Seeking a certified, trained and experienced guide to lead our toddler community of 10-12 children ages 18-36 months. Our school is situated on 10 acres with open grassy fields, a wooded area with nature trail, a full working child-friendly garden, playground and the home to 2 pet rabbits! Fun, friendly and close-knit team of staff members and a great, supportive parent community. Full or part-time hours available, summers optional. Will consider candidates interested in beginning training within the first year of teaching. 2 year contract required. Relocation financial assistance available for the right candidate.
0-3 Montessori Training (AMS, AMI, MACTE)
2 yrs experience
First Aid/CPR Certified
Managing and caring for a class of 10-12 toddlers in a morning preschool program implementing the Montessori Method. Afternoon hours leading Parent & Child Infant/Toddler Classes available. Leading conferences, parent education meetings, planning sessions, etc. Preparing space before opening and cleaning up after closing.
Deep understanding of Montessori Philosophy, passion for quality early childhood education, passion for nature connection and understanding of the importance of spending time outdoors in all types of weather. Ability to use positive discipline and understanding of intrinsic motivation. RIE training or understanding of RIE philosophy.