1:1 Classroom Aid Postion

1:1 Classroom Aid:

Mountain Village Charter School is a Montessori and nature-based charter school in

Plymouth, NH that has been established since 2012. MVCS has a mission of fostering a lifetime

love of learning and cultivating independence, while enjoying and respecting nature. Mountain

Village creates a peaceful, multi-age learning environment for 1st through 5th grade students,

promoting physical, social, emotional, and academic growth for lifelong learners.

 

Job Description:

MVCS is seeking a part-time 1:1 or shared academic/behavioral assistant to support a

2nd grade student in a self-contained classroom. The teaching team currently consists of one

lead teacher and one assistant teacher. The classroom is rooted in the principles of Montessori

method to guide instruction and classroom management. Special education experience is

necessary, and Montessori training is preferred, but not required.

 

Essential duties and responsibilities include:

-Assist classroom and assistant teachers in supporting student(s) with disabilities in the

general education classroom.

-Provide behavioral, and academic support and intervention directly to the student(s)

under the supervision of the classroom and special education teachers to meet

social/emotional and academic goals (ie. provide 1:1 support in the classroom, explain

instructions and lessons, model appropriate behavior, communicate regularly with

academic team).

-Collaborate with the teaching team, including classroom teacher, special education

team, head of school, and parents.

-Other duties as assigned.

 

A successful candidate will have:

-A bachelor’s degree, and/or related experience.

-Knowledge of child development and learning styles.

-Ability to implement student’s IEP.

-Flexibility and ability to adapt to changing conditions.

-Ability and motivation to modify and accommodate to student’s needs within the

 classroom.

-Strong written and verbal communication skills.

-Ability to collaborate with student’s academic team. 

-Ability to demonstrate high standards of professional and ethical standards.

-A passion for teaching and learning.

 

All interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume to:

Mountain Village Charter School

13 NH Route 25

Plymouth, NH 03264

Or email at admin@mountainvillagecharterschool.org