Substitute Teacher (Montessori Guide)

Palo Alto, California

Do you love working with young children? Have you been searching for a friendly team of educators who hold themselves to high standards? Have you been looking for a place where you can grow and learn and develop your career?

We're always looking to add flexible substitute guides to our on-call list. Are you interested in working as a Substitute Teacher at Guidepost Montessori? This position will support multiple mixed-age Montessori classrooms. No formal Montessori training is needed to apply. We will provide training as part of your orientation and on-boarding.

About the Role

This is an on-call position where we will reach out to you as-needed to provide coverage when full-time teachers are out sick or on vacation. 

The Substitute Teacher role is a great opportunity to get your foot in the door at Guidepost Montessori. Many of our substitutes ultimately transition into full-time Assistant Teachers with us when new openings become available. If you love children and have been looking for the right opportunity to join our school community, apply below! 

Hours for the position and days worked vary based on the needs of the school.

About You

 

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 12 Early Childhood Education Units
  • Negative TB test within last 12 months
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Experience working with young children ages 0-6
  • Warm and friendly demeanor 

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 U.S., but around the globe!

If you love children and have been looking for the right opportunity to grow, join our school community by applying below!