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************ INFANT AND TODDLER JOBS************

Little Lyceum Montessori seeking Infant and Toddler Assistant Posted 09/26/16
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Contact Information
800 S. Sheridan Blvd.
Denver, CO 80226
303-568-9325
Respond to: Gordon Kearns or Shane Kearns: littlelyceum@gmail.com,

Description of Position
Little Lyceum Montessori is currently seeking a full-time Montessori trained Toddler Assistant Teacher for our growing program. The correct candidate will have a passion for the Montessori educational philosophy and a strong understanding of the value of observation and discipline through freedom in the classroom. This is a full day, year-round, Montessori Preschool, where we provide access to individual Montessori lessons throughout the day as the child’s interest and focus levels allow. We encourage self directed learning and freedom to choose lessons in a carefully prepared Montessori environment and offer a handcrafted natural outdoor learning environment.

Qualifications (Minimum and Preferred)
Montessori Certification
group leader qualifications
CPR/First Aid

Description of Community
Little Lyceum Montessori made its debut in 2010 as a small six child Montessori school. In October 2014, Little Lyceum moved to our current location and has expanded significantly. Our community is comprised of a wonderful group of families from all over the Denver area from as far north as Thornton, to as far south as Littleton. Little Lyceum is a full day, year round Montessori Preschool; our students are between the ages of 8 weeks and 6 years of age.

Start Date
10/03/2016

Schroder Family seeking Infant and Toddler Nanny Posted 09/23/16
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Contact Information
1532 Meade Street
Denver, Colorado 80204
720-352-3961
Respond to: Elexis Schroder, Mom: elexis@schroderhaus.com,

Description of Position
Hi! We’re the Schroder Family and we’re excited to find an awesome nanny for our 3-month-old little dude, Wolfgang. Wolfgang has a Montessori environment at home , so we are hoping to find a nanny that has Montessori experience so he can have consistency in his development. We are looking for a full-time nanny for 3-6 months as we wait for Wolfie to get a spot in a local Montessori Nido community.

We are also looking for someone who is nurturing, patient, has a good sense of humor, and who has experience with infants. Our family loves the outdoors so we’d be looking for a nanny that is excited to take Wolfgang outside to play. We’re looking for a nanny who has a car and will be able to take Wolfgang to experience new things around town, e.g. art museum or other city parks.

We are in the Sloan’s Lake area of Denver.

Qualifications (Minimum and Preferred)
We would like a nanny who has Montessori training for a Nico environment and who also has a CPR certification, first aid training and potential other certificates of training.

We prefer a non-smoker, too.

Description of Community
Wolfgang has a full Montessori nursery at home, complete with floor bed, toy shelf, reading nook and more. He has been using the mobiles and loves his Montessori rattles. He’s now excitedly grabbing things and will spend a good amount of time watching his mobiles. He’s a lovable, silly and good tempered baby and loves to go on outdoor adventures. He can’t wait to find a nanny who will continue to help support his development.

Start Date
10/03/2016

First Steps at Monarch Montessori seeking Infant and Toddler Lead Posted 09/02/16
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Contact Information
4895 Peoria St
Denver, Colorado 80239
3037122001
www.MonarchM.com
Respond to: Tammi Mobley, Director: tmobley@monarchm.com,

Description of Position
The Infant/Toddler Lead Guide is responsible for teaching young children in a Montessori environment, preparing and maintaining the environment, observing and recording milestones for each child using various tracking tools, keeping daily records and writing a short weekly newsletter, child and parent orientations and meetings and implementing Montessori philosophy.
This position is full-time, five days per week with occasional staff meetings and school events after hours.
Monarch Montessori offers a benefit package that includes health and dental insurance, paid time off in addition to 15 paid holidays per year, and a discount on staff child enrollment.
Each teacher receives a monthly classroom budget for purchasing materials.
Salary is competitive and reflective of education and experience.

Qualifications (Minimum and Preferred)
Early Childhood Teacher Certified
Up to date on CPR, FA and Universal Precautions or willing to take them
Love working with children and have a passion for Montessori
Flexible and have a positive outlook
Have had at least 1 year of experience in a Montessori Environment
Have strong communication skills and desire to work on a team

Description of Community
Preparing all children for education and for life is what we, at Monarch Montessori are all about. If you are passionate about assisting children to have a successful life, we have a home for you at our school. We are a seeking a Early Childhood Teacher Assistant to join our team of supportive teachers and grow with our school for years to come. Monarch Montessori is an infant through fifth grade campus, focused on holistic teaching and celebrating diversity.

Start Date
10/01/2016

First Steps at Monarch Montessori seeking Infant and Toddler and Early Childhood Assistant Posted 09/02/16
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Contact Information
4895 Peoria St
Denver, Colorado 80239
3037122001
www.MonarchM.com
Respond to: Tammi Mobley, Director: tmobley@monarchm.com,

Description of Position
The Assistant Teacher is responsible for working with Infant/toddler and Primary children in a Montessori environment, preparing and maintaining an orderly classroom environment, guiding children through the work time, helping to meet the social and emotional needs child and creating parent relationships.

Qualifications (Minimum and Preferred)
Enrollment in college courses (no minimum for credit completion).
Certification in CPR, First Aide and Universal Precautions (or willingness to get certified).
Previous experience with children.
If working afternoon shift, must be able to work until 6PM.

Description of Community
Preparing all children for education and for life is what we, at Monarch Montessori are all about. If you are passionate about assisting children to have a successful life, we have a home for you at our school. We are a seeking a Early Childhood Teacher Assistant to join our team of supportive teachers and grow with our school for years to come. Monarch Montessori is an infant through fifth grade campus, focused on holistic teaching and celebrating diversity.

Start Date
09/15/2016

Treehouse Montessori seeking Infant and Toddler Lead Posted 08/31/16
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Contact Information
2013 Valley Forge Ave.
Fort Collins, Colorado 80526
970.581.1355
www.treehousemontessori.com
Respond to: Crystal Koons, Head of School/Owner: crystal.treehousemontessori@gmail.com,

Description of Position
Treehouse Montessori is seeking a dynamic and experienced Lead Toddler Guide for our Toddler classroom. Applicants need to be Montessori trained and certified, preferably in the AMS tradition, and have a minimum of 3 years lead teaching experience. Please see our job description below. Provide a cover letter and recent resume. The academic school year begins 8/22/2016, though this position will open at a later date. Finalists will be required to do a demonstration of teaching and final interview, as well as several classroom observations.

Qualifications (Minimum and Preferred)
AMS or AMI certification
3-5 years of teaching experience preferred
Must be ECT qualified
Compensation and Benefits commensurate to Education/Experience
We are looking for someone who holds their ECT and Montessori certified (AMS or AMI) infant/toddler. The ideal candidate is someone who is enthusiastic, motivated, dedicated, nurturing, passionate about Montessori, patient, enjoys working with children and who works well with other teachers. Please email your resume.

Description of Community
Treehouse Montessori embodies purpose, the quest for order, concentration, coordination, and independence. We protect the child’s right to learn by maintaining a supreme prepared environment and accommodating the needs of all children, while modeling exemplary behaviors for children and community. It is a world within a world, one that seeks peace, harmony, and respect; we are stewards of the classroom, and take it on lovingly.

Start Date
09/06/2016

Mountain Shadows Montessori School seeking Infant and Toddler Assistant Posted 08/15/16
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Contact Information
4154 63rd Street
Boulder, CO 80301
303-530-5353
www.mountainshadows.org/about/employment-2/
Respond to: Terri Allen, Head of School: employment@mountainshadows.org,

Description of Position
The essential duties and responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, the following:
• Classroom assistants are responsible for the well being of the children in the classroom as well as supporting the teacher with a variety of tasks that include, but are not limited to: classroom organization, cleaning, playground supervision, and Montessori material making.
• The assistant is principally supporting the lead teacher rather than directly teaching children.

Qualifications (Minimum and Preferred)
• Applicants Do Not Need To Be Montessori Trained
• Applicants MUST hold a Colorado Early Childhood Teacher certificate.
• This role requires someone who is responsible, detail oriented, and skilled with children in the classroom.
• Ability to work collaboratively.
• Have a positive attitude and excellent work ethic.
• Communicate effectively with all school constituencies.
• Collaborate and work positively as a member of a team.
• Demonstrate initiative

Description of Community
Early childhood education experts guide children to reach their full potential through the development of independence, academic excellence, respect for the environment, self, and others, and moral responsibility to society. Our program supports children using the internationally accredited Montessori model distinct for its hands-on academic materials, individual and small group lessons, and emphasis on supporting the development of the whole child –academically, socially, and emotionally.
Start Date
12/26/2016

Centennial Montessori seeking Infant and Toddler Assistant Posted 08/15/16
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Contact Information
6960 S. Holly Circle
Centennial, Colorado 80112
720-346-0801
www.thecentennialmontessori.com
Respond to: Holli Martin, Owner: holli@thecentennialmontessori.com,

Description of Position
Montessori School Wide Floater $500 hiring bonus (DTC)

compensation: based on education and experience $13-$15 an hour
employment type: full-time

A growing Montessori a few minutes west of the Denver Tech Center is looking for a school wide floater to support our amazing teaching team.

Applicants must meet ECT qualifications put forth by the CDHS. Experience working with children birth through the age of 6 as well as Montessori experience is preferred.

The position is 830am-530pm, Monday through Friday with an hour lunch each day. We offer paid time off and health insurance after 60 days.

Please respond with your resume and best time to interview.

Hiring bonus is paid out in two parts: 250 after 90 days and the other 250 at your six month anniversary.

Qualifications (Minimum and Preferred)
ECT and Montessori experience

Description of Community
We are a large Montessori tucked away in a cul de sac in South Denver. We offer an authentic Montessori experience for Children in our Nido through Primary classrooms. We have beautiful outdoor spaces for all age groups, provide organic meals and offer music, sports, yoga, cooking and art during enrichment hours, after the work cycle.

Start Date
08/23/2016

Fruita Montessori/Monument View Montessori seeking Infant and Toddler Lead Posted 08/03/16
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Contact Information
2025 L. Road
Fruita, CO 81521
670-462-6097
www.fruitamontessori.com/www.monumentviewmontessori.org
Respond to: Melanie Harmon/Director/Owner: melanieharmon@fruitamontessori.com,

Description of Position
Your job for his year would be the teacher for a small toddler classroom of 4 – 5 children. When the charter school opens next year, we may increase the number of children to 10, with an assistant.

Qualifications (Minimum and Preferred)
Montessori Trained

Description of Community
Fruita is a rural community, 9 miles from Grand Junction. We are located on 12 acres of farm land. The farm is part of our outdoor environment. We are a growing community and school.

Start Date
08/10/2016

Alcuin Montessori School seeking Infant and Toddler Lead Posted 08/03/16
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Contact Information
324 North Oak Park Avenue
Oak Park, Illinois 60302
http://www.alcuin.org/
Respond to: Gina Gleason (Executive Director): ggleason@alcuin.org,

Description of Position
Seeking Certified Lead Montessori Toddler Teacher. We are looking for bright, motivated and innovative individuals to become a part of our family. Our staff is committed to providing the highest level of educational excellence while partnering with parents to establish a long and lasting relationship that focuses on the needs of the child. Alcuin serves approximately 160 students ranging in age from birth to 14 years.

Qualifications (Minimum and Preferred)
Our teachers are both AMS and/or AMI certified, and are supported by a strong administration and a partnership with parents. Alcuin offers a competitive salary and benefits package, as well as a myriad of opportunities for professional development.

Description of Community
Established in 1961, Alcuin Montessori is located in Oak Park, Illinois and is among the oldest Montessori schools in the United States. Alcuin Montessori’s mission is to inspire a lifelong commitment to intellectual exploration and personal excellence by providing an outstanding educational community founded on rigorous academics, independent thought and individual development.

Start Date
08/15/2016

************ EARLY CHILDHOOD JOBS************

Compass Montessori School seeking Early Childhood Assistant Posted 09/26/16
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Contact Information
10399 w 44th ave
Wheat Ridge, COLORADO 80033
7208793326
Respond to: : cgehlen@compassk12.org,

Description of Position
Compass Wheat Ridge is looking for a 1/2 day PARA in one of our Children’s House environments.

Qualifications (Minimum and Preferred)
Desire to work with students with special needs
Team player
Understanding of Montessori

This job could serve as a great way to enter into the classroom without all of the responsibilities of a lead teacher and learn more about the Compass community and the Colorado Montessori network.

Description of Community
Amazing Montessori Shcool outside of Denver.

Start Date
09/29/2016

Foxglove Montessori seeking Early Childhood Lead Posted 09/19/16
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Contact Information
evelyngrundy.com
Kansas City, Missouri 64108
816-332-0944
www.foxglovemontessori.com
Respond to: Evelyn Grundy – Parent/board president/project lead: evelyngrundy@gmail.com,

Description of Position
Foxglove Montessori, a soon-to-be microschool welcomes applications and nominations for Head of School.

As the Head of School you will be in the classroom 3 days a week and will split the time with administrative duties and parent training. You will be responsible for overseeing the operations of school programs, program staff, and parent volunteers. The Head of School will work closely with the board to direct the strategy of our school.

We believe successful candidates will be highly qualified Montessori experts with experience as classroom teachers, teacher educators, or Montessori administrators, with an interest in advancing current research in Montessori. Deep knowledge of Montessori early childhood theory and practice, a commitment to engaging parents and families and a willingness to question pedagogical presumptions are essential. Our small school with a community focus empowers teachers to lead and grow.

Qualifications (Minimum and Preferred)
Certification in the 3-6 year Montessori classroom (required); 18-36 months (desired)
Several years of experience working with toddlers, preschoolers, and their parents and a passion for sharing the method with parents and other adults.
One year of administrative experience (desired)
Ability to work closely with colleagues, children, and parents to design and implement thoughtful and effective curriculum
Experience working with socioeconomically diverse populations

Description of Community
We are a group of families working to become a non-profit community school in Kansas City, MO that will offer programs to support the needs of a variety of families. We plan to grow into a (2.5-6) Children’s House with 13-15 children, so we’re interested in primary certified teachers comfortable with a small class. Our small school with a community focus empowers teachers to lead and grow, so those who are interested in developing curriculum and making an impact in the community are welcome.

Start Date
01/04/2017

Centennial Montessori seeking Early Childhood Assistant Posted 09/14/16
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Contact Information
6960 S. Holly Circle
Centennial, Colorado 80112
7202009220
Respond to:  Andrea@thecentennialmontessori.com,

Description of Position
Looking for an assistant to join a team within a Primary community in our school. We are looking for a team player who is motivated to gain or increase their knowledge about Montessori.

Qualifications (Minimum and Preferred)
The candidate should have CPR/First Aid and SP certification. Must be willing to complete updated training courses put out by licencing. Be able to work in a group as well as independently. The ability to collaborate with peers and problem solve.

Description of Community
We are a smaller school with three primary communities, two toddler communities and a Nido room. We operate year round and have there are benefits that are offered after 90 days of employment.

Start Date
09/19/2016

First Steps at Monarch Montessori seeking Infant and Toddler and Early Childhood Assistant Posted 09/02/16
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Contact Information
4895 Peoria St
Denver, Colorado 80239
3037122001
www.MonarchM.com
Respond to: Tammi Mobley, Director: tmobley@monarchm.com,

Description of Position
The Assistant Teacher is responsible for working with Infant/toddler and Primary children in a Montessori environment, preparing and maintaining an orderly classroom environment, guiding children through the work time, helping to meet the social and emotional needs child and creating parent relationships.

Qualifications (Minimum and Preferred)
Enrollment in college courses (no minimum for credit completion).
Certification in CPR, First Aide and Universal Precautions (or willingness to get certified).
Previous experience with children.
If working afternoon shift, must be able to work until 6PM.

Description of Community
Preparing all children for education and for life is what we, at Monarch Montessori are all about. If you are passionate about assisting children to have a successful life, we have a home for you at our school. We are a seeking a Early Childhood Teacher Assistant to join our team of supportive teachers and grow with our school for years to come. Monarch Montessori is an infant through fifth grade campus, focused on holistic teaching and celebrating diversity.

Start Date
09/15/2016

Treehouse Montessori seeking Early Childhood Lead Posted 08/26/16
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Contact Information
2013 Valley Forge Ave.
Fort Collins, Colorado 80526
970.581.1355
www.treehousemontessori.com
Respond to: Sarah Scholz: sarah.treehousemontessori@gmail.com,

Description of Position
Treehouse Montessori is seeking a dynamic and experienced substitute lead teacher for our primary classroom to cover our current lead’s maternity leave. Applicants need to Montessori trained and certified, preferably in the AMS tradition, and have a minimum of 3 years lead teaching experience. Please see our job description below. Provide a cover letter and recent resume. The academic school year begins 8/22/2016, though this position will open at a later date. Finalists will be required to do a demonstration of teaching and final interview, as well as several classroom observations to ensure a seamless transition.

Qualifications (Minimum and Preferred)
AMS or AMI certification
3-5 years of teaching experience preferred
Must be ECT qualified
Compensation and Benefits commensurate to Education / Experience

Description of Community
Treehouse Montessori embodies purpose, the quest for order, concentration, coordination, and independence. We protect the child’s right to learn by maintaining a supreme prepared environment and accommodating the needs of all children, while modeling exemplary behaviors for children and community. It is a world within a world, one that seeks peace, harmony, and respect; we are stewards of the classroom.

Start Date
01/09/2017

Garfield Montessori seeking Early Childhood Assistant Posted 08/26/16
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Contact Information
3617 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Denver, CO 80220
303 388-8828
www.garfieldmontessori.org
Respond to: Terry Brandl, Executive director: garfieldmontessori@yahoo.com,

Description of Position
Garfield Montessori is looking to hire an experienced Montessori assistant to encourage our children’s independence and foster their love of learning. This is a full time, Monday – Friday 8:00 to 3:30 position. Interns welcome.

Qualifications (Minimum and Preferred)
Must be ECT qualified
Bachelor’s degree preferred
Experience working with children (preferably Montessori experience)
Team player

Description of Community
Garfield Montessori was founded in 1983 with the goal of providing quality education at an affordable price. We are located on the historic Clayton Campus. We have two Primary classrooms and serve about 40 children.

Start Date
07/01/2016

Littleton Montessori seeking Early Childhood Lead Posted 08/24/16
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Contact Information
6653 West Chatfield ave
littleton, colorado 80128
303-972-8555
www.littletonmontessori.school
Respond to: Annaka, Owner: info@littletonmontessori.com,

Description of Position
Lead Teacher
We are a small Montessori school in the Denver metro area (Littleton). We are expanding our school and our new facility will house 90 children. We serve students between 2.5 and 6 years, and we pride ourselves in following a traditional Montessori model. Our new schools classrooms have all natural materials with a nature scape playground, outdoor nature based classrooms, a small farm area with animals and beautiful flower and vegetable gardens. We are looking for an experienced lead teacher to run our children’s house classroom.
The candidate for this position will have:
Montessori certification, Classroom experience, and a love of learning and working with children. This is a full time year round position
This is a full time (40 hour per week) position. The position is 12 months per year from 8:30 to 5:30, with some flexibility.
We offer two weeks paid vacation for winter break.
One week paid vacation for thanksgiving, and one week paid vacation for spring break.

Qualifications (Minimum and Preferred)
Montessori certification, Classroom experience, and a love of learning and working with children

Description of Community
Montessori Children’s house

Start Date
09/06/2016

Mountain Shadows Montessori School seeking Early Childhood Assistant Posted 08/15/16
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Contact Information
4154 63rd Street
Boulder, CO 80301
303-530-5353
www.mountainshadows.org/about/employment-2/
Respond to: Terri Allen, Head of School: employment@mountainshadows.org,

Description of Position
The essential duties and responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, the following:
• Classroom assistants are responsible for the well being of the children in the classroom as well as supporting the teacher with a variety of tasks that include, but are not limited to: classroom organization, cleaning, playground supervision, and Montessori material making.
• The assistant is principally supporting the lead teacher rather than directly teaching children.

Qualifications (Minimum and Preferred)
• Applicants Do Not Need To Be Montessori Trained
• Applicants MUST hold a Colorado Early Childhood Teacher certificate
• This role requires someone who is responsible, detail oriented, and skilled with children in the classroom
• Ability to work collaboratively
• Have a positive attitude and excellent work ethic
• Communicate effectively with all school constituencies
• Collaborate and work positively as a member of a team
• Applicants should embody MSMS Character of Professional Excellence

Description of Community
Early childhood education experts guide children to reach their full potential through the development of independence, academic excellence, respect for the environment, self, and others, and moral responsibility to society. Our program supports children using the internationally accredited Montessori model distinct for its hands-on academic materials, individual and small group lessons, and emphasis on supporting the development of the whole child –academically, socially, and emotionally.

Start Date
08/15/2016

Golden Mountain Montessori School seeking Early Childhood Lead Posted 08/15/16
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Contact Information
306 West Brookside St.
Colorado Springs, Colorado 80906
719 632 0875
Goldenmtmontessori.com
Respond to: Rae Christiansen/ Director: raegm@comcast.net,

Description of Position
Position for a Co-Lead teacher who will share responsibilities for curriculum development, programming and presentation of group and individual lessons with children, and communication with parents. Golden Mountain is a small boutique Montessori School located in the foothills at the base of Cheyenne Mountain. It is about a ten minute drive from a beautiful mountainside park and waterfall. The school can accommodate 30 children ages 3 – 6 in one classroom. It has a full set of Montessori materials and a large playground and offers the opportunity to work with a very experienced and open minded teacher.

Qualifications (Minimum and Preferred)
Requirements
* Mature individual who is able to care for all children equally.
* Montessori teaching certification for 2 and 1/2 – 6 year olds from a MACTE certified program.
* Dedication to the Montessori practice and philosophy

Preferred:
* Experience in a Montessori classroom
* Meets Colorado Director qualifications for a large day care
* Delights in expressions of human culture:e.g. music, drama, literature, visual arts, and and makes an attempt to convey her delight to the children

Description of Community
Golden Mountain is located in a well established old neighborhood near a library, post office, an outdoor market, banks, and restaurants. We have a population that comes from many areas of Colorado Springs and also Manitou Spgs. and the towns above Manitou in Ute Pass.
Almost a third of our families have a parent in the Air Force or the Army. We have a high percentage of students who return for a second or third year and we usually have several kindergarteners.

Start Date
08/29/2016

Fruita Montessori/Monument View Montessori seeking Early Childhood Lead Posted 08/03/16
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Contact Information
2025 L. Road
Fruita, CO 81521
670-462-6097
www.fruitamontessori.com/www.monumentviewmontessori.org
Respond to: Melanie Harmon/Director/Owner: melanieharmon@fruitamontessori.com,

Description of Position
You would be the lead teacher for a primary class consisting of 18 – 20 children.

Qualifications (Minimum and Preferred)
Montessori Trained/experience
If trained but no experience then we would hire as an assistant for the first year.

Description of Community
Fruita is a rural community, 9 miles from Grand Junction. We are located on 12 acres of farm land. The farm is part of our outdoor environment. We are a growing community and school.

Start Date
08/10/2016

Montessori School of Iowa City seeking Early Childhood Lead Posted 08/03/16
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Contact Information
374 Holiday Rd
Coralville, Iowa 52241-1114
319-338-9650
Respond to: Cindy Kuehl/Head of School: headofschool@iowacity-montessori.org,

Description of Position
We are looking for a creative, innovative Montessori Early Childhood Lead Teacher who is able to progress children academically while embracing their unique learning style and personalities. This position reports to the Head of School.
Program Responsibilities and Oversight
► Creates and/or maintains a safe, growth-enhancing classroom environment according to Montessori standards
►Primary concern is meeting the needs of the children through on-going evaluation of children and classroom activities, provision of Montessori-based activities and direct supervision of assistant teachers and trainees
►Directs the class on a day-to-day basis including individual and group developmentally- sequenced lesson plans, observation of the progress of individual children, evaluations of activities. Records of lessons presented, assessments, and progress will be maintained regularly
►Directs the activities of the assistant teachers and trainees, including the appropriate use of materials, behavior

Qualifications (Minimum and Preferred)
►Montessori training is required, certification (AMS Affiliate, AMI or other) is desired; training should have included familiarity with Montessori philosophy, Cosmic Education, classroom management, and all curriculum areas
►One year experience as a lead teacher in an 3 to 6 year old classroom or two years of experience as an assistant teacher in a Montessori classroom or reasonable equivalent
►Must meet Department of Human Services requirements

Description of Community
The Montessori School of Iowa City is one of the oldest Montessori schools on the continent and is an Associate School Member of the American Montessori Society. The School serves students ages 3-12 in the Iowa City, Coralville and North Liberty community. Our school is a very cultural diverse community.

Start Date
08/17/2016

Stem Montessori Academy of Libertyville seeking Early Childhood Lead Posted 07/29/16
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Contact Information
287 Peterson Road
Libertyville, IL 60031
872-222-7836
Respond to: Monika Jain / Founder and Owner: contact@stemmontessori.com,

Description of Position
The directress leads the children’s activities academically, spiritually, as it relates to the child’s inner self, emotionally, and physically in a prepared Montessori environment. The directress challenges each child to meet his/her full potential in these developmental areas, in accordance with Montessori philosophy, principles and procedures.

Click the link below to know the details of Duties and responsibilities:
http://www.stemmontessori.com/job-opening

Qualifications (Minimum and Preferred)
Bachelor’s Degree
Montessori Teaching Certification (Early Childhood)

Description of Community
American Montessori Society affiliation

Start Date
08/22/2016

Jarrow Montessori School seeking Early Childhood Lunch/Recess Coverage Posted 07/22/16
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Contact Information
3900 Orange Ct
Boulder, Colorado 80304
303-443-0551
http://www.jarrow.org
Respond to: Courtney Laurell, Administrative Specialist: courtney.laurell@jarrow.org,

Description of Position
Position #1: This is a 1-2 hour position in one of our primary classrooms from 11:45am to 1pm. (Possibly one day ending at 1:30pm.) The job entails assisting with nap set-up, supporting the lead teacher with lunch, gathering children and escorting them to the playground, and providing recess supervision with 2 other Jarrow instructors. We are looking for Monday – Friday coverage, but may be flexible if the applicant has less availability.

Position #2: This is a 1.25 hour position in one of our primary classrooms from 11:45am to 1pm. The job entails assisting with lunch set-up, supporting the lead teacher with lunch, following proper rules and regulations to clean and disinfect lunch area, and some nap support.

Qualifications (Minimum and Preferred)
1-2 years early childhood education experience preferred. Montessori background a plus. Ability to follow directions from Lead and Assistant Teachers, and follow through quickly. Understanding of the importance of following rules and regulations associated with our accreditation and licencing. Good communication and classroom management skills.

Description of Community
Jarrow Montessori School nurtures the development of the whole child through quality Montessori education. Our community supports each child’s joyful discovery of self in the journey to becoming a confident lifelong learner and compassionate citizen. Jarrow has been affiliated with the American Montessori Association for over 40 years and received the distinction of being fully accredited in 2011. What this means for Jarrow is that we have achieved, and are held to, the highest standards.

Start Date
08/22/2016

Centennial Montessori seeking Early Childhood Assistant Posted 07/22/2016
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Contact Information
6069 S Holly Cir
Centennial, Colorado 80112
303 668 4031
Respond to: Jackie Claux jackieclaux@hotmail.com

Description of Position
We’re looking for a friendly, adaptable, caring Primary Assistant Teacher to join our school community. This position will support multiple mixed-age Montessori classrooms. This position is a full-time role 8:00am to 5:00pm (Monday though Friday)

We are located in Centennial (Arapahoe and Holly)

Qualifications (Minimum and Preferred)
Strong interpersonal skills

A benevolent approach toward parents and children

Experience working with young children ages 3-6

A willingness to grow and learn

Description of Community
The primary environment provides children two and a half to six years old a splendid opportunity for work and play independently as well as in group settings. This program is intended to be a three year cycle and is the child’s first introduction to an academic learning environment. While continuing to provide daily practical life skills we also enrich each child with math, language, science, geography, sensory/motor and cultural studies.

Start Date
08/01/2016

Cornerstone Montessori School seeking Early Childhood Lead Posted 07/15/16
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Contact Information
15970 W. 50th Ave
Golden, CO 80403
303-277-0245
cornerstonemontessori.net
Respond to: Amy, Director: cmsdirector@cornerstonemontessori.net,

Description of Position
We are looking for a qualified and experienced Montessori teacher who will be co-teaching with another Montessori teacher and two assistants in a classroom of about 28 children. The position will begin August 1, 2016 and is full-time. We will be considering candidates who hold Montessori Certification and who have had many years of experience working with preschoolers, ages 2 1/2 – 5 years.

Qualifications (Minimum and Preferred)
We are currently looking for an individual who loves working with children, is reliable, energetic, educated, has years of experience working in a Montessori classroom, embraces the Montessori philosophy of early childhood education, and holds a Montessori Certification in Early Childhood.

Description of Community
Cornerstone Montessori School was founded in 1983 and is located in a beautiful country setting near the foothills, northeast of Golden. We provide quality Montessori Early Childhood Education with a unique Spanish Language Program for children age 18 months through Kindergarten.

Start Date
08/01/2016

Montessori at Greenwood Plaza-Bright Horizons seeking Early Childhood Lead Posted 07/01/16
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Contact Information
5889 S Greenwood Plza Blvd, Ste 100
Englewood, CO 80111
3032421918
Respond to: Cara Tudor/Recruitment Coordinator: cara.tudor@brighthorizons.com,

Description of Position
Apply now to enjoy a highly-rewarding career as a Primary Montessori teacher at Montessori at Greenwood Plaza managed by Bright Horizons.

At Bright Horizons, you will create joy in a child’s life through an educational approach grounded in the belief that a child learns best within an environment that respects and nurtures his unique potential. Make a difference in the lives of children and families by teaching through play and hands-on activities while supporting parent’s work/life integration.

Teaching at a Bright Horizons Montessori program, you will:
-Enjoy collaborating with a talented team of Montessori professionals like yourself
-Develop emergent curriculum which reflects the Montessori approach
-Partner with parents to support, guide and share in their child’s growth and development
-Nurture your career aspirations and personal growth through unlimited opportunities
-Impact the lives of children and families each and every day

Qualifications (Minimum and Preferred)
At Bright Horizons Montessori, we support our employees in their lives both at work and at home ensuring a work environment in which each employee’s chosen path is respected, rewarded, and celebrated.
Requirements:
-High School Diploma/GED required
-Must meet state requirements for education and additional center/school requirements may apply:
-CO Early Childhood Teacher Qualifications are required.
-Montessori certification**

Preferred
-12 months of professional teaching experience

Description of Community
Full year programs

Start Date
07/15/2016

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Free Horizon Montessori seeking Elementary I Assistant Posted 09/14/16
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Contact Information
581 Conference Place
Golden, Colorado 80401
303-231-9801
Respond to: Lisa Kingston / HR SPecialist: lkingsto@jeffcoschools.us,

Description of Position
Educational Assistant (Lower Elementary 1st – 3rd Grade) – Part Time, Starting October 3, 2016 – This
individual works under the direction of a Lead Teacher and under the supervision of the Instructional Coach
in helping to plan and implement an educational, enjoyable, creative, and efficient environment conducive to
supporting children in developing physically, emotionally, socially, and cognitively. The Educational Assistant
is a vital asset to the Montessori classroom community who implements positive classroom management
procedures, assists students with their class work, support students with conflict resolution, provides supportive
instruction under the direction of the Lead Teacher. Seeking an Educational
Assistant at the Lower Elementary (1st, 2nd, and 3rd Grade mixed-age classroom) level. Schedule is 7:30 am
– 1:30 pm Monday through Friday during the school year.

Qualifications (Minimum and Preferred)
Our support staff members bring varying levels of education and experience, but all share a common vision
of supporting students to make their time at Free Horizon Montessori as positive and successful as possible.
All members of our Support Staff must at minimum possess a high school diploma, be at least 18 years of age,
relate well to children and adults, and demonstrate an interest iand knowledge of children and concern
for their proper care, education, and overall well-being.

Description of Community
Free Horizon Montessori, a public charter school serving children in preschool through 8th grade, is a richly
diverse community nestled in the foothills of Golden, Colorado. We are a growing school with 410 students
and a strong, supportive parent body and passionate, committed faculty. At Free Horizon Montessori, we
value educators who ignite passion, spark curiosity, and inspire children as they learn and grow into responsible
global citizens.

Start Date
10/03/2016

Telluride Mountain School seeking Elementary I Lead Posted 08/24/16
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Contact Information
200 San Miguel River Drive
Telluride, CO 81435
970 728 1969
www.telluridemtnschool.org
Respond to: Karen Walker, Head of School: kwalker@telluridemtnschool.org,

Description of Position
Long term sub position for a small classroom of 10 delightful first and second graders.

Qualifications (Minimum and Preferred)
Elementary certification or elementary experience with primary training. We are flexible and in urgent need. Position opens immediately, and school starts Sept. 6.

Description of Community
Active, outdoorsy, and fun loving school with committed teachers and supportive administration. This is a dream opportunity for someone able to pick up and go!

Start Date
08/29/2016

Mountain Shadows Montessori School seeking Elementary I Assistant Posted 08/15/16
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Contact Information
4154 63rd Street
Boulder, CO 80301
303-530-5353
www.mountainshadows.org/about/employment-2/
Respond to: Terri Allen, Head of School: employment@mountainshadows.org,

Description of Position
Mountain Shadows Montessori School is seeking applications for an assistant in its Elementary classrooms to support classrooms of children in first through sixth grades.

The essential duties and responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, the following:
• Classroom assistants are responsible for the well being of the children in the classroom as well as supporting the teacher with a variety of tasks that include, but are not limited to: classroom organization, cleaning, playground supervision, and Montessori material making.
• The assistant is principally supporting the lead teacher rather than directly teaching children.
• Support evening childcare during Parent Education Nights and other evening meetings at MSMS as well as Activity Days offered during Parent/Teacher Conferences.
• Participate and chaperone small student group going outs, class field trips, and overnight experiential education experiences.

Qualifications (Minimum and Preferred)
• Applicants Do Not Need To Be Montessori Trained
• This role requires someone who is responsible, detail oriented, and skilled with children in the classroom
• Ability to work collaboratively
• Have a positive attitude and excellent work ethic
• Communicate effectively with all school constituencies
• Collaborate and work positively as a member of a team
• Applicants should embody MSMS Character of Professional Excellence.

Description of Community
Early childhood education experts guide children to reach their full potential through the development of independence, academic excellence, respect for the environment, self, and others, and moral responsibility to society. Our program supports children using the internationally accredited Montessori model distinct for its hands-on academic materials, individual and small group lessons, and emphasis on supporting the development of the whole child –academically, socially, and emotionally.

Start Date
10/03/2016

Fruita Montessori/Monument View Montessori seeking Elementary I Lead Posted 08/03/16
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Contact Information
2025 L. Road
Fruita, CO 81521
670-462-6097
www.fruitamontessori.com/www.monumentviewmontessori.org
Respond to: Melanie Harmon/Director/Owner: melanieharmon@fruitamontessori.com,

Description of Position
This year we have a small lower class with 5 children. 4 of those children have at least 2 years of Montessori education from our school. Next year, with the opening of the charter school, we will have at least 1 lower elementary class, possibly 2.

Qualifications (Minimum and Preferred)
Montessori trained in Lower Elementary and a minimum of 1 year lead teacher experience in a lower elementary class. If no experience, will hire as an assistant.

Description of Community
Fruita is a rural community, 9 miles from Grand Junction. We are located on 12 acres of farm land. The farm is part of our outdoor environment. We are a growing community and school.

Start Date
08/10/2016

Cottonwood School seeking Elementary I Lead Posted 07/25/16
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Contact Information
3896 Corrales Road
Corrales, New Mexico 87048
505-897-8375
Respond to: Trish Nickerson/Executive Director: trish@cottonwoodschool.org,

Description of Position
Our darling school is looking for just the right person to join our JOYFUL LEARNING COMMUNITY in Corrales, New Mexico…just a right turn & kiss away from Albuquerque! We are seeking an energetic, organized, cheerful, flexible and innovative individual to oversee 25 1-3 graders in the 2016-2017 school year which begins August 22. (Staff Orientation and Team Building begins on August 8) We provide regular administrative support in an encouraging professional environment, paid professional development, about 15 hours of paid prep time each week, a full time educational aide and six specialists to support your classroom. We also provide 10 paid personal days, life insurance, medical insurance and salary commensurate with experience.

Qualifications (Minimum and Preferred)
A Bachelors degree and 6-9 Montessori credential are a must. Five or more years of experience in a Montessori classroom preferred. Please email a resume and handwritten letter of your personal teaching philosophy with three professional references to the Director.

Description of Community
We are a staff of 25 working in an independent, non-profit organization serving children ages 18 mos to 5th grade in a rural setting. You can read all about our school at www.cottonwoodschool.org!

Start Date
08/08/2016

Voyager Montessori School seeking Elementary I Assistant Posted 07/20/16
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Contact Information
521 South Saint Vrain Avenue
Suite A
Estes Park, Colorado 80517
970.586.1976
http://www.voyagermontessori.com
Respond to: Lorin Nevius, Directress: info@voyagermontessori.com,

Description of Position
Voyager Montessori School is opening its doors in August, and is looking to hire a full-time assistant for its lower elementary program. You will be part of an enthusiastic team that is bringing Montessori to a community that has never had an alternative elementary school. We are looking for someone who is interested in authentic Montessori education. A willingness to share ideas and feedback with open, honest communication is a must.

Qualifications (Minimum and Preferred)
The applicant must have a thorough understanding of the Montessori philosophy. Formal Montessori certification is preferred.

Description of Community
Voyager Montessori School is a new elementary school, located in beautiful Estes Park, Colorado. Although we’re a small school, we seek to engage all children, teachers, and family members in the great work of creating and nurturing a strong and joyful community.

Start Date
07/11/2016

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Montessori Children’s House seeking Elementary School Director Posted 09/05/16
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Contact Information
518 Lloyd Ave
Providence, RI 02906
401-331-6120

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Respond to: Alice O’Neill/ Chair MCH Board: mchsearchcontact@gmail.com,

Description of Position
The Montessori Children’s House school is seeking a Director with an expected start date of July 2017. The Director must be able to work collaboratively with faculty, staff, parents, and the Board of Directors to promote a peaceful community dedicated to academic excellence through a Montessori pedagogical approach. The Director will be responsible for the day-to-day educational leadership of the school as well as the implementation of its mission. The ideal candidate should have a strong commitment to Montessori education, excellent administrative, communication, and management skills, as well as experience overseeing academic programs, fundraising, and daily operations. Montessori experience preferred but not mandatory.

Qualifications (Minimum and Preferred)
Education: Master’s Degree
Three years experience in administration
Please submit via email: 1. Cover letter. 2. A current resumé. 3. A statement of leadership philosophy (1 – 2 pages). 4. Two examples of writing on a school topic, one of which must be written for parents. 5. Five references (including email addresses, and telephone numbers) who can be contacted confidentially at the early stage of discovery. 6. Three letters of reference

Description of Community
Founded 1976, MCH is an AMS Full Member, independent, board run school located in a quiet residential neighborhood. MCH provides a familial setting and enrolls 75 students in Primary through Upper Elementary programs. A strong group of specialists enhance our core Montessori curriculum with a rich program of classes in art, cultural art, music, Chinese language, creative movement, and wildlife study.

Start Date
07/01/2017

Littleton Montessori seeking School Director Posted 08/24/16
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Contact Information
6653 West Chatfield ave
littleton, colorado 80128
303-972-8555
www.littletonmontessori.school
Respond to: Annaka, Owner: info@littletonmontessori.com,

Description of Position
Lead Teacher
We are a small Montessori school in wonderful Littleton Co. We are expanding our school and our new facility will house 90 children. We serve students between 2.5 and 6 years, and we pride ourselves in following an authentic traditional Montessori model. Our new school classrooms have all natural materials with a nature scape playground, outdoor nature based classrooms, a small farm area with animals and beautiful flower and vegetable gardens. We are looking for an experienced director to run our early childhood program. The candidate for this position will have:
This is a full time (40 hour per week) position. The position is 12 months per year from 8:30 to 5:30, with some flexibility.
We offer two weeks paid vacation for winter break.
One week paid vacation for thanksgiving, and one week paid vacation for spring break. We can also accommodate some unpaid summer vacations as our enrollment is lower in the summer.
We offer a fifty percent tuition discount to all staff children.

Qualifications (Minimum and Preferred)
• Oversee and provide documentation for the accountant, bookkeeper, and payroll.
• I oversee all written communication to parents and staff regarding happenings or news in the school. Oversee all school events.
• Manage all HR responsibilities: hires and fires, scheduling, training, evaluations, documentation and certification requirements for the state of Colorado licensing department.
• Provide all of the tours for prospective parents as well as handle the admissions process.

Description of Community
• Be a liaison between parents and teachers and help resolve any conflicts or concerns that arise with the staff and/or families.
• Maintain and oversee school facilities and curriculum standards.
• Able to step into a teaching position when emergency subs are needed.
• Must have Colorado Director Certification.
• A back ground in Montessori or a willingness to study the Montessori Method.

Start Date
01/01/2017

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Mountain Shadows Montessori School seeking Classroom Floater Posted 08/15/16
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Contact Information
4154 63rd Street
Boulder, CO 80301
303-530-5353
www.mountainshadows.org/about/employment-2/
Respond to: Terri Allen, Head of School: employment@mountainshadows.org,

Description of Position
Support MSMS’s three programs: Toddler, Primary, and Elementary.
• Floaters are responsible for the well being of the children in the classroom as well as supporting the teacher with a variety of tasks that include: classroom organization, cleaning, playground supervision, and Montessori material making.
• Support evening childcare during Parent Education Nights and other evening meetings at MSMS as well as Activity Days offered during Parent/Teacher Conferences.
• A floater’s day-to-day responsibilities may change and are dependent on the needs of the school on any given day.

Qualifications (Minimum and Preferred)
• Applicants Do Not Need To Be Montessori Trained
• Applicants MUST hold a Colorado Early Childhood Teacher certificate.
• This role requires someone who is responsible, detail oriented, and skilled with children in the classroom.
• Ability to work collaboratively.
• Have a positive attitude and excellent work ethic.
• Communicate effectively with all school constituencies.
• Collaborate and work positively as a member of a team

Description of Community
Early childhood education experts guide children to reach their full potential through the development of independence, academic excellence, respect for the environment, self, and others, and moral responsibility to society. Our program supports children using the internationally accredited Montessori model distinct for its hands-on academic materials, individual and small group lessons, and emphasis on supporting the development of the whole child –academically, socially, and emotionally.

Start Date
10/03/2016