Full-Time Toddler Assistant
The Portland Montessori School

Portland, OR

October 1, 2022


The Portland Montessori School is hiring for a full-time toddler assistant.

Pay for this position starts at $17.00. All full time positions are eligible for medical and dental benefits. Staff accrue vacation and sick time as well as enjoy additional paid time off (winter break/ spring break). This position runs year round, through the school year and summer. The daily schedule for this position is 9:15 - 4:45 pm, five days a week.

We are looking for qualified candidates who are enthusiastic and compassionate while peacefully guiding young children. Prior work experience with toddlers in a childcare setting and an interest in learning about the Montessori approach are necessary. Ability to flexibly work alongside others with an open mind and a sense of humor is also highly desired.

Training/ Certifications Required include:
•Active enrollment in Oregon’s Central Background Registry
•Current Infant/Child CPR & First-Aid training Food Handler’s Certificate
•Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse and Neglect training (RRCAN)
•Introduction to Child Care Health and Safety training (ICCHS)
•Prevention is Better Than Treatment training (PBTT)
•Safe Sleep for Oregon’s Infants (SS)

Any applicant who has not already completed the above qualifications, will have up to 30 days after their hire-date to meet these requirements; with the exception of Oregon’s Central Background Registry (must be completed before employment).

Job Type: Full-time
Pay: From $17.00 per hour



Please email resume together with cover letter to: employment@portlandmontessori.org