Montessori Assistant

Montessori Schoolhouse at Hollywood | Davie, FL, United States

Posted Date 11/16/2023

We are seeking a dedicated and nurturing individual to join our team as a Montessori Assistant. As a crucial member of our educational community, you will work closely with the lead Montessori teacher to create a supportive and engaging learning environment for children.


  1. Assist the lead teacher in implementing the Montessori curriculum, fostering independence, creativity, and a love for learning.
  2. Support individual and small group activities, ensuring that each child receives personalized attention.
  3. Create and maintain a safe, clean, and organized classroom environment that aligns with Montessori principles.
  4. Observe and document children's progress, communicating effectively with parents and colleagues.
  5. Encourage positive social interactions and assist in resolving conflicts among children.
  6. Collaborate with the lead teacher to plan and execute developmentally appropriate activities.
  7. Foster a sense of respect and responsibility among the children, promoting a positive classroom culture.
  8. Provide assistance during snack time, outdoor play, and other daily routines.
  9. Participate in professional development opportunities to enhance your understanding of Montessori education.
  10. Uphold the values and philosophy of the Montessori approach in daily interactions with children, parents, and colleagues.


  1. High school diploma or equivalent; Montessori certification or coursework is a plus.
  2. Previous experience working with young children in an educational setting.
  3. Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  4. Patience, flexibility, and a passion for early childhood education.
  5. Ability to work collaboratively in a team-oriented environment.
  6. Knowledge of Montessori philosophy and principles.
  7. First aid and CPR certification (or willingness to obtain).

If you are passionate about providing a nurturing and enriching educational experience for young learners, we invite you to apply for the Montessori Assistant position.

Montessori Credential Level
Credential Not Required
Education Required
Some College
Job Type
Classroom Teacher/Staff
Position Type
Part-Time (academic year)
Phone(954) 743-4800

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