Do you love working with children? Do you want to learn more about Montessori? Guidepost Montessori is hiring Assistant Guides to help us in our multi-age classrooms, ranging from 0 to 3 years old.
About the Role
In this role, you will work with children in different classrooms and ages. This is a great opportunity to learn about the Montessori method, as you will learn from experienced teachers at all levels. We are looking for someone who can help support our classrooms, our after-school program, and assist with classroom preparation, and willing to pitch in wherever needed!
This position is a full-time 7:00 am - 3:00 pm role with great benefits, including health, dental, and vision insurance, a 401K, a competitive rate of pay, ongoing professional development, and a generous 75% tuition discount for up to 2 children!
This role is a great opportunity to get your foot in the door at Guidepost Montessori. Exceptional assistants may be able to take training to become lead teachers in the future!
Strong interpersonal skills
A benevolent approach toward parents and children
2+ years of experience working with infants and toddlers (in nursery, preschools, day camps, creche, etc.)
A willingness to grow and learn
Willingness to float between classrooms, prepare the classroom, wash dishes, change diapers, etc.
What we offer:
Ongoing professional development
A network of supportive peers and mentors who regularly share best practices
Career growth and promotion opportunities
A competitive salary
Health, dental, and vision insurance
Paid time off and paid holidays
75% tuition discount for two children at any school in our network (we serve children 3 months through 12th grade)
The opportunity to contribute to a high-quality Montessori program that serves the individual needs of each child
Guidepost Montessori is a community of trained educators who are driven by a deep desire to bring about widespread change in education today. To meet the needs of today's students and to bring about true progress in the world around us, we need an education model that fosters independence and develops competent, capable, action-oriented thinkers and change agents. To that end, we are committed to dramatically increasing the amount of high-fidelity, authentic Montessori programs, not only in the U.S. but around the globe!
If you love children and have been looking for the right opportunity to grow, join our school community by applying below!
We are a growing community of high-fidelity, authentic, neighborhood Montessori schools based in the US. We are a team of passionate and professional educators who care deeply about getting education right and for us, getting education right starts with a Montessori foundation from birth. We serve children from birth through upper elementary in communities across the country. Our schools are clean, safe, warm, welcoming, and brimming with talented guides and administrators dedicated to providing the highest quality learning environment to the children in our care.