TLC Foundation Station Preschool

Floater/Substitute Childcare Teacher/Backup Cook Part Time

Reference ID : 74301
Location : Maryville, TN
Category : None
Job Type : Full Time



This position is for a floating teacher/substitute to cover staff outages and vacations. The schedule would vary anywhere from coming in at 7am to staying until 6pm. Because this is a floating position you would work with children from ages 6 weeks to 5 years and in between.

Our pay scale is based on experience and education. We do our best to help our staff gain the education they need to have to gain raises outside of regular raises at little to no cost to our staff through several programs offered through the state. If you have an interest in a career in early childhood education this is a great place for you.


  • Caring for children of varying ages with the ability to anticipate their needs
  • Changing diapers when applicable
  • Helping children potty train/use the bathroom if needed
  • Supervising Children properly
  • Teaching children using Developmentally appropriate practices
  • Supporting the teachers in their rolls (providing assistance where extra hands are needed such as meal times or transitional times)
  • Communication with parents as necessary
  • Communication with coworkers as necessary
  • Keep up on daily recordkeeping (attendance, transition sheets, etc.)
  • Maintaining a Safe and Clean environment. Some duties will involve cleaning bathrooms (and toilets), classrooms, toys, common areas, etc.
  • Comfort and guide infants, toddlers, and preschoolers


High School Diploma or equivalent

Must pass background check/fingerprints

Must pass health screening (standard heath physical)

Ability to withstand Heat and Cold (We are required to take the children out year round weather permitting)

Ability to stand, bend, stoop, and sit on the ground for periods of time

Ability to lift up to 50 pounds

Nice To Haves

TECTA Certificate


Some College

Childcare experience (professionally)


Paid time off

AFLAC Insurance

Global Life insurance

Dental Insurance

Discount on childcare (if there is an available spot and you must be employed for a minimum of 1 year and leave with a minimum of 2 weeks notice to keep the spot if leaving our center)

Paid Holidays

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

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