Upper Elementary Support Teacher
Wellan Montessori School, Newton MA
Upper Elementary (9-12 years)
Wellan Montessori School is seeking an experienced educator to support our Elementary classrooms and after school programs (ages 9 – 12). This is a full time position available immediately. Responsibilities include: planning age appropriate curriculum and activities, maintaining classroom spaces, and implementing strict health and safety protocols. This teacher must excel at taking shared responsibility for creating and maintaining an orderly, safe, and appropriately challenging learning environment for children.
Successful candidates will be patient, well organized, flexible, professional, and dependable; have strong classroom management skills; have strong verbal and written communication skills; be able to function in a cooperative teaching environment; and be able to collaborate with other educators in our community to create an environment where children learn, socialize, and explore. At least 1 year of relevant experience required. Experience working with children ages 9 – 12 required. Experience working in a Montessori environment preferred. Bachelor’s degree preferred. Letter of interest/cover letter, resume, and at least two references are required to be considered for this position.