Early childhood Assistant Teacher and Principal assistant

Monarch Montessori School

Build your career in the early childhood education field and become a valued member of our team at Monarch Montessori School! We are excited to be opening a new location in Vancouver in Spring 2024 and are currently seeking an enthusiastic, qualified, energetic, and most importantly, warm-hearted individual, who is passionate about working with children.

The successful/ideal applicant should possess the following:

  • Holds an AMI/MACTE accredited Montessori Certificate or is currently enrolled in an accredited program
  • Holds a Bachelor degree
  • Holds a ECEA (Early Childhood Educator Assistant Certificate) or ECE License.
  • Holds a First Aid Certificate

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Work under the guidance of the principal and lead teacher.
  • Support individual and group activities aimed at fostering the social, emotional, and academic   development of children.
  • Help teacher to plan language programs, engaging children through storytelling, crafting, and performing art.
  • Help teachers to prepare the material for children and the school events.
  • Assist the lead teacher in creating and sustaining a positive classroom atmosphere.
  • Aid students individually or in small groups, fostering learning under the teacher’s supervision.
  • Guide and support children in developing independence in self-care.
  • Prepare snacks and arrange rooms or furniture for meals and school events.
  • Observe and report on the individual development of children to the lead teacher.
  • Evaluate children’s abilities, interests, and needs, discussing progress or challenges with the head teacher, principal, and other staff members.
  • Maintain accurate records of children, encompassing social-emotional development and academic performance.
  • Assist the principal in filing administrative reports, such as observation reports, incident reports, and monthly work records.
  • Organize and participate in staff meetings, professional development sessions, and other school-related events to enhance overall professional growth and development.
  • Foster collaborative relationships with colleagues and community service providers working with children.
  • Plan and uphold an environment ensuring the health, security, and well-being of children.
  • Clean the classroom, washroom, and office with other staff regularly.
  • Demonstrate experience working with children from diverse backgrounds.

Benefits:

  • Extended Health Care Plan
  • Paid time off

This is a full-time position, with the opportunity for professional growth and career stability.

Salary: $20.00 – 25.00/hour (to be negotiated)

Please note that only qualified candidates will be contacted for interview.

To apply for this job email your details to monarchschool8888@gmail.com.