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Educational Assistant Grades 1-3

Montessori of the Rio Grande is currently seeking to fill their open grade 1-3 Educational Assistant position

Job Overview

Posting Date: June 10, 2021 - Closing Date: July 30, 2021

Educational assistant for Lower Elementary Montessori classroom, grades 1-3
Educational assistant for Casa classroom ages 3-6yrs
Educational Assistant

Job Description

  • Works with individuals and small groups in the classroom to reinforce material introduced by the teacher.
  • Serves as a model in developing students’ language, behavior, independence and inquiry.
  •  Collects, prepares and arranges resource material for use by lead teacher..
  •  Manages supplies and classroom equipment as needed.
  •  Monitor’s student activities in classrooms, school grounds, recess, etc.
  •  Provides support for non-instructional classroom duties such as monitoring snacks, restrooms, and lunch.


  • Responsibilities include working with individuals and small groups in the classroom to reinforce Montessori materials and lessons introduced by the teacher.
  • Collecting, preparing and arranging resource material for use by lead teacher.
  • Maintaining and preparing classroom environment. Assisting lead teacher with classroom management.

Required Skills

Preferences include experience with educational equipment, effective communication skills, both verbal and written; flexibility, organization, decision-making and problem solving skills; and interpersonal skills with diverse populations. Knowledge of Montessori pedagogy (not required).
All applicants must be 18, have a high school diploma or equivalent. 

Application Process

Please send email with resume and cover letter to

Contact Information

Deborah Henwood, Principal, Email: