Children’s House Clubroom Assistant
Childpeace Montessori School is seeking a primary Clubroom Assistant to begin August 29, 2022. The Clubroom Assistant assists a Montessori-trained Clubroom Guide in the napping and aftercare room adjacent to the morning classrooms. This position works Monday through Friday, 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., is hourly, non-exempt, and benefit-eligible (medical, dental, and vision insurance, paid time off, and more).
The starting wage range begins at $16.00 per hour.
We are looking for candidates who love to be with 3- to 6-year-olds, who would joyfully support the Clubroom Guide in preparing the aftercare environment, and in encouraging independence, engagement, and positive social skills under the Guide’s direction. This is a great position for individuals wanting to start or strengthen their experience working with children while gaining a deeper understanding of Montessori practices and principles.
This individual must register with Oregon Department of Education Early Learning Division, Central Background Registry prior to hire.
Our staff work with hundreds of toddlers through adolescents in their educational journey every year. Childpeace’s classrooms offer a beautiful, vibrant environment in northwest Portland three blocks from the Willamette River near several urban parks, walking trails, and restaurants. Our school is located within several blocks of major bike and bus routes with many staff commuting by bike and bus. Childpeace supports our staff with a competitive salary structure and benefits package, a program rooted in AMI standards, a commitment to professional development, beautiful and well equipped classroom environments, strong administrative support, and a dynamic working community of Montessori professionals.
Childpeace values responsibility, educational excellence, love of learning, sustainability, and equity as important characteristics of our learning community. We strongly encourage applications from candidates with diverse backgrounds, particularly those from historically underrepresented groups, whose personal and professional experiences will help us work toward our vision to shape the future of our world through the cultivation of inquisitive minds and socially responsible young citizens.
Interested applicants are invited to submit the following documents our employment page at https://childpeace.org/employment.html:
- A cover letter describing where you are in your professional journey and why you are interested in this position
- Your resume detailing training and experience
- Two references with names, how you are connected to them, and contact information
Childpeace Montessori School does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, national or ethnic origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, physical or mental ability, or any other status protected under local, state or federal laws in the admission of otherwise qualified students or in the administration of its educational policies or programs, hiring, or employment practices.