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Assistant Teacher - San Diego - English & Spanish Immersion Opportunities

Do you enjoy working with young children? Do you have experience assisting in classrooms, nannying, or substitute teaching? LePort Schools is seeking caring Assistant Teachers to work in our mixed-age Montessori classrooms!
Prior Montessori experience is beneficial, but NOT required.
About the Assistant Teacher Role
In this Full-Time or Substitute role, you'll be teaming with our Montessori trained head teachers to support our children, ages 0-6, in the unique Montessori environment. Your role will be to foster independence, helping children do everything from using the bathroom to cutting fruits and vegetables independently.
You will:
Work 8 hour days with breaks
Observe children to determine where you can help them to grow
Help maintain the Montessori "Prepared Environment"
Oversee after school activities like arts and crafts, outdoor play, etc...
Never have a dull moment! :)
In addition to full-time, year-round employment, LePort offers health insurance, 401(k) retirement plan, and tuition discounts. Because LePort has a strong summer program, we need assistant teachers year round.
Qualifications
The ideal candidate will possess:
A joyful disposition and love of working with children
Ability to interact with parents and co-workers in a warm, empathetic, confident manner
Willingness to learn: Growth Mindset
12 Early Childhood Education (ECE) units are required. We would be happy to assess your current transcripts and/or provide details on ECE programs.
Flexible
Are you a native Spanish-speaking teacher? Please make sure to indicate this skill when you apply!
About LePort Schools & Montessori
LePort Schools was founded in 2000 by a parent (Dr. LePort) who fell in love with the Montessori Method for his own children. From these humble beginnings, LePort has embraced a mission of growth. We now have 22 schools across the nation and our mission is to bring high-quality Montessori education to as many children as possible.
Since LePort is a growing company, our staff benefits from opportunities for individual career growth. Assistant teachers may apply for financial sponsorship for Montessori training and become head teachers and have even more opportunities available for future leadership. Teachers who transfer to new geographies may be able to remain a part of the LePort family. We have locations in San Diego, Orange, Los Angeles & San Francisco Counties in California as well as Northern Virginia and Brooklyn, New York.
Come grow with us!

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