Teaching Assistants – Preschool

Teaching Assistants – Preschool

Job Category: Clanmore Montessori School
Job Type: Full Time Part Time
Job Location: Oakville

Posting Date: May 2024

Are you an educator at heart in search of a collaborative work environment that fosters personal growth for students and adults alike?

Clanmore Montessori School is a well-established learning environment located near Toronto in Oakville, Ontario, Canada, operating from September to June annually, with two week breaks in December and March.

Housed in a beautifully restored historic farmhouse with custom designed additions, Clanmore offers authentic Montessori programming from toddler through to adolescence in a cooperative work environment.

We are looking for someone who works effectively in a team setting and is passionate about student-centered education. The ideal candidate will have a talent for guiding children and fostering independence while providing support to the lead teacher in the classroom.

Qualifications / Requirements:

  • Experience working with children ages three to six
  • Effective communication skills and strong organizational skills
  • Growth mindset and cooperative attitude
  • A love of the outdoors in all seasons
  • Ability to work in a physically demanding environment indoors and outdoors to meet the needs of the children
  • Interest in child development in the preschool years
  • Current Vulnerable Sector Criminal Reference Check
  • Valid Standard First Aid certificate from a WSIB recognized provider
  • Montessori training, OCT or RECE an asset
  • Ability to speak basic French an asset
  • Currently able to legally work in Canada Duties & Responsibilities
  • Assist the lead teacher in providing an authentic Montessori experience in a team setting while maintaining a beautiful classroom environment
  • Supervise children during indoor and outdoor activities
  • Assist children with social problem solving skills

Start Date: August 26, 2024

If you are interested in joining our dynamic team of educators, please send a resume and letter of interest to: opportunities@clanmore.ca Attn: Leslie Austin.

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