Nursery Attendant

POSITION: The Nursery Attendant is responsible for all aspects for the care and Christian education for the children in her/his care.  The responsibilities may include but are not limited to the following:  physical caregiving, following an age-appropriate curriculum plan, and facilitating supportive relationships with parents and church administration.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:  Attendant will be in the Nursery each Sunday from the hours of 9:30am to Noon and show the ability to demonstrate flexibility, initiative, accountable, and provide complete follow-through on areas of responsibility. Deal effectively with stress involved with dealing closely with children.   Attendant must be a minimum age of 21 years and will submit all necessary personal information to complete a criminal background check. She/he will abide to the policies and practices of Zionsville Christian Church.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS/RESPONSIBILITIES:  Responsibilities of this position will include but are not necessarily limited to the following:

  • Ensure the safety of each child in your care whether in the classroom or in common areas;
  • Plan and implement age and developmentally appropriate classroom practices that will include the physical, emotional, social, and cognitive needs of the young children.
  • Serve as a role model for the children in the areas of attitude, speech, and actions daily;
  • Treat each child and parents with dignity and respect for cultural/socioeconomic diversity;
  • Maintain current information on each child and parents for emergency contact;
  • Observe and respond to children’s needs, emergencies, and conflicts that might occur;
  • Supervise up to four (4) children from the ages of newborn to 3 years of age;
  • Lift 50 lbs. and react to a child 20-30 feet away within 30 seconds;   
  • Respond to child’s first-aid needs, changing diapers, snacks, and formula feeding;
  • Communicate written and orally with parents and church administration;
  • AND, most importantly, children will always remain in the Nursery and ONLY released to their parents.

To apply for this position, email with the subject line “Nursery Attendant.”

Administrative Assistant

To apply for this position, email with the subject line “Administrative Assistant.”