Assistant Teacher (3-6 year olds)
We are looking to hire dedicated and caring teachers' assistants to work full-time and/or part-time in our Montessori school. Assistants work closely with trained Montessori teachers to provide a caring and nurturing learning environment for children from age 3 - 6 years.
A gentle, calm, friendly nature and previous experience working with children is required. This is a great way to start your professional Montessori journey. If you are a patient, reliable, kind, and compassionate person who enjoys working with children, is a good team player, are willing to learn about Montessori philosophy and method, and open to coaching from a teacher and supervisor please apply.
Qualifications: 2 years previous experience working with children under the age of 6 (experience in Montessori preferred).
Anticipated Start Date: Work will begin in mid-August for training and help with the last session of summer camp. Teacher in-service week is 8/26 and first day of school for the 2019-2020 school year is 9/3.
Requirements: Attendance of occasional staff meetings and running some school errands are expected.
Other requirements include helping to set up the classroom beginning in mid-August, participating in training, and leading the classroom when the lead teacher is out.
To apply: Please contact Erin Hollands at firstname.lastname@example.org with a complete resume, including past employment working with children, references, and a cover letter.
ABOUT US: Montessori In The Woods is a private, non-profit, early childhood education school that offers programs for children ages 15 months through Kindergarten. We have one toddler classroom and two primary (3-6 years) classrooms. We provide a nurturing, family friendly environment for our young learners. The mission of Montessori In The Woods is to provide childhood education and care according to the philosophy of Dr. Maria Montessori. The principles of this philosophy include individualized education and respect for the unique learning styles of each child. The environment we provide for children is a blend of learning, fun, and development.
Application deadline: 7/19/2019