Gateway Village Children’s Center is a religiously-exempt ministry of Gateway Community Church, offering preschool, kindergarten enrichment and after school care for children ranging from 2 to 11 years of age. Located in the Dulles South area on 17 acres, our brand new, state-of-the-art facility has over 36,000 square feet of indoor space and a spacious outdoor playground.

Preschool Lead & Assistant Teachers

We are currently seeking energetic, loving and skilled Preschool Lead Teachers to join our team of professionals for our Summer Camp (June 21 -July 30, 2021) and for the 2021/2022 preschool term (Aug 2021 – May 30, 2022). If you are inspired by the love of learning, are passionate about education and committed to serving the needs of families, then we want to hear from you.

These positions are part-time (typical schedule is 8:30 AM to 2 PM). Candidates must have excellent references, reliable transportation, and be willing to commit to the full summer program or for the 2021/2022 school term.

  • Manages the care for students ages 3 to 5
  • Implements the school curriculum with lesson plans & activities that are fun and engaging and that all materials are available and accessible for all students
  • Communicates with parents and ensures that all policies and procedures of GVCC are followed
  • Maintains a safe, healthy, and nurturing learning environment; ensures classroom schedule and activities are followed
  • Completes administrative duties such as illness/accident reports, student check-in/out records etc. in a timely manner
  • Guides students during daily Bible time and providing spiritual guidance and encouragement
  • Implements classroom management strategies that align with GVCC policy and procedures
Essential Skills and Experience:
  • Previous experience with preschool age children
  • A high-energy team player who works well with children, parents and staff
  • A strong understanding of emotional and developmental needs of children
  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • Strong oral and written communication skills and basic computer skills
  • The ability to obtain certification in adult and pediatric CPR and First Aid is required
  • Ability to pass background screenings
  • Must be at least 18 years of age