Aftercare Assistant (Ages 2-6)

School Name: Arc-en-Ciel Montessori

School Location: Portland, OR

Arc en Ciel Montessori School is a small Montessori school for infants, toddlers and primary age children that also offers support and education for parents. We are located in Portland, Oregon. Our mission is to collaborate with families to nurture the minds and the spirits of children. We strive for equity, community, and connections with nature. We want our staff to reflect the rich diversity of our students and families.

Qualifications and Qualities:
Basic knowledge of Montessori theory/ Priority given to those with Montessori classroom experience
Experience working with children age 18 months to 6 years old is required
Must be current in or willing to meet state licensing requirements for employment within a childcare facility. Priority to those current in CBR.
Teaching staff members strive for the following qualities:
Flexibility in addressing children’s needs
Affinity for learning while guiding children in the classroom
Excellent observation skills
A sense of humility with peers
Great communication skills with parents
The ability to listen and be present
The ability to lead individual and group activities in indoor and outdoor environments as weather permits
The candidate must prioritize health and safety for students and adults by wearing a mask at all times while guidelines are in place

Compensation: To be determined based on education on experience


To Apply: Please email your resume and cover letter to:

Arc en Ciel Montessori School does not discriminate on the basis of: race, color, culture, creed, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation/affectional preference, disability, age, pregnancy, marital status, family structure, economic status, veteran status, status with regard to public assistance or genetic information in its employment, programs, and activities.