Montessori Educator

Montessori Casa is a recently established long day care and early learning centre dedicated to the care and education of children using the Montessori philosophy. We are growing and we are looking for an experienced Montessori Educator who will work in a mixed age group classroom (25 months to 6yrs) for approximately 30-35 hours per week. 

The successful candidate will be expected to perform the following duties to lead and assist in a Cycle 1/Children’s House multi-age classroom:

  • Support the existing team to prepare a developmentally-appropriate curriculum based on individual and group interests of all children. 
  • Write individual/group observations and reflections.
  • Create a stimulating, positive and inclusive environment both indoors and outdoors with a team of dedicated educators that reflects the Montessori curriculum & Early Years Learning Framework (EYLF) whilst maintaining the elements of the National Quality Standards (NQS). 
  • Create and maintain collaborative and respectful partnerships with children, families, colleagues and all stakeholders.
  • Contribute to a safe, clean and positive environment.

Role Requirements:

  • A Diploma in Early Childhood Education that is recognised by ACECQA.
  • Qualification in Montessori education (or working towards). Candidates with a willingness to develop an understanding of the Montessori method of teaching will also be considered.
  • Good knowledge of NQS, EYLF, and Montessori Curriculum
  • Minimum 2 years of work experience in a Montessori environment.
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
  • Confident with the use of technology
  • Passionate, supportive and team player
  • Punctual, reliable and independent
  • Valid Working with Children Check and current Full First Aid Training certificate are essential
  • Current Response to Abuse and Neglect certificate.

Montessori Casa offers:

  • a nurturing, safe and caring environment;
  • professional and personal development with career advancement opportunities;
  • a team environment where you can build respectful and supportive working relationships.

If you wish to join an innovative team of professionals, please forward your cover letter and resume to:  [email protected]

 

Listed:
10 June 2021

Montessori Casa

839-841 Main North Road
Pooraka SA 5095
Australia