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Montessori Primary Guide (Ages 3-6)

Company: Acton Academy of Washington, DC
Location: Arlington
Posted on: October 15, 2020

Job Description:

Montessori Primary Teacher/Guide (Ages 3-6) Acton Academy of Washington, DC (www.actondc.org) is seeking one full-time and one part-time Montessori primary guide to become an integral part of our dynamic team of Montessorians, entrepreneurs, and innovators working together to create a joyful learning environment for children. This could be the perfect position for you if you recently finished Montessori training or your first year(s) of guiding and are ready for a more entrepreneurial opportunity. What is Acton Academy? Acton Academy of Washington, DC is a new Montessori preschool and innovative elementary school that guides each child on a journey to discover a calling and change the world. We are located in a fully renovated, historic row house on K Street in Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, within walking distance of many historic and cultural sites in the heart of the nations capital. We offer an authentic Montessori primary program (ages 3-6) and an innovative Montessori-based elementary program (grades 1 to 6). Acton is an all-day program (8am-6pm) with an optional five-week summer session for those families who need an extended year option. Acton Academy of Washington, DC is an independent affiliate of the Acton Academy network of schools, a celebrated network of learner-driven micro-schools and the fastest growing independent school network in the world. Acton Academy of Washington, DC is growing quickly, and this is an opportunity to join our founding team of passionate and hardworking Montessorians, entrepreneurs, and innovators. Position Description In collaboration with the Montessori primary guide team, you will help run an all-day primary classroom in a historic, home-like setting. You will guide approximately 20 children, delivering an exceptional all-day program that supports the individual needs of the children in accordance with Maria Montessori's philosophy and vision. Consistent with that vision, you will observe, track, and evaluate individual childrens progress; give lessons; help maintain the Montessori environment; guide children during outdoor play, lunch, and other activities (such as arts and crafts, baking, etc.). Qualifications We are looking for someone with a deep curiosity about life, a lifelong love of learning, and an entrepreneurial spirit (must thrive in a startup environment).She/he will be responsible for facilitating a nurturing and joyful studio culture. We seek someone who has: AMI, AMS, or MACTE Montessori diploma for primary-aged children. Experience working with children (ages 3-6 preferred), even if this experience was prior to receiving Montessori training. A passion for the Montessori philosophy and the discipline to embody Montessori values at all times. An entrepreneurial mindset and desire to work hard, solve problems, and improve on everything she/he does. A deep love and respect for all children and empathy for the challenges children face in their lives. A commitment to practicing gentle, compassionate limit setting. A strong teamwork ethic, a genuine desire to collaborate with colleagues, and a commitment to professionalism. A willingness to be coached and mentored. A willingness to work in an 11-month program (with time off for holidays; winter, spring, and summer breaks; etc.). For full-time guides, Acton offers a competitive salary and benefits, plus a bonus structure based on performance. For part-time guides, Acton offers a highly competitive hourly pay rate. The position also offers opportunities for professional development, growth, and advancement. Next Steps Please submit your resume and a thoughtful cover letter that outlines how your skills and experience meet the qualifications of the position, how the position is part of your own journey, if you are interested in the full-time or part-time position, and how you heard about this opportunity. For the part-time position, we strongly prefer candidates who would be available every week day. In your cover letter, please specify what part-time hours/days you would be availablemorning, mid-day, or afternoonand any scheduling constraints. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

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