Job

Toddler Lead Teacher

Oak Meadow School, Littleton MA
Infant/Toddler (0-3 years)

Description

Oak Meadow School seeks a highly motivated and energetic person to be a lead teacher in our Beginner’s Program (ages 15 months - 3 years). We are seeking an experienced teacher with a particular passion for working with the youngest children in our community. Applicants should have a Montessori Infant-Toddler credential from an accredited training center and consistently use current Montessori research and data to institute best classroom practices. The ideal candidate will work collaboratively with a classroom assistant, communicate confidently with parents, both verbally and in writing, and have strong organizational skills that allow for the structure and routine young children need.

Qualifications

* BA/BS degree required * Minimum of three years of teaching experience * A strong foundation in and understanding of Montessori philosophy and pedagogy * Interest in current educational research about innovation and social-emotional learning * Commitment to guiding children in the discovery of their own unique talents and potential * Commitment to professional growth and continuing education * Montessori infant/toddler certification is preferred (training is available for a qualified candidate: A commitment to Montessori certification/training is required as part of the role)

Benefits

* Competitive salary * Matching IRA plan * Health, Dental and Flexible Spending (FSA) * Extensive professional development opportunities * Tuition reimbursement program for eligible employees seeking Montessori training * Oak Meadow tuition remission for eligible children of full-time employees

Contact Information

Kellie McElhinney Director of Beginners, Children's House and Lower Elementary Programs employment@oakmeadow.org