Opening for: Primary Teacher’s Assistant

LEAP International Montessori School is GROWING and searching for a warm and compassionate Primary teacher’s assistants to work in a classroom with children ages 3-6. This is truly an ideal position for a candidate with a professional attitude, who loves children, who is not afraid to work, and wants to grow in their career. We have both part-time and full-time positions to be either 7am to 1:30pm or 8am to 4pm, Monday through Friday, with occasional substituting hours. The ideal candidate should be/ have: • Warm and caring personality • Highly detail orientated • Enjoys cleaning/ caring for an environment • Creative • Punctual • Works well on a team as well as independently • Loves animals • Enjoys being outside • Adept with Classroom Management (or at least willing to learn) • The 45 Hour certificate would be helpful to already possess, as well as willingness to attend all required (4) FOCUS trainings. All classes must be completed within 6 months from the date of hire) It should be understood that this role is not a classroom teaching position, but rather a classroom assistant position in which caring for and maintaining the environment, as well as working with children is the focus. LEAP International Montessori School is an authentic Montessori School in its sixth year. We are a growing, warm community Montessori school intent on serving our children and community with kindness, compassion, and a commitment to authentic Montessori pedagogy. We are rated 5 Star with FOCUS and also have the New Mexico PreK Grant. We offer a competitive salary and the opportunity to grow with a grounded...