Oak Life Church Childcare Director Job Description               

The purpose of the Childcare Director is to:               

  • Provide a welcoming and safe space for all children, ages to be determined at a later date between Childcare Director and Leadership Team, in a way that reflects the values of Oak Life Church. 

  • Coordinate and oversee volunteers for childcare.

  • Foster an environment where families and children can grow in their faith.   

Duties                                       

1) Provide a welcoming and safe space for all children, ages to be determined at a later date between Childcare Director and Leadership Team.  

    • Develop child care procedures manual and directives for volunteers to be able to maintain a clean, safe space for children.

    • Develop an inventory of existing and needed supplies for a child care program.

    • Maintain parental release waivers. 

    • Develop alternative child care plans should theater 1 be unavailable.

2) Outline procedures to coordinate and oversee volunteers for childcare.

  • Assist in the initial recruitment and training of child care volunteers.

  • Develop volunteer guidelines, roles and responsibilities, and identify volunteer requirements, e.g., CPR training, background checks, etc.

  • Develop an “on-call” list of CPR and/or first-aid trained volunteers in the church community who can assist with emergency situations

3) Identify child care resources that fosters an environment where families and children can grow in their faith.   

Schedule/Hours

Because the Childcare Director is expected to oversee the Sunday Childcare space each week, they should be present at least 3 Sundays per month and have responsible volunteers scheduled for Sundays absent.  Anticipated start date is September 1, 2019.

Oversight           

  1. The Childcare Director will be supervised by the Oak Life Church pastoral staff

  2. The Childcare Director will be accountable to the Leadership Team..

Compensation

  1. The Childcare Director is part time employee of Oak Life church.

  2. The Childcare Director will be paid for up to 8 hours per week at a rate of $20 per hour.