At Greensboro Montessori School, we believe all our students are filled with potential, ability, and capability. As a Montessori school, we deeply respect the child, as we follow and guide them in their development. We are a 45-year-old, toddler through junior high, American Montessori Society accredited, 232-student school.
Our Upper Elementary teaching team is composed of three full-time faculty members. They pride themselves on working hard, on loving and empowering our students, and in helping students build the foundation for future success at our School and throughout their lives. Through both nurture and challenge, they focus on students’ personal and academic development. We seek a full-time teacher to join our Upper Elementary division, which includes 40 students and is the Montessori three-year cycle of fourth, fifth, and sixth grades (ages 9 through 12).
Most important to us is that our new teammate…
Greensboro Montessori School does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, gender, disability, age, national origin, marital status, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status with respect to recruitment, hiring, compensation, terms, conditions or privileges of employment.
MissionOur mission is to nurture children to be creative, eager learners as they discover their full potential and become responsible, global citizens.
Contact Information for Applicants
Heather Goggin - email@example.com
Children's House Montessori School is located in a beautiful wooded setting in Reston, Virginia. We are a small, family-oriented school that offers half-day and full-day childcare programs for children 3 years of age through kindergarten.
Job Title: Assistant Teacher
Education: High School diploma and 6 months in a child care setting required; related college-level course work is preferred.
Work collaboratively in a team of highly dedicated teachers. Carefully prepare the Montessori classroom environment under guidance of the Lead Montessori teacher. Hold an authentic interest in the Montessori approach to education. Assist with planning after school activities. Good leadership and communication abilities. Provide a warm, safe, and stimulating environment where a child’s potential to learn and explore is maximized.
Send resume and cover letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Richmond Montessori School seeks a passionate and experienced Spanish teacher to work within a rigorous, collaborative, and inquiry-based program. This is a part-time position. Responsibilities include teaching Spanish to elementary students grades 4 through 6. The successful candidate will demonstrate a passion for connecting with and guiding students; classroom teaching experience; fluency in the Spanish language; a positive personality with the ability to effectively communicate and collaborate with colleagues and parents; a commitment to ongoing professional growth; and a willingness to maintain and manage a positive and prepared learning environment where the whole child development focuses on each child’s physical, social, emotional and intellectual development. Bachelor’s degree required. Montessori training is a plus.
For over 50 years Richmond Montessori School (RMS) has remained dedicated to providing 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. RMS is dually-accredited by the American Montessori Society and the Virginia Association of Independent Schools. The school serves approximately 300 students ages 18 months-14 years on two adjacent campuses, which incorporate almost eight acres of beautiful green space located in the west end area of Richmond, Virginia.
The RMS team is comprised of over fifty passionate professional Montessori educators and support staff, fully committed to our core values of Character, Community, Authenticity, Respect and Excellence. We are eager to welcome someone into our community who will live the mission and core values of our school.
Interested candidates please send a cover letter and resume to Kim Waite at email@example.com.
A certified Primary Montessori Teacher is needed for Hunter Mill Montessori School in Oakton, Va.
Teacher must be certified and be willing and able to work in a "team teach" environment with 40 children.
Hunter Mill is a small, family oriented school. Hours are 8:00-4:00 M-F.
Please contact : Maureen Cook at firstname.lastname@example.org if interested.
Annandale, VA and Falls Church, VA
The Montessori School of Northern Virginia is a non-profit school providing authentic Montessori education to students, ages 2-12. Our learning environment is designed to directly benefit student’s social, emotional, physical and intellectual development.
MSNV has two campuses located in Annandale and Falls Church, which are inside the capital beltway and 10 miles from Washington, DC.
MSNV has two teaching positions open for the 2019-2020 school year, a Preprimary Lead Teacher at our Falls Church campus and a Lower Elementary Lead Teacher at our Annandale campus.
We are looking for lead teachers who are certified to teach in each respective discipline. The Lead Teacher will challenge each child to reach their fullest potential in accordance with the Montessori curriculum and approach to education.
MSNV has a satisfying, supportive work environment staffed by interesting, kind, knowledgeable, highly-engaged people. MSNV offers competitive salaries to commensurate with experience and education, health and dental insurance, generous personal leave and professional development, disability insurance, and retirement plan.
If you are interested in applying please send cover letter, resume and salary requirements to: email@example.com
Fiore Montessori School is seeking a lead teacher for our elementary class. Teacher must hold an AMI Elementary diploma. The elementary class is three years old and is growing. Fiore has a commitment to creating a strong 6-12 AMI classroom and will provide mentorship for the teacher to support them in their growth. Fiore has toddler, primary, and elementary programs and is an accredited AMI school.
Contact Information for Applicants
Fiore Montessori School
Director of Education
Play a vital role in assisting the Lead Montessori teacher in all areas of the classroom -Work collaboratively in a team of highly dedicated teachers -Hold an authentic interest in the Montessori approach to education. He/she must display a willingness to actively work toward improving personal knowledge of the Montessori Method -Carefully prepare the Montessori classroom environment under guidance of the Lead Montessori teacher -Assist with planning and attend school community events/celebrations -Compile theme-based curriculum and related crafts and activities in after school program -Observe and record student progress -Well organized, dedicated and highly motivated -Great leadership and communication abilities -Ability to build strong relationships with both the child and his/her family -Will provide a warm, safe, and stimulating environment where a child’s potential to learn and explore is maximized -
Must be passionate about teaching young children and eager to ignite a love for learning in our students Has completed or willing to complete the following training First Aid/CPR 16 hours of professional development per year
Compensation: Commensurate with education and experience
Send resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Plains, VA
Grace Episcopal Church, The Plains, Virginia will be opening a three classroom, faith-based Montessori school serving children 18 months-6 years, in September 2019.
We are currently accepting applications for Montessori Toddler and Primary Lead Teachers. Applicants must have a Montessori credential from a MACTE accredited program and a minimum of 2 years teaching experience in a Montessori environment.
Must have taken or have a willingness to complete Catechesis of the Good Shepherd Level 1 training as the spiritual guide for the school. College degree preferred but not required.
All candidates must be be dedicated to the Montessori philosophy and the spiritual development as well as education of children.
In addition, ideal candidates should be positive, patient, flexible, a team-player and have a sense of humor. We offer an excellent work environment as well as competitive salary and benefits.
This is a 10-month position.
If you are interested in the adventure of opening a new school, please submit your cover letter and resume to:
Attention: Micah Earle,
Head of School
Grace Montessori School
The Aquinas Montessori School is seeking an experienced AMI certified primary guide to lead one of three primary classes at our Mount Vernon location for the 2018-2019 school year. Prior AMI accredited teaching experience is preferred.
The Aquinas Montessori School is situated on nearly two wooded acres close to Mount Vernon in Northern Virginia on property formerly owned by George Washington. Established in 1965 and recognized by AMI, Aquinas Montessori started with four primary classrooms and has grown to eight classrooms - five primary, two lower elementary, one upper elementary - on two campuses. We welcome the opportunity for applicants to visit us during the current school year.
If you are interested, please send your resume via email to email@example.com to the attention of Celeste Baucom.
Divinum Auxilium Academy is a small, non-profit, private academy located at a beautiful facility on thirteen pastoral and wooded acres abutting the Shenandoah National Park in Front Royal, Virginia. Our curriculum encompasses a Montessori foundation through second/third grade and transitions to a traditional and rigorous Classical curriculum thereafter, through the 8th grade. We offer both the Catechesis of the Good Shepherd and the Baltimore Catechism as our programs for Catechism. Our class sizes are small and our curriculum diverse. In addition to core academics, we emphasize a well-rounded program of both fine and practical arts and we employ professional artisans and craftspeople as instructors. (see www.divineassistanceacademy.org)
We operate on a 4-day school week, Monday-Thursday, 8:00 AM-3:00 PM. Beyond teaching, duties will include maintaining an edifying and healthy spiritual and emotional classroom environment, assisting in overseeing the schoolyard at lunchtime, helping with dismissal at the end of the day, routine cleaning and maintenance, and attendance at periodic staff meetings, parent teacher conferences and open houses.
Divinum Auxilium Academy is a bright, joyful school that focuses on engaging and educating the whole person, not just their mind! Come join us, not only to teach, but to pray, to play, to garden, and to grow! About the Position: Currently the Primary Montessori class is comprised of approximately 16-19 students between the ages of 3 and 6 years. The limitations on the class size at present have entirely to do with the size of the classroom that we currently have available. We anticipate expansion within the next year or so however, and expect this class to grow accordingly. It has a waiting list for this year. Priority will be given to AMI certified candidates, as well as candidates with Level 1 Catechesis of the Good Shepherd training. If Level 1 CGS training has not yet been obtained, a completion of the training within one year is strongly recommended.
Instructions for Applying: Salary will be commensurate with experience and is competitive with salaries in our county of Warren, VA. A minimum of a 2 year commitment is required. Please direct inquiries and Curriculum Vitae with Cover Letter to Dian Schmiedicke, Head of School at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We are looking for a Montessori-trained teacher to work in-home with a 2 year old afternoons and possibly weekends. (Scheduling can vary based on your availability.) This family really values the Montessori method and wants to introduce it to their toddler in a home setting.
Contact Information :
Please contact Shira at email@example.com. Please send your resume and availability. (When can you start, what hours and days are you available?)
Toddler Lead Teacher
Williamsburg Montessori School seeks an experienced Infant/Toddler (18mos-3 years) certified teacher for the remainder of the 2018-2019 school year (ends August 9, 2019) with the potential of continuing in 2019-2020 school year.
Candidate must have a passion for authentic Montessori education and value a collaborative school community focused on best practices and professional growth.
Qualifications: AMS/AMI Infant/Toddler certification with at least two years of Lead Teacher experience in the classroom. Candidate must have excellent organizational and communication skills.
Duties include, but are not limited to: Teach and supervise all students in the Montessori method and curriculum in all areas of study. Prepare materials and maintain their cleanliness and good condition. Be responsible for the safety and physical well-being of all students in your charge at all times. Demonstrate the ability to relate joyfully to children. Exhibit emotional maturity and stability. Assume leadership by demonstrating appropriate and professional behaviors at all times. Be proactive at sharing your Montessori and child development knowledge with parents. Maintain prompt and appropriate parent communication. Prepare and have available weekly lesson plans and record students’ progress. Maintain ongoing communication with fellow teachers and administration on important matters. Attend all staff meetings. Other duties as assigned.
Benefits: Competitive salary. Health and dental, SIMPLE IRA plan, paid holidays and personal days, tuition discount.
Williamsburg Montessori School is an independent, coeducational school which provides authentic Montessori education to 150 students between the ages of 18 months and 14 years. Located in the spectacularly beautiful community of Williamsburg, Virginia, centrally located to the coast and the mountains, WMS is a vibrant community of learners committed to the highest standards of Montessori practice.
Contact Information for Applicants
Please send resumes to Sandy Andrews, Head of School
SCHOOL ADDRESS: 6001 S. Anthony Blvd. Fort Wayne, IN 46816
POINT OF CONTACT: Greta McKinney 260-423-4333 firstname.lastname@example.org
DESCRIPTION: The teacher is responsible for the creation and maintenance of the classroom environment. Teachers will direct, stimulate, and guide classroom activities. Teacher that understands the Montessori Curriculum and is able to direct students in that curriculum.
EXPERIENCE: Previous experience in a Montessori classroom setting, references that indicate an understanding of the Montessori history, philosophy and practice.
EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor Degree in Elementary Education, Early Childhood Montessori Credentials or Indiana Professional Educator License
APPLICANT DOCUMENTS REQUIRED: Resume, copy of transcript, certification and or license
Contact Information for Applicants
Greta McKinney 260-423-4333 email@example.com
Montessori Certified Primary Teacher
St. Mark's Montessori School, a non-profit organization located in Springfield Va, seeks a teacher to start 2019-2020 school year. SMMS consists of three primary classes, a Before and After care program and a Summer Care program.
To find out more about SMMS, visit www.stmarksmontessori.org. To apply, please email cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- A bachelor's or higher degree
- Montessori primary diploma
- Passion for the Montessori philosophy
- Ability to effectively communicate with parents
- Professional demeanor and appearance
Must meet VA licensing requirements for a teacher/ program leader.
Contact Information for Applicants
St. Mark's Montessori School
Director for Primary Montessori Program
St. Mark’s Montessori School’s (SMMS) seeks a Director for the 2019-2020 school year to lead in the day-to-day operation of the school, train and supervise staff, set instructional objectives, work to build a good relationship with parents, enroll new students and maintain current students.
SMMS offers a competitive salary based on education and experience as well as paid holidays and paid leave. Please respond to email@example.com with your resume, three work-related references, and a cover letter describing examples of how your experience and skills match our school's needs.
- Minimum of 2 years early childhood education experience and education in a related field; a Bachelor’s degree and/or Montessori Certification ((AMI / AMS training preferred) for the appropriate age group.
- 2 years of experience in management or administration of an organized child care or related setting
- Must meet state education and licensing requirements for a director
- Experience maintaining compliance with State and Local licensing regulations
- 2 years of experience working with preschool or school age child care
- Experience with general office applications, such as email (Google, Google Drive), spreadsheets, and document applications (such as Word). A strong working knowledge of technology (devices and software) are necessary to thrive in this role.
- Excellent communication (verbal and written) and customer service skills
- Demonstrate highly effective organizational, time management, and multitasking skills along with the ability to identify and troubleshoot critical issues.
- Strong business management skills along with the ability to develop marketing strategies
- Overseeing school operations including human resources, quality assurance, staff schedules and facility operations
- Parent communications and relationship management, developing and maintaining strong family relationships
- Prepare annual budget in coordination and Fiscal Management
- Plan and coordinate school events
- Welcome prospective new students and parents and conduct tours
- Management and coordination of student enrollment
- Record keeping including maintaining children's files and class schedules
- Safety and emergency planning & management.
- Licensing Maintenance and Management
- Administrative Support
Contact Information for Applicants
St. Mark's Montessori School, firstname.lastname@example.org
Montessori Certified Head Teachers - Toddler, Primary & Elementary
IMMEDIATE HEAD TEACHER OPENINGS Broadlands, VA:
Toddler Broadlands, VA:
Primary Chantilly, VA: Toddler
FUTURE OPENINGS - SUMMER 2019 Aldie, VA:
Primary Mandarin Immersion Head Teacher Aldie, VA:
Lower Elementary Head Teacher All Campuses: Toddler and Primary Head Teachers
WORKING WITH LEPORT
LePort is both an authentic and accredited family of schools dedicated to the foundational principles of the Montessori Method. We place a high value on partnering with families on their child’s educational journey; an important aspect of being a Head Teacher is communicating closely with parents to a) give them a window into the Montessori classroom, b) educate them about the Montessori philosophy and c) provide insight into their child’s individual progress. In addition, partnering with your Assistant Teacher is essential in creating a peaceful learning environment. We trust you to be the best advocate for our school, the Montessori philosophy, and each individual child.
BENEFITS - Health, Dental and Vision Insurance - Employee contributed 401(k) Retirement Plan - Paid Government Holidays, 2-week Winter Break, 1-week Spring Break - Additional Paid Time Off Accrual - Tuition Discount if you enroll your child(ren) in one of our programs
QUALIFICATIONS - A minimum of a High School Diploma or GED - Ability to work year-round - AMI, AMS or MACTE accredited Montessori diploma for the appropriate age group - Experience working with children (with the particular age group preferred, even if this experience was prior to receiving Montessori training) - Passion for the Montessori philosophy; excellence in communicating this philosophy to parents - Genuine warmth and love for guiding children and their families - Benevolent outlook towards solving problems and advocating for our educational viewpoint (at LePort, we call this "focusing on the solution, not on the problem")
ABOUT LEPORT MONTESSORI LePort Montessori was founded in 2000 by Dr. Peter LePort, a parent who became passionate about the Montessori Method for his own children and set out to open a school that is both professionally run and authentic to the Montessori philosophy. From that single school in Southern California, LePort Schools has grown to more than 20 schools today, extended its mission to the San Francisco Bay Area, New York City, and Northern Virginia.
Contact Information for Applicants
Carey Curry Talent and Operations Specialist email@example.com
Head of School
The Plains, Virginia
Grace Episcopal Church, The Plains, Virginia will be opening a three classroom, faith-based Montessori school serving children 18 months-6 years, in September 2019. We are currently in search of a Head of School. Applicants must have previous school leadership experience, hold a Montessori credential at any level and a willingness to embrace Catechesis of the Good Shepherd as the spiritual guide for the school. Excellent salary and benefits. If you are interested in the adventure of opening a new school, please submit your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Upper Elementary Teacher/Intern
A private Montessori school located in Reston, Virginia is looking to hire an Upper Elementary Montessori teacher/intern for the 2019-20 school year. Bachelor’s degree in education (or related) OR four years of experience teaching in a progressive environment. • Two years of experience teaching students in grades 3-5. • Teaching experience in a mixed-age environment. Preferred Qualifications • Montessori Training Job Type: Full-time Salary: $20,000.00 to $40,000.00 /year
Rodney Berthold- 703-201-0676, email@example.com
Ryan Plummer- 571-313-1709, firstname.lastname@example.org
Northern Virginia; Multiple Locations
Guidepost Montessori is coming to Northern Virginia! We are excited to be opening up multiple school and will need trained Montessorians at all levels to join our founding team. At Guidepost Montessori, we are a team of educators, first and foremost. Even our founder and CEO is AMI trained, and started his career in the classroom!
We've now expanded to become a network of Montessori schools, dedicated to fundamentally changing the face of education in the United States by growing the Montessori movement. From the top-down, we believe in what we do – and we want to invite you to join our community of educators, passionate about spreading high-fidelity Montessori! We offer competitive salaries, health, dental and vision insurance, as well as a generous tuition discount for up to two children at our school.
Browse all of our Northern Virginia job postings on our website:
Primary and Elementary Director/Directress
Once-in-a-lifetime-opportunity (we are not kidding) if you are dedicated to children, are a self-starter who brings interesting ideas to your workplace, and are passionate about furthering your OWN learning!
Full Circle Montessori School, a private Montessori School in Arlington, VA, serving children from ages 15 months to 12 years across 4 locations.
We need a team player who is:
* AMI trained at Primary or Elementary
* Eager to practice authentic Montessori
* Passionate about parent education and philanthropy
FCMS team members are outgoing, positive, mature, have a good sense of humor, are highly organized, detail oriented, professional and managerial, efficient, proactive and dedicated to children! Qualified individuals need to be able to switch gears at a moment's notice, multi-task, and get things done without micromanagement!
WHAT IS FULL CIRCLE ABOUT?
* School Community: Learning community for children, team and parents too through our robust parent education program
* Local Community: Supporting families and children from lower socioeconomic backgrounds through our unique partnership model with Affordable Housing Corporation, Inc. (AHC) in which 3 of our communities are located
* Global Community: Exposing children to philanthropic opportunities to make an impact in our world
Check us out at http://www.fullcirclemontessori.com/
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Submit cover letter and resume to Christie Yang at email@example.com.
We look forward to meeting you!
Toddler and Early Childhood Guides
The Springs, A Montessori School proudly announces the opening of a second campus in Woodbridge, VA and is seeking Montessori Toddler and Early Childhood Teachers.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more info!
Part-Time Toddler Montessori Guide
Mountaintop Montessori is growing! We are exploring opening a third Toddler environment. This would be a part-time morning only classroom with 10 to 15 students. If you are an Infant-Toddler Montessori credentialed teacher we would love to talk to you! Our hope is to have this new room ready to start in January of 2019, however there is some flexibility as to the start date.
Mountaintop, a toddler-through 8th grade independent school, is the only dually accredited school by the Virginia Association of Independent Schools (VAIS) and the American Montessori Society (AMS) in the greater Charlottesville, VA area. Our school has a track-record of 36 years of providing authentic Montessori education supplemented by a rich co-curricular program.
Please send resume and copy of your Montessori credential to Janice Chapman, Assistant Head of School, at email@example.com.
Mountaintop Montessori provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Mountaintop Montessori complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.
The Virginia Montessori Association is a non-profit (501(c)3) that was established in 2015 to bring Montessorians in Virginia together and to offer a community from which we all could benefit. Administrators, educators, parents and other supporters can connect, inform and communicate in a way that is of value to all.