Montessori School of Evergreen (MSE) is a non-profit day school serving students Toddler – Eighth Grade. MSE is dedicated to its mission of inspiring a lifelong love of learning in each student through meaningful, dynamic, and innovative experiences. MSE is fully accredited by both the American Montessori Society and the Association of Colorado Independent Schools.
MSE is seeking an Assistant Teacher to join our well-established Primary team starting in August to provide coverage for a leave of absence through December. Assistant Teachers maintain and contribute to an exceptional learning environment for students age three years through Kinder Year. Duties include preparing and maintaining the classroom environment, creating materials, giving individual and small group lessons as directed by the Lead Teacher, helping with classroom management, supervising the playground, checking student work, attending to the logistical aspects of the classroom, and aiding the Lead Teacher in evaluating student progress. The ideal candidate for the position would also be able to adapt to an online learning environment if needed. In addition, Assistant Teachers participate fully in the life of the school. This includes attending faculty meetings and collaborating with a team in a mission-driven environment.
Minimum qualifications include experience working with children. Experience with the Montessori philosophy is preferred. An ideal candidate has a strong work ethic, a positive attitude, and excellent communication and organizational skills. Candidates should demonstrate a willingness to be challenged and to grow professionally.
Compensation is commensurate with experience and education. MSE is an equal opportunity employer. Please email a letter of interest, resume, and references to Meghan Phillips, Lower School Head, at firstname.lastname@example.org.