Monarch Montessori Elementary
Denver, CO
Elementary II Lead Teacher / Guide
Monarch Montessori Elementary
4895 Peoria St. Denver, CO 80239
https://www.monarchm.com

Contact:
Laura Pretty
(303) 712-2001
LPretty@monarchm.com

Date Posted: January 31, 2023

Position: Elementary II Lead Teacher / Guide

Description: This is a full-time, 10-month position in our charter public elementary school beginning in the 2023-24 school year. We have opportunities available in an upper elementary Spanish speaking class (grades 4-5). At our school we use a co-teaching model. Classrooms have at least one certified Montessori teacher and at least one teacher with state licensure. We will support the right candidate with getting additional training (Montessori training, teaching license, etc.).

Qualifications: We actively seek applicants with:
A true love and respect of every child
A commitment to pursuing a deeper understanding of Montessori philosophy
Willingness to conduct oneself in a trusting, open manner with a high degree of professional and personal respect.
We pride ourselves on our positive, collaborative work environment and are constantly striving to provide high-quality, authentic Montessori education in a charter school setting. Please contact us with your questions!

Description of Community: Monarch Montessori elementary school is a public K - 5th grade. On the same campus is a non-profit Infant, Toddler, Preschool. Both schools have a dual language pathway as well as a traditional English pathway. We pride ourselves on our positive, collaborative work environment and are constantly striving to provide high-quality, authentic Montessori education. We have a large outdoor learning environment, greenhouse, peace path and chickens!

Start Date: 08/01/2023

How To Apply: Please email resume to Laura Pretty LPretty@monarchm.com and Shanna Myers SMyers@monarchm.com.

Monarch Montessori of Denver Elementary
Denver, CO
Elementary I Lead Teacher / Guide
Monarch Montessori of Denver Elementary
4895 Peoria St. Denver, CO 80239
https://www.MonarchM.com

Contact:
Laura Pretty
(303) 712-2001
LPretty@monarchm.com

Date Posted: January 31, 2023

Position: Elementary I Lead Teacher / Guide

Description: This is a full-time, 10-month position in our charter public elementary school. We have opportunities available in lower elementary English speaking class (grades 1, 2 and 3). At our school we use a co-teaching model. Classrooms have at least one certified Montessori teacher and at least one teacher with state licensure. We will support the right candidate with getting additional training (Montessori training, teaching license, etc.).

Qualifications: We actively seek applicants with:

A true love and respect of every child
A commitment to pursuing a deeper understanding of Montessori philosophy
Willingness to conduct oneself in a trusting, open manner with a high degree of professional and personal respect.

Description of Community: Monarch Montessori elementary school is a public K - 5th grade. On the same campus is a non-profit Infant, Toddler, Preschool. Both schools have a dual language pathway as well as a traditional English pathway. We pride ourselves on our positive, collaborative work environment and are constantly striving to provide high-quality, authentic Montessori education. We have a large outdoor learning environment, greenhouse, peace path and chickens!

Start Date: 08/01/2023

How To Apply: Please email resume to Laura Pretty LPretty@monarchm.com and Shanna Myers SMyers@monarchm.com.

Montessori Peaks Academy
LITTLETON, CO
Secondary I Other Teacher/Director
Montessori Peaks Academy
9904 W CAPRI AVE LITTLETON, CO 80123-3535
https://mpeaks.jeffcopublicschools.org/

Contact:
Jen Webb, HR/Business Manager
(303) 972-2627
jen.webb@jeffco.k12.co.us

Date Posted: January 26, 2023

Position: Secondary I Other Teacher/Director

Description: Description: Director/Teacher position required to develop and implement Montessori Peaks Academy's new middle school program. Position will be hybrid initially, to include administrative functions and classroom education.

Qualifications: Qualifications:
BA or BS required
Certification as State Secondary Teacher
Montessori trained at secondary level preferred

Description of Community: Montessori Peaks Academy is a Jeffco Public Charter school. Our philosophy and methodology is based on Maria Montessori's belief in the education of the whole child, honoring each child, and preparing them to be life-long learners and responsible world citizens.

MPA is a Colorado public charter school and tuition-based preschool located in Littleton, Colorado in the Jefferson County school district. MPA provides programs for children from preschool (age 3) through eighth grade. Before- and af

Start Date: 07/01/2023

How To Apply: Full job description and how to apply can be found here: https://mpeaks.org/Director

Wildflower Montessori Public Schools of Colorado
Denver, Colorado
Elementary I Lead Teacher / Guide
Wildflower Montessori Public Schools of Colorado
5167 Clay St. Denver, Colorado 80221
https://www.wfcopublicschools.org/

Contact:

(347) 721-0753
kristinmlevine@gmail.com

Date Posted: January 26, 2023

Position: Elementary I Lead Teacher / Guide

Description: As a Teacher Leader at Wildflower Montessori Public Schools of Colorado (WMPSC), you will design and operate a new charter school site in Aurora, in partnership with other Teacher Leaders and in collaboration with the Shared Services Partner and other charter-wide support roles. WMPSC Teacher Leaders lead through direct engagement with their families and report to the Board of Directors.

Qualifications: Minimum Qualifications
Completion of an AMI, AMS or other MACTE accredited primary or elementary Montessori training program and/or commitment to complete training during School Startup Journey
Bachelor's degree required
Colorado licensure encouraged but not required

Description of Community: The mission of Wildflower Montessori Public Schools of Colorado (WMPSC) is to provide families with child-centered, authentic Montessori education that bridges academic outcomes and social-emotional development through intimate learning communities deeply rooted in place, equity, and belonging. Aurora, Colorado is one of the most diverse communities in the Denver metro area.

Start Date: 03/01/2023

How To Apply: Send your resume to Hannah at hannah.ewert-krocker@wildflowerschools.org

Hiatt Farms Montessori School
Loveland, CO
Infant & Toddler Lead Teacher / Guide
Hiatt Farms Montessori School
6664 N County Road 13 Loveland, CO 80538-1255
https://www.hiattfarmsmontessori.com/

Contact:
Sydni Williams / Assistant Director
(970) 663-3333
office@hiattfarmsmontessori.com

Date Posted: January 26, 2023

Position: Infant & Toddler Lead Teacher / Guide

Description: Hiatt Farms Montessori School is a bilingual Montessori farm school located on a charming 10 acre lot between Fort Collins and Loveland, Colorado. We are seeking a motivated, enthusiastic toddler trained AMS or AMI guide. Either a native Spanish-speaking or English-speaking guide will be considered for this position. Come join a unique program with a wonderful group of families and staff!

Our program is year-round with several week-long breaks throughout the year. We offer competitive salary, paid time off, continuing education and a supportive administration.

Please send a cover letter and resume along with proof of AMS or AMI certification to our Assistant Director, Sydni Williams at office@hiattfarmsmontessori.com

Qualifications: All candidates must have an AMS or AMI certification for ages 0-3 and the necessary qualifications to be an Early Childhood Teacher in the state of Colorado.

At least 3 years of experience as a lead guide in a toddler classroom required

Description of Community: Hiatt Farms Montessori School has a strong commitment to both AMS and bilingual Montessori education. Working to extend the AMS community of Colorado, we have two Primary classrooms, one toddler classroom and one infant classroom. Our school is very much a community of supportive staff and families with a strong commitment to Montessori education.

Start Date: 01/30/2023

How To Apply: Please send a cover letter and resume along with proof of AMS or AMI certification to our Assistant Director, Sydni Williams at office@hiattfarmsmontessori.com

St. Vrain Community Montessori
Longmont, CO
Other Lead Teacher / Guide
St. Vrain Community Montessori
1055 Delaware Avenue Longmont, CO 80501
https://www.svcmontessori.org

Contact:

(303) 682-4339
hr@svcmontessori.org

Date Posted: January 26, 2023

Position: Other Lead Teacher / Guide

Description: St. Vrain Community Montessori School Seeks Special Education Lead Guide for the 2023-24 School Year.

Qualifications: Candidate Educational Requirements
● BA or BS required.
● Colorado Teaching License with appropriate special education endorsements to
support the position
● Two + years of experience working with students in a school setting. May require
experience in working with children with various learning and physical disabilities.
● Familiarity with Montessori method of education preferred

Description of Community: St. Vrain Community Montessori School is a thirteen-year-old PK-8 charter school offering a high-fidelity Montessori education in a public, charter school environment. Currently, we serve over 250 students in 9 classrooms. We are the only public Montessori school in the St. Vrain Valley School District. Our school embraces the Montessori values of respect for self, others and the environment. We seek to attract faculty and staff who share these values and model them for our students.

Start Date: 08/09/2023

How To Apply: Please send resume, cover letter, and list of references to hr@svcmontessori.org.

St. Vrain Community Montessori School
Longmont, Co
Secondary I Lead Teacher / Guide
St. Vrain Community Montessori School
1055 Delaware Avenue Longmont, Co 80501
https://www.svcmontessori.org

Contact:

(303) 682-4339
hr@svcmontessori.org

Date Posted: January 26, 2023

Position: Secondary I Lead Teacher / Guide

Description: St. Vrain Community Montessori School Seeks Middle School English Language Arts Lead Guide for the 2023-24 School Year.

Qualifications: Candidate Educational Requirements
B.A. Required. MACTE-Accredited Montessori credential preferred.

Required Skills, Experience, and Qualities
-significant lead teaching experience in an authentic Montessori environment
-a true desire for collaboration with peers
-a commitment to open, honest communication in the spirit of continuous improvement
-a commitment to spiritual preparation of the adult

Description of Community: St. Vrain Community Montessori School is a thirteen-year-old PK-8 charter school offering a high-fidelity Montessori education in a public, charter school environment. Currently, we serve over 250 students in 9 classrooms. We are the only public Montessori school in the St. Vrain Valley School District. Our school embraces the Montessori values of respect for self, others and the environment. We seek to attract faculty and staff who share these values and model them for our students.

Start Date: 08/09/2023

How To Apply: Please send resume, cover letter, and list of references to hr@svcmontessori.org.

Mapleton Montessori School
Boulder, CO
Early Childhood Assistant
Mapleton Montessori School
3121 29th Street Boulder, CO 80301
https://mapletonmontessori.org

Contact:
Dede Beardsley Head of School
(303) 449-4499
dede@mapletonmontessori.org

Date Posted: January 23, 2023

Position: Early Childhood Assistant

Description: We are looking for an assistant for an established Montessori primary classroom with 15-20 children. The Assistant's role is essential and includes helping the lead guide prepare and maintain the classroom environment daily (light cleaning, putting out new lessons, preparing snacks, etc.). During the work cycle, the assistant helps to redirect the children to work and offers support where needed so that the lead guide is free to give Montessori lessons to individual students or small groups. The assistant helps supervise children on the playground and eats lunch with them.

Qualifications: It is helpful for candidates to have previous experience working with young children. Montessori experience and/or an ECT (Early Childhood Teacher) certificate is a bonus but is not required. Candidates must pass a fingerprint background check and must take several short, easy online courses including Standard Precautions, CPR/FirstAid overview, Mandatory Reporter & Recognition of Child Abuse & Neglect.

Description of Community: Founded in 1979 Mapleton Montessori School has been serving young children for 44 years. Our families come mostly from Boulder but also from the surrounding areas. We are a tight-knit community and small enough to get to know each other fairly well. Our staff is dedicated, well educated, and fun! Lead guides are Montessori-trained and most of us have been at MMS well over ten years. In 1995 we built a beautiful school with two primary classrooms and a wonderful organic playground.

Start Date: 01/30/2023

How To Apply: Contact Dede Beardsley: 303 449 4499
Or send resume to: dede@mapletonmontessori.org

St Columba Montessori Little Way School
Durango, CO
Early Childhood Lead Teacher / Guide
St Columba Montessori Little Way School
1840 E 2nd ave Durango, CO 81301
http://www.stcolumbapreschool.org

Contact:
Sherry Herrin
(970) 759-5094
sherrin@stcolumbapreschool.org

Date Posted: January 20, 2023

Position: Early Childhood Lead Teacher / Guide

Description: As Lead Teacher in the Montessori classroom, you will be a compassionate, patient leader of your teaching team of 2 assistant teachers; a skilled and credentialed practitioner of the Montessori method for 20-24 children ages 2 1/2 to 5 years; and a responsive community builder for the families in your classroom community.
Ultimately, you will be a model of kindness, respect, and care for the team of teachers with whom you will work, the children and the families that will join our program; and for all people that enter our Community. You will touch a large community of lives, all of whom will need your grace, your courtesy and your leadership.

Salary Range: $36,000 to $40,000 per year
Benefits include: Health Insurance; dental insurance; free childcare; 6 weeks paid time off plus all Holidays, paid closure time, and retirement matching

Qualifications: Education, Experience and Skills Requirements:

A desire to work with children through positive interaction is required.
AA/BA in Early Childhood Education.
At least one year experience in an early childhood classroom
Montessori certified/Trained, preferred.
12 units of childcare education units required (At least 6 unit to start and obtained within the first 3 months of employment).
CPR and First Aid certification required within the first 30-days of employment.

Description of Community: https://www.durango.org/blog/
https://www.stcolumbapreschool.com/

Start Date: 02/07/2023

How To Apply: Sherrin@stcolumbaschooldurango.org

DCS MONTESSORI CHARTER SCHOOL
CASTLE ROCK, CO
Early Childhood Assistant
DCS MONTESSORI CHARTER SCHOOL
331 CASTLE PINES PKWY CASTLE ROCK, CO 80108
https://dcsmontessori.org/

Contact:
Rachel Bonin Business Manager
(720) 531-3301
rpbonin@dcsdk12.org

Date Posted: January 20, 2023

Position: Early Childhood Assistant

Description: Job Description and Requirements:
This individual works under the direction of a Lead Teacher in helping to plan and implement and educational,
enjoyable, creative, and efficient environment conducive to supporting children in developing physically, emotionally,
socially, and cognitively. The Educational Assistants are vital assets to the Montessori classroom community.
Responsibilities include providing assistance to teachers by supervising students, preparing and maintaining the
classroom environment, making copies and doing other administrative duties as requested. May assist in supervising
bathroom activities and playground time, and administering first aid as needed, with training. Cleaning is a significant
part of this job, as is classroom supervision. Each classroom has one lead teacher and two assistants to support him or
her. Assistants may spend time working in our childcare program, helping to supervise preschool lunch for
approximately 20 children.

Qualifications: Specific requirements: Educational Assistants must (at a minimum) possess a high school diploma, be at least 18 years
of age, relate well to children and adults, and demonstrate an interest in and knowledge of children including concern
for the proper care, education, and overall well-being. Early Childhood Teacher Qualification is a plus.

Description of Community: Hiring Notes: Interviews will be scheduled by our individual teachers, not other school staff. If you don’t receive a call
scheduling an interview, please do not call the school. We require that you complete our application form in addition to
any other documents you may submit. Applications are available on our website. You may also stop by our school and
pick up an application.
Our school is on a Traditional Calendar. Multi-grade / multi-age classroom setting.

Start Date: 03/01/2023

How To Apply: Work Day hours: 7:45 – 12:30, Monday – Friday
School Calendar: Traditional
Please visit www.dcsmontessori .org to learn more about our school. Visit www.tinyurl.com/dcsjobs to download our
Employment Application form (which is required). You may also stop by our school and pick up an Employment
Application.
Expected start date: Immediate
Send a current resume along with our application form to:
DCS Montessori Charter School
Attn: HOS – Primary EA
311 Castle Pines Parkway,
Castle Pines, CO 80108
or via fax to: 720-710-9971
DCS Montessori is an equal opportunity education institution and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race,
color, religion, national origin, sex, or disability in its programs or activities.

Montessori Peaks Academy
LITTLETON, CO
Other Administration
Montessori Peaks Academy
9904 W CAPRI AVE LITTLETON, CO 80123-3535
https://mpeaks.jeffcopublicschools.org/

Contact:
Adam Livingston, BOD member
(303) 972-2627
alivingston.mpa@gmail.com

Date Posted: January 19, 2023

Position: Other Administration

Description: We seek a highly effective principal to lead our school into its next phase of growth and community connection. We seek a school leader who is committed to the ideals of collaboration and creativity, and who will do whatever it takes to ensure all our young learners continue to receive a top-tier education. MPA is rooted in Montessori philosophy and pedagogy and incorporates additional research-based educational strategies so that all students can reach their fullest potential. Our new principal will lead our school to fulfilling the following ideals in addition to growing our current PK-6th grade school to PK-8th grade by opening our new middle school.

Qualifications: Master’s degree in education
Experience in educational leadership
Montessori training or a commitment to advancing and understanding Montessori education
Colorado Principal’s License or the equivalent in another state (with a commitment to become licensed in Colorado)

Description of Community: In 1997, a Charter Application for an authentic Montessori Primary through 8th grade school prepared by a Steering Committee of Parents was approved.. Montessori Peaks Academy was Jefferson County’s first Montessori Charter School, opening its doors in September, 1997.

We're still going strong! The school occupies its own specially designed building, completed in the fall of 2003 with an 11,000 square foot addition, completed in September 2007. Our charter was renewed by Jefferson County Scho

Start Date: 01/20/2023

How To Apply: Please apply by following this link: http://mpeaks.org/principalSearch

St. Vincent de Paul Catholic School
Denver, CO
Early Childhood Lead Teacher / Guide
St. Vincent de Paul Catholic School
1164 S. Josephine Street Denver, CO 80222
http://www.svdpk8.com

Contact:
Alexandra Salazar / Montessori Primary Classroom Teacher
(303) 777-3812
asalazar@svdpk8.com

Date Posted: January 19, 2023

Position: Early Childhood Lead Teacher / Guide

Description: Saint Vincent de Paul School is currently seeking to hire a full-time co-teacher for our Montessori Early Childhood Program (3-6) for the 2022-2023 School year. Montessori-trained teachers or in training who support the Catholic school mission are encouraged to apply.

Qualifications: Early Childhood 3-6 Montessori Certified or in training.

Description of Community: Saint Vincent de Paul Catholic School is located in Denver, Colorado, and serves students from 3-year-old Preschool to 8th grade. It has one Montessori Classroom of 20 students within the Traditional School. Saint Vincent de Paul School is led by the Dominican Sisters of Saint Cecilia of Nashville, TN. The school is rooted in the truth and love of Christ and his Church and it is committed to educating the whole child for the future.

Start Date: 08/14/2023

How To Apply: Please send your cover letter and resume to:
info@svdpk8.com

St. Vrain Community Montessori School
Longmont, CO
Secondary I Lead Teacher / Guide
St. Vrain Community Montessori School
1055 Delaware Avenue Longmont, CO 80501
https://www.svcmontessori.org

Contact:
Katie Torres, Head of School
(303) 682-4339
hr@svcmontessori.org

Date Posted: January 18, 2023

Position: Secondary I Lead Teacher / Guide

Description: St. Vrain Community Montessori School seeks a Middle School Lead Guide, Science, for the 2023-24 school year.

Qualifications: Candidate Educational Requirements
B.A. Required. MACTE-Accredited Montessori credential preferred.

Required Skills, Experience, and Qualities
-significant lead teaching experience in an authentic Montessori environment
-a true desire for collaboration with peers
-a commitment to open, honest communication in the spirit of continuous improvement
-a commitment to spiritual preparation of the adult

Description of Community: St. Vrain Community Montessori School is a thirteen-year-old PK-8 charter school offering a high-fidelity Montessori education in a public, charter school environment. Currently, we serve over 250 students in 9 classrooms. We are the only public Montessori school in the St. Vrain Valley School District. Our school embraces the Montessori values of respect for self, others and the environment. We seek to attract faculty and staff who share these values and model them for our students.

Start Date: 08/09/2023

How To Apply: Please send resume, cover letter, and list of references to hr@svcmontessori.org.

Escuela del Sol Montessori
Albuquerque, NM
Early Childhood Lead Teacher / Guide
Escuela del Sol Montessori
1114 7th St NW Albuquerque, NM 87107
https://www.escueladelsol.org

Contact:
Dana McCabe/Early Childhood Level Director
(505) 243-3033
dana@edelsol.org

Date Posted: January 10, 2023

Position: Early Childhood Lead Teacher / Guide

Description: Escuela del Sol Montessori, New Mexico’s oldest Montessori school, is seeking an Early Childhood guide in our Children’s House program.
The ideal candidate for this position must have an AMS or AMI credential and classroom experience. We are looking for a person with a centered, healthy and positive attitude who understands they work in concert with parents and colleagues, as well as students. The applicant welcomes diversity, values inclusion, has a deep warmth of character and great communication skills. If you have the ability to combine best practices, humor, creativity, and empathy in your teaching practice, send a letter of interest/ resume via this link (https://escueladelsol.wufoo.com/forms/si6oqru16f1tx7/).
Pay commensurate with experience; strong benefits package. Detailed job description available upon request.
Together with its Harwood Art Center, Escuela + Harwood is a unique and inspiring learning community. Our mission - To inspire a passion for life long learning

Qualifications: Bachelors Degree
AMS or AMI credential and classroom experience

Description of Community: Escuela del Sol is a Social-Profit(501c3) Montessori School based in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The school is unique in its child-center approach and the robust community outreach programs offered through its Harwood Art Center. “Escuela”, as it’s fondly called, has been central to the community’s educational offerings for over 50 years. Escuela del Sol has programs for children from toddler through adolescence; the Harwood serves people of all ages.

Start Date: 08/01/2023

How To Apply: please send a letter of interest and resume via this link (https://escueladelsol.wufoo.com/forms/si6oqru16f1tx7/).

Wildflower Montessori Public Schools of Colorado
Minneapolis, MN
Early Childhood Administration
Wildflower Montessori Public Schools of Colorado
1330 Lagoon Ave, 4th Floor Minneapolis, MN 55408
http://wildflowerschools.org

Contact:
Kristin Levine/Recruitment Consultant
(612) 492-1858
kristinmlevine@gmail.com

Date Posted: January 3, 2023

Position: Early Childhood Administration

Description: Summary
As the Founding Shared Services Partner at WMPSC Aurora, you will develop and operationalize the charter school’s vision, governance, and administrative support for six microschool sites, in collaboration with Teacher Leaders. The Shared Services Partner reports to the Board of Directors.

Our Mission
The mission of Wildflower Montessori Public Schools of Colorado (WMPSC) is to provide families with child-centered, authentic Montessori education that bridges academic outcomes and social-emotional development through intimate learning communities deeply rooted in place, equity, and belonging.

Essential Responsibilities: Start Up School Launch, Governance and Operations, Stakeholder Engagement, Systems Development, Shared Services Coordination

Qualifications: Minimum Qualifications
5+ years of experience leading successful charter school operations and governance
Bachelor's degree, Master’s degree preferred

Preferred Attitudes, Knowledge and Skills: Entrepreneurial Leadership, Commitment to Service Diverse and Multifaceted Communities, A Desire to Learn and Grow, Ability to Work Effectively Across Stakeholder Groups, Curiosity Toward the Edge of Innovative Practices

Description of Community: The school intends to locate in Aurora, CO though an exact location has not yet been identified.

Start Date: 03/01/2023

How To Apply: Submit a cover letter and resume to Kristin Levine at kristinmlevine@gmail.com.

Free Horizon Montessori
golden, CO
Elementary I Lead Teacher / Guide
Free Horizon Montessori

Contact:
Lisa Kingston / HR Specialist
(303) 982-0275
lkingsto@jeffcoschools.us

Date Posted: December 29, 2022

Position: Elementary I Lead Teacher / Guide

Description: The Free Horizon Montessori School teacher understands and promotes the school’s mission, vision, objectives, and policies both within and outside the immediate school community. The teacher is responsible for providing a strong Montessori classroom/instructional program that supports the individual needs of each child in accordance with the school’s mission, vision, and District and State policies. Innovation Lead Teachers create lesson plans, instruct students on core subjects such as science, literature, and math, and demonstrates well-rounded, comprehensive instructional preparedness based on the School’s Core Curriculum.

Qualifications: • BA/BS degree from an accredited institution of higher learning
• Colorado Teacher License in content area or attain In-Field Status in content area as defined by state and federal guidelines by passing the appropriate exam
• Montessori credential from a MACTE-accredited training program at the level of current teaching assignment required of general education classroom Lead Teachers - may be waived for late in year hires

Description of Community: Free Horizon Montessori, a public 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 more than 430 students and a strong, supportive parent body and passionate, committed faculty. At Free Horizon Montessori PK-8, we value educators who ignite passion, spark curiosity, and inspire children as they learn and grow into responsible global citizens. We offer great benefits and generous leave

Start Date: 01/18/2022

How To Apply: Please Visit the Jeffco Job Board https://www.jeffcopublicschools.org/employment/jobs. Or email your resume and letter of interest to lkingsto@jeffcoschools.us

Childpeace Montessori School
Portland, OR
Other Administration
Childpeace Montessori School
1516 NW Thurman St Portland, OR 97209
https://www.childpeace.org/

Contact:
Search Consultant, CS&A
(617) 542-0260
heather.flewelling@carneysandoe.com

Date Posted: December 20, 2022

Position: Other Administration

Description: Childpeace is looking to the next chapter of its natural evolution post-pandemic. While enrollment has declined in the past few years, there is confidence that post-pandemic it can be rebuilt. Fortunately, the school’s financial position allows it to weather the storm while making decisions to adapt to current realities. With the stability and continuity of dedicated AMI certified guides, and the energy of the new administrative team, the School is ripe with opportunity.
Childpeace has a wise and committed Board of Trustees and an administration led by a highly-regarded interim Head, a former longtime Program Director. The School seeks a new permanent Head to start in July of 2023.

The full position description can be found at https://www.carneysandoe.com/career/childpeace-montessori-school-2

Qualifications: Among the many strengths, the new Head will find:
• The unwavering commitment to Montessori values that built the school’s substantial reputation. Childpeace is the embodiment of AMI Montessori principles and practices.
• Outstanding faculty, passionate about and committed to the AMI Montessori principles and pedagogy.
• Excellent student outcomes, student experiences, and student preparation for the numerous high schools they attend after leaving Childpeace.

Description of Community: The commitment to excellence in Montessori education is central to the community of Childpeace Montessori School. The students’ joyful and productive interaction with each other, the curriculum, their environment, and their guides is palpable. Childpeace has long enjoyed a reputation for being one of the best Montessori Schools anywhere. The School currently enrolls 273 students from toddlers through middle School.

Start Date: 07/01/2023

How To Apply: To Apply
Interested and qualified candidates are invited to contact the consultants in confidence. Candidates will ultimately need to submit the following materials as separate PDF documents:
• A cover letter expressing their interest in this particular position;
• A current résumé;
• A statement of experience and/or familiarity with the principles, values, and practices of Montessori education in a PK-8 environment;
• A list of five professional references with name, relationship, phone number, and email address of each (references will not be contacted without the candidate’s permission) to:
Skip Kotkins
Senior Consultant
skip.kotkins@carneysandoe.com
Heather Flewelling
Search Consultant
heather.flewelling@carneysandoe.com

Family Star Montessori School
Denver, CO
Early Childhood Lead Teacher / Guide
Family Star Montessori School
2246 Federal Blvd Denver, CO 80211
http://www.familystar.net

Contact:
Scott Garcia/HR Director
(303) 477-7827
hr@familystar.net

Date Posted: December 2, 2022

Position: Early Childhood Lead Teacher / Guide

Description: Major Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Interact with children in an open, honest, and loving manner, always with dignity and
respect.
• Respectfully, courteously, and professionally include families in our Montessori
environment and actively encourage and support family participation in program
activities.
• Calmly and efficiently plan, supervise, and implement the curriculum for the children in
accordance with the policies and philosophy of the school.
• Serve as a positive and consistent leader for classroom staff, families, and the
organization.
• Participate in the continuous and creative process to meet individual and program goals
through training and professional development.
• Treat the children with dignity, respect and with sensitivity to their cultural and socioeconomic background.
• Act on the faith that the child’s potential will reveal itself; trust that the child is able to
do things by themselves.

Qualifications: DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS/SKILLS/LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS:
• Master’s degree in Early Childhood Education.
• Center Director Certificate.
• Experience working with children ages 3-6 in a Montessori setting.
• Experience working in an Early Head Start or Head Start setting.
• Experience supervising staff and leading a classroom team.

Description of Community: Family Star Montessori School has provided a transformative early childhood education for over
25 years. Just one of a handful of institutions across the country that is both a Montessori school
and an Early Head Start/Head Start agency, Family Star fosters holistic programming to children
and families. Family Star’s unique non-profit program operates from two locations in the heart of beautiful
Denver, Colorado.

Start Date: 01/04/2023

How To Apply: Please apply by sending your cover letter/resume to hr@familystar.net.

Rose Hill Montessori School
Boise, Idaho
Elementary I Lead Teacher / Guide
Rose Hill Montessori School
4603 W Albion St Boise, Idaho 83705
Http://www.rosehillmontessori.com

Contact:
Julie Douglas, Director
(208) 385-7674
Office@rosehillmontessori.com

Date Posted: November 30, 2022

Position: Elementary I Lead Teacher / Guide

Description: Elementary 6-9 Lead

Montessori school in Boise, Idaho area (USA) is looking for full-time 6-9 AMI or AMS credentialed Lead, starting 2023-2024 school year.

Qualifications:
6-9 AMI or AMS certification
3+ yrs of experience in EL 1 or 2 preferred
Enjoy working with children
Strong classroom management skills
Familiar with Positive Discipline
Strong interpersonal and organizational skills
Self-starter who enjoys challenges, experimentation, and growth in collaboration
Sense of humor

Compensation & Benefits:
Salary is commensurate with experience.
Benefits include child tuition reduction, retirement contributions, vision insurance, paid holidays, paid personal days, professional development support, and paid local licensing requirements.

Send resume:
Office@rosehillmontessori.com

Qualifications: 6-9 AMI or AMS certification
3+ yrs of experience in EL 1 or 2 preferred

Description of Community: We are a small, private school with a lovely community of staff and families. The school serves children ages 3-12. The 6-9 classroom is between 15-24 students and has a full-time assistant teacher.

Start Date: 08/15/2023

How To Apply: Send resume:
Office@rosehillmontessori.com

Forest Park Montessori
Lafayette, CO
Early Childhood Administration
Forest Park Montessori
2687 Northpark Dr. Lafayette, CO 80026
http://www.forestparkmontessori.org

Contact:
Friedje vanGils, Search Mgr.
(505) 688-3844
office@clarityservices.org

Date Posted: November 28, 2022

Position: Early Childhood Administration

Description: Forest Park Montessori looking for a new Head of School. The person who fits the bill will bring their own strengths, interests and experiences; they will have boundless optimism, a huge love for humanity, a desire to change the world and the ability to solve big, difficult long-term problems. With a gut-level understanding of Montessori’s philosophy and pedagogy, this natural leader will be an active voice to promote respect for young children while enabling them to find their own distinctive passions and strengths. Forest Park Montessori welcomes diversity, values inclusion, great communication skills and the ability to grow a school that nurtures its community. A solid business, FP provides a good salary and benefits for its employees.

Qualifications: Min. Qualifications:
Montessori certification Early Childhood, M.Ed., Meet all Colorado requirements for Director.
Preferred:
visionary leadership, collaborative nature, excellent communication skills (written and verbal), teaching and leadership experience.

Description of Community: Lafayette was named one of the 50 best places to live in the US and is home to one of the State’s loveliest Montessori Schools, Forest Park Montessori. Located in an attractive building in a commercial park, FPM is on the edge of a rolling meadow with lots of trees. The school has one Early Childhood classroom; is hoping to expand to two. A supportive parent Board and an experienced team of Montessori teachers is ready to work with a new leader.

Start Date: 02/01/2023

How To Apply: Send resume and cover letter to Forest Park Montessori c/o Clarity Services. Email: office@clarityservices.org.

Montessori Academy of Colorado
Denver, CO
Early Childhood Assistant
Montessori Academy of Colorado
2500 Curtis Denver, CO 80205
http://www.montessoriacademyofcolorado.org

Contact:
Maggie Nelson
(303) 623-2609
maggien@tmaoc.com

Date Posted: November 17, 2022

Position: Early Childhood Assistant

Description: The Primary Assistant Teacher works in the Primary environment with a Lead Teacher, Assistant Teacher and up to twenty-five children. The Primary Assistant assists Lead Teacher during work cycle, redirecting children to work and aiding children who need support. The Assistant works with Lead Teacher to prepare environment daily, maintaining order and cleanliness of environment daily. The Primary Assistant substitutes for Lead Teacher in cases of illness or absence. This position has a start date of December 5, 2022.

Qualifications: 2-year degree required, Bachelor’s degree preferred
Experience working with Primary Aged children (2.5-6 years old)
Ability to effectively interface with students, parents, faculty, and staff
Excellent verbal communication skills
Desire to contribute and be part of a strong team
Willingness to submit to a background check
Ability to commit to the position for a minimum of one year

Description of Community: MAC is committed to caring for and investing in our employees by offering a generous benefit package, including: the potential for paid Montessori training, 36 paid holidays annually, 7 Paid Time Off days, health, dental and vision insurance, a 403b retirement plan with match, employer paid life insurance plan and voluntary life insurance, critical illness and short term disability plans and the HealthiestYou virtual care plan. The HealthiestYou plan provides you, your spouse and your dependents

Start Date: 12/05/2022

How To Apply: https://montessoriacademyofcolorado.bamboohr.com/careers/30