Greene Towne Montessori School, located in Center City, Philadelphia, is dedicated to providing a stimulating learning environment for children ages 18 months through 6 years, consistent with the values and principles developed by Dr. Maria Montessori. Greene Towne Montessori School instills in young children an understanding of learning as a personal process, a sense of agency in building self and community, and the joy of possibility.
Greene Towne Montessori School values diversity as part of its mission, provides equal employment opportunity, and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, national origin, disability, ancestry, citizenship, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law.
Contact Name: Sarah Sweeney-Denham, Head of School
2121 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Title: Montessori Primary Assistant Teacher, full-time 9-month position
Greene Towne Montessori School is seeking qualified candidates for the position of the Primary Assistant. The Primary Assistant will assist the Montessori Lead Teacher in the classroom. Duties of the Primary Assistant include helping to maintain a beautiful Montessori Toddler environment, adherence to the Department of Human Services Standards, maintenance and upkeep of the classroom, assisting with toileting, and involvement with cooking and craft projects.
Benefits: Competitive compensation. Health, dental & vision insurance for full-time employees. Retirement plan and term life.
Community: Greene Towne Montessori School, located in Center City Philadelphia, is dedicated to providing a stimulating learning environment for children ages 18 months through 6 years, consistent with the values and principles developed by Maria Montessori. It is our mission to develop each child's full human potential--emotionally, academically, and socially--and to foster a life-long love of learning. Our programs aim to meet the diverse needs of the children and families we serve. Our urban location allows us to take advantage of Philadelphia's cultural and educational opportunities.
To apply: Email letter of interest, resume, and contact information for three professional references, to email@example.com.
Deadline: 6/1/21. Position start date: 8/30/21. Applications will be reviewed as they are received.
Qualifications: 4-year college degree or higher. Montessori experience helpful. Greene Towne Montessori School is seeking individuals that have a love for children, possess a growth-mindset, are organized self-starters, and are flexible and sensitive to the needs that arise in the life of an active school.
About Greene Towne Montessori School
Since 1966, Greene Towne Montessori School has offered a superb early childhood experience in a vibrant urban setting. From its beginning, Greene Towne’s identity and character were formed by the vision of its founding parents, who wanted to develop a Montessori school that would serve everyone in its diverse urban neighborhood of Center City Philadelphia. Museums, parks, markets, streets and urban transit are extensions of the students’ classroom. The Greene Towne Montessori community of faculty and families represent a cross section of city neighborhoods and a broad spectrum of cultural origins.