Art/Studio Atelier Specialist Teacher
Are you passionate about working with young children and dedicated to providing the highest-quality creative learning environment possible? Are you looking for a role that provides professional learning and development opportunities with a path for growth? Your Role We are a thriving Guidepost Montessori campus serving children 0-6 (growing elementary) nestled on a wooded campus in the heart of Waldorf looking for specialist teacher for process art, handicraft, clay work, print making and textiles for young children. About You Familiarity with Montessori, Waldorf, or Reggio-Emillia approach Art degree or equivalent qualifications required Availability for full-time or part-time / Flexibility Preferred: MD credentials (45/90 HR course work) Have experience with the appropriate age group in a group setting, such as daycare, aftercare or nursery Help a child by giving them the tools to be independent Are open to guiding your colleagues, and be guided by them in turn Are eager to partner with parents on their child's journey Take pride in your work Are friendly with error Get energized and inspired by working with children! About Us Guidepost Montessori is a community of trained educators who are driven by a deep desire to bring about widespread change in education today. To meet the needs of today's students and to bring about true progress in the world around us, we need an education model that fosters independence and develops competent, capable, action-oriented thinkers and change agents. To that end, we are committed to dramatically increasing the amount of high-fidelity, authentic Montessori programs, not only in the US but around the globe! See an example of our beautiful classrooms by taking a 360 tour of our schools: Museum Mile Campus (NY): https://my.matterport.com/show/?m=h3NozBh7sGh Old Town Campus (IL): https://my.matterport.com/show/?m=XVLHUp9xxXC If you love children and have been looking for the right opportunity to grow, join our school community by applying below!