Toddler/Young Children's Community Lead Guide

Mariposa Montessori School | Austin, TX, United States

Posted Date 1/09/2020

We are seeking a Temporary Lead Guide for our Young Children's Community (18 months to 3 years) to join our team of supportive teachers and staff. We have a warm, natural and nurturing environement. We need someone who takes initiative, has a peaceful and joyful personality, truly has a strong love for children, and embraces the Montessori Method, wholeheartedly. All applicants should hold a Birth to Three Montessori Credential from a MACTE approved training program.

This is a temporary position, from February 2020 to July 2020, to cover a lead guide going on maternity leave.

Some responsibilities include: 
Preparing and maintaining the environment
Observing and recording milestones for each child using tracking tools
Keeping daily records and writing two short weekly journal entries (Birth to Three)
Bi-Weekly classroom newsletter 
Child and parent orientations
Help lead workshops and meetings on implementing the Montessori philosophy
Cleaning and maintaining classroom organization and order 
Supervision and direction of your assigned assistant teachers
Your attendance and contributions would be expected at all school events

This position is full-time, five days per week per calendar year with occasional staff meetings and school events after hours. As a member of our salaried staff, you will receive paid time off days as well as all school holidays, paid. Each teacher receives a monthly classroom budget for purchasing and the creation of hand-made materials. Salary is competitive and reflective of education and experience. 

Come join our team at the only AMS Acredited school in Austin!

Credential Level
Infant & Toddler
Education Required
Some College
Job Type
Classroom Teacher/Staff
Position Type
Full-Time (12 mos.)
Phone(512) 428-4280

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