We are a full AMS member Montessori School located in beautiful Corte Madera in Marin County looking to hire an assistant teacher to work with children ages 3-5 under the guidance of an AMS-trained Montessori Head Teacher. We would like a team member who is both eager to learn, flexible and able to adapt to any situation that arises, and overall dedicated to the holistic development and well-being of children. Prior experience working in a Montessori environment is required.
As a teacher assistant, you will assist an AMS-trained Head Teacher in one of our three Primary classrooms. The classroom will have up to 20 children between the ages of 3 and 5 years old. A typical day includes setting up the classroom with the head teacher in the morning, greeting your students and their parents when they arrive, leading a circle time with stories and/or songs, watching over the children during their work periods, assisting on the playground during morning and afternoon recess, helping in the classroom during lunchtime, and tidying up the classroom at the end of the day.
Hours: 8:30am - 3:30 pm
• At least 12 ECE units required
• Prior experience working in a Montessori environment
• Prior experience working with children ages 2-6
• Able to lift 30 lbs
• Desire to learn and to be an integral part of a team
• Able to lead a circle time with stories and songs
All candidates must have a TB test, Livescan, current CPR and state-mandated child abuse reporter training.
If you are interested, please include a resume with your response. Thank you!