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 classroom that is transforming lives.
We’re looking for an enthusiastic, adaptable Assistant Guide (Teacher) & Extended Day Specialist who has a passion for working with children in toddler and preschool age groups.
This position is a full-time role that includes PTO, a tuition discount, a 401K retirement plan, and access to Guidepost Montessori’s tax-advantaged Flexible Spending Accounts.
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.
Experience working with children ages 1-6, in a daycare, nursery, camp, preschool or babysitting
Bachelor’s in Early Childhood Education or related field
NYSED Certification (preferred)
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