The job involves guiding 12 students (ages 9-12 years) through the Montessori 9-12 curriculum or a project based, individualized program that respects the whole child. Hours would be 8:00 and - 4:00 pm or the equivalent. Sick leave, professional leave and vacation time are provided for. Starting in August we will be having a Simple Plan for Retirement to which the school would contribute.
Ideal candidate must have a Bachelor's degree or higher in Education or a related field and Montessori training from an accredited Teacher Education Center.
Montessori teaching at any level will be considered, if the candidate is open to getting advanced training.
Any experience teaching Upper elementary aged children will be considered a plus.
-Guiding students during the school day
-Providing an authentic Montessori or project-based curriculum
-Guiding students toward independence, good citizenship at school and in the world, and accepting responsibility for their actions.
-Keeping classroom clean and organized
-Being a responsible, dependable and willing team member
dealing with the unexpected
finding joy in teaching
sharing information and supporting co-workers whenever possible