Position Title: Montessori Teacher, Children’s House (PreK-K, 4-6 year olds)
Duties of the Position: Develop and implement developmentally-appropriate lessons and practices that reflect the Montessori approach to education while addressing District Essential Learning Standards and Common Core State Standards in a multi-age environment..
Special Skills/Education Required: Must be certified or eligible to be certified by the Wisconsin DPI to teach pre-kindergarten and kindergarten aged children (Early Childhood). Must be willing to teach in a multi-age environment using the Montessori principles of education with fidelity. Must be trained or willing to be trained at the early childhood level in Montessori. Must be child centered and able to work cooperatively with staff.
Additional Comments: Prefer knowledge of/experience with Montessori, Responsive Classroom, Professional Learning Communities (PLCs), Response to Intervention (RtI), Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS). This person will also play an essential role in the promotion and continued development of Viroqua Area Montessori School (VAMS), which is a public charter school within the Viroqua Area School District.
About Viroqua Area Montessori School
Viroqua Area Montessori School (VAMS) is a public charter school serving students from 4K through 8th grade located within the Viroqua Elementary and Middle Schools. VAMS has a strong support system of community members and families throughout the Driftless region.
We are currently seeking a Children’s House Teacher (PreK-K, 4-6 year olds) who is passionate about children and Montessori education.