Daycare Assistant, Federal Way (Full-Time)

The Daycare Assistant provides care for children, such as setting schedules and routines, grooming, feeding, changing diapers, and cleaning rooms and toys. This position also maintains a safe workplace by monitoring children for health, behavioral, and emotional issues and reporting concerns to staff and parents.

Experience and Knowledge Required

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • CPR and First Aid Certification or willingness to obtain
  • Active Child Development Associate (CDA) Credential (or willing to obtain)
  • Decisiveness, patience, and stamina to interact with students.
  • Ability to pass a background check.
  • Exceptional communication, teaching, and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong understanding of stages of childhood development.
  • Attentiveness to the needs and safety of children
  • Flexibility as to the hours and schedule of work
  • Must be at least 18 years of age

General Duties and Responsibilities

  • Create a safe, nurturing environment where children can play and learn
  • Partner with parents with a shared desire to provide the best care and education for their children
  • Cultivate positive relationships with families
  • Implement CF curriculum in a way that is consistent with the unique needs of each child


  • Christ-like, servant attitude
  • Devoted to the call of God and the vision of Christian Faith
  • Operates with a spirit of excellence
  • Fun/enjoyable
  • Loyal
  • Organized and structured

Extent of Public Contact

Physical Demands