Montessori Teacher

Job Description:

Angus Valley Montessori Schools is going to serve the growing demand for superior quality preschool education. We are dedicated to providing the best possible foundation to inspire children for a lifetime of learning and achievement. Together, we offer an environment where students enjoy music, drama, arts, sports, creative activities, family-style dining, as well as free and structured play.

We are looking for a passionate and caring Montessori Teacher to join our fast-growing team. This person must be very well organized, self-motivated, patient, proactive, compassionate towards children, and must be eager to teach and help students learn.

Duties/Responsibilities:

The ideal candidate will be experienced in handling all Montessori teaching duties including, but not limited to:

  • Ensuring that all regulatory standards required by federal, provincial and municipal governments are being met at all times
  • Working collaboratively with teachers to plan, develop and implement daily Montessori activities that support and promote the intellectual, emotional, and physical development of children
  • Child’s Daily Schedule should include the following hands-on activities:
    • Practical Life Exercises
    • Sensorial / Art Activities
    • Cultural Activities
    • Language and Enrichment of Vocabulary
    • Mathematical and Conceptual Development
    • Music and Movement
    • Gross motor indoors and outdoors
  • Creating both individualize and Class program plans on a weekly basis
  • Leading children in activities by reading stories, teaching songs, and craft materials
  • Teachers in observing, monitoring and assessing the pupils progress while discussing progress or concerns related to children with the co-teacher
  • Maintaining a healthy physical, emotional and social environment conducive to learning
  • Assisting teachers in supervising the students at all program times. Ensuring the safety and well- being of children at all times
  • Maintaining and completing developmental checklists and term reports as required
  • Encouraging parental involvement through regular communications
  • Maintaining your class shelves and class boards on weekly and monthly bases
  • Providing support to develop age-appropriate programming for children enrolled in after or before school care programs
  • Attending staff meetings, professional development activities, open houses, and parent-teacher interviews as required
  • Other duties as required
The Ideal Candidate Should Possess:
  • Must be an accredited Montessori Teacher (MACTE Certified)
  • Must have a minimum of one year experience as a Montessori Teacher
  • Must have a valid First Aid & CPR Certificate
  • Excellent organization and multitasking skills
  • Excellent relationship building skills with children
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent communication and active listening skills
  • Proficient in Computer skills

Remuneration will be based on experience. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

If interested, please apply at http://www.avmschools.com/job-application-vaughan/

AVM Vaughan

1-9630 Dufferin Street, Maple, ON L6A 0T9

905 319 AVMS(2867) | www.avmschools.com