Cascadia School Lower Elementary Guide
ABOUT THE POSITION:
Cascadia School is growing and seeks a Lower Elementary Guide; (1st - 3rd grade) for the 2024-2025 school year for our new third lower elementary classroom. The Lower Elementary Guide will join our Elementary Program which consists of two Lower Elementary Classrooms, and two Upper Elementary Classrooms as well as a Middle School.
Our ideal candidate has an AMI Elementary diploma and three years experience in a Montessori classroom, a Bachelor’s Degree and a state teaching creditential. The candidate has the ability to understand and work with a diverse range of learning styles.
The applicant is someone who is committed to justice, equity, diversity and inclusion work and can collaborate with others, communicate effectively, has strong organizational skills, and is able to build positive relationships with students, families, and co-workers.
This is an exempt full-time salaried position. Work hours are Monday through Friday; 8 AM - 4 PM, with occasional evening and weekend events throughout the school year. Benefits include medical and dental insurance, a Simple IRA retirement plan, PTO, professional development stipend.
The salary range starts at $54,000 and is commensurate with knowledge & experience.
Cascadia is committed to equal employment opportunity for all persons without regard to race, color, national or ethnic origin, creed, religion, gender, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, associational preference or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law. Cascadia is committed to improving employment opportunities for and utilization of people who may have been denied equal opportunity in society at large.
Our Montessori school is located in Vancouver, Washington on 2.0 acres and is adjacent to Tranquility Green Space. Cascadia serves children in 1st through 8th grades. Our students come from local Children’s Houses as well as other private and public schools.