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  • Remember to include a brief description of what you are looking for, such as “Lower Elementary Teacher Wanted” or “School for Sale.”
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  • Don will create a contract / invoice based on $2 per word ($50 minimum) and return a contract and text for your approval.
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School Leadership Positions


Founding Teacher, Pre-K  (Harlem, NY)

Posted 4/13/2021

Harlem Village Academies is a community of educators working to build an urban school district based on the ideals and tenets of progressive education. HVA is the lab school for the Progressive Education Institute.

The Founding Teacher will be responsible for facilitating Pre-K students’ emotional and intellectual development within a nurturing classroom environment. They will be intimately familiar with the Montessori approach, and demonstrate the ability to leverage a progressive philosophy in relationships with students and families. Alongside a team of dedicated educators and leaders, the ideal candidate will work tirelessly to build a collaborative, respectful school community that values student empowerment.

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Responsibilities

  • Create lesson plans and curricula centered around students’ developing social, intellectual, and emotional skills
  • Promote student independence, intellectual curiosity and intrinsic motivation
  • Establish and uphold classroom routines to ensure a focused, safe and caring environment
  • Monitor and assess progress to identify individual student needs
  • Collaborate with colleagues to share best practices and ensure student mastery of standards
  • Maintain close relationships with families, including phone calls and conferences

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education or related field
  • CLASS certification
  • Two years of teaching experience in Pre-K is preferred
  • Experience teaching in a Montessori school, preferably in an urban setting
  • Patience and excellent observational, communication, and diagnostic skills.
  • A strong sense of personal accountability for student achievement
  • Unshakeable conviction that all students can learn at a high level

Organizational Culture

Our team is passionately committed to the vision and values of Harlem Village Academies; have a positive mindset; a very strong work ethic; and an inner drive for excellence. The ideal candidate will thrive working within an entrepreneurial and results-driven environment.

Submit your application here.

Harlem Village Academies is an Equal Opportunity Employer and committed to diversity among our staff. Applicants of diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply.

Director of Learning (Brevard, NC)

Posted 3/30/2021

Mountain Sun Community School seeks a Director of Learning to serve as an integral part of a strong educational team and help provide forward-thinking leadership for our exemplary nature-based Montessori school. This new role will facilitate the implementation of the Montessori pedagogy in a safe, healthy, and nurturing school environment that supports each child’s social, emotional, and intellectual growth and development. Learn more: www.mountainsunschool.org/employment

Montessori Teaching Positions


 


Lead Toddler or Primary Teacher (Richmond, VA) 

Posted 4/13/2021

Aleph Bet Preschool, a faith-based Montessori-inspired school in Richmond, Virginia, is seeking a Toddler or Primary lead teacher. The candidate must have Montessori experience teaching Toddler or Primary ages, and an appreciation for the Montessori method.

Our school of approximately 30 students has been serving families since 1993. If you are interested in joining our warm, caring community, please send your resume to Nechomi@alephbetpreschool.org

Toddler | Primary | Elementary Lead Teachers
(Bovina Center, NY) 

Posted 4/13/2021

Toddler Lead Teacher (18 months – 3 years)

Come and join us at a new farm-based Montessori school in the Catskill Mountains, New York.

We are building an authentic Montessori school for ages 18 months – 18 years, on a permaculture farm in the beautiful hamlet of Bovina Center, NY. We hope to open the school this fall 2021.

We can offer:

A competitive salary (commensurate with experience), health benefits, paid vacation/holidays/sick time, Montessori conferences allowance, paid professional development, and tuition assistance for dependent children. Housing can also be offered.

Please submit your cover letter and application here: https://www.bovinamontessori.com/

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Primary Lead Teacher (3-6)

Come and join us at a new farm-based Montessori school in the Catskill Mountains, New York.

We are building an authentic Montessori school for ages 18 months – 18 years, on a permaculture farm in the beautiful hamlet of Bovina Center, NY. We hope to open the school this fall 2021.

We can offer:

A competitive salary (commensurate with experience), health benefits, paid vacation/holidays/sick time, Montessori conferences allowance, paid professional development, and tuition assistance for dependent children. Housing can also be offered.

Please submit your cover letter and application here: https://www.bovinamontessori.com/

Elementary Lead Teacher (6-12)

Come and join us at a new farm-based Montessori school in the Catskill Mountains, New York.

We are building an authentic Montessori school for ages 18 months – 18 years, on a permaculture farm in the beautiful hamlet of Bovina Center, NY. We hope to open the school this fall 2021.

We can offer:

A competitive salary (commensurate with experience), health benefits, paid vacation/holidays/sick time, Montessori conferences allowance, paid professional development, and tuition assistance for dependent children. Housing can also be offered.

Please submit your cover letter and application here:

 https://www.bovinamontessori.com/

In-Office Classroom (Miami, FL) 

Posted 4/13/2021

BKS in-office Montessori classroom located in Miami, FL is seeking a teacher to take care 2-3 children. Must hold a Montessori Certificate and be current with DCF and VPK instructor requisites and hours. Montessori responsibilities include: lesson planning, progress reports, environment design and structure, parent-teacher, implement method, playground supervision, record keeping, attendance, VPK requisites etc. For more info email us at: Jobs@StudioBKS.com

Toddler Community Assistant (Knoxville, TN) 

Posted 4/10/2021

The position requires the assistant work under the direction of a Montessori-trained Lead Guide to create a harmonious, smooth-running community.  The ideal candidate has previous experience with young children, is patient, shows a willingness to learn and apply the Montessori and Positive Discipline philosophies to the everyday care of children, and is interested in taking direction from a lead guide.  We are particularly looking for a staff member that is willing to consider an assistant position as a multi-year career.

This is a wonderful opportunity to join a dedicated staff of collaborative, friendly, and enthusiastic Montessorians in a school that guides Toddlers through Adolescents on a 7-acre campus.  More information about our school and programs can be found on our website: www.natureswaymontessori.com. Interested candidates should submit a resume and letter of interest to natureswaymontessori@comcast.net. This position begins in August 2021. 

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The person in this position will:

  • Encourage the children to be independent and model for them appropriate manners and behaviors at all times.
  • Assist the lead guide in offering the children a beautifully prepared and clean environment
  • Follow the direction of the lead guide during the students’ uninterrupted work period to promote a calm, productive atmosphere.
  • Establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with children, parents, and co-workers.

Additionally, the assistant will engage in ongoing professional development through workshops, conferences, webinars, book study, and staff development initiatives.

An assistant’s work will include such varied activities as guiding student learning, planning and implementing field trips, observing with purpose during students’ work time, supervising outdoor free play time, cooking, gardening,helping students with small animal care, mediating discussions between students, cleaning and organizing the environment, laminating and copying, and engaging in problem solving and planning with the lead guide. More information about our school and programs can be found at our website: www.natureswaymontessori.com.

Please send a resume, cover letter and three references to natureswaymontessori@comcast.net

Lower Elementary Assistant (Knoxville, TN) 

Posted 4/10/2021

Lower Elementary Assistant (1st-3rd grade)  

The Lower Elementary Assistant is a full time position that will begin in the first week of August 2021.  This position requires love, patience, respect for children, and a desire and willingness to be a life-long learner.

The assistant will work under the direction of a certified Montessori Lead Guide in a  mixed-age Elementary classroom.  We will expect this person to seek the help of the lead to become knowledgeable with both Montessori and Positive Discipline terminology, philosophy and methods.

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The person in this position will:

  • Encourage the children to be independent and model for them appropriate manners and behaviors at all times.
  • Assist the lead guide in offering the children a beautifully prepared and clean environment
  • Follow the direction of the lead guide during the students’ uninterrupted work period to promote a calm, productive atmosphere.
  • Establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with children, parents, and co-workers.

Additionally, the assistant will engage in ongoing professional development through workshops, conferences, webinars, book study, and staff development initiatives.

An assistant’s work will include such varied activities as guiding student learning, planning and implementing field trips, observing with purpose during students’ work time, supervising outdoor free play time, cooking, gardening,helping students with small animal care, mediating discussions between students, cleaning and organizing the environment, laminating and copying, and engaging in problem solving and planning with the lead guide. More information about our school and programs can be found at our website: www.natureswaymontessori.com.

Please send a resume, cover letter and three references to natureswaymontessori@comcast.net

Early Childhood/Primary and Elementary Teaching Positions (Chantilly, VA) 

Posted 4/8/2021

Located in Chantilly, Virginia, Montessori School of Fairfax is an accredited school for children ages 18 months through grade 6. Children at Montessori School of Fairfax are encouraged to learn joyfully, guided by the Montessori philosophy and supported by the strong partnership between teachers, the head of school, and their families. The end result is confident, competent students, ready to take on whatever comes next. 

We are seeking a teacher for our Early Childhood/Primary and Elementary program to join our team of diverse community. Our ideal candidate must have a passion for guiding children, have a love for learning, and work collaboratively with the school to ensure we provide the optimal Montessori environment. Minimum requirement is to have a Montessori certification from one of the accredited training institutes. To apply please send a cover letter and resume to admin@msofx.com or call 571-323-0222.

Mathematics & Occupations Guide/Teacher (Sewickley, PA) 

Posted 4/8/2021

Overview:  Sewickley Montessori Middle School is an inclusive class of 7th and 8th grade students working  together in an interdisciplinary learning environment. As part of the larger Montessori Children’s  Community (pre-K-8) community, SMMS is a space for students entering their “third plane” of  adolescent development after formal Montessori education throughout their childhood.

SMMS gives serious emphasis to supporting students in building up their executive function:  capacity to be responsible for their own learning, self care, self advocacy, contribution to the  group and awareness of themselves as part of a larger community. Students have a weekly schedule akin to collegiate coursework, with specific days for different classes, meetings, and  activities outside of the physical classroom. In addition to a spacious, living space oriented  classroom, SMMS maintains a residential home with kitchen, meeting space, a large capacity  garden, and garage workshop.

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With close proximity to the town of Sewickley’s walkable neighborhood, and direct access to  parks, field space, and docks on the Ohio River, SMMS students and teachers make frequent  use of the opportunities that outdoor access make possible. Sewickley is approximately 15  minutes outside the city of Pittsburgh, affording numerous cultural, institutional, and historic  resources for expanding themes of student learning.

Roles & Responsibilities | Mathematics Education:
•  Plan and deliver an age appropriate, student-focused continuum of academic lessons and  learning activities in pre-algebra, algebra, and geometry;
•. Plan readings (real world math applications and research) and hands-on activities (puzzles,  games, etc.) for weekly Math Seminar sessions;
•. Present students with a variety of concepts, manipulatives, and exercises that engage students  in mathematical thinking and growth beyond academic math studies;
•. Prepare students for transition to a variety of high school academic math environments;

Occupations Education:
•. Occupations is a series of month-long units (alternating in schedule with Humanities) focused  on practical knowledge within respective career fields. There are four units per academic year,  focused on a diversity of vocabulary, historic context, math/science concepts, and hands-on skills with tools, technology, organizational practices, etc.
•. Plan and deliver an age appropriate, student-focused continuum of concept/skill lessons and  hands-on activities relevant to the given unit’s occupation theme;
•. Maintain safe and organized space for tools, materials, and student work activities for each unit;
•. Coordinate contacts and logistics of culminating field trips, guest speakers, and/or virtual  activities to provide contextual experience and professional perspective for students;

Community Leadership:
•  Participate in all SMMS community meetings, classroom cleaning, student-teacher lunch sessions, and student trips/outings as a guide in a Montessori adolescent program;
•. Provide continuous role modeling for students, while maintaining Montessori principles in regard  to all communication, discipline, and academic expectations;
•. Two annual “boarding” weeks with students at the school’s residential house property;

School & Classroom Duties:
•. Chaperoning of students during Morning Greeting and Afternoon Departure;
•. Attend and contribute to Head teacher, middle school staff, whole staff meetings, and school  events/parent meetings;
•. Completion of 15 hours of Professional Development each academic year;
•. Periodic offerings of leadership for after school or summer learning camp programs;

Qualifications
•. Bachelor Degree or higher in education;
•. PA Instructor certification that covers Mathematics and/or Science for grades 7-8 (specific  certifications may be obtained in course of employment);
•. Montessori Adolescent certification (may be obtained in course of employment);
•. Ideally several years of successful teaching experience with adolescent aged students;
•. Dedication to Montessori principles as well as general openness to learn with the community  and grow as an educator.

Compensation
In addition to a 12-month contracted salary (rate based on experience), this position has the  option of live-in, year-round residency at the school’s house property.

If you are interested in the position, please email a cover letter and resume to office@montessorichildrenscommunity.org   www.montessorichildrenscommunity.org

Camp – Toddler Teachers (Martha’s Vineyard, MA)

Posted 4/1/2021

Work on the island of Martha’s Vineyard, walking distance to the ferry. Vineyard Montessori School is growing! Multiple Camp Counselor, Lead and Assistant Teacher positions available (Toddler through Elementary). Competitive pay and benefits. Learn more at vineyardmontessori.com/employment. EOE

Infant/Toddler Teacher (Palo Alto, CA)

Posted 4/1/2021

Established since 1992, Casa dei Bambini School Inc. is an International & Multicultural Private School. Casa dei Bambini is an award winner community of trained educators who are driven by a deep desire to bring the best of Montessori education to their students. We support and empower a teacher’s deep desire as well as her/his vision to create a personalized classroom. We nurture our faculty to bring; through a spirit of generosity towards the Child, fresh ideas to the school. We believe that the future of education and human development is greatly benefitted by Montessori. Casa dei Bambina strives to meet the highest standards in all that we do.

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Our ideal candidate:

  • has a Montessori diploma for 18 month to 2.5 years old, and a bachelor’s degree
  • has childcare experience and a passion for working with these ages
  • has excellent creative writing and verbal communication skills
  • loves to collaborate with parents and colleagues
  • seeks continuous opportunities to grow as a person and educator
  • understands the importance of Teacher/Guide-made materials, activities and jobs.
  • understands the importance of an impeccable, attractive physical and human environment.

Your Role:

  • Must be Enthusiastic, adaptable, Guide who has a passion for working with children in the Infant-Toddler Level
  • Support & enhance the Vision for Casa dei Bambini.
    Support & respect the Culture of Casa dei Bambini.
  • Maintain Montessori & NAEYC Standards.
  • Become a trusted resource for families.
  • Be a gentle and compassionate Parent Educator.
  • Create an environment that is: beautiful, well thought-out.
  • Maintain all records assigned to the Guide: Attendance,
  • Daily Observations, Class/Progress Records, Family Communications, etc. 
  • A trustworthy bridge between
  • A trustworthy bridge between your classroom, school, and home.
  • Strong team player, partnering when needed with other teachers to ensure that the school fosters an environment that is inviting and welcoming for every child both indoor and outdoor.
  • Manage day-to-day classroom activities, including Montessori lessons, art, free play, bathroom breaks, lunch and snack, and daily nap-time for children.
  • Train Assistants when working with Assistants.
    Develop a best practice plan when working together in class with another Montessori Guide.

Requirements For All Positions:

  • TB Negative Test clearance.
  • Proof of Physical Exam in the past 2 years.
  • Live-Scan and criminal record clearance.
  • First Aid/CPR certification.
  • Must be currently authorized to work in the United States.
  • Provide 3 previous employer’s references.
  • Must have transportation or a transportation plan to reach our Palo Alto or Redwood City Campuses.
  • Must be able to lift, bend, be outdoors.

What You Can Expect:

  • A competitive salary for the Bay Area.
  • Complete set of Montessori Materials for each level.
  • Paid medical, dental.
  • Paid sick leave breaks, and holidays.
  • If you wish to enroll your child with us, we offer up to 100% Tuition Free Enrollment for well qualified
  • Visa , Permanent Residency sponsorship
  • Professional development opportunities unique to each employee’s career path and interests, including in-house training, sponsorship for Montessori training, Positive
  • Discipline training, stipends for AMI Refresher Courses, and more.
  • A wonderful community that includes passionate and supportive educators from around the world, regular mentorship and opportunities for professional growth, and fun monthly social events and community lunches.
  • An hour plus daily paid prep-time.
  • No after-school child care requirements. Children are in school until 3:00PM only!
  • Generous bi-monthly stipend “Petty Cash” for spontaneous, fun, jobs.
  • Beautiful working environment.

This role is a great opportunity to work and grow in an established school with a great reputation. We believe and support that having a healthy home work life balance helps you be the best teacher you can be.
If you love children and have been looking for the right opportunity to grow, join our school community by sending: Cover Letter & CV to email@casadeibambini.net, attention Head of School!

Palo Alto, ca

Lower Elementary Teacher (Newton, MA)

Posted 3/27/2021

Position Overview:
 Wellan Montessori School is seeking an experienced Lower Elementary Teacher (ages 6 – 9) for the 2021-2022 school year. This is a full time position beginning in late August. The Lower Elementary teacher oversees all aspects of classroom operation, including planning/implementing curriculum and communicating regularly with families, while working with co-teachers and Assistant Teachers to ensure classroom standards are met consistently. The Lower Elementary Teacher must excel at preparing the classroom environment, taking responsibility for creating and maintaining an orderly, safe, and appropriately challenging learning environment for students.

The successful candidate will be well organized and flexible; have strong classroom management skills; have strong verbal and written communication skills; be able to function in a cooperative teaching environment; and be able to collaborate with other educators in our community to create an environment where children learn, socialize, explore, and grow together.

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Due to the potential for classroom and/or school building closure(s) during the 2021-2022 school year, the successful candidate should also be prepared to transition to a distance learning program model if needed.

  • Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s Degree or beyond in related field.
  • Montessori certification for ages 6-9 or in training / willingness to undertake training.
  • Massachusetts Educator License for Grades 1-3.
  • Experience working in a Montessori classroom.

View a full position description and apply online at: https://wellanmontessori.applicantpro.com/jobs

Upper Elementary Teacher (Newton, MA)

Posted 3/27/2021

Position Overview:
  Wellan Montessori School is seeking an experienced Upper Elementary Teacher (ages 9 – 12) for the 2021-2022 school year. This is a full-time position beginning in late August. The Upper Elementary teacher oversees all aspects of classroom operation, including planning/implementing curriculum and communicating regularly with families, while working with co-teachers and Assistant Teachers to ensure classroom standards are met consistently.  The Upper Elementary Teacher must excel at preparing the classroom environment, taking responsibility for creating and maintaining an orderly, safe, and appropriately challenging learning environment for students.

The successful candidate will be well organized and flexible; have strong classroom management skills; have strong verbal and written communication skills; be able to function in a cooperative teaching environment; and be able to collaborate with other educators in our community to create an environment where children learn, socialize, explore, and grow together.

Due to the potential for classroom and/or school building closure(s) during the 2021-2022 school year, the successful candidate should also be prepared to transition to a distance learning program model if needed.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or beyond in related field.
  • Montessori certification for ages 9-12 or in training / willingness to undertake training.
  • Massachusetts Educator License for Grades 4-6.
  • Experience working in a Montessori classroom.

View a full position description and apply online at: https://wellanmontessori.applicantpro.com/jobs/

Toddler, Preschool, and Pre-Primary/Kindergarten Assistants and Experienced teachers (Metairie, LA)

Posted 3/26/2021

Kinder Haus Montessori Preschool and Child Care 5201 West Napoleon Ave. Metairie , La 70001

Are you enthusiastic? Energetic? Eager to enrich the lives of young children?

SEEKING motivated people who are ready to share joy and talents. Toddler,Preschool, and Pre primary/Kindergarten assistants and experienced teachers. We will train and offer scholarships for those shining spirits seeking career opportunities. Part time ,full time year round .

Email resume to info@kinderhausmontessori.com /CALL for a phone interview 504-454-2424

Visit our website: Montessori Preschool and Childcare| Louisiana| Kinder Haus Montessori

Primary Lead Teacher & Elementary (6-9) Teacher
(Bentonville, AR)

Posted 3/25/2021

Walnut Farm Montessori School, Bentonville, AR looks to fill the following positions for our 2021-2022 school year: Primary/ Early Childhood Guide and Lower Elementary Guide

  • We seek experienced AMS credentialed teachers. In Primary, to lead a 3-6-year-old classroom.
  • In Elementary to co-teach in a 6-9 classroom in our growing elementary program.

Adult learners from an AMS-affiliated credential program will be considered for the position. Candidates are encouraged to visit our website www.walnutfarmmontessori.com for more information and to find an application. Resumes and applications may be sent to our Head of School, Lynette Goss at lynette@walnutfarm.org

 

 

  Upper & Lower Elementary
  Lead Teacher
(Steamboat
  Springs, CO)

Posted 3/25/2021

Steamboat Montessori, a public charter school in Steamboat Springs, Colorado, is looking for a dedicated and passionate individual to join our collaborative team. Live in a beautiful mountain resort town with access to amazing outdoor adventure and rural small-town culture.

The candidate must fall under one of the two categories:

•  Public School teaching experience with passion for Montessori willing to obtain their Elementary Montessori Credential
•  Elementary Credentialed Montessori teacher

Full-time beginning August 12th. Begin Montessori training this summer. For more information visit https://steamboatmontessori.org/

Montessori Guide/Assistant/Governess
(Panama, Central America)

Posted 3/24/2021

Family searching for a Montessori Guide/Assistant to act as GOVERNESS for our 2-year-old
son in Panama, Central America.
1. Full time position
2. Starting in 2022
3. Living in our home all expenses paid
4. Montessori Certification and teaching experience required
5. The Candidate should be pro-active and have a passion for working with very
young children
6. Salary in USD$ TBD according to qualifications

Let´s further discuss this opportunity!

Contact JULIE DUFAUR, JDFGROUPREALTY@GMAIL.COM , +507 6236-0695

Montessori Certified 9-12 Teacher (Mesa, AZ)

Posted 3/24/2021

Montessori Education Centre–Charter School (MEC), is located in Mesa, a family-oriented, safe and beautiful community. MEC seeks Montessori Certified 9 – 12 teacher for the upcoming academic year 2021-2022.

Please send us your resume if you hold a four-year degree, are Montessori certified or if you are interested in Montessori training, and have classroom experience.  We offer a competitive salary and benefits package.

Please call 480-926-8375 and ask for Tammy Whiting, fax a resume to 480-503-0515, or email your interest to twhiting@montessorictr.org.

Montessori Certified 9-12 Teacher (Mesa, AZ)

Posted 3/24/2021

Montessori Education Centre–Charter School (MEC), is located in Mesa, a family-oriented, safe and beautiful community. MEC seeks Montessori Certified 9 – 12 teacher for the upcoming academic year 2021-2022.

Please send us your resume if you hold a four-year degree, are Montessori certified or if you are interested in Montessori training, and have classroom experience.  We offer a competitive salary and benefits package.

Please call 480-926-8375 and ask for Tammy Whiting, fax a resume to 480-503-0515, or email your interest to twhiting@montessorictr.org.

Lead Toddler Teacher (Charlottesville, VA)

Posted 3/24/2021

The Montessori School of Charlottesville has provided Montessori education in the Central Virginia area for over 40 years. We strive to create an ideal environment where children and adults can work to reach their full potential.

We are looking for a Lead Toddler teacher for our Gordon Avenue location for the 2021-2022 school year. Candidates should hold Infant/Toddler certification from a MACTE accredited training center. Strong candidates will be committed to upholding Montessori techniques and philosophy while supporting colleagues and families with an emphasis on collaboration and support. Our Montessori community is made stronger by the leadership of our trained teachers who value our commitment to a joyful, diverse, and peaceful community.

Salary in accordance with experience; benefits include health coverage, PTO, holiday pay and Simple IRA. The Montessori School of Charlottesville does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, national origin, gender, gender presentation, sexual orientation, disability in the administration of its educational mission. This policy applies to all aspects of the school, including admissions, employment, and scholarship programs. We are committed to building a diverse community and encourage you to apply.

Please send resume and cover letter to Corey Lloyd at corey@montessoriofcville.org

Upper Elementary Guides (Richmond, VA)

Posted 3/24/2021

Richmond Montessori School seeks a qualified Upper Elementary teacher to join our dynamic team, advancing the mission of the school: inspiring academic excellence and nurturing human potential. The Lead Upper Elementary Montessori Teacher is responsible for all aspects of the educational advancement for the students under her/his charge utilizing the best principles based in the Montessori tradition of education. The teacher demonstrates knowledge and practice of the core Montessori philosophy of respect for the individual learner, preparation of the environment, fostering independence, order and concentration in the student, and recognizing intrinsic motivation.

Minimum Qualifications:
AMS or AMI teaching credential in Upper Elementary
Excellent classroom management skills
Comfortable with the use of technology in the classroom;

Other, skills and qualifications: 
An agile and growth mindset
A collaborative team player
Solutions driven with the capacity to manage ambiguity
Excellent verbal and written communication skills,  time management, and organization skills

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School Description: Located in Richmond, Virginia, Richmond Montessori School (RMS) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) independent school serving approximately 280 students aged 18 months-14 years, on two adjacent campuses incorporating almost eight acres of beautiful green space. For over 50 years RMS has remained dedicated to delivering an authentic Montessori education in a student-centered environment and has remained true to the mission of its founders and the principles of Dr. Maria Montessori. We are committed to providing a high fidelity Montessori education in the metro-Richmond area and are proud of our dual accreditation with the American Montessori Society and the Virginia Association of Independent Schools. Our dynamic team includes 60 dedicated, energetic, and passionate staff who are fully devoted to our core values: Character, Community, Authenticity, Respect, and Excellence.

The position begins on August 16, 2021. Richmond Montessori School is an equal opportunity employer and an open and affirming community. We seek candidates of diverse backgrounds. Interested and qualified candidates may submit a letter of interest along with a current resume and three references to Assistant Head of School, Kimberly Waite, at kwaite@richmont.org.

Compensation commensurate with experience and includes a highly competitive benefits package.

School Description: Located in Richmond, Virginia, Richmond Montessori School (RMS) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) independent school serving approximately 280 students aged 18 months-14 years, on two adjacent campuses incorporating almost eight acres of beautiful green space. For over 50 years RMS has remained dedicated to delivering an authentic Montessori education in a student-centered environment and has remained true to the mission of its founders and the principles of Dr. Maria Montessori. We are committed to providing a high fidelity Montessori education in the metro-Richmond area and are proud of our dual accreditation with the American Montessori Society and the Virginia Association of Independent Schools. Our dynamic team includes 60 dedicated, energetic, and passionate staff who are fully devoted to our core values: Character, Community, Authenticity, Respect, and Excellence.

The position begins on August 16, 2021. Richmond Montessori School is an equal opportunity employer and an open and affirming community. We seek candidates of diverse backgrounds. Interested and qualified candidates may submit a letter of interest along with a current resume and three references to Assistant Head of School, Kimberly Waite, at kwaite@richmont.org.

Compensation commensurate with experience and includes a highly competitive benefits package.

Primary and Elementary Lead Teaching Positions for Chinese and Spanish Speakers (Durham, NC)

posted 3/15/2021

The International Montessori School (IMS) is a diverse, engaging community made up of teachers and families of many cultures, languages, and backgrounds. Our ideal candidates have a passion for guiding young people, are lifelong learners, and thrive in a collaborative, international culture. Our ideal candidates also have experience in a language immersion program.

Minimum requirements for all positions include Montessori certification, three years’ experience in a lead role, strong communication skills in both written and spoken English and in the immersion language, and no need for work sponsorship now or in the future.

We anticipate positions in our elementary (Spanish or Mandarin Chinese) and primary (Chinese) programs. To apply please send a cover letter and a resume/CV to hiring@imsnc.org

Elementary Assistant Teaching Position Available (Lexington Park, MD)

posted 3/15/2021

A respected Montessori school in Lexington Park, MD with a great reputation, beautiful classrooms, and supportive administrative team seeks a Montessori Assistant Teacher for the fall in their established Upper Elementary program. Lower Elementary serves students ages 6-9 (grades 1-3) and Upper Elementary serves students ages 9-12 (grades 4-6). The candidate must fall under one of the two categories:

  1. Individual with teaching experience and a passion for the Montessori philosophy
  2. Credentialed Montessori teacher or state childcare credentialed teacher

We are looking for someone who embraces the Montessori philosophy, respects the child’s independence and nurtures the whole child. The candidate will work as an assistant to our Upper Elementary Credentialed teacher in a classroom of 15-20 students ages 9-12.  They will also work in collaboration with the Lower Elementary Teacher and Head of School.  The position can be full time or part time for the academic year and offers discounted tuition along with employee benefits.  There is opportunity for summer employment in our summer camps.

 About Our School

Bay Montessori School is a privately owned school affiliated with the American Montessori Society serving children ages infant – 6th grade on a 13 acre campus in Southern Maryland.  Our facility allows children room to spread their wings and to experience nature while being conveniently located near Patuxent River Naval Air station.  The school offers a complete Montessori program in an environment prepared according to guidelines set by Dr. Maria Montessori.

Application Process

If qualified and interested please respond with a resume and references to twillen@baymontessori.com

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Upper Elementary Guides
(Phoenix, Arizona)

posted 3/19/2021

The Desert Garden Montessori School has openings for Secondary Guides and a Secondary Program Director (7th  through 12th grades) and Upper Elementary Montessori Guides to join our school community for the 2021-22 school year.

We are a well-established, accredited, and growing Montessori school well-known for our traditions and values of interpersonal connection, higher-order thinking, character, wellness, and excellence in  Montessori education.

At the Secondary level, we currently offer a Montessori International Baccalaureate Middle Years Program.

We believe in preparing students for a post-secondary experience that includes admission and completion to university programs, as well as their ability to live balanced and meaningful lives. Our goal is for our graduates to be mindful global scholars, who have the ability to pursue wide variety of goals.

Qualifications: The ideal candidate will have at least a Bachelor’s Degree and a Montessori Elementary or Secondary credential from a MACTE accredited program, a strong inter-disciplinary background, an orientation to guided inquiry and hands-on discovery learning, and strong skills in building a sense of community.

Compensation:  Compensation, including benefits, is competitive and commensurate with experience

Application Information: To apply, go directly to our website.  Please include a cover letter and resume with your application.

https://www.desertgardenmontessori.org/careers/

Middle School Math Teacher (Williamsburg, VA)

posted 3/19/2021

WILLIAMSBURG MONTESSORI SCHOOL (WMS) located in Williamsburg, VA is seeking a Middle School (Secondary I) Mathematics Teacher to join our collaborative and driven teaching team. The Math Teacher will plan, teach, and oversee all aspects of the mathematics curriculum within the framework of our Montessori Adolescent Program. While Montessori training is preferred, the ideal candidate will execute a student-centered, multi-leveled program and possesses a flexible mindset and approach to learning.

Our mission is to provide the adolescents of Hampton Roads with a holistic, student-centered learning environment governed by the educational philosophy of Maria Montessori. Through meaningful, engaging, and authentic work, our education is designed to foster our students’ social, physical, and intellectual development and prepare them for success in high school, higher education, and life beyond formal school.  We are committed to developing in each student a personal identity that is integrated and embedded in self-worth.

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KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Implement age-appropriate curriculum using Montessori teaching philosophy and practice
  • Provide 140 of instruction time for high school credit level courses
  • Differentiate learning to accommodate a variety of learners and maintain appropriate pacing for all students
  • Create, manage, and evaluate projects, assessments, and experiences for adolescents
  • Oversee the scope and sequence of the Adolescent Program Mathematics curriculum
  • Participate in field experiences throughout the year in conjunction with the social-emotional and Erdkinder curriculum
  • Maintain grades, communication, etc. via the Adolescent Program’s Learning Management System
  • Attend both plane and staff meetings

 

EXPERIENCE

  • Montessori Adolescent Credential from a MACTE certified program preferred
  • Bachelor’s Degree required
  • Minimum of 3 years teaching experience in middle or high school
  • Knowledge of multiple levels of mathematics to include pre-Algebra, Algebra and Geometry
  • Experience working in a collaborative, open environment valued
  • Flexibility and ability to embrace change and adapt to new situations

This is a part-time position, approximately 15-18 hours per week for the 10 month school year (September – June).

Please send a cover letter and resume to wms@williamsburgmontessori.org.

Posted 3/19/2021

Lower Elementary Class Lead Teacher (Brevard, NC)

posted 3/1/2021

Mountain Sun Community School seeks a Lower Elementary Class Lead Teacher to guide children ages 6 through 9 (1st through 3rd grade) in conjunction with an Assistant Teacher. Lead Teachers at Mountain Sun help direct students’ activities academically, emotionally, and physically in both a prepared Montessori environment and the outdoors in ways that challenge each child to reach his/her full potential. Learn more: www.mountainsunschool.org/employment

Upper Elementary Class Lead Teacher (Brevard, NC)

posted 3/1/2021

Mountain Sun Community School \\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\seeks an Upper Elementary Class Lead Teacher to guide children ages 9 through 12 (4th through 6th grade) in conjunction with an Assistant Teacher. Lead Teachers at Mountain Sun are guides who help direct students’ activities academically, emotionally, and physically in a prepared Montessori environment and the outdoors in ways that challenge each child to reach his/her full potential. Learn more: www.mountainsunschool.org/employment

Adolescent Guides: A New and Innovative
Online Montessori Secondary School

posted 2/18/2021 IMC

Bridgemont International School has been developed by internationally renowned Montessorians with decades of experience running Montessori Secondary programs. This new online Montessori school, serving students from 7th through 12th grade, will launch this Fall with an inaugural class of seventh graders. Bridgemont will add one grade each year through the completion of the high school program. Bridgemont will deliver an authentic Montessori secondary education online using a new model of instruction: a highly interactive blend of live and pre-recorded key lessons, seminars, group projects, and innovative solutions to experiential distance education. 

Bridgemont students will not get bored, and they will never feel alone. We will begin this year by restricting enrollment to students residing within the United States, however, we will expand internationally in the near future. The Bridgemont difference will be our close-knit online community, where we encourage students to think deeply, work diligently in their studies, and form life-long friendships. Our graduates will be well-rounded global citizens. When you join Bridgemont, you will discover a unique and highly effective implementation of Montessori at the Secondary Level.

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Come be part of our small initial team of Adolescent Montessori guides! When you are part of our inaugural team, you will help to shape the direction of what is certain to become a long-standing Montessori institution. If you are interested in being part of this project and would be excited to help develop our program and curriculum development, contact us today. We are looking for dynamic Montessori educators who value student-teacher interaction and have a desire to foster the social development of children while also preparing them for university, citizenship, and life.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree, preferably with an Adolescent or Elementary Montessori credential from a MACTE certified teacher education program. Compensation, including benefits, is competitive and commensurate with experience.

If you are ready to apply, please send a resume and cover letter Or, if you just have questions and want to learn more, please contact us.  rhowe@bridgemontschool.com.

Pre-school Montessori Teacher Assistant (Novi, MI)

posted 2/2/2021

Novi Northville Montessori Center located in Novi, Michigan is seeking a Pre-school Montessori Teacher Assistant. Assistant will work under guidance of lead teacher, with children ages 3-6 years and is expected to provide them a loving and happy learning environment.

Requirements:

  • The Candidate should have at-least 2-3 years of experience as a teacher assistant.
  • Montessori Certification Required.
  • Associate degree/Credits in Early Childhood education is highly desired.
  • Montessori teaching experience will be given preference.
  • Should love working with children.

NNMC offers excellent benefits package including PTO and 401k with company match.

Please apply at nnmcmi@gmail.com.

Primary Teacher (Vancouver, WA)

posted 2/2/2021

Lakeshore Montessori is hiring an experienced  Primary  teacher for our small 2 class school in Vancouver, WA.  Just minutes from Portland OR. We have an amazing outdoor and indoor property one mile from downtown Vancouver.  There is no income tax in WA State: great reason to live here.  To succeed through COVID, we have created a half day  schedule inside for lessons and out by noon for 2-3 hours of outdoor play.  We set up outdoor heaters and new play structures. We offer salary and benefits equal to Portland rates. We are a year round school.  Teachers get paid time off in between sessions.  We are AMI trained but open to other trainings. Our school was established in 2006. The position begins June 19, 2021.

Please send resumes to:  Lakeshoremontessori01@gmail.com

Early Childhood and Elementary Montessori Guides –
The NewGate School, Sarasota, Florida (pictured above)

The NewGate School, Lab School of The Montessori Foundation, is expanding and is seeking experienced Early Childhood and Elementary Montessori Guides for the 2021/2022 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.

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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 Tanya Ryskind (tanyaryskind@montessori.org).