Elementary Classroom Assistant - must be fluent in Spanish!



Mission Montessori is seeking a teaching assistant for our lead Montessori teacher in our Spanish Immersion lower elementary classroom for the 2018-2019 academic year.  Our classroom will be mixed ages with students from Kindergarten through 3rd grade and a majority of them are fluent in Spanish. Prior Montessori experience is not needed, just a great attitude, a love of Spanish language and singing, and a desire to learn!

We are seeking an enthusiastic, reliable, and organized individual with strong communication skills and a patient, warm, and nurturing spirit to join our team!

Hours are 8:30am-5:30pm with a 1-hour break Monday through Friday, with limited weekends and evenings for school functions.


  • Fluent in Spanish in both verbal and written communication

  • Comfortable speaking exclusively in Spanish to the children all day

  • A passion for working with children

  • A bachelor's degree

  • Ability to multi-task: you will often be helping to manage the classroom and doing something else, like creating materials, at the same time

  • Love singing and being fun and creative with children


Mission Montessori is the only private elementary Montessori school in San Francisco. Our focus is on creating a high quality Montessori elementary program that utilizes the wealth of resources and opportunities in this great city. We offer our staff attentive administrative support, competitive wages and benefits including vacation, paid holidays, health insurance, a beautiful working environment, and the opportunity to work with a passionate community of educators.