Now Hiring – Preschool Director

Seeking Preschool Director

Dickson First United Methodist Church, 215 North Main Street, in Dickson, TN, is seeking a permanent, part-time (10 month per year), Preschool Director.

Job Description:  This person will be responsible for directing, growing and leading a Preschool ministry program of children 2 to 5 years of age.  The director is also responsible for recruiting and hiring adult teachers and teacher assistants to instruct the various classes, and keeping open two-way communications with the Preschool Advisory Board of DFUMC.

Required Skills: Be an active and growing disciple of Jesus Christ, embracing the Methodist mission, Be computer literate, be energetic, have excellent people skills, exhibit strong personal character, and have a positive attitude,  Have an affinity for children and the ability to relate well to parents and church members, Be both a Team Builder and a Team Leader,  Possess spiritual gifts including Discipleship, Wisdom, Discernment, Administration.

Minimum Qualifications: A four-year degree with major in early childhood education is preferred along with teaching experience at that level.  In addition, candidates must meet the following requirements:  1) must have had significant experience with the emotional and educational needs of preschool-aged children, 2) must be able to successfully pass the applicant screening process including criminal background checks and drug screens, and 3) must also provide references.

Applications can be picked up at the church office, Mon – Fri, 8 – 4, or request by email to ; this job closes on Monday, June 13.  All applications must be received either in person or by email NLT COB Monday 13 June.