River Valley Montessori and Child Care-Now Hiring Teachers, Assistants, Aides!

Posted: 03/14/2023

River Valley is growing & would love for you to join our family! River Valley Montessori is currently hiring highly-motivated educators & support staff who have a passion for early childhood education!

We are looking for experienced educators to open up new classrooms or jump in and join one of our programs as a support staff!  Our program serves infants, toddlers and preschoolers, ages 6 weeks to 6 years.  We use a combination of Learning Beyond Paper curriculum and the Montessori philosophy.

Our program is committed to providing high quality care to the children and families that we serve. Our educators are dedicated to a collaborative approach and to a continued professional growth, individually and as a group. Previous experience working in a Montessori setting or early childhood education is preferred. 

River Valley offers competitive pay for qualified candidates.

Benefits include:

Paid Time Off - Health insurance - Dental Insurance - 9 Paid Holidays - Child Care Discounts - Paid In-Service - Employer Paid Life Insurance - Short Term Disability - Long Term Disability - FREE CPR/First Aid Refresher Courses - Tuition Reimbursement Programs - Scholarships

River Valley also offers many opportunities to advance within the company. Our family is exactly that, a family. We have team building nights frequently that enhance relationships between our educators.

Our staff lounge is equipped with complimentary refreshments, snacks, TV (cable+movies), phone charging stations, private lockers, computer and a food prep area.

Please review our mission statement below. All applicants must understand and adhere to our vision & policies that River Valley has for our children, parents and educators.

"At River Valley Montessori & Child Care, we believe in honoring children and creating an educational learning environment that allows each child to work at their natural and optimal level, promoting positive outcomes. At River Valley Montessori & Child Care, we understand that every single child is someone's entire world. It is only through close partnership and collaboration between teachers and parents that we can best support your child in all areas of development - cognitively, physically, and social-emotionally."

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Pay: $14.00 - $19.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee child care discount
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan

Schedule: Flexible

  • Monday to Friday

Ability to commute:

  • Shakopee, MN: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Interested in joining our team at River Valley Montessori?

Please apply directly here and we will be in touch!

To request more information:
Contact our Human Resource Department at hr@mnpreschool.com

We look forward to hearing from you!