Childcare Attendant

published 8/14/2018

Minnetonka UMC is seeking a childcare attendant. This position provides for a familiar and trusted caregiver to reduce children’s fear and separation anxieties during church programs and to maximize parents’ willingness to leave children in the nursery.

The person serving in this position is responsible for providing a safe and nurturing environment in the nursery. The Minnetonka United Methodist Church Nursery Childcare Guidelines and Safe Church Policy documents define the major requirements for the position.  Other specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  1. On an annual basis, a commitment of approximately 4 hours per week on Sunday morning and 2 hours on Wednesday evenings, alternating with other childcare staff, and additional hours as scheduled for other times during the week.
  2. On Sunday morning, being present in the nursery ½ hour before the children arrive and remaining until all children are picked up by their designated person.
  3. Providing nursery care for other church programming and special occasions as negotiated with the associate pastor.
  4. Scheduling and arranging with the associate pastor for vacation time.
  5. Keeping the childcare spaces (room and contents) clean, neat, and orderly, including keeping all toys cleaned and sanitized regularly.
  6. Welcoming and providing information to visitors or first-time attendees who are using the childcare rooms as their entry point to MUMC.
Fulfilling additional duties as assigned.

The childcare attendant must be at least 21 years of age, complete the Safe Church training, and pass a background check.

Compensation is provided at an hourly rate, paid on a semi-monthly basis.

Application Info:
Send resume to with subject line of Childcare Attendant Position.

August 24, 2018

Position Type:

Contact: Tiffany McDonald

Address: Minnetonka UMC, 17611 Lake Street Ext., Minnetonka, MN 55345-1602

Phone: 952-474-4114



Minnesota Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church

122 West Franklin Avenue, Suite 400 Minneapolis, MN 55404

(612) 870-0058