Regular hours are 9:30-11:30 Sunday mornings. The Nursery Caregiver may have the opportunity to work other church events, i.e. Christmas Eve, funerals or special services. Interested candidates should email firstname.lastname@example.org with credentials, including degree/coursework, prior positions, certifications and references. Send in materials by February 15; applications will be considered until the position is filled.
We pay generously - up to $50 per service - according to qualifications. Please continue reading below for more details.
McFarland UCC’s Nursery Attendant is the primary caregiver in the church nursery, working with a rotation of volunteers.The Nursery Attendant is hired by the Servant Leadership Team (SaLT) and works under the immediate supervision of the Pastor. This is a 2 hour per week position.
The Nursery Attendant should have a basic understanding of child development and experience caring for children ages birth to 5, and Infant/Child CPR training. They should have a willingness to work within the unique aspects of church life. Basic digital literacy is desirable, as some coordination takes place using email and social media. Strong commitment to hospitality, experience working with volunteers, and solid organizational skills are also required. A background check is required.
McFarland United Church of Christ is an Open and Affirming Congregation of the United Church of Christ. The person hired for this role should be able to work productively within an environment where the following statement is a core value: “McFarland UCC is Open and Affirming to people of all ages, races, physical and mental abilities, economic positions, religious backgrounds, sexual orientations and gender identities. We celebrate and share God’s unconditional love by offering the opportunity for membership, fellowship and leadership to everyone.”