The Montessori School of Huntsville is seeking an afternoon assistant for the 2020-2021 academic year. Candidates must have at least one year experience working with children in a group setting and have a minimum of a bachelor's degree, or be in the process of earning one.
The Afternoon Enrichment program extends the Montessori day for children ages 3 - 12 who need care outside of regular school hours. The Afternoon Enrichment teacher prepares a caring, nurturing environment that supports children's needs for rest and play at the end of a long day. Afternoon Enrichment teachers will prepare engaging activities in alignment with Montessori principles. Ideal candidates will have a portfolio of activities to share, both indoor and outdoor, that provide opportunities for social and emotional learning, loose parts / creative play, gross motor skill development, arts enrichment, i.e. visual arts, performing arts, and music and movement, etc. Passion for yearround outdoor learning is required. Spanish language skills are a plus!
Hours are 12:00-5:30, Monday - Friday. Availability during seasonal breaks is required, i.e. fall, winter, spring, and/or summer.
At MSH, we are commited to realizing Dr. Maria Montessori's vision for world peace through human development. Our community of Montessori professionals is dedicated to lifelong learning and personal growth. If you are passionate about working with young children, to prepare them for a life of purpose, integrity, and academic accomplishment, we'd love to have you join our team!