Job responsibilities include providing daily support to an AMI-trained teacher in a multi-aged Montessori classroom.
$ 1,000 hiring bonus payable in two installments ($500 to be paid on your first payroll and $500 to be paid after three successful months on the job)
Key Responsibilities Include the Following:
Observing and supporting children for safety and learning goals;
Helping with daily needs of children, snack, lunch, and toileting support as needed for youngest children;
Refilling paper, paint, polish and other daily maintenance;
Cleaning as needed;
Material making or repair of activities as needed;
Supervising during both playground and lunch time for safety and peer problem solving.
Assisting the youngest children with settling down for nap time.
Enjoy a dynamic day with young children;
Remain curious about human development and how to be supportive of children in your care;
Believe in the potential of each child and their desire to learn and grow;
Possess excellent English communication skills, both written and verbal;
Bring a collaborative and flexible approach to working with colleagues;
Maintain a growth mindset as well as high standards for organization, punctuality, and attention to detail;
Demonstrate a desire to learn more about AMI Montessori practices and ability to learn on the job;
Successfully pass a criminal background check;
A minimum of six Early Childhood Education (ECE) units, actively working toward 12 units;
Provide three professional work references;
Be able to lift and carry 40 pounds.
Preferred Experience, Qualifications:
Experience working with young children;
Bachelor’s Degree in a related field;
Spanish fluency to share this gift with children;
Knowledge of early childhood education principles and practices.
Hours and Salary: This is a non-exempt, full-time position. Start date is immediate for the 2023-2024 school year. Start date is August 10, 2023. Hours are 7:30 am – 3:30 pm Monday, through Friday with one additional long day per week, staying until 4:30 pm. The salary and benefits package includes health and dental. Pay is commensurate with qualifications and experience.