship coverage until 11:45
*$14.00 per hour