Our school incorporates Dr. Montessori's principles with the influences of the Reggio Emilia approach. We are an ISAAGNY (Independent Schools Admissions Association of Greater New York) non-profit school of children aged 2-6 and a full-time teaching staff of 43. Our staff is particularly supportive and serves as a community of learners. Our parent body is generous and committed to the work of the school. Please visit our website to learn more about the school: http://washingtonmarketschool.org
We are looking for associate and assistant teachers who have had some experience in early childhood education or relevant field experience. They will work with experienced professionals in a team of three to learn and perfect their skills. Candidates should have knowledge of child development, developmentally appropriate teaching strategies, and excellent verbal and written communication skills. The hours of employment for the 2020-2021 are 8:15 AM – 3:30 PM, Monday through Friday. School begins August 24th and ends June 19th. Salary commensurate with experience.
Our school pays full health benefits including dental, midwifery and therapeutic. After a year's employment, the school offers a 5% salary match for our annual 401K benefit. We reimburse partial or full tuition for relevant courses as well as total financial support for Montessori training. Our staff enjoys travel and conferences both locally and internationally through the school's generous fundraising efforts.
Please send your resume and a cover letter to Resumes@wms-nyc.org
All resumes must be accompanied with a cover letter to be considered. No phone calls please.
Please do not apply if you have already sent in a resume previously.