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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.

Montessori Teaching Positions


 


Upper Elementary Teacher (Sewickley, PA) 

Posted 7/22/2021

Join a dedicated, nurturing Montessori faculty at Montessori Children’s Community. Celebrating nearly 30 years of Montessori excellence, Montessori Children’s Community currently serves students Pre-K through 8th grade with Pennsylvania’s only Adolescent Program (7th and 8th grade). We are seeking an AMS certified Upper Elementary Teacher (age 9 to 12– grades 4, 5, and 6) to join our teaching team. Candidates should have a Bachelor Degree or higher in education, a PA Instructor certification, and preferably a Montessori Credential (this may be obtained in the course of employment, with availability for online training from the Center for Guided Montessori Studies.)

The ideal candidate should provide a depth of complementary skills, experience, and passion while nurturing the school’s mission and be dedicated to Montessori principles as well as general openness to learn with the community and grow as an educator. Whether you are a seasoned teacher or just embarking on your Montessori career, Montessori Children’s Community seeks a dedicated and hardworking individual to bring their talents and skills to our children and families! Interested teachers should email a cover letter and resume to office@montessorichildrenscommunity.org

Type: Full-time


Primary Lead Teacher (Nashville, TN) 

Posted 7/10/2021

Cool Spring Montessori School is located just outside of Nashville in the highly desired heart of Franklin, TN, where the city meets the country. Our location is close to many city amenities as well as rolling green pastures, wonderful southern hospitality, and good eats. Open since 2011, CSM strives to be a warm, welcoming community in which children and adults alike find friendship and support. We are committed to providing a superior Montessori education for children ages 18 months through kindergarten.

We are currently seeking a Primary Lead for one of our classrooms. Applicants must have an undergraduate degree, as well as Montessori Early Childhood certification from a MACTE-accredited program. Applicants must also be at least 21 years of age. Our ideal candidate will have a love of teaching and working with young children, classroom teaching experience, and a true passion for the Montessori philosophy. We are looking for someone who is self-guided, yet works well as a team player and collaborator, and someone who will be able to seamlessly transition into our established school community.

Salary is commensurate with experience. To apply, please respond to this ad and email your resume, along with a detailed cover letter highlighting your teaching and Montessori experience to info@coolspringsmontessori.com. We look forward to hearing from you! Job

Type: Full-time

Lead Toddler Teacher (Nashville, TN) 

Posted 7/8/2021

New Children First Montessori in Nashville, TN is expanding and seeking a Lead Toddler Teacher (23-42 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 Montessori philosophy, who 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.


Lead Montessori Elementary Guide (Orlando, FL) 

Posted 7/2/2021

Montessori World School is an established Montessori School in Orlando, Florida serving children 18 months to 14 years.  We are seeking an Elementary I credentialed lead guide to join our expanding, talented and dynamic faculty for the 2021-2022 school year.  We are seeking a Lead Guide who is dedicated to providing an enriching, holistic environment where each child is encouraged to grow to their fullest potential academically, emotionally, and socially in a safe, supportive and culturally diverse environment. 

As a school, we are guided by the philosophy of Dr. Montessori and are committed to the dynamic partnership between staff, parents and students.  We are seeking Montessorians with a commitment to communication, honesty, mutual respect, and with a genuine desire to nurture the ‘joy of learning’ in each child.  Ideal candidates will possess both a firm understanding of holistic education and the practical ability to implement it in the classroom. 

Established in 1981, Montessori World School will be celebrating its 40th anniversary this August. 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. 

Benefits include: competitive salaries; health benefits including Medical, Dental and Vision; 401k program; tuition discounts; paid professional development conferences; and a warm and friendly working environment. Please send your resume to our Head of School, Sarah Prosser via email to sprosser@montessoriworldschool.com or fax to 407-239-6582.  Visit our website at www.montessoriworldschool.com.

Montessori Lead Early Childhood Teacher (Gaineville, FL )

posted 6/26/2021

Millhopper Montessori School | Gainesville, FL, United States
Responsible for designing and implementing daily curriculum and schedules while working with the assistant teacher to provide a stable, gentle, safe Montessori environment. The teacher will present lessons in the Montessori materials and will oversee appropriate socialization and interaction. The lead teacher will communicate with parents, administration, and staff regarding daily, monthly, and yearly activities. The lead teacher needs to have a love of the young child and meet the physical demands of working with the young child.

  • Requirements:
  • Must have a warm and friendly personality, be sensitive to the feelings and needs of others, be able to relate well to children, and fulfill responsibilities per Montessori philosophy, while using a quiet voice in the classroom
  • BA or BS, four-year degree or higher; early childhood education preferred
  • Early Childhood Montessori Certification; 3-6 AMS

Send resumes to:  Amilda Clark mmschool@millhopper.com

Lower Elementary Montessori Teacher (Land O’ Lakes, FL )

posted 6/17/2021

2021-2022 School Year (Starts August 2021)

Countryside Montessori Charter School is a high performing, “A” rated public, charter school and part of Pasco County Schools in idyllic Land O’ Lakes, Florida. We are looking for individuals who will fulfill our mission of providing a strong Montessori foundation in a safe, diverse, and collaborative community.

The right candidate should have strong classroom management skills, leadership qualities, and a passion for education. They should demonstrate initiative and organization, possess strong written and verbal communication skills, and have experience teaching elementary school students. Montessori experience is highly preferred.

This is a full-time position (40 hours/week). Required education is a bachelor’s degree. Florida State Teaching Certification in Elementary Education is required or eligible to obtain. Montessori Teaching Credential is preferred or willing to obtain. Benefits include competitive salary (based on education and experience), health insurance, retirement plan, and paid personal and professional days.

Please visit our website for more information about CMCS: www.cmcsmontessori.com To apply, submit resume and letter of intent to: Lori Spurr lori.spurr@cmcsmontessori.com

CMCS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Lead Creative Montessori School  (Birmingham, AL )

posted 6/16/2021

Montessori Elementary Teacher |  CMS is seeking a lower elementary (6–9-year-olds) 1st-3rd grade classroom teacher. The Teacher will direct the education for the class in partnership with the classroom’s other co-teacher. In executing the responsibilities of the position, the Teachers lives out the core values of the school: Integrity, Respect, Responsibility, and Inquiry. The Teacher reports to and works in conjunction with the Lead Classroom Teacher. The Lead Teachers will be charged with, and responsible for, all programmatic direction but also solicit input from non-program support staff.  

Montessori Elementary Teacher Assistant |CMS is seeking an Upper Elementary (9-12 year-olds) 4th-6th grade classroom Teacher Assistant. In executing the responsibilities of the position, the Teachers’ Assistant lives out the core values of the school: Integrity, Respect, Responsibility, and Inquiry. The Teachers’ Assistant reports to and works in conjunction with the Lead Classroom Teachers. The Lead Teachers will be charged with, and responsible for, all programmatic direction but also solicit input from non-program support staff.  

Montessori Primary Co-Lead Teacher |CMS is seeking a Primary Level (3–6-year-olds) classroom Co-Lead Teacher. In executing the responsibilities of the position, the Co-Lead Teacher lives out the core values of the school: Integrity, Respect, Responsibility, and Inquiry. The Co-Lead Teacher works with the Lead Teacher and is responsible for assisting the Lead Teacher with the education, general supervision, and management of the class.  

Montessori Primary Teacher Assistant|CMS is seeking a Primary Level (3–6-year-olds) classroom Teacher Assistant. In executing the responsibilities of the position, the Teacher Assistant lives out the core values of the school: Integrity, Respect, Responsibility, and Inquiry. The Teacher Assistant reports to and works with the Lead Teachers and is responsible for assisting the Lead Teachers with the general supervision and management of the class.

Creative Montessori School, 2800 Montessori Way, Birmingham, AL 35209
Contact: Greg Smith, Head of School, gsmith@cmskids.org
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or full job descriptions, please visit www.cmskids.org

Lower Elementary Guide (Chattanooga, TN )

posted 6/14/2021

The mission of The Montessori School in Chattanooga, Tennessee is to promote independent learning, support emotional growth, and to embrace differences using the Montessori approach. We promote personalized and self-directed learning in a nurturing and family-like environment.

If you have previous Montessori experience at the elementary level and you are interested in joining a team that is committed to Montessori education and developing lifelong learners who are creative, caring, and confident, please contact the Head of School, Allison Driver, via email at allison.driver@themontessorischool.net. The job description can be found here.

Montessori Primary and Elementary Teachers (Tucson, AZ )

posted 6/12/2021

Khalsa Montessori School in Tucson, AZ is a culturally diverse, vegetarian, environmentally aware, compassionate learning community.  We serve 350 children, infants through 8th grade, on 2 campuses.  We are a dynamic community of children, faculty, and families, working together to provide an authentic Montessori learning environment and a nurturing home away from home.  Khalsa Montessori School is a private (for infants through 4 years) and charter (for K to 8) school, which has served the families of Tucson since 1976.

Primary, Lower Elementary, and Upper Elementary Montessori teachers are invited to apply for positions commencing July 20, 2021, for the 2021- 22 school year.  The successful candidate will have a Montessori credential at the level they are applying for, will show initiative and creativity in the Montessori classroom, will be a flexible team member and will have previous experience.

Benefits include health insurance, retirement plan, and paid personal and professional days.  Salary based on education and experience.

Please visit our website for more information about Khalsa Montessori School and our programs.  www.khalsamontessorischool.com

To apply, submit resume and letter of intent to:  Siri Atma Khalsa siriatma.khalsa@khalsaschools.org

 

Montessori Lead Teacher & Assistant (Orlando, FL )

Posted 6/9/2021

Growing Minds Montessori School in Orlando, Florida is seeking a qualified Montessori Lead teacher and Assistant teacher for the school year 2021-22. Please visit our website for more information: www.growing-minds-montessori.com Interested candidates can contact the school Admin at gmms.office.7900@gmail.com

 

Montessori Early Lead Teacher (Falmouth, ME )

Posted 6/8/2021

Winfield Children’s House is seeking a teacher to Lead or Co-Lead one of our four Preschool/Kindergarten Classrooms beginning the 2021/22 school year. Winfield is also home to two Toddler classrooms, is a state-approved private kindergarten, and has full-time Outdoor and Art teachers on staff.

The ideal candidate will hold a MACTE Montessori 3-6 credential and have experience working at the primary level. The position requires a thoughtful, nurturing, conscientious teacher, who can foster positive relationships with students, parents, and coworkers, and contribute to a close-knit community. We are seeking someone with excellent verbal and written communication skills, who embraces the value of observation and record-keeping, and possesses the organizational skills to manage the classroom.

This is a full-time, benefits-eligible position that can be either school year or year-round. Resume and cover letter can be sent to Michelle Vogel, Head of School, at winfieldhouse@maine.rr.com.

 

Primary Guide (Cleveland, OH )

Posted 6/3/2021

Cleveland Montessori is seeking a full-time Primary Guide for the 2021-22 school year. The ideal candidate will be Montessori certified through a MACTE accredited training program with experience teaching at the primary level.  An essential component for a successful guide is the ability to care for and nurture each child’s potential in a diverse community of learners.  The guide will possess an ability to communicate well with parents and staff, confidence in record-keeping, and good organizational skills. Health benefits are offered along with personal days and professional development opportunities.

Cleveland Montessori is a small, independent, private school serving Primary through Adolescence (3-14 years). The school is located in a beautifully restored historic building located in the heart of Cleveland’s Little Italy.  Students utilize the culturally rich University Circle area, home to the city’s renowned museums and medical facilities, to enhance the classroom experience.

Interested candidates may contact the Executive Director, Tina Schneider at 216-421-0700.  Resumes may also be faxed (216-421-2310) or emailed (tina@clevelandmontessori.org).

 

The Westwood School Dallas Texas  Infant/Toddler Montessori Guide Opening Full-Time 

Posted 6/1/2021

The Westwood School seeks an Infant-Toddler Montessori Guide to join our school community beginning in the 2021-2022 school year. We are searching for a teaching candidate who feels a strong attachment to Toddlers who are just beginning their school journey.

“The greatness of the human personality begins at the hour of birth.” Maria Montessori

At Westwood, we take pride in our close-knit culture which values community, character, and excellence in the Montessori and International Baccalaureate education of toddlers through high school seniors. Our deeply passionate and qualified team of faculty and staff are committed to the success of eve1y learner and the Montessori Method which fosters the development of the whole child.

To learn more about our learning community, please visit our website: www.westwoodschool.org.

Qualifications:

Montessori Infant-Toddler certification a plus

Education:  Associates or Bachelor’s Degree preferred

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

Application Information:  Please send a cover letter and resume to Heather Lourcey, Head of School at hlourcey@ westwoodschool.org.

Toddler & Pre-Primary Guides (Laguna Beach, CA)

Posted 5/21/2021

The Montessori School of Laguna Beach est. in 1975 in Southern California is looking for a dynamic, Montessori certified Infant Toddler Guide/ and a Pre-Primary Guide to join our excellent team. Our school serves children from 2 to 6 years of age in an authentic Montessori environment. We provide a warm, friendly and supportive work environment. and have been a leader in developing young minds in our community for over 40 years. The position is available in August 2021. The Candidate should have a passion for creating an authentic Montessori environment and in guiding to unfold the potential of each child. A positive communicator, a team player, excellent organizational skills, and above all loving and nurturing are some of the qualities needed. Candidates should have a credentialed Montessori Diploma, and experience in the classroom. We are excited to welcome a suitable candidate, to our Montessori family here in beautiful Laguna Beach, where teaching is not a vocation but a call from deep within our souls. If you are interested in learning more about the position please email us, with a resume with and a cover letter to The director, at lagunamontessori@gmail.com.

 

Montessori 6-9 Teacher (Sewickley, PA) 

Posted 5/18/2021

Join a dedicated, nurturing Montessori faculty at Montessori Children’s Community. Celebrating nearly 30 years of Montessori excellence, Montessori Children’s Community currently serves students Pre-K through 8th grade with Pennsylvania’s only Adolescent Program (7th and 8th grade).

We are seeking an AMS certified Lower Elementary Teacher (age 6 to 9 – grades 1, 2 and 3) to join our teaching team. Candidates should have a Bachelor Degree or higher in education, a PA Instructor certification, and preferably a Montessori Credential (this may be obtained in the course of employment, with availability for training this summer in Boston). The ideal candidate should provide a depth of complementary skills, experience, and passion while nurturing the school’s mission and be dedicated to Montessori principles as well as general openness to learn with the community and grow as an educator.

 Whether you are seasoned teacher or just embarking on your Montessori career, Montessori Children’s Community seeks a dedicated and hardworking individual to bring their talents and skills to our children and families! Interested teachers should email a cover letter and resume to office@montessorichildrenscommunity.org.

Montessori Elementary/Primary Assistant – Fairfield, Connecticut USA

Posted 5/13/2021

Great Beginnings Montessori School is seeking a part-time Assistant to join our team! Our ideal candidate is someone who is willing to take direction from a Lead teacher in preparation of the environment and believes in working together to create a peaceful classroom setting. We are a well-established, traditional Montessori school located in beautiful downtown Fairfield, CT. Please send any inquiries to karenc@greatmontessori.com.

 

Elementary Montessori Teacher (Chevy Chase, MD)

Posted 5/4/2021

Oneness-Family School in Chevy Chase, MD is looking to hire an experienced teacher for our Elementary Montessori classrooms. Ideal candidates will have prior experience in a classroom, a contagious love of learning, and leadership qualities that are evident not only in the classroom but also in every aspect of the school as a whole.

Successful teacher candidates will have:

Montessori Certification preferred;
B.A. or B.S. in a related field (Education, Psychology, Subject Matter such as Math, Science, History, etc.);
3 +years experience teaching and/or working with children;
The ability to learn new skills quickly and to adapt easily to suit the needs of the student, environment, or situation;
The attitude of a team player;
Experience in a diverse and international environment;
Leadership experience in the classroom and/or in school administration.

Successful candidates will also demonstrate the following qualities:

Kind, caring, and peaceful nature;
Co-teaching and communication skills;
Interpersonal skills and the ability to relate to and work with a wide variety of people and audiences (other teachers, students, parents, prospective families, etc.);
Highly organized;
The ability to develop systems, processes, and curriculum components when there is a need for a change.

Please send a cover letter AND resume to us at jobs@onenessfamily.org indicating your interest and experience. When submitting your resume and cover letter, please put ” elementary school teacher” in the subject line of your e-mail. We are asking all qualified candidates to refrain from phone calls to the main school office. All inquiries must be made via email.

Job Type: Full-time

Montessori Teachers – Hawk Meadow Montessori School (Poughkeepsie, N.Y.) 

Posted 5/3/2021

Hawk Meadow Montessori School is seeking experienced Toddler, Primary, Elementary and Middle School Montessori Teachers for the 2021/2022 school year and beyond.

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 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 Erin Castle (erin@hawkmeadowmontessori.com) and Barbara Katavolos (barb@hawkmeadowmontessori.com) for more information.

Upper Elementary Lead Teacher (Phoenix, Arizona) 

Posted 4/29/2021

Faculty Position: Upper Elementary Lead Teacher

Khalsa Montessori School is a well-established, community-oriented, quality Montessori school that has been serving a diverse community of children 18 months – 15 yrs. old and their families in Phoenix for 50 years.  Located in vital and thriving art and historic district, our families are committed and involved.

Position Overview:

We are seeking an Upper Elementary level AMS, CGMS or AMI certified (9-12 or Elementary II) and/or experienced lead teacher to join our long-time staff. The teacher must hold a Bachelor’s degree in addition to being eligible to teach in the United States. Experience as a lead teacher is required.

 

Preferred Attributes, Qualifications, and Experience:

  • A clear understanding of Montessori ideals
  • Deep knowledge of the development of children
  • Possess a sincere commitment to building and directing a quality Montessori environment
  • Experience with fostering and maintaining excellent professional relationships with students, parents, faculty, and administration
  • Offer support and guidance to parents 
  • Collaborate with experienced colleagues while maintaining an identity of own 
  • Possess maturity, dedication, high integrity, good judgment, ability to self-reflect as a teacher, and the courage to grow as an educational leader.  
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills 
  • Classroom management and communication skills that nurture self-discipline, order, and confidence in young students. 

We offer a rewarding teaching experience and attractive financial package, including benefits of health insurance and retirement savings.

Please email a resume and cover letter to kms@khalsamontessori.org or fax to 602-252-5224, and call 602-252-3759.

Middle School Montessori Lead Teacher (Phoenix, Arizona) 

Posted 4/29/2021

Faculty Position: Middle School Lead Teacher

Khalsa Montessori School is a well-established, community oriented, quality Montessori school that has been serving a diverse community of children 18 months – 15 yrs. old and their families in Phoenix for 50 years.  Located in a vital and thriving arts and historic district, our families are committed and involved.

Position Overview:

We are seeking a Middle School level AMS, CGMS or AMI certified (Secondary I) and/or experienced lead teacher to join our long-time staff. The teacher must hold a Bachelor’s degree in addition to being eligible to teach in the United States. Experience as a lead teacher is required.

 

Preferred Attributes, Qualifications, and Experience:

  • A clear understanding of Montessori ideals
  • Deep knowledge of the development of children
  • Possess a sincere commitment to building and directing a quality Montessori environment
  • Experience with fostering and maintaining excellent professional relationships with students, parents, faculty, and administration
  • Offer support and guidance to parents 
  • Collaborate with experienced colleagues while maintaining an identity of own 
  • Possess maturity, dedication, high integrity, good judgment, ability to self-reflect as a teacher, and the courage to grow as an educational leader.  
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills 
  • Classroom management and communication skills that nurture self-discipline, order, and confidence in young students. 

We offer a rewarding teaching experience and attractive financial package, including benefits of health insurance and retirement savings.

Please email a resume and cover letter to kms@khalsamontessori.org or fax to 602-252-5224, and call 602-252-3759.

Primary Guide (Montgomery, NY) 

Posted 4/19/2021

Montgomery Montessori School is a Private Montessori school in upstate NY. We encompass 18. months to 12th grade programs with two locations. We are a true and authentic Montessori school.  We are seeking a Primary Instructor (3-6) for the 2021-2022 School Year at our Montgomery location. Interns who are enrolled in a Montessori program are also welcome to apply.

The candidate must be educated in the Montessori philosophy and methodology appropriate to the age level taught, and have the ability and dedication to put the key concepts into practice.

•  We accept an AMS, AMI,  MACTE, IMC or any accredited Montessori Certification/Training.

•  The candidate must be able to apply observational skills to match students developmental needs with materials and activities.

•. Apply teaching strategies that support and facilitate the unique growth of each individual student.

•  Be skilled in guiding students in creating individual learning plans

•. Candidates must be capable of developing curricular materials that meet the developmental needs of students; demonstrate the ability to work with a diverse group of students and parents, and to work as a team member within a cluster, school, and community to create a strong professional learning community.

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Contact: Parinaz Mokhtari/Head of School

Email: Parinaz@montgomeryms.com

 

Primary Lead Montessori Guide | Lower Elementary Guide (Austin, TX) 

Posted 4/15/2021

Parkside Community School, celebrating its 30th anniversary in Austin, Texas, is seeking experienced and Montessori-trained candidates for a Primary Lead Guide and a Lower Elementary Guide for the 2021-22 school year.

For more information, please visit: parksidecommunityschool.org/about/employment/

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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.  Established in 1981 Montessori World School will be celebrating our 40th anniversary this August. 

Applicants will be required to undergo background screenings.

Benefits include: competitive salaries, health benefits including Medical, Dental and Vision, 401k program, tuition discounts, paid professional development conferences and a warm and friendly working environment.

Please send your resume to our Head of School, Sarah Prosser via email to sprosser@montessoriworldschool.com or fax to 407-239-6582.  Visit our website at www.montessoriworldschool.com.


AMI Elementary Guide (Virgin Islands) 

Posted 4/15/2021

Virgin Islands Montessori School is seeking an AMI Elementary Guide to join our community for the 2021-2022 school year.

VIMSIA is a beautiful and bright AMI recognized school located on beautiful St Thomas in the United States Virgin Islands. Our campus and community have grown during the years. VIMSIA offers programs that serve the needs of children ages 15 months through 12th grade. Our Toddler through Upper Elementary Montessori experience is partnered with an International Baccalaureate Program for grades 7-12.

We are interested in educators who are dedicated to their craft, possess a sense of humor, exercise exemplary collaboration skills, are effective communicators, and have a drive for supporting children on their journey toward reaching their incredible potential.

Interested candidates should send a cover letter outlining their personal educational philosophy and resume to Heather Maccabe, Montessori Director at hmaccabe@vimsia.org

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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.

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

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.

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).