Preschool Teacher Assistant ( English & Spanish) Oakland, CA 94606

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Posted : 2023-10-25

About us

Job description:

SquareCare Montessori Preschool has an opening for an assistant teacher in our preschool childcare program. We are seeking a warm and caring individual to join our team, assisting young children to gain social and emotional skills, independence, and academic skills, and assisting teachers to prepare the learning environment.

We prefer a teacher-qualified person for this position, successful candidate will:

show self-initiative,

show respect for children and co-workers,

show an ability to guide children

have a strong work ethic.

Must be at least 18 years of age.

have, or be able to get criminal background clearance

Have an interest in learning the Montessori philosophy of education

Must have a minimum of a high school diploma.

Early Childhood Education units (6 core or more) preferred

Complies with all state education and licensing standards and maintains validation of credentials for the position (i.e. professional development). In this industry, timeliness and dependability are absolutely required. This is a fantastic, opportunity for a candidate interested in developing their skills as a Montessori preschool teacher! A candidate with no early childhood education or experience can expect to earn minimum wage. Wages increase with early childhood education units, childcare experience, and Montessori training or experience.

Please provide a cover letter with some information on why you are interested in this position and how it fits with your career plans. We look forward to meeting you!

Ability to commute/relocate:

Oakland, CA 94606: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Preferred)

Job Type: Full-time or Part-time (possible) W2

Salary: From $25.00-30.00 per hour


Professional development assistance


Monday to Friday 8 AM - 5 PM with 1 hour Lunch break

8-hour shift

Day shift


Monday to Friday

COVID-19 considerations:

Covid vaccination is required


CPR Certification (Preferred)

Child Development Associate Certification (Preferred)

Work Location: In person

We are looking for an Assistant Teacher to join our team and support our teachers in providing a safe and nurturing learning environment for our students. The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting with lesson plans, classroom management, and providing individualized instruction to students. The ideal candidate will have a passion for teaching and a commitment to helping students reach their full potential.


  • Assist in the development and implementation of lesson plans.
  • Assist in the supervision of students in the classroom, cafeteria, playground, and other school activities.
  • Assist in the management of student behavior.
  • Assist in the preparation of materials for instruction.
  • Assist in the grading of student work and tests.
  • Assist in the maintenance of student records.
  • Participate in faculty meetings and other school-related activities.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $25.00 per hour


  • Flexible schedule


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Oakland, CA 94606: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Work Location: In person

Job Location
Oakland, California, United States
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