Employment OpportunitiesPinewoods Montessori School, North Carolina

Immediate Openings

Young Children’s Community (YCC) Lead Guide

for children ages 18 months-3 years old

LOOKING FOR A GREAT OPPORTUNITY? 

Pinewoods Montessori is always on the lookout for quality caring professionals to join our PWMS community Pinewoods Montessori School has been providing quality Montessori education for children in the triangle area for over 30 years. With competitive compensation and benefits, a culture of professional excellence and collegial support and a deep commitment to Dr. Montessori’s vision and educational principles, PWMS is an employer of choice for those looking to make a meaningful impact in the lives of children and families.

Interested candidates should send your resume/cover letter to our Head of School, Jon Churn – please send to: careers@pinewoodsmontessori.com

Qualifications:

  • Montessori training diploma for 0-3 years (required)
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent (preferred)
  • 3+ years of experience working with children 18 months – 3 years of age (preferred)

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Adhering to the PWMS mission, for the purpose of maintaining quality and excellence.
  • Preparing and maintaining a Montessori environment for children 0-3 years old.
  • Observing, directing and supervising children in accordance with Montessori pedagogy and Pinewoods Montessori School policies.
  • Building and maintaining meaningful partnerships with families.
  • Collaborating with and giving active support to colleagues.
  • Modeling integrity, curiosity, responsibility, creativity, and respect for all persons, with an appreciation for racial, cultural, and gender issues and diversity.

Physical requirements include:

  • The ability to stand for long periods of time
  • Hand dexterity
  • The ability to lift up to 50 pounds
  • Walking between transitions and playground monitoring
  • Ability to sit on the floor and transitioning from sitting to standing throughout the day

​Young Children’s Community (YCC) Assistant Guide

for children ages 18 months-3 years old

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent (preferred)
  • 3+ years of experience working with children 18 months – 3 years of age (preferred)
  • Montessori training and/or 3+ years working in a Montessori setting (preferred)

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Adhering to the PWMS mission, for the purpose of maintaining quality and excellence.
  • Preparing and maintaining a Montessori environment for children 0-3 years old.
  • Observing, directing and supervising children in accordance with Montessori pedagogy and Pinewoods Montessori School policies.
  • Building and maintaining meaningful partnerships with families.
  • Collaborating with and giving active support to colleagues.
  • Modeling integrity, curiosity, responsibility, creativity, and respect for all persons, with an appreciation for racial, cultural, and gender issues and diversity.

    Physical requirements include:

    • The ability to stand for long periods of time
    • Hand dexterity
    • The ability to lift up to 50 pounds
    • Walking between transitions and playground monitoring
    • Ability to sit on the floor and transitioning from sitting to standing throughout the day

    ​Substitute Guides for All Levels

    As a substitute guide, you’ll play an important role in providing invaluable support to our programs while giving our faculty the chance to take time off for professional development. The best part? You’ll have the flexibility to work when it suits you.

    And with hourly pay rates ranging from $16-$19 and one-time bonuses for reaching milestones like 25, 50, 75, and 100 days of work, you can rest assured that you’re making a meaningful impact while earning a fair wage. Join us today and help us continue to make a difference in the lives of our students and staff.