Early Childhood Storytime Teacher and Library Assistant (Part Time)

Wellan Montessori School | Newton Centre, MA, United States

Posted Date 9/20/2019

Wellan Montessori School is currently hiring for a part-time (17.5 hrs per week, 8:30-12 Monday through Friday) position beginning immediately.  

As Early Childhood Storytime Teacher, this individual will be responsible for planning and implementing storytime lessons for classroom groups of children ranging in age from 15 months to 6 years (toddlers and preschool). As Library Assistant, this role includes helping to  manage the school library collection; book processing, cataloging, and weeding; and providing support and suggested reading material to classroom teachers as needed.

The ideal candidate will be well organized, flexible, and well-versed in children's literature; have experience leading storytime lessons; have strong verbal and written communication skills; and be able to collaborate with other educators in our community to create an environment where children learn, socialize, explore, and grow together as global citizens. 


Position Details:

  • Part time (no benefits) for 2019-2020 school year
  • 17.5 hrs per week, Monday through Friday 8:30-12
  • Teaching children ages 15 months to 6 years



  • Bachelor's degree or higher
  • Teaching experience with toddlers/preschoolers
  • Library work experience
  • Strong collaboration skills


About Wellan Montessori School

Wellan 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 http://wellan.org.  Conveniently located near the Newton Centre T-stop.

Wellan 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.


Credential Level
Credential Required (level not specified)
Education Required
Bachelor's Degree
Job Type
Classroom Teacher/Staff
Position Type
Part-Time (academic year)
Phone(617) 969-4488

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