Crisis Nursery Saint Louis
Saving babies' lives..
keeping kids safe..
building strong families

24-Hour Helpline - 314-768-3201

For Administrative Assistance - (314) 292-5770

  • “The Crisis Nursery is our second family”
    Crisis Nursery Parent
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EDUCATION: High School Diploma or GED
EXPERIENCE: Must have at least one year of verified paid child care work.
SHIFTS: Varied: 7a.m.-3p.m. / 3p.m.-11p.m. / 11 p.m. – 7 a.m. includes some weekends.


  • Provide primary care for the physical needs of the children: feeding, toileting, dressing and washing
  • Provide for the emotional and social needs of the children
  • Develop and lead children’s play group activities; keeping the children positively engaged in developmentally appropriate activities
  • Write descriptive and comprehensive progress notes, phone call logs, activities
  • Pass medication administration course, and pass medications accurately
  • Attend 40 hours of paid training each year to refresh/enhance skills
  • Assist with developmental/ therapeutic assessments
  • Assist with intakes and discharges
  • Answer the 24-hour crisis helpline
  • Communicate effectively with coworkers, children and families
  • Share in housekeeping and laundry duties
  • Attend paid trainings and staff meetings that may be required outside the typical schedule
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