Employment Opportunities

 

Current Openings:

If you are interested in the positions below, please submit your resume and three professional references by email to jms@juneaumontessori.org


SUBSTITUTE ASSISTANT TEACHER

Part-time position, on-call

$12 per hour (DOE)

Seeking enthusiastic and positive individuals as substitute assistant teachers.

Are you over 18, looking for meaningful work and interested in increasing your knowledge of child development? Looking for candidates who are compassionate, willing to learn about Montessori philosophy and open to working a flexible schedule.


LEAD OUTDOOR/ AFTERCARE EDUCATOR

25-35 hours per week

$15-20 per hour (DOE)

Juneau Montessori School is seeking a Lead Outdoor Environment/ Aftercare Educator to facilitate outdoor programming as well as to serve as acting administrator for our school during our after school hours, between 3:30 PM and 5:30 PM.

The candidate must be able to qualify as a Child Care Associate with the State of Alaska by being at least 21 years of age and having at least 12 semester hours of college credit in early childhood development or related field, a current Child Development Associate (CDA) credential, or a Montessori Certificate.

The ideal candidate will have an understanding of Montessori philosophy and the value of unstructured play as well as experience in facilitating child-directed outdoor and indoor learning experiences.

JMS has been working on the improvement of our outdoor learning environment and needs a dedicated individual to maintain and develop this space. This space includes natural play elements, a traditional play structure, a high tunnel, raised beds and perennial plantings. The students and staff at JMS use the space daily for learning and play. As part of this position, the educator will be facilitating free play and child-driven projects during the daily outdoor time and in the JMS after school program.

This is a 30 hour per week position with hours between 11:30 AM and 5:30 PM.

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K.I.N.D. SUMMER CAMP MONTESSORI LEAD GUIDE

40 hours per week summer position (June 1st through July 31st 2020)

Salary- DOE

Juneau Montessori School is seeking a Montessori Guide (Primary or Elementary trained) to head our “Kids in Nature: Douglas” (KIND) summer program. Our ideal applicant will have a completed a MACTE accredited Montessori training and be energetic and compassionate.  The applicant must be comfortable with hiking, physical activity and working outdoors with children in inclement weather.

This entirely outdoor-based Montessori centered summer program runs for 8 weeks in June and July and is designed to be a transitional piece for children who are headed to kindergarten or first grade (ages 5 and 6).

This is a rare opportunity to come and work in beautiful Douglas, Alaska (a short drive from Alaska’s capital city, Juneau). JMS is the only AMI recognized school in the state and we are located in an ideal setting for outdoor education, within a short walk of the beach, the forest, and the mountains.

 

K.I.N.D. SUMMER CAMP OUTDOOR ASSISTANT TEACHER

40 hours per week summer position (June 1st through July 31st 2020)

Salary- DOE

Juneau Montessori School is seeking an Outdoor Assistant Teacher to help with our “Kids in Nature: Douglas” (KIND) summer program. Our ideal applicant will have experience working with children and be comfortable with the outdoors. The applicant must be comfortable with hiking, physical activity and working outdoors with children in inclement weather.

This entirely outdoor-based Montessori centered summer program runs for 8 weeks in June and July and is designed to be a transitional piece for children who are headed to kindergarten or first grade (ages 5 and 6).

This is a rare opportunity to come and work in beautiful Douglas, Alaska (a short drive from Alaska’s capital city, Juneau). JMS is the only AMI recognized school in the state and we are located in an ideal setting for outdoor education, within a short walk of the beach, the forest, and the mountains.

 

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