Montessori Early Childhood Co-Lead Teacher

Winfield Children's House | Falmouth, ME, United States

Posted Date 4/06/2021
Description

Winfield Children's House is seeking a teacher with a Montessori 3-6 credential to Co-Lead one of our Preschool/Kindergarten Classrooms.

The position requires a thoughtful, nurturing, conscientious teacher who has worked with young children, preferably in a Montessori school. The successful candidate should be inspired to teach, organized, self-directed, have good writing skills, and enjoy being part of a team. 

Winfield is located in Falmouth, Maine. Recently celebrating its 30th anniversary, Winfield serves approximately 100 students from 16 months- 6 years. We have two Toddler and four Early Childhood classrooms. Winfield has a full-time Outdoor Educator and Art teacher on staff. 

Responsibilities:

  • Follow schedules and routines 
  • Establish and maintain positive relationships with students, parents, and coworkers
  • Communicate with parents on student's growth and progress
  • Maintain the health and safety of all students
  • Prepare the classroom environment for optimal learning
  • Attend meetings and staff development

Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor's degree in Early Childhood/Elementary Education
  • MACTE Montessori 3-6 credential, or willingness to attend training (*tuition benefit offered)
  • Previous experience working with young children required
  • Passionate about working with children
  • Ability to build rapport with children
  • Positive and patient demeanor
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • The ability to work collaboratively in a supportive environment

Compensation:

Winfield offers a competitive compensation and benefits package, commensurate with experience. The position is full-time and can be year-round by teaching in the Summer Arts and Sciences Program. 

 

 

Credential Level
Early Childhood (2½ - 6)
Education Required
Bachelor's Degree
Job Type
Classroom Teacher/Staff
Position Type
Full-Time (academic year)
Phone(207) 797-8101

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