Montessori Preschool Assistant (3-6yrs)

To commence as soon as possible or at the beginning of Term 2, 2023  

(f/t or p/t permanent)

Established in 1984 and operating out of beautiful premises in Narraweena on the Northern Beaches of Sydney, Karuna is a small, nurturing, not-for-profit community Preschool with a maximum enrolment of 30 students across the 3-6 age range. Karuna provides an authentic Montessori educational approach which centres on understanding and meeting the needs of the individual child, instilling a love of learning, a sense of wonder and developing each child’s confidence and independent learning skills. The school has a large, open classroom and a beautiful, natural outdoor environment with enticing equipment and lovely garden. At full enrolment, there are 5 staff. Karuna operates between the hours of 8:00am - 4:00pm during school terms.

Karuna Montessori Preschool are seeking a 3-6 Montessori Assistant to commence as soon as possible or at the beginning of Term 2, 2023.

We are looking for a caring, passionate and experienced classroom Assistant who is keen to become part of a highly dedicated, caring and professional team of educators. 

Key attributes for this role include:

  • A suitable Montessori qualification and/or experience working with this age group
  • A warm and caring manner 
  • Ability to work collaboratively with a dedicated team of educators

Other requirements include:

  • A Certificate III or Diploma in Children Services as approved by Australian Children’s Education and Quality Authority (ACECQA)
  • Valid Working with Children Check
  • Experience working in a Montessori 3-6 Environment
  • First Aid Certificate and Asthma & Anaphylaxis training (can be provided)

If this is the right position for you:

Please send your resume and cover letter detailing your skills and previous experiences to [email protected]  

For further information please contact the school on 02 99710654. 

14 February 2023

Karuna Montessori Preschool

48-50 Parr Parade
Narraweena NSW 2099