Nursery in Bristol looking for a Montessori professional to join their team
Your new company
This early years job is to work in a Montessori nursery in Bristol. You will be a professional Montessori Teacher in a setting that has a homely and nurturing environment. The nursery has been open for a year and is quickly growing due to its track record or exception early year education. The nursery is set over two floors, decorated with neutral, calm colours to create a homely environment where the children can be comfortable. The nursery is free flow throughout the building and the children's independence and self-directed learning is encouraged. All of the staff are friendly, nurturing and are highly qualified, with the philosophy to encourage the children to have freedom and independence.
Your new role
You will be a Montessori teacher, working in a team of 8 other staff members to deliver exceptional early year education and care. You will be helping build and encourage the children's confidence through meaningful activities, interactions and planning activities to suit each individual child. You will have the opportunity to lead forest school which is local to the nursery and encouraged to be used twice a week. You will be responsible for encouraging the children to learn as well as clean and tidy the rooms after them, preparing them for primary education as well as everyday life.
What you'll need to succeed
To be successful for the role you must be qualified in child care education, and ideally Montessori qualified. Experience in Montessori is essential, along with an extensive and confidence knowledge of Montessori education and EYFs. You will have a calm and relaxed nature and be passionate about working with children and providing childcare education, through a child-led approach.
What you'll get in return
Along with working at this outstanding setting, you will be offered a salary of up to £17,000 depending on experience, qualification and performance at your interview. You will be offered various opportunities to take on additional responsibilities if desired. The Montessori nursery offers a study scheme where they will pay for your Montessori training after you prove your commitment and ability after one year of being at the nursery. The staff are social and fun, and have staff evenings to socialise outside work.
What you need to do now
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