Employment

We are always looking for bright, talented staff to help us achieve our mission of “letting the child lead.” Here are our current employment opportunities:

 


Montessori Classroom Assistant

Downtown Montessori Academy is looking to hire a part-time, flexible and energetic Montessori Classroom Assistant to work in a creative and hands-on, elementary-age environment for the 2017-2018 school year.

In this position you will work with the Montessori Teacher in implementing the Montessori approach in the classroom and enrichment programs by creating a warm, nurturing, safe environment for children, in which individuality is respected and independence is encouraged.

Candidates should have a minimum of a 2-year degree or pursuing a degree, preferably in Early Childhood or Education. Experience working in a Montessori classroom preferred, although not required.

Hours available are weekdays, Monday – Friday, approximately 15-20 hours per week while school is in session.

After School Childcare Teacher and Floater

**Great opportunity for college students!**
Downtown Montessori Academy is looking for an individual who is interested in working with preschool and elementary-aged children for the 2017-2018 school year. Candidates should enjoy encouraging children in creative activities, creating a safe and nurturing environment and developing healthy relationships with both children and peers.

Job expectations may include:
*Lunch & Playground supervision
*Prepping classroom materials for lead teachers
*Planning small art activities
*Preparing daily snack

Physical Requirements:
*Must be 18 years or older
*Must be able to move small furniture or items
*Must be able to spend time outdoors as needed
*Must be able to perform light cleaning/disinfecting with cleaning solution
*Bending, sitting, standing as needed to actively engage children

Hours available are weekdays, Monday – Friday, approximately 15-20 hours per week while school is in session with a varying start and end time as needed. We are willing to work with your class schedule but the hours primarily needed are 2:00PM to 6:00PM


Send your resume and cover letter to:
Liz Becerra: lbecerra@downtownmontessori.com or Fax: (414) 744-6007