Elementary School Guide (6-9 years old) with potential for growth in leadership and administration
Start Date: August 2019
If your passion is teaching to the individual and to encourage the love of learning in others while being surrounded by a supportive team that values your ideas and your creativity in the classroom... than this is a great opportunity.
We are a private small, accredited school and learner-driven community with the mission that each student is an individual. We combine elements of the Montessori method with hands-on materials in a beautiful 5 acre campus. The outdoors are an integral part of our learning day.
We have mixed-aged classrooms, with a self-paced learning design as opposed to grade-levels.
We are seeking a full time Elementary School Guide to work with our elementary school aged learners.
We are looking for a smart, organized individual who is passionate about guiding children on their independent journey of lifelong learning, and who possesses an understanding on the Montessori philosophy.
The ideal candidate MUST have at 3 years experience in Montessori Elementary classroom and must hold a Montessori Training Certificate in ages 6-9 or 9-12. The candidate must also have a Bachelor's degree.
Our Guide must have great communication skills, must have a great ability to record keep and monitor progress on Montessori curriculum, and create lessons that nurture curiosity.
If interested, please contact us at 305.248.2308 .
Job Type: Full-time
Preferred experience and skills: Experience managing mixed aged groups of children; experience planning and implementing games or projects; deeply curious and ready to learn and work hard; agile with online learning; excellent writing and interpersonal communication skills; entrepreneurial thinker; reader; deep love for children and a trust and respect for their ability to learn and grow without heavy adult intervention; kind-hearted and tough-minded; independent worker.
Salary: Our Guides receive competitive pay, commensurate with experience.
If you’d like to begin the process to apply for this opportunity, please email us your resume.