Lead Teacher Toddler and Lead Teacher Pre-Primary (two positions)- Greater Atlanta Montessori School

Greater Atlanta Montessori School (GAMS)

The Montessori Lead Teacher(s) is a guide who teaches children directly, leads and mentors other faculty members and teaching assistants. The Lead Teacher will help direct his/her students' activities academically, spiritually, emotionally, and physically in a prepared Montessori environment that challenges each child to reach his/her fullest potential in the developmental areas, in accordance with Montessori philosophy and procedures for the age group in which an Association Montessori Internationale (AMI) diploma is held. Other Montessori teaching Certification will be accepted, also.

The Lead Teacher will be the senior teacher and will assist other teachers with advice, mentoring and direction, while also teaching students.

Education and Experience Requirements

1. 3 years AMI Montessori teaching experience and also be experienced in school management.

2. AMI Teaching Certification and BA or BS is required.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Knowledge and skill in instructional principles, methods and techniques of Montessori program.
Skill in obtaining, clarifying and exchanging information.
Skill in classroom management.
Ability to teach, mentor, advise and lead other teachers.
Ability to organize and coordinate activities.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with a variety of people in a multi-cultural, diverse socioeconomic setting.
Ability to make supplemental Montessori materials for classroom.
Ability to fully participate as a team member in a professional learning community.
Full knowledge of, and adherence to, the Operating Plan, Policies and Procedures as contained in the Greater Atlanta Montessori School Operating Plan, Policies and Procedures document.
- Must have clear all background checks as required by Bright From The Start (State of GA)
- Must have current CPR/First Aid Training
- Must be able to lift and carry a 50-pound child

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $35,000.00 /year

Experience:
teaching: 3 years (Required)

License:
Teaching Certificate (Required)

Benefits offered:
Child Care benefits

Contact Name::Chad Webb

Contact Phone::(678) 926-3202

Contact Email::cwebb.gamontessori@gmail.com