Employment Opportunities

After-Care Leader Part-to-Full time position

Heartwood Montessori School is currently seeking an After-Care Leader to join our community.  Located in Northeast Minneapolis, Heartwood Montessori is a non-profit program serving children from 33 months of age through the kindergarten year. At Heartwood, we value community, partnership with parents, and a commitment to Montessori principles.  Learn more about our program at heartwoodmontessori.org

The ideal candidate should: 

  • Demonstrate professionalism, reliability, and show interest in personal growth and continued education. 
  • Qualify under DHS Rule 3 as a Teacher, a background check will be required.
  • Have, or be willing to attain, First Aid and CPR certification within the first 60 days of employment (such training to be reimbursed by the school)
  • Have experience working in a school or childcare center (preference will be given to those with Montessori experience)
  • Demonstrate a desire to become knowledgeable with Montessori terminology and methods

Duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Assist in planning and implementing the daily program
  • Work alongside children to promote classroom maintenance
  • Observe, record and report on the behavior of individual children as assigned
  • Report to Director  any concerns or problems which may occur
  • Attend staff meetings and family functions
  • Supervise children at all times  to ensure safety
  • Help to maintain a neat, sanitary and organized learning environment

This is an hourly position, beginning around 35 hours weekly: approximately 11:00am -6:00pm M-F.  Our program runs September through May; ideal candidates will commit to the entirety of the school-year.

If interested, please email your resume along with contact information for 3 professional references to info@heartwoodmontessori.org