YUKON MONTESSORI SCHOOL IS LOOKING TO HIRE A MONTESSORI ELEMENTARY TEACHER 

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • Accredited AMI or MACTE Montessori training (Upper and Lower Elementary)
  • Bachelor of Education is a strong asset
  • Valid First Aid /CPR level C is preferred
  • Additional courses or training in education would be advantageous

To be successful in this role the applicant must:

  • Guide and assist children in the elementary Montessori classroom (ages 6-12)
  • Establish appropriate guidelines for behaviour
  • Plan and maintain an environment that protects the health, safety and well-being of children
  • Establish and maintain collaborative relationships with co-workers, families and board of Directors
  • Possess strong leadership and organizational skills
  • Implement effective classroom management skills, show a positive attitude and be a team player
  • Demonstrate well-developed interpersonal skills, including oral and written communication

YOUR ROLE

  • Observing, guiding, supervising, and assessing children while they learn in the classroom environment
  • Developing lesson plans, independent learning exercises, curricula, and methods that cater to the needs of the individual child
  • Creating and maintaining a safe, clean, stimulating classroom where all children feel safe and valued
  • Establishing rapport and building relationships with students based on trust
  • Setting an excellent example for students and instilling good values in them like honesty, accountability, understanding, tolerance, respect, love, and kindness
  • Monitoring and assessing student progress and writing up reports
  • Ensuring classroom supplies and equipment are available and in working condition
  • Updating records of assessment
  • Participating in school activities and accompanying students on field trips
  • Supervising lunch and lunchtime play

APPLICATION

Please forward your resume, letter of interest and the contact information of two references to admin@montessoriborealis.com

We thank all candidates for their interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Application deadline: 2022-03-15   Expected start date: 2022-08-23

Salary: $70,000-$85,000 per year depending on experience and qualifications

Benefits:

  • Two weeks in December and two weeks in March paid time off
  • Benefit package available after the third month of employment
  • Christmas bonus
  • Paid Professional Development

Schedule:

  • 7.50 hour shift
  • 8:00-3:30 Monday to Friday