Teacher (Temporary)

Job Details

Job Location
Restoration House – Atlanta, GA

Position Type

Salary Range
$16.00 Hourly

Job Category
Nonprofit – Social Services


Do you feel called to work in a Christian Ministry?

Do you want to work where you make a difference in the lives of others?

If so, join us at the Atlanta Mission, where we make a difference in the lives of over 1000 men, women, and children every day by providing food, shelter, clothing, counseling, vocational and spiritual guidance. We get to witness radical life transformations.

This is a temporary assignment that will serve in our “Kids Zone” – a daycare that serves all ages (infant – 17) where parents are always on site, so the role requires engagement with kids and parents. This role serves at Restoration House – Emergency Women & Children’s Shelter (655 Ethel St Atlanta, GA 30318).

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Create a clean, safe, and developmentally appropriate classroom environment that aims to stimulate the senses; utilize a holistic approach to presenting the lessons
  • Develop weekly lesson plans according to the designated curriculum coupled with supplemental activities and materials to meet the specific needs of the children
  • Organize and participate in classroom activities indoors and outdoors, such as games, reading to children, painting instructions, handwork, songs, drawing, and classroom academic work
  • Provide daily instructions to assigned students based on approved lesson plans
  • Plan individual and group activities to stimulate growth in academic, social, physical, spiritual, and emotional areas
  • Ensure all policies and procedures are being followed to secure licensing standards


You will uphold the following Christ-centered values:

  • Humbly Serve: You strive to live, Love and Lead like Jesus
  • Faithfully Steward: You honor and wisely use the time, talent and treasures that God has provided
  • Courageously Innovate: You are driven towards excellence, you continuously learn, adapt and improve
  • Joyfully celebrate: You intentionally appreciate and recognize all that God is doing in and through all the stakeholders of Atlanta Mission.
  • Strength in Unity: You embrace Gods desire for oneness and kingdom-focused unity. Able to encourage others with biblical truth and prayer

Knowledge, Experience & Skills:

  • Three to six months related experience and/or training
  • Teaching certificate or Child Development Associate certificate (CDA)
  • Adult & Infant CPR/First Aid Certified
  • Experience working with children from infancy to age 5

Environmental Job Requirements:

  • Occasionally exposed to outdoor weather conditions during outdoor activities
  • Low exposure risk to communicable diseases as described by OSHA
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