Missoula Valley Montessori is seeking a teacher for a classroom of 24 students with two assistant teachers. Montessori certification required. We are looking for a candidate with proven experience guiding children ages 3-6 in a Montessori environment. The right candidate for us will be dedicated to the Montessori method, willing to work hard as a team member, be courteous and professional towards employers and colleagues, able to communicate well in both written and verbal formats, able to take feedback and direction, but arrive able to step into the lead teacher role with little guidance needed. Most importantly the right candidate will honor and respect the uniqueness of all children.
Parent/Teacher conferences are held twice a year. Familiarity with the record keeping program, Transparent Classroom is preferred, but not required.
Lead teachers are paid over all vacation days with nine paid personal days included in their contract.
We offer an optional Simple Employment Retirment Plan for all employees.
Our program runs for ten months, but we offer a nine week summer program and would prefer that the candidate be willing to oversee the summer program.