Montessori Assistant Teachers: full-time and part-time available

Contact Name: 
Crystal Leaver
Contact Email: 
Job Location: 
Magic Lantern Montessori in Hillman City, Seattle
Position Description: 
Magic Lantern Preschool is located in the Seattle Hillman City neighborhood, with a supportive director and staff that works as a team. We are looking for educators who approach their daily work with joy and reflection, seek true partnership with families, and value the side-by-side work with children and co-teachers. Teachers work as part of an equal teaching team with the support of a mentor teacher to provide learning experiences for children ages 3 to 5 years. Teachers plan curriculum, invitations to learn through play, and observe and document children’s learning. $500 signing bonus ($250 after three months and $250 after six months) Interested and qualified candidates should send their resume to MLM Center Director, Sarah Bien at MLM strongly encourages BIPOC individuals to apply. If you require special assistance with your application, please contact Emily Adams at SHIFTS AVAILABLE Part-time: up to 20 hours/week | 10am-5pm Full-time: up to 40 hours/week | 8:30am-4:30am QUALIFICATIONS Minimum 1 year of experience working in a Preschool setting-preferably Montessori ECE Initial Certificate or signed up to take classes (AA/BA degree in ECE/Education/Human Development preferred) CPR and First Aid certified or willing to obtain 18 years of age or older Negative TB test/MMR & COVID vaccine DCYF Background Clearance 30 hours STARS training or Merit waiver SKILLS Enjoy working with preschool children Ability to have professional, respectful interactions with children, families & co-workers Knowledge of and previous experience working with diverse populations BENEFITS Benefits for staff (employed 25+ hours per week) include vacation pay, safe and sick leave, holiday pay, medical/dental (after 3 months of employment), on-site training and opportunities for professional development. Other Benefits (offers vary depending on full or part-time role) Dental insurance Health insurance Paid time off Retirement plan Vision insurance Interested and qualified candidates should send their resume to MLM Center Director, Sarah Bien at
Job Type: 
Target Audience: 
Undergraduate Alumni
Application Deadline Date: 
Thursday, December 15, 2022