Volunteer Liaison (part-time, 8-12 hours/week beginning in August 2019)

Wellan Montessori School | Newton Centre, United States

Posted Date 5/17/2019

Position Overview:

NMS is currently seeking a part-time (no benefits) Volunteer Liaison to recruit and support volunteers to further the mission of the school, guiding them through the logistics of planning social events for families, school spirit activities for students, and staff appreciation efforts. The Volunteer Liaison will also work closely with the Admissions team to welcome new and prospective families to the school and participate in all-school activities and new program development.  The position will begin in August 2019 and amount to approximately 8-12 hours per week. Attendance at occasional staff meetings and school events may be required. 

The ideal candidate must have experience in recruiting volunteers, coordinating their work with the mission of the organization, and celebrating volunteer efforts; strong listening, public speaking, and writing communication skills; and be able to work highly flexible schedule. Experience in new program development is an asset.  The candidate should be patient, flexible, professional, and dependable; have strong multi-tasking and administrative skills; and have the ability to collaborate with other members of our community to create a positive environment.


Position Details:


  • This is a part-time position (no benefits) for the 2019-2020 school year.
  • Work schedule is generally M-F, averaging 2-3 hours per day (schedule is still to be determined).
  • Salary is competitive/commensurate with experience.


Minimum Required Qualifications:


  • At least 3 professional references
  • Bachelor's Degree or beyond in related field.


About Newton Montessori School


Newton 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://www.newtonmontessori.org/. Conveniently located near the Newton Centre T-stop.


Newton 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.


Montessori Credentials Held
Credential Required (level not specified)
Education Required
Bachelor's Degree
Job Type
Position Type
Phone(617) 969-4488

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