Preschool Assistant Teacher Position 2019-2020

Kingsley Montessori School | Boston, MA, United States

Posted Date 7/29/2019
Description

DESCRIPTION:

Kingsley is looking for applicants for the position of Preschool Assistant Teacher. We seek reflective, intentional educators who want to contribute to a progressive, integrated curriculum informed by Montessori pedagogy and principles. As an Assistant Teacher, will work closely with the classroom teaching team and share responsibility for all aspects of our students’ classroom experience while developing strong partnerships with parents and colleagues. Other important duties include advancing your professional and personal growth and fulfilling administrative duties. All teachers attend regular meetings and share responsibilities with other faculty in the areas of curriculum management, classroom schedules, record keeping, student needs, and the classroom environment. The Preschool Assistant Teacher reports to the Early Childhood Director of Education.

Please visit our website at www.kingsley.org for more information.

ABOUT US:

Located in the heart of Boston’s Back Bay, Kingsley is an independent day school guided by a unique blend of Montessori philosophy and innovative programming. Kingsley offers a Montessori education tailored to the talents, curiosity, and growth of each student. Our progressive, inquiry-based programs cultivate students’ social and academic development, and prepare them to advance successfully to top public and independent middle schools. Our program’s commitment to knowing every child and to partnering with parents propels each student to access his or her potential.

QUALIFICATIONS:

?  BA/BS degree required ; MA degree preferred

?  American Montessori Society (AMS) or Association Montessori Internationale (AMI) teaching credentials are a plus but are not required

?  Experience with a variety of instructional methods and multi-age learning environments

?  Ability to work collaboratively with faculty to enhance curriculum and community

?  Commitment to meeting the needs of each child

?  Commitment to professional growth and best practices in education

BENEFITS:

?  Competitive, independent school salaries

?  Matching 403b plan

?  Dental, Health, and Flexible Spending (FSA)

?  Extensive, professional development opportunities, including Montessori training

?  Qualified transportation program

?  Tuition reimbursement available for Kingsley employees seeking Montessori certification

?  Kingsley tuition remission of up to 50% for eligible children of full-time employees

TO APPLY, CANDIDATES SHOULD SEND THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION* BY EMAIL:

?  A cover letter describing your interest in the position with an overview of your background and experience with children and education

?  A current resume

APPLICATIONS SHOULD BE SENT TO:

Karen Diamond

Assistant to the Head of School

working@kingsley.org

*electronic file names must be in the following format:

FirstName LastName Cover Letter Year

FirstName LastName Resume Year

Credential Level
Credential Not Required
Education Required
Bachelor's Degree
Job Type
Classroom Teacher/Staff
Position Type
Full-Time (academic year)
Phone(617) 226-4900

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