compensation: Competitive hourly pay, Paid holidays (seven days) and school breaks (5 weeks), Full Medical and Dental Benefits, Matching 401K available employment type: full-time
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We are a full AMS member Montessori School located in beautiful Corte Madera in Marin County looking to hire an assistant teacher to work with children ages 3-5 under the guidance of an AMS-trained Montessori Head Teacher. We are looking for a team member who has a positive attitude, is eager to learn, is able to adapt to any situation that arises, and is overall dedicated to the holistic development and well-being of children. Prior experience working in a Montessori environment is preferred.
As a Teacher Assistant, you will assist an AMS-trained Head Teacher in one of our three Primary classrooms. The classroom will have up to 20 children between the ages of 3 and 5 years old. A typical day includes setting up the classroom with the head teacher in the morning, greeting your students and their parents when they arrive, leading a circle time with stories and/or songs, watching over the children during their work periods, assisting on the playground during morning and afternoon recess, helping in the classroom during lunchtime, and tidying up the classroom at the end of the school day. From 3:00 to 3:30, you will help in our aftercare program.
Hours: 8:00 or 8:30am - 3:00 pm
• At least 12 ECE units required
• Must be able to lead a 10-15 minute circle time with stories and songs
• Prior experience working in a Montessori environment highly recommended
• Prior experience working with children ages 2-6 required
• Able to lift a child up to 30 pounds if needed
• Desire to learn and to be an integral part of a team
All candidates must have a TB test, Livescan, current CPR and state-mandated child abuse reporter training.
If you are interested, please include a resume with your response. Thank you!
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