Elementary Assistant Teacher
Amherst Montessori School, Amherst MA
Lower Elementary (6-9 years)
The Elementary Assistant will play a supporting role in the success of the school. They will contribute to the education and socio-emotional development of children in 1st through 6th grade in the Elementary classroom. The Assistant’s role is to support the Lead Guides 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.
The Elementary Assistant role is a full time, benefitted, 10-Month position with additional summer responsibilities.
Start date: August 23rd, 2021
Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Monday through
High School Diploma and experience in an Elementary classroom, EEC Certification or eligibility are required.
Bachelor’s Degree in Education or a related field
Montessori Method training/familiarity with pedagogy
Experience as an assistant in an elementary/primary school 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
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
For full job description, view the listing here: https://amherstmontessori.org/about/careers/elementary-assistant-teacher
Please submit resume, cover letter, and three references to Kelly Edreich at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We will be accepting applications until the position is filled.