Trinity Learning Center

Preschool Substitute Teacher

Reference ID : 68251
Location : Knoxville, TN
Category : Education/Training
Job Type : Part Time



Trinity Learning Center is seeking enthusiastic, patient, kind-hearted and flexible Substitute Teachers, who are passionate about the education of young children(12 months-5 years) and their developmental needs. We are a Christian and Play Based preschool operating from 8:30-2:30 with the possibility of additional hours by working extended care, in the morning and afternoon. Please see our website for additional program details (


  • Substitute Teachers are expected to follow & implement prepared lesson plans provided by classroom teacher.
  • Substitute Teachers effectively manage classroom responsibilities per TLC & DHS guidelines.
  • Provide a safe and loving environment at all times.
  • Report any injuries, accidents, illnesses or concerns to the Administrative Team.
  • Demonstrate creativity and organization when working with and teaching children, fill in with developmentally appropriate activities, as needed.
  • Perform daily cleaning duties and maintain classroom standards.


  • Enjoy working with children(previous experience in a child care center is preferred but not necessary)!
  • Complete & clear a full background check and health screening.
  • May be required to kneel, bend, squat or crawl.
  • Able to lift small children.
  • Comfortable assisting with bathroom routines, toilet training and diaper changes.
  • Work well with others, be a team player.
  • Willingness to follow all TLC policies including dress code, team philosophy & punctuality.
  • Be familiar with and follow all DHS policies per training orientation.
  • Complete required online trainings prior to first day of work.
  • Complete continuing education as needed.

Nice To Haves

  • Previous experience as a Substitute Teacher
  • Flexibility to work any day of the week, M-F
  • Flexibility to work morning care(8:00 AM)
  • Flexibility to work through after care(ending at 3:15 PM)
  • Infant/Child & CPR certified


  • Flexible daytime hours(8:30-2:30)
  • Work when it's convenient for you!
  • No weekends or holidays (We follow the Knox County Schools calendar).
  • On the job training
  • Opportunity for advancement.
  • Work in a positive environment helping young children.

About Us

At TLC, through play-based learning our teachers work to help children develop as a whole person; intellectually, socially, emotionally, physically, and spiritually.  We provide a loving, Christian environment where children can grow through praise and encouragement.  We believe that each child has a natural curiosity and desire to learn.  By making learning fun, we will develop a love for learning that children can take with them throughout their educational lives.

Salary : $12 to $12/Hr
Minimum Education : None
Job Type : Part Time
Category : Education/Training
Minimum Experience : 1 Yr
Location : Knoxville, TN

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