Montessori Assistant Teacher for Early Childhood

We are seeking assistant teachers to work in our early childhood classrooms for the 2018-2019 school year, with employment beginning as soon as possible. Issaquah Montessori School is an inclusive and supportive community of life-long-learners located in the Cascade foothills, about 30 minutes east of Seattle. The position available is from 11:30am to 6:00pm. Salary and benefits dependent on education and experience. Training in Montessori philosophy and classroom expectations will be provided.

The ideal candidate is:
• Loving, enthusiastic and respectful
• Positive, punctual and dependable
• Able to multi-task, show initiative and able to accept direction
• Curious about Montessori philosophy and willing to participate in further professional development
• Physically able to engage with the children on their level
• Is able to effectively plan, problem solve, communicate and collaborate with a variety of personalities.
• Is flexible and willing to provided support where needed to the benefit of the community
• Able to pass a Washington State Background check and provide supplemental materials showing required certifications/documentation

Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:
• Classroom Preparation
• Cleaning
• Observation during work periods
• Recess Supervision
• Record Keeping
• Helping with nap