Elderberry Montessori Preschool, San Francisco


Primary (3-6)

Listed 1 October 2019

Elderberry Montessori Preschool is hiring an Assistant Teacher!

Elderberry Montessori is an authentic, community-focused Montessori Primary school (ages 3-6) dedicated to empowering children to develop their innate gifts of curiosity and autonomy.

Elderberry Montessori is a member of the Wildflower Schools Network which is a national network of micro-schools that aim to serve racially and socioeconomically diverse communities with exceptional Montessori education.

We are working to create beautiful, child-centered learning environments that support children, teachers, and families from diverse backgrounds as they follow life’s unfolding journey. The model combines time-tested, research-supported Montessori methods in one-room, neighborhood-nested shop fronts with promising new ideas in parent engagement, intentional student diversity, teacher-leader empowerment, and data-driven instruction.

Job Description:

  • Mandarin speaking candidate desired.
  • Experience in the Early Childhood Education field. Age range 2-7 years old
  • Willing to participate in live scan background check, CPR and First Aid training.
  • Provide direct instruction in one-on-one, small group settings.
  • Professional, kind personality when interacting with fellow colleagues, parents and children.
  • Thrive to maintain a school/ community atmosphere of respect, grace and courtesy, and honesty.
  • Able to collaborate on lesson planning and school scheduling. As well as school events (eg. parent education nights, holiday festivals, end of year celebration)
  • Organized and an open communicator
  • Willing to oversee lunch, park play and nap time.
  • Assist with meal/snack prep, minor washing and cleaning of tables and materials used by children.

Please email your resume and a cover letter to:
[email protected]