Employment Opportunities

Preschool Assistant Teacher

Heartwood Montessori School is currently seeking a Preschool Assistant Teacher 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.

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, full-time non-exempt position.

Join our sub list!

Heartwood is always looking to add to our sub list. If interested please submit your resume to info@heartwoodmontessori.org (with subject line, SUB APPLICATION: your name).