TLC Foundation Station Preschool

Preschool Teacher

Reference ID : 63525
Location : Maryville, TN
Category : Education/Training
Job Type : Full Time



To provide a healthy, safe, developmentally appropriate childcare center that promotes self-worth and self-esteem, physical, emotional, and mental growth of children through creative play and structured learning environments. Respect and support the family unit in their efforts to raise their children to become well rounded individuals.

This position is for a Preschool teacher working with 3 and 4 year old children


  • Supervise children at all times by sight and sound
  • Observe children closely enough to be aware in any changes in behavior and health.
  • Understand and use positive behavior techniques that help each child to develop ability to be self-disciplined. Always go down to the child's level.
  • Enforce all safety rules of the center, understand and implement all emergency procedures as needed.
  • Promote good hygiene through hand washing, diapering, and sanitization techniques according to policy.
  • Follow all DHS regulations along with center policies and 3 STAR program.
  • Sit at table with children during meals, allow for social conversations to occur.
  • Complete documentation and report and accidents, incidents, or illness.
  • Following cleaning schedule for classroom.
  • Attend Staff meetings, and other center functions
  • Encourage Language Development through positive communication, asking open-ended questions, getting down on their level, and encouraging them to ask questions.
  • Maintain children's portfolios with proper materials showing evidence of development
  • Notify director or management, with a week notice, of any supplies or materials need.


Physical Requirements:

  • Safely lift small children up to 30lbs
  • Bend, stoop, and kneel to children's level
  • Sit on the floor and in small chairs
  • Stand for extended periods of time
  • Withstand periods of time outside in the sun, the heat, and the cold inc. snow
  • Able to handle stress, tension, and exasperation that contact with many families can bring.
  • Highschool Diploma or equivalent

Nice To Haves

  • CPR Certification (Preferred)
  • Child Development Associate Certification (Preferred)
  • TECTA Certificate


  • Dental insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance
  • Paid Holidays

Salary : $11 to $14/Hr
Minimum Education : High School or Equivalent
Job Type : Full Time
Category : Education/Training
Minimum Experience : None
Location : Maryville, TN

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