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Start Date: January 3, 2022
We are looking for group teachers who have had some experience in early childhood education or relevant field experience. They will work with other professionals in a team of three to share strengths and skills. Candidates should have knowledge of child development, developmentally appropriate teaching strategies, and excellent verbal and written communication skills. The hours of employment are 8:15 – 3:30 at our Hudson Site, and 8:15 – 4:30 at our Duane Site, Monday – Friday. Our school year ends the third week of June. Salary is commensurate with experience.
Our school incorporates Dr. Montessori’s principles with the influences of the Reggio Emilia approach. We are an ISAAGNY (Independent Schools Admissions Association of Greater New York) non-profit school of children aged 2-6 and a full-time teaching staff of 43. Our staff is particularly supportive and serves as a community of learners. Our parent body is generous and committed to the work of the school. Please visit our website to learn more about the school: http://washingtonmarketschool.org
Our school pays full health benefits including dental, midwifery and therapeutic. After a year’s employment, the school offers a 5% salary match for our annual 401K benefit. We reimburse partial or full tuition for relevant courses as well as total financial support for Montessori training. Our staff enjoys travel and conferences both locally and internationally through the school’s generous fundraising efforts in non-pandemic times.
Please send your resume and a cover letter to Resumes@wms-nyc.org
All resumes must be accompanied with a cover letter to be considered. No phone calls please.
Please do not apply if you have already sent in a resume previously.
Certification required: NYC Group Teacher
Degree Required: Bachelors or Masters in Early Childhood