Montessori School of Champaign Urbana is seeking a full time lead teacher for our Toddler classroom for the 20/21 school year. Lead teacher must show initiative, leadership, management, and organizational skills. In addition, ability to problem-solve and communicate effectively with staff, parents, children, is required. Applicants must have an understanding of early childhood development, patience and ability to show care and interest in our toddler community. Must encourage children to be independent, model appropriate behavior, and prepare a rich learning environment fostering social, physical and intellectual development.
Minimum of 2 years’ experience in an infant/toddler Montessori program preferred with an Associate’s degree in Early Childhood Education. A Bachelor’s degree in a related field is preferred. Infant and Toddler Montessori teaching credential is strongly preferred. Preference for someone who is DCFS Director qualified. Salary and compensation is competitive, commensurate with education and experience.
Benefits include: insurance, paid holidays, PTO, tuition discount, professional development and a great work environment.
Please submit resume, three professional references, and a one-page cover letter defining your interest in Montessori education to: email@example.com or contact the school at 217-356-1818.