Montessori Preschool Assistant Teacher - Infants
Company: Montessori Academy
Posted on: May 3, 2021
Montessori Academy is a leading provider of Montessori
education in the Meridian, ID area. We currently invite applicants
to apply. A Montessori Teacher creates, manages and participates in
a variety of learning environments and activities that provide
opportunities for students to develop to their fullest potential
and achieve their learning objectives. They participate
collaboratively and professionally with other teachers and staff to
promote the general well-being of the school, and
collective/individual interest of its staff and student body.
Fully implements the Montessori curriculum in accordance with
directives and guidelines for implementation, demonstrates
understanding of school's educational programs (e.g. Classroom
environment, student work bulletin boards, parent communications
boards, classroom management, parent reports, assessments, center
Utilizes Montessori curriculum planning, including Practical Life,
Sensorial, Academic (Language/Literacy and Math), and the Cultural
Subjects (Science, Art, Music, Health, Geography, and History) and
ensures access and equity.
Acknowledges and encourages diversity and varying viewpoints by
providing images and experiences that reflects the local and global
Uses circle time and Montessori materials according to lesson plans
and varies the instructional materials used including contextual,
supplemental, teaching bulletin boards, teacher-constructed,
audio-visual, activity-based, hands-on, discovery, puzzles/games
Assesses developmental needs of children and works to incorporate
individual students' learning, physical and emotional needs through
providing a variety of materials and activities that encourage
children to explore their environment and develop social skills,
problem-solving skills and new ways of thinking.
Maintains accurate and timely educational assessments and progress
portfolios for all students assigned.
Utilizes Montessori supplemental materials as required by specific
classroom or program.
Maintains professional development requirement for Montessori
Certification Standards (AMS or MACTE)
Maintains licensure requirements as dictated by local or state
Actively participates in on-going professional development as
required by SEG management and operations.
ESSENTIAL SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:
Montessori (AMS or MACTE) certified preferred
High School diploma or GED required along with 2+ years of college
with at least a 2.5 GPA (Degree in ECE preferred).
Meets minimum preparation and experience required for certification
as an Early Childhood Education Teacher.
Complies with all state education and licensing standards, and
maintains validation of credentials for the position (i.e.
2+ years of experience in a Montessori classroom in a licensed
early childhood development center.
Strong organizational skills.
Must be 18 years of age or older.
Medical, dental, and vision insurance.
Company paid life insurance; supplemental life insurance
A 401(k) plan with matching employer contributions.
Paid vacation, holidays, and sick time.
Childcare tuition discounts.
Flexible spending plans for both medical and dependent care.
Paid professional development days.
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