Montessori Primary Classroom Assistant Teacher

Our Children’s Center Montessori School seeks applicants for the position of Montessori Preschool Classroom Assistant Teacher beginning immediately and continuing through the end of the 2017/18 School Year.  The ideal candidate will have strong interest in assisting with classroom management, including classroom preparation, curriculum development, and a proven ability to work successfully with parents and other staff.  In addition, an understanding and appreciation of the Montessori Philosophy and child development principles is a critical component of success.  We seek a motivated individual with strong organizational and communication skills who values being a member of an active and inclusive school community.

Qualified applicants have a Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood, Human Development, or a related field,  and have a minimum of 2 years of experience working with young children.  An understanding of, respect for, and love of young children is essential to working successfully in this child-centered environment.  The ideal candidate will be knowledgeable of the Montessori Philosophy, be highly motivated toward professional development, be able to work successfully and collaboratively in a team approach, and will bring a sense of joy an humor to work each day!

This full time position is contracted for the 2017/18 School Year.  Salary is based on education and experience.

Prospective candidates should forward a Letter of Interest and Resume to director.occmontessori@aol.com for consideration.

 

Our Children’s Center Montessori School considers applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, sexual orientation, familial or marital status, or any other characteristics protected from discrimination under state or federal laws.