Title: Montessori Assistant Teacher (Toddler, Primary-multiple openings)
Contact Name: Chris Booth, Montessori Director/Dean of Faculty
2121 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Greene Towne Montessori School is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Montessori Assistant Teacher. The Assistant will assist the Montessori Lead Teacher in the classroom. Duties of the Assistant include helping to maintain a beautiful Montessori environment, adherence to the Department of Human Services Standards, upkeep of the classroom, assisting with diapering and toileting, guiding children in their learning, and involvement with cooking and craft projects. The Assistant is an important part of the team that helps the children to become more independent and capable people.
Greene Towne has multiple openings in our Toddler (18 months-3 years old) and Primary (3 years-6 years old including Kindergarten) classrooms.
Qualifications: Early Childhood teaching experience is required. Montessori experience is helpful. Greene Towne Montessori School is seeking individuals that have a love for children, possess a growth-mindset, are organized self-starters, and are flexible and sensitive to the needs that arise in the life of an active school.
Benefits: Competitive compensation. Health, dental & vision insurance for full-time employees. Retirement plan and term life. Regular professional development in areas including Montessori methodology, diversity equity and inclusion work, and communication skills.
Community: Our programs aim to meet the diverse needs of the children and families we serve (60 Toddler & 130 Primary students). Our center city location allows us to take advantage of Philadelphia’s cultural and educational opportunities.
To apply: Email letter of interest, resume, and contact information for three professional references, to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Deadline: 7/30/22. Position start date: Some positions are available now; others begin August 29, 2022. Applications will be reviewed as they are received.
About Greene Towne Montessori School
Greene Towne Montessori School, located in Center City, Philadelphia, is dedicated to providing a stimulating learning environment for children ages 18 months through 6 years, consistent with the values and principles developed by Dr. Maria Montessori. Greene Towne Montessori School instills in young children an understanding of learning as a personal process, a sense of agency in building self and community, and the joy of possibility. Greene Towne Montessori School values diversity as part of its mission, provides equal employment opportunity, and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, national origin, disability, ancestry, citizenship, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law.