Primary Classroom Assistant

Wellan Montessori School | Newton Centre, United States

Posted Date 5/17/2019

Primary Classroom Assistant (position beginning August 2019)


Position Overview:


Newton Montessori School is currently seeking a Primary (ages 3-6) Classroom Assistant Teacher for a full-time position beginning on 8/22/2019.  Primary Classroom Assistant Teachers provides integral support to the Primary classroom teachers, and other areas of the school as needed (such as recess and lunch coverage), in a Montessori environment. Hours are from 7:30am through 3:30pm, M-F; attendance at special events and staff meetings outside of normal school hours may be required.


The ideal candidate will be patient, flexible, professional, and dependable; have strong multi-tasking and classroom management skills; and have the ability to collaborate with other educators in our community to create an environment where children learn, socialize, explore, and grow together.


Position Details:


  • This is a full-time position for the 2019 2020 school year.
  • Hours are M-F, 7:30am to 3:30pm, plus attendance at required staff meetings and occasional nights and weekends
  • Salary is competitive/commensurate with experience.
  • 403(b), Medical, Dental, FSA, and Vision benefits


Minimum Required Qualifications:


  • Experience working with children ages 3-6 in a school setting
  • At least 3 professional references
  • Bachelor's Degree or beyond in related field.
  • EEC qualified or certified.


Preferred Additional Experience:


  • Bi/Multilingual
  • Familiarity with Montessori environment


About Newton Montessori School


Newton Montessori School is a joyful, academically-rich learning environment in which each member is supported and challenged to discover strengths and explore opportunities. We empower children, families, and staff to reach their fullest potential as passionate life-long learners who are confident, independent thinkers, and caring, responsible contributors toward peace in our world. Learn more at Conveniently located near the Newton Centre T-stop.


Newton Montessori School believes that each individual is entitled to equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, gender, pregnancy, age, religion, national origin, ancestry, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, military service, application for military service, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected under federal or Massachusetts law. The School will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities, in accordance with applicable law. The School's equal employment opportunity practices extend to recruitment, hiring, job assignment, compensation, benefits, transfer, promotion, training, discipline, and all other terms, conditions, and privileges of employment.


For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.

Montessori Credentials Held
Credential Required (level not specified)
Education Required
Bachelor's Degree
Job Type
Classroom Teacher/Staff
Position Type
Part-Time (12 mos.)
Phone(617) 969-4488

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