Employment Opportunities

Preschool Lead Teacher-3 Year Old Classroom, Full-Time-St. Henry’s Area Preschool 

St. Henry’s Area Preschool (Perham, MN) is seeking a full-time Preschool Lead Teacher for the upcoming 2021-2022 school year. 


Date Closing: Open until filled 


Start Date: August 23, 2021 


Work Week: Monday-Friday


Position Summary:

            This position is responsible for providing a safe and nurturing environment where children can learn and grow spiritually and academically. The teacher must be able to develop a careful and creative program suitable for preschool children and effectively use knowledge of best practices for preschool education methods. He/She must observe each child’s behavior and track each child’s progress in order to communicate effectively and frequently with parents through newsletters and conferences. This position must help children grow in their understanding of Faith, encourage relationship building among students and staff, and uphold a commitment to school readiness. He/She must be engaging, pleasant, loving, and an example of a healthy Christian person. This position must be able to work collaboratively and professionally with coworkers. The teacher is responsible for organization of daily schedules, supervision, following all required policies and procedures, and maintaining a clean and tidy classroom. 


Education and/or Experiences:

            Post-Secondary degree in Early Childhood is preferred but not required.

            Visit https://www.revisor.mn.gov/rules/?id=9503.0032 for Child Care Teacher qualifications as defined by the Minnesota Department of Human Services. 



Interested applicants should fill out the application located on our website: www.sthenrysareaschool.com under “Employment.” Please mail completed applications to:                                                                     

                                                Missy Mickelson

                                                St. Henry’s Area Preschool

                                                253 2nd St. SW

                                                Perham, MN 56573 

            Or by email to: mmickelson.sthenryschool@arvig.net