Clementine Montessori, located in center city Philadelphia, is planning ahead for the 2021 - 2022 school year. We will be in need of a full-time assistant preschool teacher in one of our three primary Montessori classrooms. Please check out our website at clementinemontessori.org to find out more about our school. The job description is stated below.
Responsibilities for Assistant Teacher
Specific Responsibilities of an Assistant Teacher
Support the Lead teacher during the morning’s uninterrupted work cycle in accordance with Montessori teaching and learning philosophies.
Assist the Lead Teacher in the preparation and maintenance of the prepared Montessori environment.
Prepare and maintain a clean classroom environment, refill supplies, and properly store supplies on a daily basis.
Share questions and observations concerning the students with the Lead Teacher on a timely basis.
Assist with the maintenance of classroom attendance and student’s daily works records.
Assist the Lead Teacher in completing weekly classroom newsletter and biannual progress reports.
Meet with the Lead Teacher on a weekly basis to discuss students’ progress, curriculum and other classroom needs.
Demonstrates knowledge and experience of working with children between three and six-years of age.
Understand and promote the school’s mission, vision, objectives, and policies.
Understand safety and physical well-being of the children is our primary responsibility.
Maintain knowledge of, and adhere strictly to relevant facility, local, and state procedures.
Attend staff meetings.
Pursue professional development opportunities.
Participate in events and projects including socials, open houses, annual auction and parent/community outreach events.