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  • Email the text of your ad to dondinsmore@montessori.org.
  • Remember to include a brief description of what you are looking for, such as “Lower Elementary Teacher Wanted” or “School for Sale.”
  • It is also helpful to include some geographic details, such as “Boston, MA.”
  • Add any deadlines, if applicable.
  • Don will create a contract / invoice based on $2 per word ($50 minimum) and return a contract and text for your approval.
  • Pay for the ad using a credit card (or send a check to:  Montessori Foundation / 19600 E State Road 64 / Bradenton, FL 3421.
  • When payment is received, the ad will be posted on our website, where it will remain for two months. It will also be placed in Tomorrow’s Child if it is received at a time when there is an upcoming issue.
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If you have any questions, please feel free to call Don Dinsmore at 941-729-9565 or 800-655-5843.

Montessori Schools for Sale


 

School Leadership Positions


Head of School (Duluth, MN) 

Posted 9/29/2021

Many Rivers Montessori (MRM) is a seven-year-old independent school in beautiful Duluth, Minnesota, serving children from 16 months through 8th grade near the north shore of Lake Superior. The school’s story is one of clear vision, warm-hearted collaboration, and demonstrated success. In its second year, MRM became the only school north of the Twin Cities to receive Recognized status from the Association Montessori International (AMI). In its third year, it launched its middle school program. In its fourth year,

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MRM became only the second school in Duluth to be accredited (provisionally with full accreditation anticipated this fall) by the Independent Schools Association of the Central States (ISACS). And in its fifth year, MRM raised over $1 million through a capital campaign to transform a historic school building into a beautiful, state-of-the-art facility. MRM’s student body has grown steadily from 75 to 195 in its short history. MRM aspires to become one of the best Montessori schools in the country and raise the bar for education in the entire region. Position starts as early as July 2022.

For additional information and application instructions: http://educationleadershipsearch.com/search/manyrivers/

Montessori Program Director (US Virgin Islands) 

Posted 9/28/2021

The Virgin Islands Montessori School & Peter Gruber International Academy is looking for a Montessori Director to lead the entire Montessori program – Toddler through Upper Elementary, ensuring a high-quality Montessori environment. This includes hiring, developing and mentoring staff, a commitment to our strong community via parent communication and education and ensuring licensing and accreditation standards are maintained.  The position is available immediately. However, we are also very interested in applicants whose availability is school year 2022-2023.

Qualifications Required: Bachelor’s degree, Montessori certification (AMI Preferred), at least 5 years of experience as a lead teacher, at least 2 years experience as an administrator.

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VI Montessori School was founded in 1964 and became the first and only Montessori school on St. Thomas in the US Virgin Islands. We have two Toddler, four AMI Primary, two AMI Lower Elementary and two AMI Upper Elementary classrooms. In 2009 we added the International Baccalaureate program for our 7th through 12 grades and changed our name to VI Montessori School and Peter Gruber International Academy (VIMSIA). Our school now goes from toddler through 12th grade with our Montessori program in place through Upper Elementary leading up and transitioning into our International Baccalaureate Middle Years and Diploma Programs for 7th grade through 12th grade. Both programs focus on individualized, experiential and collaborative learning and we feel confident that our students are benefiting greatly from this combination of pedagogies.

The school is located on the beautiful island of St. Thomas in the United States Virgin Islands. Our classes are well equipped. Our children are exceptional; our 10 acre campus is tropically lush fostering outdoor activity and green facilities. Our students, staff and parents join to create a loving and caring community that is diverse and unique in many ways. Our island, and school, hosts a truly global community.

Please contact Kevin McLean, VIMSIA Academic Director, at kmclean@vimsia.org and cc: employ@vimsia.org with your resume and a cover letter to apply.

 

Montessori Teaching Positions


 

Children’s House, Lower & Upper Elementary Positions (Norfolk, VA) 

Posted 11/18/2021

Ghent Montessori School, a fully accredited by International Montessori Council, located in downtown Norfolk, VA is seeking to fill the following positions:

CHILDREN’S HOUSE GUIDE

Ghent Montessori School seeks a Children’s House guide for fall, 2022 to expand our program, from two Children’s House classes to three. The preferred candidate will have prior experience and hold a MACTE accredited diploma. We seek nurturing, curious and self-motivated individuals who are committed to guiding children based on Dr. Montessoris vision for children ages 3-6.

LOWER ELEMENTARY GUIDE

Ghent Montessori School seeks a Lower Elementary intern or guide for fall, 2022 to expand our program, from one Lower Elementary to two. The preferred candidate will have prior experience and hold a MACTE accredited diploma. We seek nurturing, curious and self-motivated individuals who are committed to guiding children based on Dr. Montessoris vision for cosmic education.

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UPPER ELEMENTARY INTERN OR GUIDE

Ghent Montessori School seeks an Upper Elementary intern or guide for our well-established Upper Elementary classroom. If needed the candidate will receive guidance from an experienced Upper Elementary guide. The preferred candidate will have worked in a Lower Elementary classroom as a lead teacher and hold a MACTE accredited diploma. We seek nurturing, curious and self-motivated individuals who are committed to guiding children based on Dr. Montessoris vision for cosmic education.

Qualifications:

  • MACTE accredited training required (AMI, AMS, IMC)
  • Excellent written communication as well as interpersonal and public speaking skills
  • A proven ability to work collaboratively and thoughtfully as part of a collegial team
  • Possession of professional maturity, sound judgment, integrity, and the ability to interact positively with parents
  • Please submit a resume and cover letter to Ruland Gagne rgagne@ghentmontessorischool.com

UPPER ELEMENTARY TEACHER, LOWER ELEMENTARY TEACHER FOR JAN. 1, 2022 IN TUCSON, Arizona

Posted 11/12/2021

 

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 is a private (for infants through 4 years old) and charter (for K to 8th grade) school which has served the families of Tucson since 1975. www.khalsamontessori.com 

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QUALIFICATIONS

Upper Elementary or Lower Elementary Montessori Qualified teachers are invited to apply for positions commencing January 1, 2022 for the 2021-2022 school year and beyond. The successful candidate will have a Montessori Elementary I, Elementary I- II or Elementary II credential, will show initiative and creativity in the Montessori classroom, will be a flexible team member and will have previous experience. This position is to lead one of 4 well established Upper Elementary classrooms or one of 4 well established Lower Elementary classrooms at Khalsa Montessori School in Tucson. 

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

Middle School & Upper & Lower Elementary Positions (Ft. Pierce, FL) 

Posted 11/3/2021

Sun Grove Montessori School, Ft. Pierce, Florida is seeking to fill the following positions:

Middle School Co-Guide (Grades 7-8) The Middle School Guide will Co-Lead the classroom and will be responsible for providing a nurturing, productive learning environment in keeping with the mission and vision of the school. They will provide day-to-day guidance to the students. The Guide will also be responsible for collaborating with their Co-Lead to develop interdisciplinary units of study as needed and to play a leadership role in the school. Professional behavior is always expected. Applications can be submitted via our website or by emailing hr@sungrovemontessori.org.

Upper Elementary Guide (Grades 4-6)

Lower Elementary (1-3) Classroom Assistant 

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Upper Elementary Guide (Grades 4-6) The Upper Elementary Guide will Co-Lead the classroom and will be responsible for providing a nurturing, productive learning environment in keeping with the mission and vision of the school. They will provide day-to-day guidance to the students. The Guide will also be responsible for collaborating with their Co-Lead to develop interdisciplinary units of study as needed and to play a leadership role in the school. Professional behavior is always expected. Professional behavior is always expected. Applications can be submitted via our website or by emailing hr@sungrovemontessori.org.

Lower Elementary (1-3) Classroom Assistant The Classroom Assistant Teacher’s primary duties are to maintain the environment and to assist the Lead Teacher with the classroom. Candidates must have experience working with children and be committed to understanding and supporting the mission of the school. Professional behavior is always expected. Applications can be submitted via our website or by emailing hr@sungrovemontessori.org.

Adolescent Community (7th-8th grade) Program Coordinator (Knoxville, TN) 

Posted 10/26/2021

Nature’s Way Montessori School (natureswaymontessori@comcast.net) is seeking an Adolescent Community Programs Coordinator.  Our Adolescent Community (AC) is composed of up to twenty 7th and 8th grade students, three full time AC guides, and multiple resource guides that provide support to the program.  Our core focus is to meet the developmental needs of the adolescent with a plan for work and study that offers a variety of opportunities …

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for self-expression, intellectual stimulation, independence, collaboration, and—ultimately—finding value in their role in the community.  We offer a challenging and rigorous academic curriculum with classes in mathematics, humanities, science occupations, language arts, and Spanish.   AC students utilize the NWMS Farm to develop an understanding of economic principles.  We also offer self-expressions classes, community service, community work, and enrichment activities that prepare students for life beyond Nature’s Way.

The person in this position will be responsible for coordinating the various aspects of our Adolescent Community, all while maintaining the fidelity of the program and its adherence to Montessori philosophy.   The person in this position will teach at least one area of curriculum and lead a collaborative team of Adolescent Community guides.  

Those interested in applying should send a cover letter, resume, and contact information for 3 references to  natureswaymontessori@comcast.net

Primary & Upper Elementary
Teaching Positions (Knoxville, TN) 

Posted 10/14/2021

The Knoxville Montessori School is looking for motivated, experienced individuals with initiative and the ability to work effectively as part of a team. Positions available are: 

  • Primary Teacher 
  • Upper Elementary Teacher (during the 2020-2021 school year, Upper and Lower Elementary Classes will be combined – UE and LE staff working together)

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

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

Assistant Elementary Teacher (Lexington Park, MD)

Posted 10/12/2021

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

Individual with teaching experience and a passion for the Montessori philosophy
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 Lead 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 is full time for the academic year and preference given to those wanting to work our summer camps.  The position offers health benefits and discounted tuition.

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

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).