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Seven Oaks Academy is a privately owned and operated preschool with a dynamic history of serving our local community in Lilburn, GA since 1988. Our core values which we hire, train, retain and assess our team needs include:
1) Respect - We place a high value of respect for our children and their families, each other as teammates, ourselves as individuals, our local community, the reputation of our school and the cultural diversity of our world.
2) No Excuses - Each person on our team is accountable for their own "B.E.D." - we do not Blame; Excuse or Deny. We are reliable, on time, responsible and dedicated to early learning.
3) Play Dough - We are fun like play dough by being creative, enthusiastic about life and positive go-getters.
4) Team Player - We are humble, supportive, have each others back, dedicated, compassionate team players that trust each other to achieve our goals.
Join an Exceptional Team in an environment filled with smiling faces and friendly attitudes. As a member of the Seven Oaks Team, you are valued and an important part of our success. Our teachers are lifelong learners dedicated to supporting each family we serve.
Enjoy exciting and innovative benefits such as:
Seven Oaks Academy is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, military or veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal law.
Seven Oaks Academy is seeking a caring, motivated and nurturing professional to join our team as a Montessori Assistant Teacher.
Under general supervision of the Lead Guide, the Montessori Assistant Teacher will work to ensure that the classroom runs smoothly, that all children are taken care of academically, emotionally, socially and physically and that families and their assistants are taken care of.
The Lead Montessori Teacher will ensure that the environment is properly prepared for the children each day. The lead Montessori Teacher shall ensure that each child is challenged to reach their maximum potential.
When you join our team as an Assistant Teacher you will\:
Other duties include:
1) Maintain Environment and Records
a) Prepare an environment in which the furnishings and materials are complete and correspond to the needs of the group.
b) Be responsible for the care and maintenance of classroom materials, i.e. maintain an orderly environment, keep it clean, and in like-new condition. The children are to be brought into this responsibility.
c) Maintain inventory of the classroom.
d) Maintain current attendance records.
e) Complete, maintain and submit academic records and other records/reports during the year as requested by the Principal.
2) Communicate with Grace and Courtesy
a) With parents:
i) Maintain relationships with parents. The Teacher's relationship with the
parents is vital to the parents' feeling of security in leaving their child in our
hands. We are in the trust business.
ii) Have on-going communication with parents in regard to their child's spe
Required Skills and Experience\:
A Montessori assistant teacher must have one of the following credentials/degrees listed below.
Valid Paraprofessional Certificate (issued by the Georgia Professional Standards Commission)
Valid Child Development Associate (CDA) credential (issued by the Council for Professional Recognition)
TCC (Technical Certificate of Credit) in Early Childhood Education TCD (Technical College Diploma) in Early Childhood Education
AA, AS, AAS, AAT (Associate Degree)
BA, BS (Bachelor Degree)
Georgia Teaching Certificate (issued by the Georgia Professional Standards Commission)
MA, MS (Master's Degree)
Specialist Degree or PhD
A CDA credential is valid for three years from the award date, after which it may be renewed in three-year increments. Information regarding the CDA credential is available through the Council for Professional Recognition at www.cdacouncil.org. For information regarding enrollment in Associate Degree, Technical College Diploma, and Technical Certificate of Credit programs, refer to the Technical College System of Georgia website at www.tcsg.edu.
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Join an Exceptional Team in an environment filled with smiling faces and friendly attitudes. As a member of the Seven Oaks Team, you are valued and an important part of our success. Our teachers and staff are lifelong learners dedicated to supporting each family we serve.
Enjoy exciting and innovative benefits such as:
Why do so many families choose Montessori?
Lessons are designed and given to each child when they are most ready to learn.
Social, emotional, and physical development is emphasized along with academic skills.
Freedom to move and choose activities fosters independence and self-confidence.
Current neurology and human development research consistently backs Montessori.