Job

Toddler Assistant Teacher

Amherst Montessori School, Amherst MA
Infant/Toddler (0-3 years)

Description

The Toddler Assistant will play a supporting role in the success of the school. They will contribute to the education and socio-emotional development of children ages 15 months to 3 years old in the Toddler classroom. The Assistant’s role is to support the Guide in utilizing research-based best practices in Montessori instruction in a student-centered learning environment appropriate to the intellectual, physical, social, and emotional needs of all learners. Position Details The Toddler Assistant Teacher role is a full time, benefited, 12-Month position. Start date: August 23rd, 2021 Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday Compensation: $14.00 to $18.00 per hour

Qualifications

Required Qualifications: High School Diploma and EEC Certification or eligibility are required. Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Education or a related field Montessori Method training/familiarity with pedagogy Experience as an assistant in an early-childhood setting, collaborating as a member of a teaching faculty, supervising children, and supporting instruction for students with diverse socio-emotional and learning support needs. Kind, caring, compassionate, and enthusiastic Well-organized Excellent written and oral communication skills.

Benefits

Contact Information

Visit our website for full position description: https://amherstmontessori.org/about/careers/toddler-assistant-teacher Please submit resume, cover letter, and three references to Kelly Edreich at kedreich@amherstmontessori.org. We will be accepting applications until position is filled.