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Resources


 

Reading with Miss Amanda

posted 3/26/2020

The Reading with Miss Amanda books adapt the Montessori philosophy to help children of all ages decode words and confidently read on their own. The lessons are intuitive for children aged three to six, with step-by-step lessons given simply by reading the “teacher” role from the book.

To learn more, please visit my web site, https://readingwithmissamanda.com/.

Yours in education,

Amanda Riccetti
Author

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School Leadership Positions


Director | Head of School (Cupertino, CA)

posted 10/1/2020

Villa Montessori School seeks a self-driven, student-centered educator for the role of Full-Time Director/Head of School. We are located in Cupertino, California serving preschool through kindergarten-aged children. Villa Montessori is a non-profit, non-sectarian program that encourages independent, self-directed achievement.

Qualified candidates have experience in applying the Montessori Method to early childhood education and leading school administration. Required qualifications and skills:
• Bachelor’s degree in a related field
• AMS or AMI certification
• Minimum of three years working in a primary-age Montessori classroom
• Strong understanding and implementation of the Montessori Method
• Curriculum and classroom management skills
• Caring, patient, nurturing attitude towards children
• Substantive management experience (school leadership  strongly preferred)
• Solve complex operational problems
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Critical-thinking and decision-making skills
• Manage, inspire, and evaluate a diverse teaching staff

Email your resume to board@villamontessori.net

Montessori Teaching Positions


 

Lead 3-6 Montessori Teacher (Wesley Chapel, FL)

posted 7/23/2020

Garden Montessori School is seeking a Lead Montessori Early Childhood (3-6-year old) teacher who is a loving, talented, and committed individual who is dedicated to the Montessori philosophy. Excellent communication skills with adults and children and the ability to work as part of a team to create a stimulating and challenging environment for all learners. For More Information About the Position and GMS, please click here: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1CFlpA_AcFvQYL1lM9zuIbASjzPE_ydaA4pUQx8oVAoM/edit?usp=sharing

Lower Elementary Head Teacher (Short Hills, NJ)

posted 7/23/2020

The Montessori Children’s Academy (MCA) is seeking an experienced Lower Elementary Montessori (6-9) teacher to join our program for the 2020-2021 school year. MCA is committed to inspiring and motivating children to learn by providing the finest Montessori educational experience. MCA uses traditional Montessori methods as prescribed by AMS to provide a developmentally challenging, yet appropriate learning environment that engages children’s natural curiosity and helps them to develop a lifelong love of learning. The MCA Elementary curriculum aims to meet or exceed the New Jersey Core Curriculum Content Standards. In preparing the curriculum, our staff carefully reviews the curriculum standards for the public schools in districts that our students may one day attend to ensure that our educational ideology advances the school’s objective of leading, and not just following, the goals established by the rest of the community. We respect, nurture, and expand the academic, social, and emotional gifts of each student while preserving the true spirit and purpose of childhood.

Successful candidates will join an enthusiastic, supportive, and forward-thinking teaching community serving over 400 families on three campuses with children from 2 ½ to 14 years of age. Applicants must have a progressive approach to education, effective communication skills, ability to work collaboratively, and willingness to embrace change and adapt to new situations. A bachelor’s degree or higher in Education or related discipline is required. AMS Montessori teacher credential for Elementary II or current enrollment in an AMS accredited Teacher Education Program (EI-II or EII Stand Alone) required. Must have a minimum of 3-years of experience working with children in a Montessori environment and preferably one of those years working as a Montessori classroom lead teacher or co-teacher.

Comprehensive benefits and compensation commensurate with experience:

Credential Level | Lower Elementary (6-9)+
Education Required | Bachelor’s Degree
Job Type | Classroom Teacher/Staff
Position Type | Full-Time (academic year)

Interested candidates should email cover letter, resume, 3 letters of reference and an educational philosophy statement to: mcacamilla@aol.com.

Upper Elementary Head Teacher (Short Hills, NJ)

posted 7/23/2020

The Montessori Children’s Academy (MCA) is seeking an experienced Upper Elementary Montessori (9-12) teacher to join our program for the 2020-2021 school year. MCA is committed to inspiring and motivating children to learn by providing the finest Montessori educational experience. MCA uses traditional Montessori methods as prescribed by AMS to provide a developmentally challenging, yet appropriate learning environment that engages children’s natural curiosity and helps them to develop a lifelong love of learning. The MCA Elementary curriculum aims to meet or exceed the New Jersey Core Curriculum Content Standards. In preparing the curriculum, our staff carefully reviews the curriculum standards for the public schools in districts that our students may one day attend to ensure that our educational ideology advances the school’s objective of leading, and not just following, the goals established by the rest of the community. We respect, nurture, and expand the academic, social, and emotional gifts of each student while preserving the true spirit and purpose of childhood.

Successful candidates will join an enthusiastic, supportive, and forward-thinking teaching community serving over 400 families on three campuses with children from 2 ½ to 14 years of age. Applicants must have a progressive approach to education, effective communication skills, ability to work collaboratively, and willingness to embrace change and adapt to new situations. A bachelor’s degree or higher in Education or related discipline is required. AMS Montessori teacher credential for Elementary II or current enrollment in an AMS accredited Teacher Education Program (EI-II or EII Stand Alone) required. Must have a minimum of 3-years of experience working with children in a Montessori environment and preferably one of those years working as a Montessori classroom lead teacher or co-teacher.

Comprehensive benefits and compensation commensurate with experience

Credential Level | Upper Elementary II (9-12)+
Education Required | Bachelor’s Degree
Job Type| Classroom Teacher/Staff
Position Type |Full-Time (academic year)

Interested candidates should email cover letter, resume, 3 letters of reference and an educational philosophy statement to: mcacamilla@aol.com.

Primary Teacher (Knoxville, TN)

posted 9/17/2020

The Knoxville Montessori School is looking for a motivated, experienced individual with initiative and the ability to work effectively as part of a team to fill the available position of Primary Teacher in a multi-age room.

Position is full-time, salaried, with benefits. Applicants must have a minimum of a B.A. or B.S., as well as Montessori certification from an AMI-, AMS-, or MACTE-approved training center. E-mail cover letter and resume with names and contact information for three references to kms@knoxvillemontessori.org.

For more information on KMS see our website at www.knoxvillemontessori.org.

Elementary & Primary Teachers (NY)

posted 7/9/2020

Hawk Meadow Montessori School
Poughkeepsie, N.Y.

Hawk Meadow Montessori School is seeking experienced Elementary and Primary Montessori Teachers for the 2020/2021 school year.

Hawk Meadow Montessori School, located in the beautiful Hudson Valley, has students ages 18 months through 15 years old. We are situated on a beautiful, partially wooded six-acre campus with many opportunities for outdoor learning and activities, including making award-winning maple syrup.

Our school is a proud member of the International Montessori Council, as well as a full member of the American Montessori Society.

We request that candidates have at least a BA or BS degree and hold Elementary or Primary Montessori certification from MACTE teacher-accredited programs, as well as a dedication to the Montessori philosophy and a desire to guide children and better the community and world.

Please visit our website for more information: www.hawkmeadowmontessori.com

Contact Directors for more information:

erin@hawkmeadowmontessori.com  |Erin Castle
barb@hawkmeadowmontessori.com | Barbara Katavolos

 

Elementary Teacher (Winnepeg, Manitoba, Canada)

posted 6/26/2020

Seeking Full-Time Montessori Elementary Teacher starting September, 2020.

This is an exciting opportunity for a certified Montessori teacher to be part of our growing elementary school. We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic teacher to join our Grades 1-6 elementary classroom.

We are a unique school that combines the Montessori philosophy with an Orff music program. We also offer a richly developed cultural program strong in all the arts.

Applicants require Montessori training! A Bachelor of Education and/or a Montessori Elementary Diploma for ages 6-9 and/ or 9-12 is an asset . If you do not have Elementary Montessori training, we are willing to help. Assets include elementary teaching experience as well as French, computers, and interest in outdoor education.

We offer a competitive salary and benefits as well as paid sick days and in-service days.

Send cover letter and resume to admin@montessoriandorff.ca by June 30th, 2020.

CASA MONTESSORI & ORFF / 1055 Wilkes Avenue * Winnipeg, Manitoba * R3P 0L7 * CANADA
Tel: (204) 487.6167 Fax: (204) 487.2944 / www.montessoriandorff.ca

 

Lead Primary Teacher (3 – 6 years) &

Lead Cruiser Teacher (12 – 24 months)

(Nashville, TN)

posted 6/10/2020

New Children First Montessori in Nashville, TN is seeking a Lead Primary Teacher (3-6 years old) with preferably 3+ years experience in a Montessori classroom. Must have a bachelor’s degree and a Montessori Early Childhood Certificate from a MACTE accredited program.

We are also seeking a Lead Cruiser Teacher (12-24 months old) with preferably 2+ years experience in a Montessori classroom. Must have a high school diploma and a Montessori Infant/Toddler Certificate from a MACTE accredited program.

New Children First, A Montessori Community is a year-round full-time Montessori school with infants 2 months old through Elementary, certified by the TN Dept. of Education and a member of the International Montessori Council.

We are looking for teachers dedicated to the Montessori philosophy, that love children and teaching, who are enthusiastic and have great communication skills with both adults and children, as well as strong classroom management skills. Come join our team in a warm, supportive work environment in the heart of Green Hills. Salary based on experience. Please send your cover letter, resume, and references to sam@childrenfirstmontessori.org.

Early Childhood Montessori | Primary Guide (NY)

posted 6/3/2020

Catskill Montessori School: We are a new private, non-profit school inspired by permaculture ethics located in Upstate NY. Ideal early childhood/primary candidate: MACTE-accredited trained and experienced. 
www.catskillmontessori.org

Upper Primary/Elementary Montessori Teachers (cycle 3)

Jakarta Montessori School, Jakarta, Indonesia

posted 5/17/2020 IMC

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Jakarta Montessori School is currently seeking experienced Montessori qualified Upper Elementary (9-12) guides for the 2020-2021 school year.

Founded in 1986, Jakarta Montessori School (JMS) is a not-for-profit Montessori school for children ages 0 – 12 years from Indonesia and many other countries worldwide. We have a working relationship with The Montessori Foundation in the USA and are accredited by the Montessori Evaluation and Accreditation Board of the UK and have received Akreditasi A for all levels from the Badan Akreditasi Nasional, Indonesia. We follow a Montessori curriculum at all levels throughout the school.

JMS is currently situated in a green area of South Jakarta and has a student body of just over 130 students with a strategic plan to expand into Montessori Secondary and a student body of around 300. We offer attractive salary and benefits packages including: paid vacation/sick and professional days; assistance with accommodation, medical cover and relocation costs for qualified applicants.

This is an exciting opportunity to work in a beautiful, culturally rich and diverse environment with an experienced staff.

For more school information, please visit www.jakartamontessori.sch.id

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor Degree or higher
  • Montessori Diploma for the Elementary II level
  • Minimum 5 years teaching experience preferably in Montessori
  • Possess good written and verbal English language proficiency
  • Possess good computer literacy (Microsoft Office software).
  • Possess communication and interpersonal skills in order to effectively liaise with students and other parties.

APPLICATION PROCESS

Please send a covering letter and CV to Carol Engmann at principal@jakartamontessori.com

Please include details on all relevant training and work experience plus contact information for at least 2 references who will be contacted only after initial communications with you.

Only short-listed candidates who meet the above requirements will be contacted.

 

Infant/Toddler Guide (Albania)

posted 5/18/2020

We are excited to announce that the Montessori International school of Tirana will be opening in September 2020. We are based in Albania which is on the Mediterranean coast.

We are looking for a Toddler teacher  with at least 2 years experience in a Toddler environment to join our team, also Casa teacher with requirements as below:

  • Minimum of 3 years experience as a lead teacher in a Casa environmentand Toddlers
  • English first language or excellent spoken and written command of English
  • Necessary Montessori qualifications
  • Passionate about authentic Montessori, fun, reliable

We offer a competitive salary, housing allowance, entry flight and visa assistance.

For more information please contact us on Info@montessoritirana.al

What up +355 69 56 68 845

www.montessoritirana.al

Full-Time Primary Guide (St. Croix)

posted 5/14/2020

St. Croix Montessori School is seeking a full-time Primary Guide for a small Primary class for the school year 2020/2021. St.Croix Montessori, a 501(c)(3) non-profit school run by a Board of Directors, is dedicated to providing an Montessori education to the children of St. Croix.

St. Croix Montessori, established in 2006, is tucked away on a one and one-half acre of lush Carribean flora and fauna, perched on a small hill with a picturesque ocean view. Our classrooms are spacious, sunny, and well equipped.

We are looking for an dedicated Montessorian with an adventurous spirit.  AMI/AMS credentials are preferred. Please submit resume to Sylvia Sullivan sullivanstxmontessori@gmail.com  |  Website: stcroixmontessori.com

Adolescent and Elementary II Guides (CA)

posted 5/8/2020

Casa di Mir Montessori School, located in the dynamic South San Francisco Bay Area, is hiring! We are seeking energetic, dedicated guides for our Adolescent and Elementary ll (9-12 years) programs. The Adolesent Guide will have a Math & Science focus. Please email Karen Schuler, Human Resources Director at kschuler@casadimir.org for more information.

Elementary I and II Lead Guides (FL)

posted 4/29/2020

Montessori World School located in Orlando, Florida is seeking Montessori credentialed Elementary I and Elementary II Lead Guides for the 2020-2021 academic year.  The ideal candidates must possess both a firm understanding of holistic education, and the practical ability to implement it in the classroom. Excellent communication skills and the ability to work as part of a team to create a stimulating, and challenging environment for all learners in this inquisitive and energetic age group are essential. Applicants should be adaptable, reliable, patient, and committed to observation and self-reflection. BA/BS degree required.

Montessori World School is a well-established school serving the Southwest Orlando Florida area for 39 years. Situated on two acres, we offer spacious, well equipped classrooms and a large outdoor environment for exploration. Orlando is centrally located with convenient access to beaches on the East and West coasts. Beautiful weather, world class attractions, a year round outdoor lifestyle and friendly people make Orlando an exciting and vibrant city to live.

We offer competitive salaries, health benefits including medical, dental and vision, 401k matching program, tuition discounts, paid professional development conferences and a warm and friendly working environment.  Please submit resume to Sarah Prosser, Head of School, sprosser@montessoriworldschool.com.  Website: www.montessoriworldschool.com.

Toddler Lead Guide (FL)

Montessori World School located in Orlando, Florida is seeking a Montessori credentialed Toddler Guide for the 2020-2021 academic year.  The ideal candidate must have a genuine love and desire to guide the development of toddlers, good communication skills and an ability to create a pleasing and developmentally appropriate learning environment for children ages 18 – 36 months.  Applicants should be adaptable, reliable, patient, and committed to observation and self-reflection. BA/BS degree preferred, but not required.

Montessori World School is a well-established school serving the Southwest Orlando Florida area for 39 years. Situated on two acres, we offer spacious, well equipped classrooms and a large outdoor environment for exploration. Orlando is centrally located with convenient access to beaches on the East and West coasts. Beautiful weather, world class attractions, a year round outdoor lifestyle and friendly people make Orlando an exciting and vibrant city to live.

We offer competitive salaries, health benefits including medical, dental and vision, 401k matching program, tuition discounts, paid professional development conferences and a warm and friendly working environment.  Please submit resume to Sarah Prosser, Head of School, sprosser@montessoriworldschool.com.  Website: www.montessoriworldschool.com.

Clementine Montessori Teacher

posted 3/25/2020

Clementine Montessori, located in Center City Philadelphia, PA, is looking for an exceptional Montessori teacher to fill the position of Lead Teacher for one of our Primary Montessori classrooms.  If this position is of interest to you, please read the job description found on our website https://clementinemontessori.org/employment-opportunities/ and apply with a cover letter and a resume to careers@clementinemontessori.org.

 


Montessori Teachers for all Levels

Jakarta Montessori School is currently seeking experienced Montessori qualified guides to join our growing school at the following levels;

  • Toddlers (ages 0-3)
  • Preschool (ages 3-6) 
  • Lower Elementary (ages 6-9) 
  • Upper Elementary (ages 9-12) 

Founded in 1986, Jakarta Montessori School (JMS) is a not-for-profit Montessori school for children ages 0 – 12 years from Indonesia and many other countries worldwide. We have a working relationship with The Montessori Foundation in USA and are accredited by the Montessori Evaluation and Accreditation Board of the

UK and have received Akreditasi A for all levels from the Badan Akreditasi Nasional, Indonesia. We follow a Montessori curriculum at all levels throughout the school.

JMS is currently situated in a green area of South Jakarta and has a student body of just over 130 students with a strategic plan to expand into Montessori Secondary and a student body of around 300. We offer attractive salary and benefit packages including: paid vacation/sick and professional days; assistance with accommodation, medical cover and relocation costs for qualified applicants.

This is an exciting opportunity to work in a beautiful, culturally rich and diverse environment with an experienced staff.

For more school information, please visit www.jakartamontessori.sch.id

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor Degree or higher
  • Montessori Diploma for the appropriate level
  • Minimum 5 years work experience in Montessori classroom (applicable for non-Indonesian nationals)
  • Possess good written and verbal English language proficiency
  • Possess good computer literacy (Microsoft Office software).
  • Possess communication and interpersonal skills in order to effectively liaise with students and other parties.

APPLICATION PROCESS

Please send a covering letter and CV to principal@jakartamontessori.com

 Please include details on all relevant training and work experience plus contact information for at least 2 references who will be contacted only after initial communications with you.

Only short-listed candidates who meet the above requirements will be contacted.

 


Elementary Montessori Guide – The NewGate School, Sarasota, Florida

The NewGate School, Lab School of The Montessori Foundation, is seeking an experienced Elementary Montessori Guide for the 2020/2021 school year.

Founded in 1984, The NewGate School is the Lab School of The Montessori Foundation. NewGate is an independent, non-profit, international, college-preparatory Montessori school, home to 200 Montessori students from 18 months through the 12th grade.

Our Lower School has 120 students from 18-months through 6th grade. Our Lower School campus is a charming 5-acre former organic farm school. Classrooms are cottages with private gardens, shaded decks, mature trees, and the timeless beauty of old Florida.

Our Upper School has 80 students from grades 7-12. It is a 5-acre property surrounded by protected woodlands, with an outstanding Gold Level LEED certified building.

As a lab school, our faculty works with the Montessori Foundation in curriculum and program development.

Our home is beautiful Sarasota, Florida, one of the best places to live in the United States. Our students enjoy the vast cultural and environmental opportunities of this beautiful international city.

NewGate is accredited by AdvancED (SACS/CASI), the International Montessori Council (IMC), and is recognized as an International Baccalaureate World School for the IB Diploma Programme (grades 11 and 12).

NewGate is an international educational center of inspiration and support for Montessori schools around the world. In collaboration with the Montessori Foundation, the school is engaged in curriculum development, professional education for Montessori school administrators, and Montessori conferences.

The school tends to attract committed Montessori families and educators who specifically move to Sarasota to be part of our international Montessori community.

Our faculty looks for passionate and experienced Montessori teachers who want to be part of the vibrant Montessori Foundation and NewGate community.

Candidates must have at least a BA or BS degree and hold Elementary Montessori certification from MACTE teacher-accredited programs. The school offers health benefits and NewGate tuition assistance for children of our staff. The school’s community is active and supportive, and we have a national board of Montessori leaders.

Learn more about NewGate at newgate.edu.

Contact Head of School Tim Seldin (timseldin@montessori.org) or Associate Head of School Tanya Ryskind (tanyaryskind@montessori.org).