Our Montessori school has been proudly serving our community for many years. With trained, dedicated educators (some with decades of experience), we provide an authentic Montessori experience in an early education setting. With mixed-age classrooms and carefully curated Montessori materials, we embrace the authentic Montessori Method, as we guide young learners toward the future, so they become innovative thinkers, good citizens, and able leaders. LEAD TEACHER BETHANY VILLAGE MONTESSORI SCHOOL PORTLAND OR We are growing!! Come join our talented team, where we inspire children to be lifelong learners! Through our play based curriculum, our affectionate and loving staff ensures that our children are imparted with the knowledge to succeed. We offer: Paid holidays and paid time off for full time employees No nights or weekends!! Opportunity for Montessori training and certification Opportunity for upward advancement Competitive pay rates based on your experience and education Daily Pay app: Track your income and transfer earnings instantly (or next day) Health, dental and vision insurance for full time employees Full time and part time available Outstanding child care discount available for all age groups!! As a Lead Teacher, you'll: Create fun, interactive learning experiences while serving as a mentor to fellow Teachers. Promote the social, physical, and intellectual growth of the children in your care. Take the lead on classroom management and curriculum implementation, plus follow all licensing guidelines and company standards to ensure a safe environment for every child. Communicate and build relationships with enrolled and prospective families to promote achievement for the child and to support your center's success. We want energetic, dependable, passionate individuals who are at least 18 and have: Experience leading a classroom and creating educational lesson plans. CDA or minimum of 12 semester hours in Early Childhood Education or related field. High school diploma or equivalent. The ability to meet state requirements for education and additional center requirements. Able to work indoors or outdoors and engage in physical activity with children Your neighborhood Montessori school is supported by Montessori Unlimited, a nationwide network of authentic Montessori schools. As part of Learning Care Group--a community of inspired, bold, dedicated individuals--we invite you to be a difference maker. Here, you'll find a dynamic environment and culture that is open, friendly, welcoming, and collaborative. Are you ready to make a strong, lasting, positive impact on children? Then join Montessori Unlimited, where we know our best asset is our people. We've made a commitment to ensure you feel valued, with a robust, comprehensive offering that exceeds expectations. That means competitive compensation, a targeted range of health and wellness benefits, and retirement planning, with our new 401k match. For us, it's simple: Provide great rewards, keep employees engaged, and develop difference makers. We encourage your talent, recognize your potential, and support your growth, to be an inspiring, innovative force that prepares children for the future.Successful applicants for this position must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment. Learning Care Group is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against an employee or applicant based on race, color, religion, national origin or ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, veteran or military status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status or any other protected status under federal, state, or local law.If requested, reasonable accommodations may be made to qualified individuals, unless doing so causes a direct threat to these individuals or others in the workplace or if the accommodation creates an undue hardship to the Company.The Company will comply with all federal, state or local laws regarding the COVID-19 vaccine.