Employment

Thank you for your interest in employment at Cornerstone Montessori School. We are currently hiring of the following positions:


Lead Montessori Toddler Teacher

Job Summary:

To establish, plan, and guide a classroom learning environment that supports the individual development of each child through the Montessori Method of education; to promote an atmosphere of respect between children, families and staff members; to be responsible for recording and reporting each child’s progress to their family and the school’s Director and Administrator.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • To help implement a structured Montessori program, ensuring that all children will succeed in meeting individual developmental and behavioral goals.?

  • To help train and educate assistant staff members in appropriate classroom management strategies and Montessori philosophy, and developmentally appropriate practices through class meetings, in-service training, and personal instruction.

  • To ensure the classroom environment is safe, all materials and furnishings are complete and appropriate, that fire drills and weather evacuation procedures are understood and practiced.

  • To help oversee the correct recording of classroom documents, including attendance, accident reports, and documentation of each child’s progress.

  • To help provide regular contributions to the newsletter; to help promote strong family and teacher communication through scheduled Fall Talk Abouts, Mid-Year Phone Conferences and Spring Portfolios.

Education, skills and attributes:

  • Toddler Montessori credential from an accredited training program

  • Bachelor’s Degree and experience in a Montessori classroom

  • CPR, First Aid, and Standard Precautions Training

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Agility, flexibility, and compassion

  • Strong personal commitment to the education of young children

The position begins ASAP.


Afternoon Classroom Aide

Job Summary: 

To facilitate aftercare activities for up to ten children ages 3-5 years old. 

Position details:

  • Consistent awareness of staff to child ratios

  • Care of the environment and closing of the classroom

  • Willingness to understand and implement the Montessori approach to early childhood education

Education, skills, attributes:

  • Minimum of high school diploma and at least 18 years of age

  • CPR, First Aid, and Standard Precautions Training

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Agility, flexibility, and compassion

  • Strong personal commitment to the education of young children

Position begins ASAP 


Floater/Substitute

Job summary:

To assist with various classroom responsibilities while covering abscesses, staff breaks, and teacher planning time.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • To follow the direction of the lead classroom team member in order to assist in the most beneficial manner. The sub will take the role of an assistant as the other classroom staff members adjust their responsibilities in order to best cover the absence for the day.

  • To follow and practice the procedures and policies established within the classroom that provide for day-to-day operations.

  • To implement training and strategies as directed by the classroom lead teacher in appropriate classroom management techniques, Montessori philosophy, and developmentally appropriate practices.  Training is provided through in-service training and personal instruction.

  • To ensure the classroom environment is safe for all children.?

Education, skills, attributes:

  • Minimum of high school diploma and at least 18 years of age

  • CPR, First Aid, and Standard Precautions Training

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Agility, flexibility, and compassion

  • Strong personal commitment to the education of young children

Position begins ASAP 


We are excited to meet you and have you become a part of this amazing community!

****We offer excellent working conditions as well as commensurate wages dependent upon education and experience. Resumes may be emailed to Amy. Qualified individuals will be contacted for an interview.

Please email resumes to Amy at amy.v@cornerstonemontessori.school