Montessori of Alameda is seeking team members who are committed to getting it right for children right from the start. We are looking for energetic, compassionate educators who delight in marveling with children and introducing the world to them. At Montessori of Alameda we know the power of passionate educators when it comes to unleashing children’s potential. We are a community of educators who seek to grow together in our craft knowledge to ensure that we thrive as professionals and our students thrive as learners and citizens.
Montessori of Alameda is currently seeking a Lead Montessori Teacher to join our Toddler Program
Lead Montessori Teacher
The Lead Montessori Teacher will implement curriculum in a safe, healthy and nurturing classroom environment that supports each child’s social, emotional, physical and cognitive growth and development.
Facilitate classroom activities.
Create engaging, age-appropriate lessons while holding true to the Montessori Model.
Establish classroom management utilizing positive coaching.
Encourage and assist in positive social interactions.
Ensure safety and well-being of children at all times.
Experience and Education:
Degree in Early Childhood Education or related field or equivalent professional experience.
AMI or AMS certification
Knowledgeable about Montessori philosophy and materials.
Prior experience with 0-5 year olds.
Experience working in a certified child development center.
Specific requirements set by minimum state standards and/or accreditation
Why work for us? Because we truly care about our people!
In addition to an engaging and dynamic work environment, we offer competitive benefits such as medical insurance, 401(k), paid time off, education scholarships, child tuition discounts, and more. Endeavor Schools is a growing family of private schools that is united by the belief that families deserve schools that are worthy of their trust. The mission of Endeavor Schools is to empower our schools with the tools, resources and support required to deliver on the promises made to our children and families. Our vision is to create optimal teaching and learning environments that transform the lives of those we serve.
Endeavor Schools is an equal opportunity employer.
Safety Statement: Endeavor Schools is committed to provide a safe school environment for our employees and our students. As such, we follow strict CDC guidelines for school operations, including, but not limited to, the use of Personal Protective Equipment like masks while on school grounds, taking temperatures of staff and students, and sanitizing classrooms and surfaces throughout the day. Employees of Endeavor Schools are expected to follow all work and safety guidelines/procedures each day.
About Montessori of Alameda
Montessori of Alameda in Portland, Oregon is based on the philosophy of Maria Montessori. Our environment is enriched by current research in early childhood development, conflict resolution and psychology.
We believe that every child is born a unique individual. We are trained Montessori teachers and are committed to observe each child’s behavior, interests and to prepare our classrooms so they reflect each individual’s tendencies and needs.