Assistant Teacher for Early Childhood Montessori Classroom

Valley Village Montessori School | Valley Village, CA, United States

Posted Date 5/03/2021
Description

Valley Village Montessori School is dedicated to supporting the highest potential of each child in a nurturing and safe environment that will foster intellectual and emotional growth while creating independence and inner discipline through exploration in the Montessori classroom. We support every child in becoming a joyful and courageous agent of peace, builder of community and creator of justice and beauty. We are a private, non profit Montessori school governed by a Board of Directors and located on a beautiful church campus in Valley Village, CA. We offer an enriched environment with programs based on the educational philosophies of Dr. Maria Montessori and are looking for a wonderful candidate to join our passionate and nurturing team of educators!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist the Lead Teacher in observing the classroom to ensure that the students remain peacefully engaged throughout the work cycle.
  • Support children in completing their Montessori works, as trained and directed by the Lead Teacher.
  • Assist children with social and personal hygiene skills, as needed.
  • Share any observations regarding student development with the Lead Teacher.
  • Model integrity, curiosity, responsibility, creativity and respect for all persons, as well as an appreciation for racial, cultural and family diversity.
  • Organize snack schedule and communicate snack needs to assigned families on a weekly basis.
  • Actively participate in staff meetings.
  • Interact in a professional and positive manner with other staff members and parents.
  • Comply with Valley Village Montessori's Confidentiality and Conflict of Interest policies.
  • Comply with all policies and procedures included in the VVM personal policies and Handbook.

We have modified our program based on state and local guidelines for best practices to ensure a safer environment for our students and staff during COVID19. We look forward to welcoming a new member to our wonderful team! 

Montessori Credential Level
Credential Required (level not specified)
Education Required
Some College
Job Type
Classroom Teacher/Staff
Position Type
Full-Time (academic year)
Phone(818) 505-1800

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