Early Childhood Assistant Teacher

Cedar River Montessori School | Renton, WA, United States

Posted Date 5/14/2019
Description

Are you an energetic, positive, patient, and joyful educator seeking to make an impact on our youngest generation of global citizens? Do you have a love of the great outdoors along with experience working with children ages 3-6? Can you bring with you a background of diverse experiences and perspectives to foster connections with our students, families, and staff?

Cedar River Montessori School, in Renton, WA, seeks an Early Childhood Assistant Teacher for the 2019-20 school year to join an awesome staff. Candidates must be empathetic, patient, flexible, and respectful. Duties include supporting the lead Montessori teacher, classroom management, encouraging independence in young children, and playground supervision. Ideal candidate will be working toward or hold a CDA or a bachelor’s degree, with a minimum of one year working with children ages 3-6 in a group setting. Start date of June 24 in our summer program (a summer/Montessori hybrid classroom), with the main Montessori program beginning in early September.  

Located on 12 acres of forested wetland and pasture, Cedar River Montessori is an AMS accredited, independent, non-profit school for students ages 3 through 14 in Renton, WA. Cedar River Montessori students follow their natural interests as they explore their world, discovering the interconnectedness of personal responsibility, environmental stewardship, and social equity. Students learn how to work independently and collaboratively, experiencing a transformative education as they grow into the next generation of engaged, global thinkers who compassionately challenge the status quo. Founded in 1981, we strive to be a diverse and inclusive community.

Cedar River Montessori values the rich cultures, traditions, and ethnicities our families come from, and we are looking for diverse applicants who represent these backgrounds.

Montessori Credentials Held
Credential Not Required
Education Required
High School
Job Type
Classroom Teacher/Staff
Position Type
Full-Time (12 mos.)
Phone(425) 271-9614

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