Classroom Assistant – Lower Elementary (ages 6-9 years)

Lake Country School is currently accepting applications for a part-time (M-F, 8:00am-1:30pm), 10-month, E1 Classroom Assistant position that begins 8/21/17. The Assistant works collaboratively with the classroom teacher in the preparation and maintenance of the Montessori classroom, supports the work of the teacher with the students, and the students within their learning environment. The position also requires daily recess and supervisory duties in collaboration with other teaching and support staff.
In addition to a competitive wage and benefits, we offer a supportive, dynamic and collegial learning community that fully embraces the mission of Lake Country School. Interested applicants should send a cover letter and the completed LCS Employment Application Form, to Paulette Zoe, Principal (pzoe@lakecountryschool.org) or 3755 Pleasant Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55409, by Monday, June 12, 2017.

Land School Assistant

Lake Country School seeks a Land School (LS) Assistant to work 40 hours/week for 22 weeks per year (20 hours/week in September) at our 160-acre rural campus in Dunn County, Wisconsin, which includes a farmstead, forests, fields, ravines and ponds. The primary role of the LS Assistant is to work alongside three teachers to support four Farm Stays each year. Farm Stays are 18-day residential Montessori experiences designed for up to 14 Junior High students at a time. The position begins 8/20, with November off, as well as Dec. 20 – February 26 and 1/2 of the month of March. The LS Assistant will work 40 hours/week between the final Farm Stay in April and the end of the school year in mid-June, supporting day and overnight visits by groups of elementary and Junior High students. Qualified candidates will be welcoming, responsible, flexible, and will love working with a collegial and inspired staff in meeting the needs of students in a busy, fun, and respectful learning, work and play environment. Please send resume and LCS Employment Application Form, to Brooks Cavin to apply.

Substitute Staff Needed

Lake Country School relies on a qualified and dedicated group of substitute staff to work with children when regular staff members are sick or attending to professional responsibilities outside the school. If you would like to be considered for our sub list, please send resume and LCS employment application form, to Brooks Cavin.

LCS Employment Application Form


Mission Statement

Lake Country School is a Montessori learning environment that fosters independence, critical thinking, and creativity within each child. We are a community that promotes diversity and inclusion, as well as respect and responsibility to self, to others, and to the earth.

Contact Us

3755 Pleasant Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55409
Phone 612.827.3707
Email Us

Find what you need