Employment at MTLPS

We are always accepting  applicants for substitutes and teachers. 

If you are interested in working at Midtown Lutheran Preschool, please submit a cover letter, resume, and 3 references, and any other information you feel is applicable to the job (ie. online portfolio, website, etc.)  to Kate Elkins (preschool director) at preschool@redeemer.org (no phone calls please). 


Positions we are in often search of:

  • General education teachers - must be willing to work with any age group 1-4 years
  • German speaking teachers - must be both fluent and literate - must be willing to work with any age group
  • Assistant teachers - English and/or German fluent 
  • Substitute teachers
  • Special interest teachers: art, movement, music, etc.

All candidates must be enthusiastic about working in a very collaborative, flexible team environment.  


  • Experience and background in early childhood education or related field
  • Age 21+
  • Value and knowledge of play-based, emergent curriculum models (ie. Project Approach, Reggio Emilia)
  • Understanding of curriculum, learning standards, and lesson plan implementation
  • Strong communication skills
  • Physical ability to play on floor, pick up children, walk and run with ease
  • Flexible, reliable, committed, collaborative
  • Value a positive discipline/guidance philosophy
  • Value, and willingness to participate in, Christian traditions (prayer, religious perspectives of holidays, etc.)

Positions are part time, approximately 12-28 hours per week (school day hours 8:30A-1:30P, plus planning and meetings).  Employees must pass a background check before hire.  At this time we cannot offer insurance benefits or visa sponsorships.