Teacher Assistant

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Full Time Part Time
  • Post Date: February 10, 2021
  • Apply Before: December 9, 2023
  • Experience Required All Experience Levels
  • Early Childhood Industry Area Child Care, Montessori
  • Minimum Qualifications High School Diploma
Job Description

We are a Full Member AMS Affiliated Montessori School serving children 2 months old – 6 years of age.  Assistants join our team as a support persons in caring for the needs of the children.  Following the lead teacher’s modeling, assistants offer support to the children in a manner consistent with the Montessori philosophy.

Assistants play a support role with the team.  A typical  path for an assistant in the classroom is to start out as an assistant for a year, then if they display an aptitude for guiding children following the Montessori philosophy, we would consider championing them for an internship to become a Certified Montessori Teacher.  An assistant receives hourly rate of pay and is scheduled a consistent 8 hour a day shift. Please know that the shift and classroom you are assigned is subject to change based on the needs of the school. All of our staff work shifts throughout the year in 7:30-4:30, 8-5, 8:30-5:30, or 9-6 time slots.  The schedule is set based on the needs of the school and availability of our staff. There are 6 hour shifts available.