Full Time - Lead Montessori Teacher & Full or Part Time - Assistant Montessori Teacher

Big Sky Discovery School | Big Sky, MT, United States

Posted Date 2/11/2020
Description

Big Sky Discovery Academy

Discover Your Potential

www.bigskydiscoveryacademy.org

NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS for the 2020/2021 School Year

Job:    Full Time - Lead Montessori Teacher

            Full or Part Time - Assistant Montessori Teacher

Location: Big Sky, Montana

Grades: Early Childhood ages 2.5-6 

Qualifications:

Early Childhood Montessori certification preferred, as well as a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university.  A minimum of two years of prior Montessori or Early Childhood classroom teaching preferred.

Our ideal candidates are energetic, self-motivated teachers who are child-centered and committed to both academic excellence and character development. Creativity and innovative ideas are embraced and encouraged.  A candidate must be willing to collaborate with colleagues and communicate effectively with all members of the school community including families, students and staff.  Additionally, a candidate must demonstrate flexibility to adapt curriculum to meet the needs of individual students.

Position requires a demonstrated ability to:

  • Facilitate student learning with a calm/patient demeanor
  • Work cooperatively and collaboratively with staff, parents, and students
  • Be aware of the developmental needs of early childhood students and maintain an understanding of best practice in a Montessori classroom
  • Monitor student progress with a variety of assessment tools and measures of success
  • Perform other duties as determined by EC Program Director and Head of School
  • Other duties as assigned by Program Director and Head of School.

We require a Federal criminal/background records check.

Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits DOE

Deadline: Until filled

Send a cover letter, three reference names and contacts, two letters of recommendation, a resume and copies of relevant certifications or licensure to laura@bigskydiscoveryacademy.org

Credential Level
Credential Required (level not specified)
Education Required
Bachelor's Degree
Job Type
Classroom Teacher/Staff
Position Type
Full-Time (academic year)
Phone(406) 993-2008

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