Prekindergarten Teacher

Teacher Subjects:

The lesson plans for Pre-Kindergarten should include daily skills in Mathematics, Science, Language and Literacy Development, Health and Physical Development, Social-Emotional Development, Creative Arts, Approaches to Learning and Jesus Time.


Primary Responsibilities:


  • Provide a quality education that follows the curriculum set forth by Touching Hearts Early Childhood Center

  • Relate instruction to the Christian objectives of Touching Hearts

  • Provide activities and opportunities that encourage curiosity, exploration, and problem-solving

  • Use Christian disciplinary methods, using Gospel and Law appropriately

  • Classroom control utilizes effective and fair procedures

  • Utilize a variety of teaching procedures that encourage students to discover their unique capabilities

  • Maintain daily open communication with parents

  • Report progress of children through scheduled parent-teacher conferences

  • Completed lesson plans available at all times

  • Maintain an interesting, stimulating, neat, clean and pleasant classroom environment

  • Arrange the classroom so that optimum instruction can take place

  • Assist families with building a good foundation by helping provide activities for healthy growth



  • Communicate effectively with students, commending and reinforcing good conduct and achievement on the part of the students

  • Communicate effectively with parents

  • Demonstrates effectiveness and fairness in handling student discipline problems

  • Adhere to standards of behavior that have been adopted for the school



  • Implement policies adopted by the congregation and the Faith School Board

  • Attend special school programs, religious services, projects and other school-related activities

  • Complete classroom orders at the conclusion of each school year, maintain and update classroom inventories,  and provide EOY forms to the Director

  • Coordinate activities with fellow educators and the Director for an effective team ministry

  • Complete accident reports as necessary

  • Maintain confidentiality

  • Report any suspected child abuse or neglect to the director and appropriate agency

Additional Responsibilities

  • Maintain positive relations and display enthusiasm with students, colleagues, parents, and other community members and groups

  • Responsible for playground and other supervision as assigned

  • Schedule meetings with parents as needed

  • Communicate with families on a regular basis

  • Know, understand, apply, enforce, and follow all school policies, procedures, and handbooks

  • Be punctual and efficient in meeting all assignments

  • Identify strengths, limitations, needs, etc. through self-evaluation activities

  • Additional duties as assigned

Zone 5



Additional Information

Salary: $42,718- this is a 12 month position


Start Date: May 22, 2023 or July 1, 2023

Contact Information

Faith Lutheran Touching Hearts
8701 Adams St
Lincoln, NE 68507

Shandra Nannen
(p) (402) 466-7402