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 and assist in a classroomthat is transforming lives.
We're looking for an enthusiastic, adaptable Assistant Guide (Teacher) & Extended Day Specialist who has a passion for working with children. We serve toddler and preschool in Spanish & English speaking classrooms!
This position is a full-time role with great benefits including health, dental, and vision insurance, a 401K, a competitive rate of pay, and a generous 75% tuition discount for up to two children at our school.
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.
What we offer:
Ongoing professional development
A network of supportive peers and mentors who regularly share best practices
Career growth and promotion opportunities
A competitive salary
Health, dental, and vision insurance
Paid time off and paid holidays
75% tuition discount for two children at any school in our network (we serve children 3 months through 12th grade)
The opportunity to contribute to a high-quality Montessori program that serves the individual needs of each child
Experience working with children ages 0-6, in a daycare, nursery, camp, preschool or babysitting
12 Early Childhood Education (ECE) credits
Fluent Spanish Speaker
Valid negative TB test taken within last 12 months (prior to start date with Guidepost)
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
About Guidepost Montessori
We are a growing community of high-fidelity, authentic, neighborhood Montessori schools based in the US. We are a team of passionate and professional educators who care deeply about getting education right and for us, getting education right starts with a Montessori foundation from birth. We serve children from birth through upper elementary in communities across the country. Our schools are clean, safe, warm, welcoming, and brimming with talented guides and administrators dedicated to providing the highest quality learning environment to the children in our care.