We are looking for full/part-time Montessori Teacher Assistants. The Montessori Assistant supports the Lead Teacher in the classroom and outdoor environments with all school day activities. This position requires love, patience and respect for children. The ideal candidate will have experience encouraging children to be independent and model for them appropriate manners and behaviors. The Montessori Assistant, under the guidance of the Lead Teacher, will instruct children in activities designed to promote social, physical, and intellectual growth following the philosophies of Maria Montessori. This position reports to the Lead Teacher and Executive Director.
Requirements for Montessori Assistant Position:
Availability Mon-Fri between the hours of 7:30am - 5:30pm
Ability to work with children 12months-6 years of age
High School Diploma or equivalent
First Aid/CPR certification (or willingness to obtain)
Must have clear (or negative) tuberculosis (TB) test and pass criminal background check prior to first day of employment
Montessori experience & Spanish fluency a plus