Kids First Preschool Employment Opportunity

We currently have an opening on our preschool staff team. Job applications along with a description for the position is linked below.

Please follow all instructions to be considered a candidate.

Why Kids First?

Be a part of meeting the foundational needs of young families in our community! 

Kids First Preschool is a Christian program based on biblical values, proven teaching techniques, and early childhood educational skills. As an employee of First Church some of the many benefits include...
  • Competitive salary
  • Part-time, school year position
  • Established and highly qualified staff
  • Highly supportive congregation

Preschool Teacher's Aid

Kids First Preschool is looking for their next Teacher's Aid - could it be you?

This person will help prepare and cultivate a rich learning environment where the social, emotional, and spiritual needs of each student can be developed. In this part-time roll you will assist a lead teacher in the Christian-based curriculum our program offers. Kids First Preschool is a ministry of First United Methodist Church in North Platte.

Don't wait! Apply today! 


    • 21 hours/week (Tuesday-Thursday).
    • School year only, beginning fall 2023.
    • $12-$14/hr starting based on experience.
    • No Holidays, No Weekends, No evenings and No Summers!
    • Education or experience Early Childhood Development or related area preferred.
    • Must be able to meet Nebraska DHHS qualifications.
    • First Aid/CPR Certified.
    • Safe Gatherings Certificate (training provided upon job acceptance).
    • Criminal History Check, Registry Check and Fingerprinting.
    • Continuing Education or In-Service credits in appropriate field of 12 hours/year
  • Some duties include, but are not limited to:

    • Assist Teacher in presenting lesson plans, supervising kids, and maintaining cleanliness. 
    • Responsible for supervision and care of kids under the direct supervision of the Teacher.  
    • Assist in preschool events, staff meetings, and training sessions. 
    • Maintain professional attitude with parents, visitors, staff, board, and church.  
    • Assure confidentiality of client and other information. 
    • Assist with preparation, cleaning, organizing of classroom and preschool facility. 
    • Support the evangelism strategy of the church by inviting students and families to attend. 
    • Support individuality, independence, creative expression, and the ability to make choices. 
    • Be attentive, flexible, and supportive of children and their families. 
    • Respect and observe children’s interests responding to the needs, questions, and requests.  
    • Practice positive discipline techniques in guiding children’s behavior. 
    • Participate in promotional activities to enhance preschool’s image, enrollment, and funds.  

  • Please download and review the full job description by clicking the link below.


Apply Now!

In order to be considered as a candidate, please submit your resume and cover letter to Pastor Michael Evans via email.