We are a full AMS member Montessori School located in beautiful Corte Madera in Marin County looking to hire an assistant teacher to work with children ages 2-3 under the guidance of an AMS-trained Montessori Head Teacher. We would like a team member who is both eager to learn, flexible and able to adapt to any situation that arises, and overall dedicated to the holistic development and well-being of children. Prior experience working in a Montessori environment is required.
As a teacher assistant, you and another will assist an AMS-trained Head Teacher. The classroom will have up to 15 children between the ages of 2 and 3 years old. A typical day includes helping in our morning care program, setting up the classroom, greeting your students and their parents when they arrive, leading a circle time with stories and/or songs, changing diapers or pullups, watching over the children during their morning work period, assisting on the playground during morning and afternoon recess, helping in the classroom during lunchtime and nap time, tidying up the classroom at the end of the day, and briefly helping in our aftercare program.
Hours: 8:00am - 3:00 pm
• At least 12 ECE units required
• Prior experience working in a Montessori environment preferred
• Prior experience working with children ages 2-6
• Able to lift 30 lbs
• Desire to learn and to be an integral part of a team
• Able to lead a circle time with stories and songs
All candidates must have a TB test, Livescan, current CPR and state-mandated child abuse reporter training.
If you are interested, please include a resume with your response. Thank you!