Employment Opportunities

Boulder Knoll Montessori  has a small team of dedicated teachers, who work together closely and are dedicated to providing a warm and inviting atmosphere for our families.

Assistant Teacher Position Beginning Fall 2019

Boulder Knoll Montessori School in Cheshire, CT has one opening for a full time early childhood classroom assistant teacher, starting in mid-August, 2019.

Job Description

Assistant teacher is responsible for:

  • Preparation of materials for early childhood Montessori classroom, under the direction of classroom teachers, and daily maintenance of supplies and materials.
  • Supervision, guidance and support of class of 20 children.
  • Supervision of quiet time/nap room daily.
  • Light cleaning throughout the day.
  • Playground supervision.
  • Professional interaction with parents and prospective families.
  • Maintenance of non-academic student records, under supervision of director.
  • Hours: Monday- Friday, 8a.m.-4p.m. for the academic year. Paid school vacations, sick days and personal days.


Skill Requirements:

  • Minimum associates degree in early childhood education or related area
  • Experience working with young children.
  • Calm, patient demeanor, positive attitude, joyful outlook, sense of humor
  • Ability to work collaboratively with teachers in a small setting.
  • Interest in Montessori education and nature based early childhood education.
  • Openness to and interest in Montessori training.
  • Willingness to be outside in any weather.
  • Fluency in English language

Salary commensurate with education, experience and skills.

Send resume, cover letter and two references to:

Jill Casertano, Director

Boulder Knoll Montessori

660 Boulder Road

Cheshire, CT 06410


Please respect that we do not allow visitors to the school without a scheduled appointment with the director. This is for the safety and privacy of our current families and our staff.