The Montessori Academy of Arlington is hiring a Montessori credentialed Early Childhood Teacher to begin working as soon as possible. A love of the outdoors is A MUST. A bachelor's degree and experience working with 2 1/2 - 6 year old children is required. This position is full time, twelve month, and 40 hours per week.
The Early Childhood Lead Teacher will provide an organized, safe, and nurturing environment for children that encourages their social, emotional, physical, and intellectual development. The Lead Teacher is responsible for preparing and maintaining the environment in which the Montessori approach to education is implemented and incorporates TMA’s mission, culture, goals, values, philosophies, polices, and practices. The Lead Teacher will work with other TMA teachers as a team to assist in the design and implementation of appropriate instruction. The Lead Teacher will be accountable for maintaining the overall classroom environment to support Montessori teaching methods and demonstrate a devotion to lifelong learning and respect for the natural world. The Lead Teacher will have opportunities to grow professionally through decision making and working collaboratively to maintain positive relationships with families, children, and coworkers. The teacher will ensure the safety and supervision of children at all times.