Do you speak Spanish Fluently? 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 in the Spanish Immersion program at our Wicker Park campus!
We're looking for an enthusiastic, adaptable Assistant Guide (Teacher) who has a passion for working with children ages 2-6 to assist in our Montessori classrooms.
This role is full-time, with a competitive benefits package and tuition discount.
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.
- Experience working with children ages 0-6 in a preschool, daycare, RIE or Reggio Emilia programs
- Valid negative TB test and CPR/First Aid Certification
- Ability to work well with other adults
- Growth mindset and problem-solving approach
- Familiarity with the Montessori approach to education is preferred, but not required
- Have obtained 30 college level credits including 6 ECE units, or have an up to date CDA
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!
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