Elementary Assistant Teacher/Intern

Lakeland Montessori | Lakeland, FL, United States

Posted Date 1/14/2020
Lakeland Montessori Public Schools is accepting resumes to sponsor one individual for MACTE accredited Montessori Elementary training. Our school has an on-site MACTE accredited Montessori training center for Early Childhood and Elementary I-II certification. While completing certification, candidate would work in one of our classrooms as an assistant to one of our certified Montessori elementary teachers.
All of our classrooms, age 3-15, are included in our Accredited School status through the American Montessori Society (AMS) and through SACS/AdvancED.  We are committed to serving as a model public Montessori school to help fully implemented public Montessori education become a reality for more children across the nation.
Our goal for this position is to train a candidate to be ready to move up into a future lead teaching or co-teaching position.

Candidate's children will receive preference for enrollment.
Once moved up into a lead teaching or co-teaching position, the salary is $43,000+ depending on years of experience. While in training, the salary for the position is $25,000.00. We currently have thousands of students on our waitlist, however our employees' children receive preference for enrollment. We will sponsor and loan the tuition for a candidate's full Montessori teacher certification and internship through any MACTE accredited Montessori training center.  Your MACTE Montessori certification will also provide the opportunity for you to earn your Master's Degree in Education. Our employees are given 10 paid days of leave, many vacation days, and $6500.00 per year towards the choice of benefits and/or health expense reimbursement.

All of our employees begin vesting towards our excellent retirement plan on day one of their full-time employment. Our contribution for last year was over 8% of employee pay!
For initial consideration, please email your resume to jhill@lakelandmontessori.com.
Credential Level
Credential Not Required
Education Required
Bachelor's Degree
Job Type
Adult Learner/Trainee
Position Type
Full-Time (academic year)
Phone(863) 413-0003

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