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ACS is seeking a Covenant Care Lead

The Before/After Care Lead will support a program that cares for students, provides for active play, proper nourishment and support of school day activities as needed in support of our mission to equip students for service in God’s world.

Reports to: Principal and Covenant Care Director 

Qualifications:

Education/Experience

  • Commitment to the mission of Christian education and an in-depth understanding of and commitment to the Reformed tradition of Christianity
  • Bachelor’s degree in early childhood education desired
  • Minimum of four years experience in a preschool or childcare

Work Skills

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to relate to young children and parents 
  • Ability to effectively collaborate with colleagues
  • Professional and effective written, verbal and listening communication skills

Personal Traits

  • Faithful follower of Jesus Christ, active church member
  • Dependable, responsible and conscientious
  • Friendly, cordial personality
  • Demonstrates flexible behavior
  • Commitment to the mission, vision and goals of ACS
  • Desire to learn

Responsibilities:

  • The Before/After Care Lead is responsible for supporting a successful program 
  • She or he will ensure that there is a caring and safe environment for the children
  • Follow state codes and regulations
  • Communicate with parents by e-mail, phone, formal and informal meetings
  • Perform related duties as required by the Covenant Care Director

Hours:

3:00-6:00pm, Monday - Thursday or 11:00am-6:00pm Monday-Thursday


Evaluation:

Evaluated once a year for the first three years in position and once every three years following by the Principal. See Policy Book for details.


Ready to Apply?

Here's what we need to know.

Basic Information

Name
Address
Phone
Email
Degree received, date, institution granting the degree

We'd also like to see:

  • a cover letter
  • a resume
  • a list of references (with relevant contact information)

Provide the following information:

  1. Please tell us about yourself, including church membership and involvement, family, and activities you enjoy.

  2. Describe your relationship with Jesus Christ and share how that influences your work.

  3. What kinds of educational and work experiences have you had to prepare you for this position?

  4. What strengths would you bring to an in school child care program?

  5. What do you consider to be the biggest challenge related to working in an in school childcare program and how do you see yourself handling it?

  6. Why are you seeking a position at Ada Christian School?

Include the following statement and data in your response:

In consideration of the receipt and evaluation of this application by Ada Christian School, I agree and represent that the information contained in the application is correct to the best of my knowledge. I also authorize any references listed on this application, or not identified in this application, to provide Ada Christian School, if asked, information regarding my character and fitness for employment.

Signature (may be electronic)
Date

Ada Christian School does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, or national or ethnic origin. Prior to employment, all candidates must undergo a background check that includes fingerprinting and a performance check with former employers, in accordance with state law.

 

Submit Your Application

Please email the information listed above to Julie DeKoster, Assistant Principal.