Employment at PLC

Peñasquitos Lutheran Church is a great place to work! PLC staff members enjoy working with people and using their gifts and abilities to enhance PLC’s programs.

Peñasquitos Christian Preschool (PCP)

Interim Director of Peñasquitos Christian Preschool

The Interim Director is responsible for the development, administration and supervision of the education program and personnel, and for overseeing the finances of the school. The Interim Director is responsible to lead and direct the Accreditation process as outlined by the National Association for the Education of Young Children. This position is also part of the Ministry Staff of PLC and regularly participates in team building and collaboration with PLC’s Directors and Pastors. The Interim Director is expected to actively participate in the life of the church.

This position will require 40+ hours a week during regular business hours with occasional evening and weekend responsibilities for meetings and community events. This temporary position will continue until a regular director is hired; the Interim Director may apply for the Preschool Director position when the process is opened.
Interim Director Application Packet

Lead/Associate Teachers (2021-2022 school year)

Minimum Requirements:

  • A minimum of 12 ECE (Associate Teacher) semester hours
  • A minimum of 24 ECE (Supervising and Lead Teacher) semester hours
  • Working to complete an Associate Degree in Early Childhood Education, Human Development, Child Development, or the equivalent per NAEYC Teaching Staff Qualification.

Preferred Requirements:

  • BA/BS degree or AA degree in early childhood education
  • 120 hours of supervised teaching experience in a Preschool/Childcare facility

Floater Teachers (Now Hiring)

The Floater Teacher will work in their curriculum teams under the guidance of the Supervising Teacher. The Supervising Teacher will pass on any necessary information pertaining to the operation of the preschool to teachers in their curriculum groups. A minimum of 9 ECE semester hours required.

Character Qualities

The ideal candidate is a Christian of good character and reputation, being a witness to others, and who attends worship regularly. A person who can maintain a good working relationship with others and is team-oriented. A person who enthusiastically endorses the core values and mission of Peñasquitos Christian Preschool. A person who is committed to serving children as special creations of God. A confident person who is trustworthy.

To apply for Teacher positions: Please forward your résumé, cover letter, transcripts (unofficial), plus two recommendation letters within one email to Pastor Rob Horne.