Contact: Tonya Campbell
Name of School/Organization: Little Laurels Montessori Preschool
School Website: laurelacademy.org
Age Group: Primary
Description: Little Laurels Montessori Preschool is a brand new preschool in Lake City Seattle, set to open this November. Our parent school is Laurel Academy which has been operating for the past 3 school years and is expanding! We have just completed renovations of our building and are in the DEL licensing process. Our space is beautiful, modern, and brand new, and we are looking for the perfect lead teacher to put his/her personal touch into our program/space. We are a fun group with structure, experience and passion for education.
Our ideal candidate will have the following qualifications, and an exceptional personality to enhance them. You must have the ability to lead a team and control a classroom, but be flexible and fun to be around. You will want to enhance the program with your input and not be too shy to communicate but not too set to listen to others. Your appearance is professional and projects as a role model for the children in your care as well as your assistant teachers. Parents will want to approach you and will be confident in leaving their child in your care based on first impressions, and strengthened by your intelligent communication.
o AMS or AMI Montessori Certification ages 2.5-6.
o 4 or more years experience as a Montessori teacher
o Proof of 20 Hrs STARS Basic Training or proof of Exemption
o Current First Aid, CPR and BBP Training Certificate
o Current Portable Background Check or ability to clear on check
o Excellent verbal and written communication skills
o Excellent Computer Skills
o Proven ability to develop a strong community with children and families
To be considered, send a resume, cover letter, and photo to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line: exceptional lead teacher.
School Address: 12700 35th Ave. NE, Seattle, WA 98125