Are you a self-directed learner eager to make a significant impact in a child's life by learning and applying the Montessori method of education?
Do you have a degree or experience in Education, Psychology, or related fields?
Share your respect and awe for children by becoming a passionate and supportive member of our Salem Montessori School (SMS) community. Our number one priority is the well-being and development of every child. This includes the whole child - the physical, social/emotional, and cognitive. Our SMS staff members work together as part of a collaborative, caring team and serve as positive role models.
SMS is currently hiring for a Full-time assistant to work with Elementary and Middle School aged children!
*Previous applicants need not to re-apply. Please contact Directly.
What we offer/Benefits:
Comprehensive Benefits Package
Holiday Care Hours
Training and Career Development Opportunities
Gaining experience working with children ages 6-13 yrs
Successful team members:
Are dependable and consistent in their ability to be physically and mentally present for the children
Take responsibility for being proactive in problem-solving, caring for the environment, and building relationships
Have a keen awareness and observation skills
Communicate articulately, respectfully, and constructively
Establish and enforce rules and boundaries of behavior for children in their classrooms.We have a very structured classroom environment.
Be professional and mature in appearance and attitude
Help children use resources and explore during learning and play activities using the Montessori method of learning
Help with homework and after school care
Ability to be on your feet
Ability to lift and move
Ability to conduct chores apart from child care (cleaning, etc.)
Willingness to engage with young children and other staff members
Ages 18 or older
High School Diploma or GED
CPR and First Aid Certified or willing to be certified
Experience with children (preferred)
We conduct random drug testing
Please apply through this link.
PLEASE NOTE: Employees who are made an offer of employment will be required to pass a post-offer pre-employment background process that includes passing a Basic TB and fingerprint test, and completing an online training program. Applicants who do not pass or participate in any of this pre-employment process will have their offer of employment rescinded.
Contact Information for Applicants
Cheryl Morris, email@example.com