Lead Primary (Early Childhood) Teacher

University Village Montessori School | Chicago, IL, United States

Posted Date 6/05/2019
Description

University Village Montessori is seeking lead teacher for one of our Primary (3-6 year old) classrooms beginning in August 2019, with a possibility to start earlier in the summer. This is a fulltime, year round position. The teacher should possess: an understanding of early childhood development; patience and respect for children; the ability to encourage children to be independent; model for them appropriate behavior; cultivate an environment rich with Montessori philosophy that is both safe and engaging for children; provide opportunities that enhance the child's social, physical and intellectual development; exhibit excellent interpersonal skills; and can effectively collaborate with students, parents, and staff to nurture a passion for learning in the young child.

We are an AMS full member school and are on Step 6 of the Pathway to AMS accreditation.

A bachelor's degree is required, in addition to being Montessori 3-6 certified by a MACTE accredited Montessori training program. A minimum of 2 to 5 years of experience as a lead teacher is desired

Please download the employment application from http://www.uvmontessori.com. To indicate your interest in the position submit a resume and cover letter to the Executive Director, Kiran Devani, via email info@uvmontessori.com. You may also contact us directly at 773-800-9780

Montessori Credentials Held
Early Childhood
Education Required
Bachelor's Degree
Job Type
Classroom Teacher/Staff
Position Type
Full-Time (12 mos.)
Phone(773) 800-9780

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