Children’s House Montessori Teacher, position announcement for Viroqua Area Montessori School
Duties of Position: Develop and implement developmentally-appropriate lessons and practices that reflect the Montessori approach to education for the 4-6 year-old while addressing district Essential Learning Standards and Common Core State Standards. Responsible for the social and emotional well being of all students in your care.
Special Skills/Education Required: Must hold a current teaching license certified by the Wisconsin Department of Education. Must be willing to teach in a multi-age environment using the Montessori principles of education with fidelity. Must be trained or willing to be trained at the early childhood level in Montessori at an AMI, AMS or MACTE-approved training center. Must be child-centered and able to work cooperatively with a mentor, staff and parents. Must have a strong interest in literacy and student achievement, and have the ability to identify the learning needs of individual students and provide interventions and enrichments as appropriate.
This person will also play an essential role in the promotion and continued development of Viroqua Area Montessori School (VAMS), which is a new charter school within the Viroqua Area School District.