Employment

EMPLOYMENT

If you are interested in becoming part of the ministry work at First Baptist Richardson, we would love to have a conversation with you. To apply, contact the staff representative listed below each position by email with attached resume.

STUDENT PASTOR

The role of the FBCR Student Pastor is to advocate for families with students and oversee discipleship of the next generation. The Student Pastor will advocate for the students as well as for the parents of these young people because they are in the greatest position to influence the young.  He will influence parents to realize their role as primary leaders in children’s spiritual formation. A function of the Student Pastor is to develop and coordinate a balanced program of Student Ministry that includes Bible study, discipleship training, missions’ education and opportunities to serve, outreach, and fellowship.  The Student Pastor will have a firm understanding of, and will be in alignment with, the FBCR mission/vision statement, core values, and church leadership. The Student Pastor will work with the Student Lead Team and the Adult Lead Team as a source of ideas, advice, support, and implementation.   The Student Pastor reports to the Executive Pastor.

Interested candidates should email cover letters and resumes to Dave Eberhart.

PART-TIME PRESCHOOL TEACHERS (INFANT AND TWO-YEAR-OLD CLASSES)

Job Description and Requirements/Skills:

First Kids is a licensed, part-time preschool for infants through Pre-K children three days a week: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, 9am-2pm. Teacher work hours are 8:15am-2:30pm.

Our staff is our greatest resource and we make it a priority to create an environment that is fun, loving, and spiritually-nurturing for both teachers and students. Our teachers work together in teams of two and in classes with low student-teacher ratios. In addition to a quality work environment, we offer competitive pay, 3 days of paid time-off, and a well-stocked resource room with a vast array of materials for our staff to use.

If you thrive in team situations and have a heart for showing God’s love to little ones, then First Kids Weekday School might be a good fit for you. Along with loving students, other job duties include: lesson planning, room set-up and break down, leading large group and small group activities, playground supervision, communicating with parents, and other class duties as needed. 

Requirements:

  • Must be a Christian, 18-years-old and a member of a Christian church
  • A sincere love and devotion to children
  • Heartfelt concern for both children and adults
  • Ability to guide and redirect children with praise, encouragement and reminders of who Christ called them to be
  • Excellent classroom management skills
  • Ability to plan and execute creative, hands-on lessons that engage students
  • Flexibility and positivity
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, verbal and written
  • Commitment and ability to continue professional education as required by licensing
  • Early childhood classroom experience preferred
  • Minimum of high-school diploma or its equivalent

Interested candidates should email cover letters and resumes to Michele de Miranda.

CHILDCARE WORKERS

We are hiring several positions for childcare workers with hours on Sunday evenings, Wednesday mornings and evenings and one Friday a month and other days as needed for special events. Must be 18 years or older, Christian and be able to pass a background check. Strong preference to those with a minimum of one year childcare experience.

Email resume to Fran Walker.