Child Care Provider - Woodstock, CT


Duties and Responsibilities:

Provide for the social, emotional, and physical needs of infants and children staying in the nursery and toddler room while parents are involved in church activities, to include:

  • Encourage spiritual play, read stories, and engage simple activities
  • Communicate with parents about their children
  • Change diapers, assist using the toilet, and feed, as directed by parents
  • Maintain attendance records
  • Create and maintain a clean working environment
  • Organize toys, games, and supplies
  • Direct the activity of volunteer helpers in the nursery, welcoming the volunteer and provide suggestions for how they can be helpful
  • Assist Director of Family Ministries, depending on attendance and activities
  • Comply with Safe Conduct Policy


Position Requirements:

  • Eighteen years of age or older
  • Pass background check
  • Show a positive, affirming approach
  • Willingness to work in a church and support an Open and Affirming theology
  • Knowledge of child development and applications
  • Dependable, with reliable transportation

*church membership is not required


Desired Qualifications:

  • Babysitting and/or child care course
  • Experience with babies and young children
  • CPR and first aid training
  • Early childhood education or child development courses



Sunday mornings, 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m., September through May

(Sundays off subject to approval, arranged in advance)

Compensation and Supervision:

Stipend of $25.00 per Sunday.  The Childcare Provider will be directly responsible to and supervised by the Family Ministry Director.


To Apply: 

Send cover letter and resume to Rev. Jocelyn B. Gardner Spencer at

Contact: Rev. Jocelyn B. Gardner Spencer

Address: 543 Route 169 PO Box 147 Woodstock CT 06281

Phone: 860-928-7405



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