Sankofa Montessori

Georgia
Info
https://sankofamontessori.org
Kindergarten - 2nd
  • Atlanta
  • Overview

    Sankofa Montessori is the only State Charter School Commission-approved tuition-free K-6 Public Montessori Charter school in Georgia. We were approved in July of 2022 and will open our doors in the Fall of 2023. Our vision is to awaken the inherent greatness in each child. We achieve our vision by providing a culturally responsive, child- and family-centered Montessori education so we can develop in all of our students the knowledge, skill, and agency to have a life of purpose. We will locate in Clayton County at a soon-to-be-determined location.

    Our ideal candidate has the following qualifications:

    The appropriate teaching certification

    Two or more years of effective teaching experience as a teacher

    Willing to serve all children, regardless of background or needs, in an inclusive and supportive setting

    Skills in instructional practices and classroom management for student achievement

    Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills

    Warm and firm demeanor

    Work collaboratively with a growth mindset

    Give and receive feedback in a spirit of craftsmanship

    Strong learning orientation and desire to work in a fast-paced, dynamic work environment

    Can complete physical demands of the role (including standing and walking for extended periods of time and lifting heavy objects up to 40 Ibs)

    Unwavering commitment to Sankofa Montessori’s mission and willingness to go above and beyond to meet the needs of Sankofa Montessori students, families, and staff

    Successful background check results required

    We offer contributions to the Teacher Retirement System of Georgia (TRS) in accordance with Georgia state law and an additional, optional 403(b) retirement account.

    Sankofa Montessori also offers competitively-priced health benefits

    We also offer the additional supports below:

    A dedicated coach with a track record of success with students

    A daily planning period and weekly student early release for teacher collaboration, student work analysis, and peer professional development

    Materials needed to be successful in your classroom, including teacher/student supplies/laptops, etc.

    Roles (6)
    Founding Music Teacher
    Atlanta, GA
    Lead Teacher
    $45K - $60K/year
    Founding Special Education Teacher
    Lead Teacher
    $45K - $60K/year
    Founding Art Teacher
    Lead Teacher
    $45K - $60K/year
    Founding Montessori Fellow
    Teaching Assistant or Aide
    $30K - $35K/year
    Founding Montessori Certified Lead Guide
    Lead Teacher
    $45K - $60K/year
    Founding Montessori Lead Guide (not yet Montessori certified)
    Lead Teacher
    $45K - $60K/year
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    Kindergarten - 2nd
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