Educational Assistant - Vacancy ID: 173249

Vacancy Details

Educational Assistant


Dr. Wendy Bernett

Position Details

$16.52 per hour
7.5 hours 5 days a week - School year plus additional days
Full Time
Duties of the Position: Support and partner with classroom teacher to “follow the child” as they navigate the “prepared environment” around them. Must be able to assist in developing and carrying out very specific and detailed programs for the children in line with the Montessori Method. Special Skills Required: Prefer experience working with students and knowledge of reading, mathematics, and grace and courtesy instruction. Knowledge of the Montessori Method is a plus but not required. Must be willing to attend training and workshops as deemed appropriate. Work Schedule of the Position school year position (180 Days) 7.5 hours per day, 7:30-3:30. Anticipated Start Date: Approximately August 21, 2023 Contact Person/Supervisor: External candidates should send a cover letter, resume, and three letters of recommendation to Wendy Bernett by May 12, 2023 stating their interest. Internal candidates should send a letter of interest and contact information to by May 12, 2023. Additional Comments: Must be student centered, reliable, and flexible to best meet the needs of the students. Must be able to accept direction from several people. Must be able to respect and carry out the mission and vision of the Sparta Area School District as well as the mission and vision of Sparta Montessori School.

Candidate Requirements

  • Cover Letter
  • Resume
  • Letters of Recommendation