Job Opening for 2022-2023
Lower Elementary Guide in Washington, DC
About Shining Stars Montessori Academy Public Charter School
Shining Stars Montessori Academy Public Charter School’s mission is to offer a quality Montessori education infused with culturally inclusive principles to guide children to develop to their fullest potential.
Classroom Assistant Position Summary:
Shining Stars Montessori Academy PCS is seeking Classroom Teaching Assistants for our Primary through Upper Elementary grade levels . Levels at SSMA are: The Children’s House /Primary (3-6 year olds), Lower Elementary (6-9year olds), Upper Elementary (9-12 year olds). This position provides essential support to the Lead Guide/Teacher to ensure that children have an authentic Montessori learning experience. Individuals working on their Montessori Guide certification, seeking a mentored internship opportunity under a SSMA Lead Guide are encouraged to apply.
Major Duties and Responsibilities:
Provide Support to the Lead Classroom Teacher and Assist in the Maintenance of the Prepared Montessori Classroom Environment
Assist in Record Keeping
Provide Classroom Supervision During Non-Academic Times
1. Provide supervision and enriching activities during nonacademic times including arrival, lunch, recess, dismissal , before and after care.
2. Provide classroom management support when the guide/teacher is presenting a lesson.
Requirements and Experience:
Salary for this position is competitive and commensurate with prior experience and education. This is a 10-month position. In addition, a comprehensive benefits package is included.
Shining Stars Montessori Academy PCS offers the following benefits to all full-time employees.
How to Apply:
Shining Stars Montessori Academy
1240 Randolph St. NE. Washington DC. 20017
Phone: (202) 723-1467
Shining Stars Montessori Academy Public Charter School does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations. These activities include, but are not limited to, hiring and firing of staff, selection of volunteers and vendors, and provision of services. We are committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all members of our staff, volunteers, subcontractors, vendors, and clients.