Are you a life-long learner? Are you passionate about working with children and dedicated to providing the highest-quality learning environment possible? Do you love guiding the youngest learners and setting a foundation for lifetime of success? Namaste may be just right for you!
Namaste is seeking an exceptional teacher to work with a team of amazing credentialed Montessorians. We are looking for someone excited to start their Montessori journey with the desire to complete Montessori training (sponsored) in preparation to becoming a lead guide!
Ideal candidates will possess:
-A joyful disposition and love working with children
-Associates / Bachelors degree and/or experience in early childhood education preferred, but not required
-Strong communication skills
-Willingness to learn: growth mindset
-Desire to support the needs of the whole child
-Ability to interact with parents and co-workers in a warm, empathetic and confident manner
-Working knowledge of Montessori method is a plus, but for those still gaining experience in education or who are making a career change, we are willing to support and train the right candidates.
Generous paid time off and paid holidays (40+ paid days/year)
A network of supportive peers and mentors who regularly share best practices
Ongoing professional development
Career growth and promotion opportunities
Tuition discount for children
The opportunity to contribute to a high-quality Montessori program that serves the individual needs of each child.
Namaste is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, sexual orientation, ethnic origin, sex, gender identity or expression, religion, or disability in its employment policies.
About Namaste Montessori of Peters
Namaste Montessori is a small, well-established school in the South Hills of Pittsburgh. Pittsburgh and surrounding areas have a small town feel with big city amenities including world class museums, libraries, miles of nature trails, acres of parks, international airport, multiple top tier universities, and a rich deep history expressed through its art, food, and architecture. Pittsburgh frequently tops the most livable cities lists for affordability, education, culture, and health care.