Assistant Preschool Teacher
Do you love working with young children? Have you been searching for a friendly team of educators who hold themselves to high standards? Have you been looking for a place where you can grow and learn and develop your career? Join our team and assist in a classroom that is transforming lives. Join our Kendall Park, NJ team and apply today!
We're looking for an enthusiastic, adaptable Assistant Guide (Teacher) & Extended Day Specialist who has a passion for working with children.
This is a full-time position, 8 hour paid day, 40-hour work week, with an hourly range of $15-$16/hr., depending on experience, and must be flexible to work between the hours of 7am - 6pm.
This role is a great opportunity to get your foot in the door and learn more about Montessori education! Many of our Assistant Guides ultimately grow to take on Lead Guide roles over time, thanks to our accredited Montessori training program we offer to exceptional employees.
We would love to talk to you if you:
- Hold a High school diploma/GED
- Hold a Child Development Associates (CDA Credential) - Preferred
- Are familiar with the development of young children
- Have strong interpersonal skills and a customer-service oriented mindset
- Are willing to grow and learn
- Have a valid negative TB test (in the last 12 months) or are willing to take prior to your state date
- Have a valid CPR certification or are willing to become certified prior to start date
Want to learn more about us?
Guidepost Montessori is a community of educators who truly believe that 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. For more information about us, check out our website.
Join our school community by applying below!
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!
See an example of our beautiful classrooms by taking a 360 tour of our schools:
- Museum Mile Campus (NY): https://my.matterport.com/show/?m=h3NozBh7sGh
- Old Town Campus (IL): https://my.matterport.com/show/?m=XVLHUp9xxXC
If you love children and have been looking for the right opportunity to grow, join our school community by applying below!
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