Job Board

Montessori Northwest provides employment listings as a service to our community. We welcome job postings from all Montessori affiliations.

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Infant Guide/Teacher ~ gresham, oregon, USA

POSTED ON AUGUST 28, 2015

Little Genius Montessori is located in Gresham, OR; we believe tomorrow’s future is the hands of today’s children. We are currently seeking a full-time Infant Guide/Teacher; position open immediately. Prior Montessori classroom experience is not necessary, but loving young children is! Successful candidates will be required to enroll in the Oregon Central Background Registry, have a current CPR/First Aid Card, current Oregon Food Handlers card, and Recognizing & Reporting Child Abuse & Neglect certificate. We are looking for someone with strong classroom management skills, personable and flexible.

www.TheBestLittleGeniusMontessori.com


Elementary teacher ~ tucson, arizona, USA

POSTED ON AUGUST 28, 2015

Hermosa Montessori School, a tuition free public charter kindergarten, elementary, and middle school is currently seeking qualified applicants for the position of Elementary Teacher to join our creative and dedicated team. Hermosa seeks a teacher with organizational skills, administrative abilities, communication skills, leadership abilities, and the ability to influence and motivate high levels of creativity. Hermosa’s 16 acre campus was chosen for its beauty, and developed to fully integrate Montessori philosophy regarding the integration of the natural world and stewardship of the environment. The natural desert areas provide a perfect setting for the children to experience and learn about the world of nature. All buildings and classrooms are “green” environments. Hermosa’s team is lead by a certified Montessori teacher and is a well established authentic Montessori program. 

Partner with an Excelling School:

  • In 2004 Hermosa was recognized as one of three charter schools in the Tucson area to be labeled an ''excelling'' school by the state of Arizona. This is the highest rank the state awards to public schools, and Hermosa has maintained this distinction as an “A” rated school. 
  • “2011 Academic Excellence Award." Hermosa is one of only 18 public schools statewide to receive this honor, and one of two Tucson charter schools to be awarded this distinction from the Arizona Department of Education. 
  • Top Arizona School by The John Hopkins Center for Talented Youth 
  • Sheila Stolov, Hermosa's founding principal was named among the top 1 percent of principals in Arizona and granted the “Circle of Honor” award by AZ LEADS-Arizona Leaders in Education for the Advancement and Development of Student and School Success. 

Join a staff focused on making a difference in the lives of children.  

Send resume to: theresag@hermosaschool.org or call 520-749-5518 x 202 for more information.

 

hermosasschool.org


PART-TIME NANNY ~ PORTLAND, OREGON, USA

POSTED ON AUGUST 26, 2015

We are looking for an after-school nanny for our two boys, ages 5 and 8, who will be attending Alameda Elementary in NE Portland this fall. (Both attended Montessori preschools) 

The regular schedule will be 3-6, M-F, with a possibility of additional hours during holidays and school closures. (Our preference is to hire one person who can work all 5 days, but we are open to hiring someone who is only available some of the days). A reliable car and good driving record are a must because the job will involve transporting the boys to and from various after school activities (we'll reimburse mileage). The job starts ASAP. 

If interested, please email Julie at: yodersmith@comcast.net or call 503.910.4373.


PART-TIME NANNY ~ PORTLAND, OREGON, USA

POSTED ON AUGUST 26, 2015

Looking for Part Time Nanny, Monday-Fridays, from 2:45 ish - 5pm. We have a daughter who is 5 1/2 years old and she loves her nannies! Our wonderful nanny is leaving soon and we are hoping to find someone who can provide the same love, guidance, and care. She would need to be picked up at 3pm from school, and our home is very close (a few minutes drive). We have a car for you to use for pickup from school. Our home is in the West Sylvan area, right off of Hwy 26, near Providence Hospital. We would like to start as soon as you are available.

If you are interested, please email us a resume (work experience, name, contact info., etc) to: bltmcgill@gmail.com

Thank you!


part-time nanny ~ PORTLAND, OREGON, USA

POSTED ON AUGUST 26, 2015

We have a 2 1/2 year old daughter that we are looking for someone to watch mondays, tuesdays, and thursdays for approximately 8 hrs each day. We also have a 7 year old daughter. There may be an occasion where she doesn't have school and would be home also. 

I am a long time primary assistant and we try to bring Montessori practices into our home. We are looking for someone that can be respectful, loving, and firm with our daughters. We do not have a lot of screen time in our home, so creativity and love of the outdoors are definitely pluses. Our girls love books, arts and crafts, and just exploring the world around them. 

We are trying to fill this position quickly.

Thanks,
Emilie Machon
emachon@sunstonemontessori.org


Math Tutor for Upper El student ~ PORTLAND, OREGON, USA

POSTED ON AUGUST 24, 2015

We are looking for a private math tutor to assist our bright and personable ten year old son in upper elementary. He has dyslexia and dyscalcula and the additional time with one on one is really helpful for him. He has become a great reader and we are looking to now close the gap with math. We are looking for 1-2 hours per week outside of school hours. Candidate must have great communication and math skills. Montessori training and knowledge of dyslexia is a plus. We are looking for someone with whom he can share what is difficult for him and who will have the patience to help explain it in a manner he can understand. We would also like the tutor to help create a self-study plan for the following week and give us feedback to how he is doing. He has been working on Kahn Academy on-line on his own this summer, which has been very helpful. We could meet at his school (Childpeace Montessori NW Portland) or at our home in Mt Tabor neighborhood. Please contact Jenny at: jtufenkian@yahoo.com. Thank-you.


Elementary Early Morning Guide ~ portland, Oregon, USA

POSTED ON AUGUST 24, 2015

 Childpeace Montessori School (www.childpeace.org) seeks an Early Morning Care Teacher to to begin August 31, 2015 or as soon after that date as possible. Applicants are invited to send a cover letter in email text with resume attached: tohumanresources@childpeace.org. Please state in the email subject line the position for which you are applying. No phone calls please.

— Elementary Early Morning Guide: 10 hours/week
The EMC Teacher works from 7:15-9:15 a.m. supporting students who arrive and need care before the school day begins. The EMC Teacher welcomes students, prepares a light breakfast, and offers an atmosphere of conversation and light activity to about 15 students in the morning. The EMC teacher supervises the student clean up of the space, clears breakfast supplies and releases children to their classroom at 8:25. The EMC teacher tidies the space after dismissal of the children so it is ready for use during the school day. Often, if desired, additional hours are available during the school day substituting throughout the school.

The ideal candidate has experience with Elementary age children, an interest in Montessori principles, and communication and collaboration skills. The wage range for this position begins at $13.50/hour and is dependent on experience and training.

This position requires a Criminal Background Registry, attendance at a Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse and Neglect (RRCAN) class, certification in CPR and First Aid, and listing in the Oregon Registry within 90 days of the date of hire. All positions include paid vacation, sick leave, and professional development support.

Childpeace is located in urban NW Portland and easily accessed by bike and public transportation. Childpeace supports our faculty and staff with a competitive salary structure, a program rooted in AMI standards, a commitment to professional development, beautiful and well equipped classroom environments, strong administrative support, and a rich, working community of Montessori professionals.

Childpeace does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, gender (sex), national origin, age, veteran status, employment status, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

www.childpeace.org


AMI Toddler Teacher ~ Chesterfield, Missouri, USA

POSTED ON AUGUST 24, 2015

Chesterfield Montessori School, serving students 16 months to 15 years of age and located in St. Louis County, Missouri, is seeking an AMI trained toddler directress. The position is full time and year round. Our well established school is recognized by the Association Montessori Internationale, and offers excellent salary, benefits, and opportunities for professional development.

www.chesterfieldmontessori.org


Lead Upper Elementary Guide ~ portland, oregon, usa

POSTED ON AUGUST 24, 2015

The Ivy School, a public Montessori Charter School with Spanish language study is currently seeking a full-time Upper Elementary Lead Teacher for the 2015-2016 school year. The Ivy School is an innovative public Montessori school, with a student population of 280 in grades 1-8.

Applicants for the teaching positions must:

  • Have either an AMS or AMI Montessori credential from a MACTE accredited program in addition to a valid Oregon State License, or the ability to obtain this credential or valid teaching license. 
  • Meet Highly Qualified state standards for the position
  • Have the ability to create a positive, nurturing environment for the students, and the ability to create and maintain a healthy, safe, and respectful environment within the classroom and the school
  • Be willing to work collaboratively as part of a team
  • Adhere to Ethical Educator & Professional Practices as set forth by Teacher Standards & Practices Commission (TSPC)
  • Have clear communication skills, both orally and in written form 

The ideal candidate has two or more years of Montessori Elementary experience. A competitive Montessori salary is offered, as well as a compensation package that includes professional development opportunities, medical and dental insurance, and enrollment in the excellent Oregon PERS retirement fund. 

If interested, please send a letter of interest and resume to hiring@theivyschool.com

www.theivyschool.org


Primary (3-6) Guide / Directress ~ Chiang Mai, Thailand

POSTED ON AUGUST 24, 2015

Hello dear Montessori passionistas! Who's ready for an adventure? Chiang Mai Montessori School is looking for 2 wonderful human beings to join our team here in beautiful, calm and peaceful Chiang Mai for up to 3 years. (Deadline: end of November, 2015).

Our school is an astoundingly beautiful place, with purpose-built Montessori classrooms set around a huge tropical garden beside the mountains. All the culture, history and bustling entertainment of Chiang Mai city is only 15 minutes away; 10 minutes from the airport and from there its a 2 hr hop to idyllic islands and white sandy beaches. 

We've been open since 2010 and have a healthy and active parent community. We've got a nice friendly pro-active team who very much remain focused on the children, and pursuing Montessori excellence. Montessori schools are not yet able to be AMI-accredited in Thailand but we are affiliated with Montessori Australia, and through them we get access to support, resources, training and guidance. AMI do have a training centre in Thailand and we can access training through them too. 

Teachers have around 8 weeks of holiday per year, and you'll get a visa, work permit, health insurance, a competitive salary which will allow you to save up a little nest-egg to take back home with you, and more. We also offer a long, no strings, probationary period specially designed to give you plenty of time to settle in and get used to life in a new place. :) Wow, how about that! 

Great Montessori experience in a beautiful school, the sweetest children in the universe(!) and friendly and appreciative parents. What more could you want?!We'll even put you in touch with past and present teachers so you can get the low-down on what its really like working at CMMS :)

Contact either school director, Aer, aer@chiangmaimontessori.org, or me, Dan, co-Director dan@chiangmaimontessori.org.

www.chiangmaimontessori.org


primary lead teacher ~ ferndale, washington, USA

POSTED ON AUGUST 19, 2015

Pioneer Meadows Montessori School, located in the Pacific Northwest—Bellingham area, is seeking a Primary (3-6 years old) Lead Teacher to join our community, starting this 2015-2016 school year. The candidate must be loving and caring towards children, responsible, motivated, flexible and able to work well with a team. Qualifications include a Bachelor’s Degree and an AMI Montessori diploma at the 3-6 level.

We offer competitive salaries, tuition discount, beautiful facilities, staff development and a supportive environment. Pioneer Meadows is located on 5 acres in Ferndale, WA and serves children 3-12 years. Please see our webpage at www.PMMontessori.org for more information about our school. Please send a cover letter, current resume and contact information for at least two references to emlebitz@openaccess.org or kim@pioneermeadowsschool.com

www.PMMontessori.org


Toddler Aftercare Assistant, 3:00 - 6:00 p.m. ~ PORTLAND, OREGON, USA

POSTED ON AUGUST 17, 2015

Childpeace Montessori School (www.childpeace.org) seeks candidates to work with toddlers, to begin August 31, 2015. This 15 hour/week position would be great for students who want a little time with children each day. It also could be great for grads who could get some additional hours as a substitute. Applicants are invited to send a cover letter in email text with resume attached to humanresources@childpeace.org. Please state in the email subject line the position for which you are applying. No phone calls please.

Childpeace is located in urban NW Portland and easily accessed by bike and public transportation. Childpeace supports our faculty and staff with a competitive salary structure, a program rooted in AMI standards, a commitment to professional development, beautiful and well equipped classroom environments, strong administrative support, and a rich, working community of Montessori professionals.

The Toddler Aftercare Assistant works with a Montessori head teacher to care for and engage children in the afternoon program from 3 to 6 p.m. The Aftercare Assistant also helps maintain the aftercare environment. Our ideal candidate has a background working with toddlers, ability and interest in supporting a range of engaging afternoon activities, an eye for detail, and a positive team spirit.The wage range for this position begins at $13.50/hour and is dependent on experience and training.

All positions require a Criminal Background Registry, attendance at a Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse and Neglect (RRCAN) class, certification in CPR and First Aid, and listing in the Oregon Registry within 90 days of the date of hire. This position includes paid vacation, sick leave, and professional development support.

Childpeace does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, gender (sex), national origin, age, veteran status, employment status, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

www.childpeace.org


On-Call Substitute Assistants ~ portland, oregon, USA

POSTED ON AUGUST 11, 2015

Montessori School of Beaverton is seeking on-call substitute assistants for 3-6, 6-9 and 9-12 classrooms. Located on a beautiful six-acre campus in Northwest Portland with gardens and wooded trails, MSB was designed specifically to provide Montessori education for children 3-12 years old. Please visit our website at www.msb.org for more information about us.

All classroom assistants are expected to model respectful and positive behavior, ensure safety, oversee the activities of the children according to the specifications of the teacher, conscientiously supervise children during arrival/dismissal times and recess, and maintain an orderly and clean classroom. 

Experience or training in Montessori is a bonus. The successful candidate is someone who feels joy in working with children, has a positive attitude, is patient, flexible, responsible, a good observer and who enjoys work.

Interested candidates should email cover letter, resume, and three references to: info@msb.org

www.msb.org


Assistant/Support Staff ~ Burien, washington, USA

POSTED ON AUGUST 10, 2015

Three Tree Montessori School, a non-profit Montessori school serving over 180 children ages 1 through 12, is seeking an Assistant / Support Staff. Typical duties include assisting the classroom teacher and children through preparing the indoor & outdoor environments, cleaning, observing and supervising children during class time, nap time, and outdoor time. Physical requirements include bending/squatting, gardening with the children, and lifting up to 25 lbs. Applicants bilingual in English and Spanish preferred.

While prior experience working with children in a Montessori program is a plus, the school provides ongoing training and staff development opportunities while on the job. New hires will be required to complete a background check and provide a negative tuberculosis test before starting work with children.

Part-time positions are available. The ideal candidate will enjoy working with children, be flexible, have a great attitude, and be open to new ideas. Three Tree Montessori School offers competitive benefits for staff including paid holidays, medical/dental, and 403(b) retirement plan. Interested candidates, please send resumes to Thomas Rzegocki, Executive Director at employment@threetree.org.

Salary: $9.50+ / hour, DOE

www.threetree.org


Primary Guide ~ Aloha, OREGON, USA

POSTED ON AUGUST 10, 2015

Mayflower Montessori school in Aloha, Oregon is looking for a qualified candidate for a Primary Guide position. We have been in operation since 1999, with two primary classrooms.

 www.mayflower-montessori.com


afterschool nanny ~ PORTLAND, OREGON, USA

POSTED ON AUGUST 7, 2015

We are looking for an after school nanny for our 4 year old son and 1 year old daughter. Our son attends The Montessori Children's House in the SW Waterfront and our daughter will be nearby at CCLC near the OHSU tram. She will attend the same school later this fall. We live close by in John's Landing. We'd like to find someone to help out with the following:

  • Picking up the children from school around 3 pm. 
  • Transporting the children back to our home and providing child care. 
  • Hours: 3 pm - 6 or 6:30 pm, 4 or 5 days a week.
  • Reliable transportation required. (Open to cargo bike if you go by bike.)
  • Pay: $16/hr. 

Additional hours may be available on scheduled days off for the school, breaks, etc. 

If this sounds like something you would be interested in, please contact Mark via email mark.g.hansen@gmail.com or phone 503-753-9125. 


upper elementary classroom ASSISTANT ~ PORTLAND, OREGON, USA

POSTED ON AUGUST 7, 2015

Sunstone Montessori School has an opening for an Upper Elementary (4th-6th grade) Classroom Assistant. The Assistant works 8:00am to 4:00pm school days, supporting the work of the classroom teachers and supporting children’s independence in and out of the classroom. 

Qualifications:

  • love of elementary-age children
  • open-mindedness and flexibility
  • ability to work in a team
  • reliable vehicle and good driving record
  • fluency in Spanish is a plus

Contact David Ayer at dayer@sunstonemontessori.org to submit a resume.

www.sunstonemontessori.org


Full-TIME ProGRAM ASSISTANT ~ PORTLAND, OREGON, USA

POSTED ON AUGUST 7, 2015

The Portland Montessori School is seeking a Full-Time Program Assistant. Desired profile for this position is someone with experience in a Primary (2.5 – 6 y.o.) and Elementary (1st – 6th grade) Montessori classroom. Calm and peaceful personality with ability to guide children through action and affirmative words is highly desired. Typical duties of this position involve supporting classrooms, recess with Elementary Enrichment Lead responsibilities. Understanding of Montessori principles, college coursework in ECE, an open-mind and sense of humor and experience working with children required. Must have an AA Degree. To begin immediately.

Please email your resume and cover letter to employment@portlandmontessori.org and include the position which you are applying for in the subject line.

www.portlandmontessori.org


part-time Program Assistant ~ portland, oregon, usa

POSTED ON AUGUST 7, 2015

The Portland Montessori School is seeking a Part-Time Program Assistant. Desired profile for this position is someone with experience in a Primary (2.5 – 6 y.o.) Montessori classroom. Calm and peaceful personality with ability to guide children through action and affirmative words is highly desired. Typical duties of this position involve supporting classrooms and recess. Understanding of Montessori principles, college coursework in ECE, an open-mind and sense of humor and experience working with children required. Must have an AA Degree. To begin immediately.

Please email your resume and cover letter to employment@portlandmontessori.org and include the position which you are applying for in the subject line.

www.portlandmontessori.org


ELEMENTARY AMI HEAD TEACHER ~ valencia, spain

POSTED ON AUGUST 5, 2015

Valencia Montessori School is seeking to hire a qualified candidate holding an AMI diploma in Montessori Education with experience. The position is available for the 2015-2018 school year. We offer competitive salaries, generous vacation time and a supportive, harmonious work environment.  All Guides have a strong understanding and deep commitment to AMI principles. 

We are the first British Montessori green school in Valencia. We established 3 years ago and in 2015 we are starting the first Elementary AMI environment in the city with the children who will move from Children's House to Lower Elementary. Our school is steadily growing and we welcome applications from native English with knowledge of the Spanish language.  

Job start: September 2015
Salary: We offer competitive salaries, generous vacation time and a supportive, harmonious work environment. All Guides have a strong understanding and deep commitment to AMI principles.
Contract type: Full Time 

Qualifications: AMI Elementary diploma required- Minimum of three years of experience in a Montessori elementary classroom - 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 - Proficiency with Microsoft Office required

Valencia Montessori School is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, nationality or ethnic origin with regard to hiring, admission or in the administration of any of its programs.

Please send letter of interest and CV to: sonia@valenciamontessori.org

 www.valenciamontessori.org


Preschool Teacher - Montessori Specialization ~ Philiadelphia, pennsylvania, USA

POSTED ON AUGUST 5, 2015

Masjidullah Child Care Academy (MECCA) is seeking a Preschool Teacher.  This position is responsible for meeting the developmental needs of children three to five years of age in a group setting. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: planning and implementing developmentally appropriate Montessori lesson plans, providing a safe and secure environment, providing documentation of positive developmental outcomes for students, as well as maintaining positive relations and communications with families and program staff. 

Qualifications: AMS-affiliated (American Montessori Society), and is accredited by MACTE (Montessori Accreditation Council for Teacher Education). BA in Early Childhood Education. Minimum two years experience in a Montessori classroom. 

Physical Requirements: Frequent lifting of children up to 50 pounds. Frequent walking and standing with occasional bending, climbing, and crawling.

Responsibilities include:
Planning

  • Plan and implement developmentally appropriate Montessori lessons and activities.
  • Plan in advance and turn into your Teacher/Director weekly lesson plans and supply needs.
  • Post-current lesson plans in classroom at all times.
  • Develop a daily schedule that provides a balance of active and quiet activities, individual and group times.
  • Arrange the classroom to provide for learning centers and rotate materials routinely.
  • Monitor children’s developmental progress through observation records, checklists, and daily reports.

Parent Communication

  • Maintain positive, open relations with all families.
  • Address and greet parents by name upon arrival and departure.
  • Reinforce daily to parent and child the successes and positive behaviors exhibited.
  • Communicate all concerns and provide written documentation of all concerns to Teacher/Director.
  • Conduct parent teacher conferences three times a year as scheduled and more often as needed.
  • Complete written daily reports.
  • Facilitate all classroom activities, participate, model, and observe as necessary.

Classroom Organization

  • Manage all classroom supplies and equipment in a safe and organized manner.
  • Maintain the classroom environment to support smooth transitions and the independent learning of children.
  • Maintain neatly all storage areas.
  • Follow cleaning schedule, as posted and additional items deemed necessary.
  • Display all postings and children’s work in a neat and orderly manner.

Ethics

  • Support and demonstrate discipline practices in accordance with the MECCA policies and DPW regulations.
  • Maintain professionalism.
  • Attend all required staff meetings and trainings.
  • Follow program dress code.
  • Maintain appropriate attendance.
  • Maintain eye contact and smile at parents, children, and staff during all communications.
  • Maintain confidentiality on a strict need to know basis with parents, staff, outside agencies, and the general community.
  • Display and model at all times Honesty, Responsibility, Caring, and Respect.

Additional Requirements

  • Maintain current certification in Infant, Child and Adult CPR, First Aid, and Signs and Symptoms.
  • Plan and complete in-service hours as required by DPW/ Keystone STARS and as requested by Teacher/Director.
  • Meet and/or exceed all DPW/ Keystone STAR regulations and CACFP guidelines in relation to programming for children birth to six.
  • Maintain a safe, secure and clean environment.
  • Lift and carry children as need.
  • Follow all program guidelines in regard to food service, clean up and food storage.
  • Complete accident / incident reports in a timely manner, following the chain of command have the report signed and provide a copy to the parent on the day of the incident.

Interested candidates should contact Miss Sascha Smith at: SSmith@masjidullahchildcare.com

www.masjidullahchildcare.com


LEad Primary Guide ~ portland, OREGON, USA

POSTED ON AUGUST 5, 2015

Giving Tree Preschool seeks a Lead Teacher to start in September. Training begins in August. 30+ hours per week. Flexibility in schedule is important. Must be up to date on all state requirements and have 2 years experience leading a classroom of at least ten 2-5 year old children. Our maximum class size is 15. 

Our preschool is a small and close community in an in home setting with at least two teachers available at all times. The school's philosophy is Montessori influenced with strong emphasis' on art, music, and outdoor learning. Vegetarian snack and lunch preparation and cleaning are part of each teacher's day along with lesson preparation, art, and music. 

Send a cover letter and resume to givingtreepreschool@yahoo.com

givingtreeportland.com


PRIMARY LEAD TEACHER, Toddler Assistants & Aftercare teachers ~ WEST LINN, OREGON, USA

POSTED ON AUGUST 2, 2015

Cascade Summit Montessori school is expanding and looking to fill several position for our new classrooms. We are looking for a Primary Lead Teacher, Toddler Assistants (2 positions available), and aftercare teachers. Please contact: 7341@montessori.com to get more information about the positions. Thank you!

www.montessori.com/about-us/child-care-careers/


Lower Elementary Guide ~ CLEVELAND, OHIO, USA

POSTED ON AUGUST 2, 2015

Lower Elementary Guide is being sought for a start up classroom. Cleveland Montessori is in the process of renovation of a new building and will be moving mid-year. At that time, the current lower elementary classroom will be divided to create a start up class of 8-12 (1st & 2nd grade) students - growing to full three year age span the following year. While in our current space, the new guide would work side-by-side with the current teacher and share the lower elementary classroom and materials. Responsibility for the students who will be in the "new" class would be designated from the start of the year. This is an ideal position for a newly trained elementary guide. 

Cleveland Montessori is located in the heart of Little Italy, Cleveland, OH with access to the cultural hub of University Circle. Contact Tina Schneider at: 216-421-0700 or email to: tina@clevelandmontessori.org.

www.clevelandmontessori.org


Adolescent Support and Instructional Aide ~ Cleveland, ohio, USA

POSTED ON August 2, 2015

The Cleveland Montessori Adolescent Community seeks a full or part time support for the coordinator of the program. The ideal candidate will have advanced organizational skills and instructional experience. Responsibilities will include; assisting the coordinator, instruction and support in the areas of writing, reading and humanities, participation in service and outdoor science/environmental experiences. This experience would be ideal for someone just completing elementary training and interested in gaining experience with the adolescent level. 

Cleveland Montessori's Adolescent Community is small with a current enrollment of 10 students in 7th and 8th grade. They will share space at the Montessori High School at University Circle for the coming school year. Contact Tina Schneider at: 216-421-0700 or email to: tina@clevelandmontessori.org.

www.clevelandmontessori.org


afterschool nanny (part-time) ~ Portland, OREGON, USA

POSTED ON JULY 29, 2015

We are a blended family with 4 lovely boys and are looking for a part-time nanny to help with after school care for our two youngest children ages 3 and 7. Our 3 year old attends Harmony Montessori and our 7 year old is a prior Montessori student who now attends Sunnyside Environmental School. Our home is in the Sunnyside area in SE Portland.

  • Job duties: Picking up 3yo from school, transport to swim lessons or music lessons or home, childcare. We are hoping to find someone with a car. 
  • Hours: 3 or 3:30 - 6 or 6:30
  • Start date: Flexible, with goal of starting by September. 
  • Days: Open to discussing what days work best. Hoping for 2-4 weekday afternoons per week, such as Tues-Thurs. We are willing to make this work for the right person so that your needs and our needs are met.
  • Pay: $20.00 per hour. 

If you are interested or would like to learn more, please contact Katy by emailing katy.sinkford@gmail.com. I can also be reached at 971-266-1561, but email is preferred. Thank you!


part-time Assistant (18hrs/week) ~ HAppy valley, oregon, USA

POSTED ON JULY 29, 2015

Happy Valley Montessori School is seeking a part-time Primary Classroom Assistant in our small one-classroom school located in Happy Valley, Oregon.

  • Hours are Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 10am-4:30pm
  • Position would include observation, classroom preparation, snack preparation, basic cleaning duties, 
  • and some aftercare duties
  • Montessori experience is preferred
  • Ideal candidate will be able to take direction and also be flexible in regard to daily duties. 
  • Possible hours available as substitute for other staff members.
  • Dependability is essential as well as prior classroom experience. 

Interested candidate may send their resume and cover letter to: happyvalleymontessorischool@gmail.com

happyvalleymontessori.com


A to I Positions ~ San Mateo, California, USA

POSTED ON JULY 28, 2015

Pacific Rim International School (PRINTS) is seeking A to I AMI-trained guides to work with 0-3 group of children. The guides should be native speakers of either Mandarin, Japanese or English.

PRINTS is a unique, AMI-recognized, dual immersion Montessori school that offers two exciting and innovative tracks from the Nido to the Erdkinder: a Chinese-English program and a Japanese-English program. Each environment has trained adults working together, each speaking and teaching in his/her mother tongue. At the heart of our programs is a shared passion for culture in all its variegated aspects and a commitment to meaningful education.

Our two campuses are located on both sides of the bustling San Francisco Bay: in the vibrant community of Emeryville in the East Bay and sunny San Mateo, south of San Francisco. Our emphasis on multiculturalism reflects the trademark cosmopolitan aspect of the larger San Francisco community.

If you share an enthusiasm for Montessori and cultural exchange, please tell us about yourself and send your resume to:

Pacific Rim International School
454 Peninsula Ave.
San Mateo, CA 94401
USA
Tel. (650) 685-1881
Fax: (650) 685-1820
prints_sm@pacificriminternationalschool.org

www.pacificriminternationalschool.org


Preschool montessori TEACHER ~ Portland, oregon, USA

POSTED ON JULY 28, 2015

Little Stars Montessori is looking for an experienced Montessori teacher or teaching assistant who is AWESOME, creative, intelligent, and possesses top notch communication and customer service skills to join our family and help us maintain the most warm and stimulating environment possible. 

Daily Responsibilities include:

  • Able to keep weekly logs of children's activities and progress
  • Facilitate circle time and other activities
  • Creative weekly curriculum input
  • Lead fun and creative lessons to keep children interested
  • Ability to work as a team
  • Have regular conversations with parents

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 1 year prior experience working in a licensed childcare facility
  • Current enrollment in Oregon's Central Background Registry
  • Current Food Handler's Certification, or ability to obtain within the first 30 days
  • Current CPR/First Aid Certification, or ability to obtain within the first 30 days
  • Current Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse and Neglect Certification, or ability to obtain within the first 30 days
  • Ability to complete an additional 20 hours of training annually 
  • Ability to work seamlessly as part of a team/collaborative teaching environment
  • Excellent attendance record 
  • Excellent communication skills - written and verbal
  • Ability to stand, sit, kneel, bend, lay, or carry up to 50 pounds continuously
  • Have love and respect for all children
  • Ability to maintain positive attitude, even during stressful situations
  • Be willing to take direction and have excellent customer service skills

Qualified applicants please submit a resume to: info@littlestars-montessori.com.

www.littlestars-montessori.com


PRIMARY LEAD TEACHER ~ Fort Bragg, California, USA

POSTED ON JULY 27, 2015

Montessori del Mar, in Fort Bragg, California, is seeking lower and upper grade Elementary Guides to teach at our small, parent-run public charter program beginning August, 2015.

The ideal candidate will be committed to Montessori principles and practice. A certification through AMI, AMS, or Montessori World, to work with primary or upper grade aged children is recommended. A California multiple subjects teaching credential is required. This position provides a unique opportunity to work within a model of school reform. Our students are meeting and exceeding state standards and work at their own individual levels. Our guides enjoy a flexible method of teaching where they have the privilege to create a Montessori program, which meets the needs of a small group of dedicated families.

Montessori del Mar, located a foot-path's walk from the ocean, is an elementary learning center of the Mattole Valley Charter School that has been serving the Mendocino coast of California since 2007. Our program offers integrated music education, a vibrant parent group, and gives teachers funding and support to provide authentic Montessori education. Montessori del Mar currently serves 56 students. We receive state funding for salary and benefits for teachers, site supervisors and classroom assistants.

Our parent non-profit corporation, Friends of Montessori del Mar funds the facility, materials and supplies, and other miscellaneous expenses. A private 2-5 primary program is in proximity to the learning center with children moving up to the kindergarten each fall. Our families are empowered to participate in the daily running of the learning center. Our non-profit fundraising group is run by a volunteer board of directors and works closely with the teachers to provide support of every kind. Our family environment meets the needs of each child academically, socially, emotionally and spiritually.

Teacher salary is competitive with a full benefit package including medical, dental and vision coverage as well as contribution toward the state teacher retirement fund. Please send your cover letter and resume to Lynda Speck, Personnel Coordinator at lspeck@mattolevalley.org.

montessoridelmar.org


Primary Lead TEACHER ~ Ferndale, washington

POSTED ON JULY 27, 2015

Pioneer Meadows Montessori School, located in the Pacific Northwest—Bellingham area, is seeking a Primary (3-6 years old) Lead Teacher to join our community, starting this 2015-2016 school year. The candidate must be loving and caring towards children, responsible, motivated, flexible and able to work well with a team. Qualifications include a Bachelor’s Degree and an AMI Montessori diploma at the 3-6 level.

We offer competitive salaries, tuition discount, beautiful facilities, staff development and a supportive environment. Pioneer Meadows is located on 5 acres in Ferndale, WA and serves children 3-12 years. Please see our webpage at www.PMMontessori.org for more information about our school. Please send a cover letter, current resume and contact information for at least two references to emlebitz@openaccess.org or kim@pioneermeadowsschool.com.

www.PMMontessori.org


lower Elementary TEACHER ~ istanbul, Turkey

POSTED ON JULY 27, 2015

Palet Montessori School, located in İstanbul-Turkey (Ümraniye county-Asian side of İstanbul), is looking for unique individuals with true commitment to Montessori excellence and the following:

  • Relevant university degree
  • Accredited Montessori certificate for the elementary classrooms
  • Fluent in English (and/or Turkish)
  • Ten years elementary experience preferred

We offer competitive salary, big-class size, and world-class facilities with well-equipped classrooms/materials. Come and be a part of our team and experience the excitements of working in İstanbul.

Please kindly send your cv to palet@paletmontessori.com