Preschool Teacher

Full time. $27,900 base + experience. Benefits included.

Hours: August 11, 2022-May 31, 2023. 8:00 am-3:30pm.


  • Good standing in a Christian church and reference from your Pastor
  • Clear background check
  • Clear Illinois State Police sex offender registry check
  • Physician’s written assurance of physical fitness, absence of communicable diseases, and negative TB test results
  • Proficiency with email, text, Word or equivalent
  • Demonstrated ability in professional written communication
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Current teaching license

Application: Current resume and references


  • Active shooter and bloodborne pathogens
  • AED / CPR certification and first aid
  • DCFS mandated reporter certification
  • Hot lunch civil rights training
  • Asthma, diabetes, epinephrine training
  • Employee Statement of Acknowledgement
  • Authorization for Electronic Network Access


Christ Lutheran School, 2000 18th Avenue, Sterling, IL 61081

815-625-3800 or

Closing Date: Open Continuous, 2022


  • Attend faculty devotions daily and school-wide chapel weekly.
  • Lead Christian instruction using age-appropriate materials, including the Bible.
  • Utilize décor, music, and videos promoting Christian faith.
  • Organize and lead academic and physical education, nap and recess.
  • Show God’s love by being a Christian model of speech, conduct, and caring support.
  • Implement a written classroom management plan leading to orderly conduct.
  • Supervise PreK snacks and lunch, and assist with dismissal carline pickup.
  • Maintain a neat, clean classroom.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Publish newsletter and online updates informing parents and administrator of progress.
  • Encourage communication with parents.
  • Collaborate with Kindergarten teacher to ensure student readiness for promotion.


  • Anticipate supply needs and submit timely written requests.
  • Collateral duties including family visit night, parent-teacher conference, Christmas and spring concert, open house, graduation, staff meetings, and others as assigned.
  • Complete required training.
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