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Jul 15th 2016

Events Coordinator and Administrative Assistant

By |July 15, 2016|Employment|

Greenspring Montessori School is seeking a new support person to help with our school’s many administrative needs.  The role will be serve as support to several administrative offices, including the Head of School, Admissions, the Training Center, and our Education, Development, & Marketing Directors. This person will also be the point person on coordinating and setting up for events. Qualifications: Willingness to help wherever help is needed and flexibility in a rapidly changing environment Strong organization skills Excellent communication skills, including the ability to work with a lot of different types of individuals well Comfort working cooperatively and independently Self-driven [...]

Jul 15th 2016

After-School Assistant

By |July 15, 2016|Employment|

After-School Assistant Greenspring Montessori School is seeking a kind and loving, experienced and mature Floating/Aftercare Assistant to work with children ages 3 to14-year-oldss, Monday through Friday from 3pm until 6pm. The ideal candidate will: Pass a background check Have OCC qualifications for preschool and school age children Interest in learning about Montessori education Have previous experience working with children Have a great love for working with young children Have a strong work ethic Actively seek professional growth and development Be a team player Be solution-oriented Be seeking a long-term position Be excited to join the Greenspring Montessori School community! Duties [...]

Jul 15th 2016

Office Manager

By |July 15, 2016|Employment|

The Office Manager is the face of Greenspring Montessori School (GMS), ensuring we are serving children, families, and staff in a welcoming and professional manner.  The Office Manager supports the Head of School, administration, Board, and other key volunteers of Greenspring Montessori School, and supervises any other front desk staff. This position reports to the Assistant Head of School. Specific responsibilities: Provide administrative support to the Head of School, administrative staff, Board, and key volunteers for various projects and events Work front desk Act as the school “registrar”-registering parents, students and grandparents for events, meetings, after-school clubs, etc. Greet and [...]

Jul 15th 2016

Floating Classroom Assistant

By |July 15, 2016|Employment|

Floating Assistant Greenspring Montessori School is seeking a kind and loving, experienced and mature Floating Assistant to work with children ages 18 months to 14-year-olds, Monday through Friday from 8:30am until 5:30pm. The ideal candidate will: Pass a background check Have OCC qualifications for preschool and school age children Interest in learning about Montessori education Have previous experience working with children Have a great love for working with young children Have a strong work ethic Actively seek professional growth and development Be a team player Be solution-oriented Be seeking a long-term position Be excited to join the Greenspring Montessori School [...]

Jul 15th 2016

Children’s House Classroom Assistant

By |July 15, 2016|Employment|

Children’s House Classroom Assistant Greenspring Montessori School is seeking a kind and loving, experienced and mature Classroom Assistants to work with children ages 3 - 6 years. This a full-time position with hours from 11:30am until 6pm. The ideal candidate will: Have OCC qualifications for preschoolers Interest in learning about Montessori education Have previous experience with preschoolers Have a great love for working with young children Have a strong work ethic Actively seek professional growth and development Be a team player Be solution-oriented Be seeking a long-term position Be excited to join the Greenspring Montessori School community! Duties include (but [...]

Jul 15th 2016

Toddler and Children’s House Classroom Assistant

By |July 15, 2016|Employment|

Toddler and Children’s House Classroom Assistant Greenspring Montessori School is seeking a kind and loving, experienced and mature Classroom Assistants to work with children ages 18 months - 6 years. This is a full-time, split shift position with hours from 7:15am until 12:30pm and 4pm until 6pm. The ideal candidate will: Have OCC qualifications for preschoolers Interest in learning about Montessori education Have previous experience with preschoolers Have a great love for working with young children Have a strong work ethic Actively seek professional growth and development Be a team player Be solution-oriented Be seeking a long-term position Be excited [...]

Jul 15th 2016

Toddler Classroom Assistant

By |July 15, 2016|Employment|

Toddler Classroom Assistant Greenspring Montessori School is seeking two kind and loving, experienced and mature Classroom Assistants to work with children ages 18 months - 2 years. This a part-time position with hours from 8:15am until 12pm. The ideal candidate will: Have OCC qualifications for preschoolers Interest in learning about Montessori education Have previous experience with preschoolers Have a great love for working with young children Have a strong work ethic Actively seek professional growth and development Be a team player Be solution-oriented Be seeking a long-term position Be excited to join the Greenspring Montessori School community! Duties include (but [...]

Jul 7th 2016

Lower Elementary Summer Reading

By |July 7, 2016|Library, Lower Elementary, News, Students|

As you parents may know, summer is a great opportunity to practice reading and writing skills already gained in order to be well-prepared for the coming academic year. Here are some reminders of fun activities you can do, and may already be doing, this summer to support your child(ren)’s literacy and Spanish Language skills: Make time for reading setting aside a time each day for reading, and remember to include "reading time" when planning summer activities.  Try to carve out 15 – 20 mins a day. Keep different kinds of reading materials at home including newspapers, magazines, and brochures and [...]

Jun 28th 2016

June Update: Our Building Project

By |June 28, 2016|Capital Project, News|

We are excited to share that the building project is oh-so-close! We have beautiful, clean designs for all our buildings, agreements with the local community organizations, and are close to obtaining the necessary final approvals and permits from the county to proceed with construction. We have a secured a $4.0 million Baltimore County Revenue Bond through First National Bank and have been awarded two Capital Project Grants by the State of Maryland. In addition, our Capital Campaign has raised $1.2 million dollars in extraordinarily generous leadership donations, and will soon be entering the public phase of the fundraising effort. We [...]

Jun 14th 2016

Groundbreaking Ceremony

By |June 14, 2016|Capital Project, Events, News|

  Greenspring Montessori School hosted a ceremonial Groundbreaking on Wednesday, June 8, 2016 for a building project to renovate nearly 30,000 square feet and construct 7,500 square feet of additional classroom space on its historic seven-acre campus. Head of School, Tamara Balis, spoke to the community about our progress, and our Chair of the Board of Trustees, Fred Brown, and Councilwoman Vicki Almond shared their support. Students, parents, and staff dug in with their shovels, ceremoniously marking the beginning of this transformation.   Originally known as Emerson Dairy Farm, the iconic white barns and silos have been an important part of the [...]