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Elementary Classroom Assistant (Grades 1-3)

Elementary Classroom Assistant (Grades 1-3) Job Posting

Title: Elementary Classroom Assistant - Grades 1-3
Posting Date: June 21, 2022
Closing Date: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled
Position Begins: August 15, 2022 
Status: Full time or Part time 25-30 hours per week
Salary: DOQ with competitive benefits package
FLSA Category: Non-Exempt
Reports to: Head of School

Position Overview
Lake Country School - Montessori (www.lakecountryschool.org) - a leader in understanding young people and supporting them to learn broadly and deeply as they grow and develop - seeks an elementary classroom assistant M-F, for the academic school year (excluding school breaks). Duties include but are not limited to student supervision in the elementary classroom, hallway work area, and outdoor environments. Guided by the classroom teacher, support the optimal functioning and maintaining of the prepared environment of the classroom such as but not limited to, working with small groups and individual children, assisting with transition times, chaperoning children on off site field trips and annual overnight trips, etc.

Qualified candidates will love working with a team to meet the needs of children in a busy, fun, and respectful work and play environment.  LCS offers competitive wage and benefits, a dynamic learning and collegial work environment.  Please visit our website for additional information about LCS.  

Required Qualifications
We would love to hear from and get to know people who:

  • have experience and find joy working with younger children
  • want to be part of and contribute to a school community that values diversity, equity, and inclusion
  • are highly organized and detailed oriented to help maintain the environment
  • have a strong work ethic, can get work done in a timely manner and with high quality standards
  • able to supervise groups of children as well as individual children both indoors and outdoors
  • communicate honestly, regularly, and proactively
  • cooperative and collaborative spirit and always willing to step in and help to get work done
  • have humility, a sense of humor, and friendly personality
  • ability to work scheduled hours as outlined in employment summary

Please submit a letter of interest, professional resume, and two professional references to: [email protected]

Applications will be accepted until a successful candidate is selected.