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Preschool Assistant Teacher
Radiant Montessori School

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Preschool Assistant Teacher

Radiant Montessori School
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Job Summary

$13.50-15.00 per hour
Job Type
Job Last Posted
Job posted 28 days ago
Job Role
Preschool Teacher, Childcare Teacher
Employer's Industry
Job Schedule

Job Description

Radiant Montessori is an established Montessori preschool located in Maple Grove. We are currently seeking to fill several full-time positions. We are  looking for Assistant teachers to work alongside our current Lead  teachers, and grow with our school for years to come. All teachers will  work together to ensure smooth functioning of the classroom. This  position is available to start immediately. 


  • Attractive salary that is negotiable depending on qualifications and experience
  • Excellent medical and dental benefits (60% employer paid health and 100% employer paid dental)
  • Paid holidays after 90 days of employment
  • Paid time off after one year of employment
  • Generous 401K retirement package after one year of employment
  • Monthly staff engagement events


  • Have at least one-year prior experience as a Preschool or Infant Teacher in a licensed childcare center
  • Be qualified under Rule 3 as an Assistant or Lead Teacher as  defined by the Minnesota Department of Human Services – previous  experience and qualifying college credits are required (Associate or  Bachelor’s degree or credits in Early Childhood Education or a closely  related field are typical qualifications of an Assistant or Lead  Teacher)
  • Be able to pass a background check as required by the Department of  Human Services and be authorized to work in the United States
  • Be able to work full-time, attend all required monthly staff  meetings, and attend occasional school functions outside of regular  hours
  • Be able to lift a minimum of 25 pounds
  • Possess current Pediatric CPR and First Aid (or be willing to obtain within the first 90 days of employment)

The ideal candidate will…  

  • Be friendly and outgoing in nature
  • Possess strong oral communication skills and ability to multitask
  • Be dependable and flexible in day-to-day responsibilities
  • Have a passion for working with all children and a strong desire to pursue a long-term career in childcare
  • Have experience building and maintaining relationships with children, families, and staff, and enjoy working on a team
  • Positively interact with children and treat each child with respect
  • Respond to the individual needs and learning styles of children
  • Support Radiant Montessori’s overall mission
  • Observe all rules and regulations of Radiant Montessori and state agencies
  • Maintain Radiant Montessori’s professional attitude and work behavior
  • Have Montessori experience

If you are interested in applying for this position, please email your resume to Thank you for considering Radiant  Montessori! 

Business Overview

Our Story

 Radiant Montessori is a small business that was established in 2008 and grew slowly but steadily. Currently we have a great team of 28 staff. All salaries are negotiable and competitive depending on the candidate’s experience, qualifications, and most importantly attitude toward the job. Medical & Dental benefits, paid holidays and 401k (after one year). Radiant Montessori is a great place to work if you are a friendly person and have a cheerful personality. All staff take directions from management. 

This is a place where you can enter at any level, and grow with the organization to rise to the management. Both our current on site managers started work at entry level!

Why Work With Us?

Minnesota based, well-established, and a work place where employees are valued and respected. Excellent benefits including health, dental, 401k, and PTO.

Team Size

11-50 team members


Culture & Perks

Family Owned
Health Benefits
Parental Leave
Paid Time Off
Retirement Benefits
Parking Provided
Team Events
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