Open Positions


Church Nursery Child Care Provider

Job Description


To provide dependable, safe, and nurturing care to children, ages 0-3 years, while their parents attend services at Trinity Church on the Green.


  • Provide age-appropriate care which may include: feeding, changing diapers, escorting to the bathroom, maintaining a safe environment, putting children down for naps, holding, or sitting with and cheerfully interacting with children through games, stories, play, and prayer.
  • Maintain good handwashing/hand hygiene after diaper changes and after assisting children with coughs, sneezes, or runny noses.
  • Be polite, friendly, and courteous to all children, parents, and volunteers.
    • Greet each child and call him/her by name when dropped off by parent(s)/guardians
  • Complete nursery registration records and communicate special needs to other Nursery workers and volunteers
  • Stay until the children are secured with a responsible adult named on the child’s registration form.
  • Clean and disinfect toys each Sunday (only toys played with on that Sunday) after children have left.
  • In event of an emergency notify the parent/guardian via cell phone.
  • Child care hours needed are Sunday mornings for 8:30 AM -12:30 PM (Fall, Winter, Spring hours) and 9:45 AM – 11:30 PM (Summer hours: Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day).

Additional hours during Holy Week, Christmas, and other church events.


  • Experience in caring for children between the ages of 0-3 years with the ability to adapt and interact with each child and their varying needs.
  • Red Cross Child Care or Babysitter Certification preferred
  • CPR training for infants and children preferred


  • Must obtain and maintain Safe Church Certification with Episcopal Church of Connecticut
  • Must submit to a background check


Pay Rate:  $13/hour (paid for a minimum 3 hour shift each Sunday)


Send resume to: Trinity Episcopal Church, 950 Chapel St., New Haven, CT 06510