Toddler Assistant (Spanish Speaking)

Greenspring Montessori School | Lutherville, MD, United States

Posted Date 5/07/2019

Toddler Assistant (Spanish Speaking)

Greenspring Montessori School is seeking a Spanish-Speaking Toddler Classroom Assistant. The right candidate is a loving, experienced, and mature leader interested in supporting authentic Montessori practice in a Dual-Language (Spanish/English) Montessori Environment. The Assistant is a native or fluent Spanish-speaker.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Prepare the classroom environment
  • Manage the “flow” of the classroom
  • Support children in their own resolution of conflicts and concerns
  • Be a role model for children in speech, tone, demeanor, and actions
  • Serve as a record keeper of the work children are engaged in and children’s social interactions
  • Help set up for nap and lunch
  • Supervise recess
  • Support dismissal
  • Assist with cleaning
  • Assist with toileting
  • Serve the needs of the children and community


  • Fluent Spanish-speaking skills (native Spanish-speaker preferred)
  • Have an understanding of and deep appreciation for Montessori education
  • Have a great love for working with young children
  • Have a strong work ethic
  • Actively seek professional growth and development
  • Be a team player
  • Be solution-oriented
  • Be seeking a long-term position
  • Be excited to join the Greenspring Montessori School community!


This is a 10-month, full-time positionOccasional evening and weekend work may be required as job duties demand. Benefits for full-time employees include health, dental, paid sick days and holidays, and tuition remission for qualified dependents.



  • Pass a background check
  • Have OCC qualifications for preschoolers
  • Have previous experience with preschoolers


During first year of employment:

  • Attend a Greenspring Montessori training workshop for new assistants
  • Review Assistants’ manual
  • Review assigned Montessori books, articles, and videos

After one year of employment:

  • Attend an assistants’ training course offered by an accredited Montessori training program (expense to be paid by the school)

Authorization to work in the United States is a pre-condition of employment at Greenspring Montessori School.

If you are interested in this position, please email your resume and cover letter to

Montessori Credentials Held
Credential Required (level not specified)
Education Required
High School
Job Type
Classroom Teacher/Staff
Position Type
Full-Time (academic year)
Phone(410) 321-8555

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