“The teacher, when she begins work in our schools, must have a kind of faith that the child will reveal himself through work.”
Temporary Infant/Toddler Guide (Maternity Leave coverage)
Amherst Montessori School seeks a temporary EEC Certified Infant/Toddler Lead Guide to cover maternity leave in our Infant class, beginning August 21, 2017. Coverage will continue for duration of maternity leave (anticipated 12-weeks).
The temporary Lead Guide will work closely with a teaching team to create a successful learning environment for each child. The ideal candidate will be passionate, dedicated, and enthusiastic about fostering a lifelong love of learning and inner purpose, and will demonstrate the following: a strong commitment to the profession; effective organizational and communication skills; excellent classroom awareness and the ability to communicate with infants through facial expressions and words; genuinely enjoy working with young children; a deep love and understanding of child development birth-three years old, and an ability to work as a strong team member. Montessori experience highly preferred.
Summer Discovery Staff
Rate of pay is $12-16 per hour.
Amherst Montessori School is always looking to add qualified substitutes to our current substitute pool. Applicants must like working with children, be warm, friendly and willing to work on an as-needed basis (including during the summer months).