Montessori Toddler Lead

Montessori Irvine, California


Description

Position at LePort Montessori

Are you passionate about teaching? Do you love being amongst kids and want to make a difference in the education of children?

Our preschool kids are the best! Their curiosity, questioning, and zest for life inspire our passionate educators every day. As an Assistant Preschool Teacher, you’ll help preschoolers develop their problem-solving skills, guide them in both structured learning and play time, and prepare them with the knowledge they’ll need to succeed in kindergarten and beyond. 

A little about us

LePort Montessori is an independent private school founded on the belief that education is a significant influence in the life of a child. Our mission is to create a school community that inspires children to realize their full potential, while providing a safe and nurturing school environment. To support our mission, we bring together principals, teachers, and parents who are passionate about education. Our goal is to prepare students to become creative problem-solvers, innovators, and confident, compassionate leaders. Together, we provide the best possible learning environment for our students to achieve outstanding results.

A little about you

You are a fun and energetic preschool teacher who is passionate about childcare and early childhood education. You like being creative within framework of curriculum. You are patient, kind, and understanding, and take the time to develop personal connections with your families. Above all, you love learning and instill that zest in your students. At LePort Montessori we are committed to helping you to be the best teacher you can be.

A typical day

Preschool Teachers at LePort Montessori create a warm, engaging, and creative classroom that promotes a curriculum that teaches 21st century skills of communication, collaboration, problem solving, and analysis. A lot of fun between circle time, play time, snack time should be expected.

Musts

  • LePort Montessori Teachers are dedicated to the love of learning and inspire their students not only to learn more but to do more.
  • Engaging, creative and full of sparkle are a few words that describe our preschool teaching professionals.
  • Create and deliver lesson plans, implement school curriculum, and assess developmental needs of students.
  • Being a strong communicator and having an abundance of patience is the key to success for our teachers
  • Required state credentials (in California, “Early Childhood Education” units sufficient to comply with the California state requirements.
  • Experience and proven success in working with the particular age group.
  • Desire to develop & nurture an understanding and passion for the Montessori philosophy.
  • Palpable warmth of spirit and benevolence towards children, parents, and colleagues.
  • Growth mindset and problem-solving approach.
  • Ability to embrace and exemplify LePort Schools’ “Core Values.”