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POSITION: Montessori Certified Head Teacher

LEVEL: Early Childhood

SCHOOL: Montessori Children's Center

White Plains, NY 10605
p. 914-597-2253     This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
www.montessorichildrensctr.com

CONTACT: Maria Francella, Director: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Please send to our Director by email: a cover letter, resume, and three references. Include a quote of Maria Montessori, and how this informs your philosophy of education.

MCC is licensed by NYOCFS and is a member school of AMS. CME|NY was the first Montessori teacher education school in the United States to offer Infant and Toddler Montessori training for certification. The Montessori Children's Center is where many of the routines, procedures, and practices for Montessori infant and toddler programs were developed. Founder Carole Wolfe Korngold was President of the American Montessori Society (AMS) and was honored with a Living Legacy award from AMS. CME|NY and MCC work together to help create a community of informed, engaged, and compassionate Montessori teachers, administrators, and leaders and to continue Dr. Montessori's work of helping each child to develop to his or her full potential. Whether you're a long time Montessorian looking for a change, or a person interested in discovering more about Montessori education, being part of this dynamic and influential organization is a satisfying and rewarding job. Opportunities for professional development include sponsorship for Montessori workshops and sponsored participation in the annual Pathways to a Peaceful School Conference. The compassionate and dedicated staff at MCC enjoy the exceptional reward and satisfaction of knowing they are helping children learn, develop and thrive. Each day is filled with possibilities, growth, and learning. Our staff members embrace the idea of learning, growing and discovering Montessori.

Join the dedicated, nurturing and joyous faculty at the Montessori Children's Center, a year-round Montessori center that serves as the lab school for CME|NY. A beautiful campus, located at the Burke Rehabilitation Center in White Plains, with supportive families and passionate administration, we have an opening for a certified Montessori Head teacher to lead a classroom with a strong team of caring teachers and assistants in a dedicated Montessori environment. We have an infant room (3 months - 18 months), toddler room (18 months - 3 yrs), and early childhood room (3 years - 5 years). Highly competitive salary. Positions available in all classrooms.

Here are the qualities we are looking for: experienced Montessori Head teacher, dedicated, team player, coachable, flexible, happy to share knowledge with other folks, life-long learner, believes in the absorbent mind, takes responsibility, likes to pitch in, is reflective, well organized, patient, optimistic, friendly, enjoys children, has a sense of awe about nature, loves and lives Montessori. If that describes you, come join us. We're working each day to bring our approach to more and more families and children and spread the joy about Montessori education. Come join us in this important work!

Qualifications: B.A., Montessori Credential, 12 Credits in Early Childhood
Benefits include: Employer contribution Health Insurance (73%); paid time off; opportunities for professional development; free parking; opportunities to participate in the Teacher Training Program to qualified individuals. Competitive salary which is commiserate with experience and education. A very satisfying career. Life-long friendships.
School: Montessori Children's Center
White Plains, NY

POSITION: Teacher's Assistant

Job Description: We are looking to hire dedicated and caring teachers' assistants to work full-time in our Montessori child care center. T.A.'s work closely with trained Montessori teachers to provide a caring and nurturing learning environment for children from age 3 months to 6 years.

A gentle, calm, friendly nature and previous experience working with children is required. This is a great way to start your professional Montessori journey. If you are a patient, kind, and compassionate person who enjoys working with children, is a good team player, are willing to learn about Montessori philosophy and method, and open to coaching from a teacher and supervisor, please reach out to us by sending a complete resume including past employment working with children, references, and cover letter.

Qualifications: previous experience working with children under the age of 6

Benefits include: Employer contribution Health Insurance (73%) for full-time employees; opportunities for Montessori professional development; free on-site parking; beautiful campus; discounted employee cafeteria.

To apply:  Please send an email Director Maria Francella ( This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )  with a complete resume, including past employment working with children, references, and a cover letter. If you have a favorite quote from Maria Montessori, please reference the quote and why it informs your philosophy of education.

POSITION: Substitutes

We're always looking for substitutes! This is a great way to start your professional Montessori journey. If you are a patient, kind, and compassionate person who enjoys working with children, is a good team player, willing to learn about Montessori, open to coaching from a teacher and supervisor please reach out to us by sending a complete resume including past employment working with children, references, and cover letter.

Qualifications: previous experience working with children under the age of 6

To apply:  Please send an email Director Maria Francella ( This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )  with a complete resume, including past employment working with children, references, and a cover letter. If you have a favorite quote from Maria Montessori, please reference the quote and why it informs your philosophy of education.

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POSITION: Lead Teacher

LEVEL: Elementary 9-12

JOB TITLE:  Upper Elementary Teacher

SCHOOL: Great Beginnings Montessori School

148 Beach Road, Fairfield, CT 06824

p: 203-254-8208   email: c This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

website:  greatmontessori.com

Anticipated Start Date: September 2017

Minimum Education Required: Bachelors

Montessori Credential Level: Elementary 6-12

Will the school provide sponsorship for Montessori Credential training at CME|NY?  No

Job Description:  Great Beginnings Montessori School seeks an AMS or AMI trained Montessori upper elementary teacher to work part-time, in the morning, in a growing elementary 6-12 classroom.  Great Beginnings is an AMS school founded in 1996.  We currently serve 13 elementary, 56 primary and 16 toddlers.  We have an established, nurturing staff that works well together to create a lively yet peaceful environment for our children and families.  We are located in a church in the heart of Fairfield, CT near the beach and transportation systems to New York and New Haven.

Job Application Instructions:  Please call Cindy at 203-254-8208 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it and include a resume.

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POSITION: Head Teacher

LEVEL: Toddler

JOB TITLE:  Lead Infant/Toddler Teacher

SCHOOL: Fraser Woods Montessori School

173 South Main Street, Newtown, CT

203-426-3390

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website:  fraserwoods.com

Anticipated Start Date: August 25, 2017

Minimum Education Required: Bachelors

Montessori Credential Level: Infant/Toddler or willingness to be credentialed

Will the school provide sponsorship for Montessori Credential training at CME|NY?  Yes

Job Description:  Fraser Woods Montessori is seeking a Lead Toddler Teacher to work with children 15 months to about 3 years of age starting in the 2017-18 school year.  Applicants should have experience working with toddlers and a BA/BS degree is preferred.  Requirements include a AMS or AMI credential or the willingness to be trained over the summer; a love for working with this age child; a gentle and calm disposition; and a patient and loving nature.

Job Application Instructions:  Interested candidates should email a cover and resume to Chris Robertson, Head of School at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

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POSITION: Montessori Lead Teacher

LEVEL: Early Childhood

SCHOOL: Seneca Village Montessori School

24 Ford Street, Brooklyn, NY  11213

p: 347-470-2668   email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

www.senecavillagemontessori.com

Job Description:  Teachers in this program are expected to do the following: help children expand their fine and gross motor skills, language development, problem-solving and self-help skills using Montessori materials, art exploration, music enjoyment, and sensory activities - celebrate diversity in students, and use a culturally responsive approach to develop positive self-concept in each child - be committed to setting the standard for high quality child care at every level - prepare the Montessori environment, including materials and equipment, and ensure that all materials are in good repair and all sets are complete - plan and implement the Seneca Village Montessori curriculum - update curriculum as student needs dictate - serve as the main point of contact for all assistant teachers in the classroom.

Anticipated Start Date: 8/1/17

Minimum Education Required: Bachelors Degree in Early Childhood Education

Montessori Credential Level: AMI/AMS Credential in Early Childhood

Will the school provide sponsorship for Montessori Credential training at CME|NY?  No

Job Application Instructions: Please send your cover letter and resume to:   This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

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POSITION: Lead Teacher

LEVEL: Toddler

SCHOOL: Mariposa Montessori School

7809 Brodie Lane, Austin, TX  78745

p: 512-428-4280   email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

www.mariposamontessori.com

Job Description:  Mariposa Montessori School is an AMS accredited private institution; we are a small Montessori school with a warm, natural and nurturing environment.  We currently serve children ages 8 weeks to 12 years (6th Grade).  If you are passionate about authentic Montessori education, we have a home for you at our school.  For the 2017-2018 school year, we are seeking Lead Guides for our Young Children's Community (18 months to 3 years) and Children's House (3 years to 6 years) to join our team of supportive teachers and grow with our school, for years to come.  We need someone who takes initiative, has a peaceful and joyful personality, truly has a strong love for children, and embraces the Montessori Method, wholeheartedly. Some responsibilities include:  Preparing and maintaining the environment, Observing and recording milestones for each child using tracking tools, Keeping daily records and writing two short weekly journal entries (Birth to Three), Bi-weekly classroom newsletter, Child and parent orientations, Help lead workshops and meetings on implementing the Montessori philosophy, Cleaning and maintaining classroom organization and order, Supervision and direction of your assigned assistant teachers, Your attendance and contributions would be expected at all school events.  This position is full time, five days per week per calendar year with occasional staff meetings and school events after hours.  As a member of our salaried staff, you will receive paid time off days as well as all school holidays, paid.  Each teacher receives a monthly classroom budget for purchasing and the creation of hand-made materials.  Salary is competitive and reflective of education and experience.  In addition, Mariposa Montessori School is currently expanding and now accepting applications for the 2017-2018 school year for every level.  

Benefits:  Insurance, Paid Time Off

Anticipated Start Date: August 7, 2017

Minimum Education Required: High School Diploma

Montessori Credential Level: MACTE accredited certification, preferably AMS or AMI

Will the school provide sponsorship for Montessori Credential training at CME|NY?  N/A

Job Application Instructions: Please email resume and cover letter to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

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POSITION: Head Teacher

LEVEL: Toddler

JOB TITLE:  Toddler Lead Guide

SCHOOL: LePort Montessori Cobble Hill

292 Court Street, Brooklyn,  NY 11231

p: 718-208-4665   email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

www.leportschools.com

Job Description:  LePort Montessori Cobble Hill, located in Brooklyn, is seeking a Montessori trained teacher to lead a Toddler classroom.  If you have a passion for the Montessori philosophy, and take pride in creating and sustaining the highest quality educational environment, this position is for you! We are looking for teachers with all levels of experience.  In this role you will be responsible for leading a Toddler (18 months to 36 months) Montessori classroom with 12 students.  You will be the head teacher of a beautiful Montessori classroom fully equipped with state-of-the-art materials from leading manufacturers.  Are you a fluent Spanish-speaking teacher?  Please make sure to indicate this when you apply!  We have an immersion classroom that would be perfect for you!

Benefits:  health, dental, 401K, paid time off

Anticipated Start Date: Summer or Fall 2017

Minimum Education Required: Bachelors Preferred

Montessori Credential Level: Infant/Toddler

Will the school provide sponsorship for Montessori Credential training at CME|NY?  Not at this time.

Job Application Instructions: To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter at www.leportschools.com/careers and indicate that you are interested in the Brooklyn location. You can also submit your cover letter directly to Reid Sewell, Head of School, at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

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POSITION: Head Teacher

LEVEL: Early Childhood

JOB TITLE:  Primary Head Teacher

SCHOOL: LePort Montessori Cobble Hill

292 Court Street, Brooklyn,  NY 11231

p: 718-208-4665   email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

www.leportschools.com

Job Description:  LePort Montessori Cobble Hill, located in Brooklyn, is seeking a Montessori trained teacher to lead a Primary (ages 3-6) classroom.  If you have a passion for the Montessori philosophy, and take pride in creating and sustaining the highest quality educational environment, this position is for you! We are looking for teachers with all levels of experience.  In this role you will be responsible for leading a Primary (3-6 years) Montessori classroom with up to 20 students.  You will be the head teacher of a beautiful, newly renovated, Montessori classroom fully equipped with state-of-the-art materials from leading manufacturers and a special budget to personalize your environment.  Come join us as we grow this new campus!  

Benefits:  health, dental, 401K, paid time off

Anticipated Start Date: Summer or Fall 2017

Minimum Education Required: Bachelors or Masters in Education or related field

Montessori Credential Level: Primary (Early Childhood)

Will the school provide sponsorship for Montessori Credential training at CME|NY?  Not at this time.

Job Application Instructions: To apply, submit your cover letter and resume to www.leportschools.com/careers and indicate that you are interested in the Brooklyn location. You can also submit your cover letter and resume directly to Reid Sewell, Head of School, at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

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POSITION: Head Teacher

JOB TITLE:  Lead Teacher

LEVEL: Toddler

SCHOOL: Bushwick Montessori

803 Knickerbocker Avenue,  Brooklyn, NY 11207

p: 917-715-7278   email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

www.bushwickmontessori.org

Job Description: Bushwick Montessori will be opening its doors in September 2017.  We are committed to nurturing the development of the whole child through the thoughtful application of the Montessori method.  If you are a dedicated Montessorian who is interested in helping create the culture of a new school, please send us your resume and a brief cover letter explaining how you believe your experience and skill set could benefit our educational team.

Anticipated Start Date: August 2017

Minimum Education Required: NYS Teaching Certification required

Montessori Credential Level: Montessori Certification

Will the school provide sponsorship for Montessori Credential training at CME|NY?  Yes

Benefits:  Health

Job Application Instructions: Please send resume and cover letter to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

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POSITION: Head Teacher

JOB TITLE:  Primary Teacher

LEVEL: Early Childhood

SCHOOL: Farmington  Montessori Children's Room

315 Plainville Avenue, Unionville, CT 06095

p: 860-404-5202   email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Job Description: The Montessori Children's Room is looking for a certified AMS trained primary classroom teacher to join our team.  The teacher should be committed to creating a nurturing, safe, and engaging environment for our students.  Further you should be able to work as part of a team with other teaching staff, and be able to follow through with classroom routines and regulations that are applied at the school.  The job also includes and not limited to lesson planning, running a morning circle, record keeping, holding parent teacher conferences, consistent parent communication, etc.  An ideal candidate should be patient, reliable, energetic, and willing to be flexible with work duties.  Further the ideal candidate should be able to have patience and be comfortable with children 3-6.

Minimum Education Required: N/A

Montessori Credential Level: Certified in Primary Level

Will the school provide sponsorship for Montessori Credential training at CME|NY?  No

Job Application Instructions: Please email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or call 860-404-5202.

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POSITION: Lead Teacher

JOB TITLE:  Lead 3-5 Teacher

LEVEL: Early Childhood

SCHOOL: Montessori Community School of Rhode Island

73 Stanwood Street, Providence, RI 02907

p:401-654-4540   email: a This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

www.mcsri.org

Job Description: Montessori Community School of Rhode Island is seeking a Lead 3-5 Teacher for our Primary classroom with over 5 years of experience as a Lead Teacher and AMS certification.  BA in Early Childhood Education or related field required.  MA preferred.  Candidates demonstrating a strong track record as a Lead Preschool Teacher who have not had Montessori training will be considered. The Lead Teacher's primary role is to serve the positive development of each individual child and the classroom community as a whole.  S/he will be committed to professional development and a reflective teaching practice, have excellent classroom management skills, be enthusiastic about developing and implementing culturally responsive curriculum and making materials to support this learning.

Anticipated Start Date: August 23, 2017

Minimum Education Required: BA

Montessori Credential Level: Candidates demonstrating a strong track record as a Lead Preschool Teacher who have not had Montessori training will be considered.

Will the school provide sponsorship for Montessori Credential training at CME|NY?  Not at this time.

Job Application Instructions: Please send a thoughtful cover letter and resume to Amy Borak at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

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POSITION: Head Teacher

JOB TITLE:  Seeking Toddler 2s Teacher

LEVEL: Toddler

SCHOOL: Bergen-Lafayette Montessori School

324 Communipaw Avenue, Jersey City, NJ  07304

Phone: 201-706-3403

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www.bergenlafayettemontessori.com

Job Description: Bergen-Lafayette Montessori School is seeking a warm, nurturing, and committed Head Teacher for our small Toddler 2s class.  The class hosts eight children between the ages of 2.5 - 3 years old.  We are a dual-language school and we facilitate instruction for our students in both Spanish and English.  The ideal candidate for this job will either be an English or Spanish speaker, possessing a Montessori Infant/Toddler or Primary credential.  Our Head Teachers should ideally have a minimum of 3 years of experience teaching in an Infant/Toddler or Primary Montessori classroom, a commitment to child-centered education, and the ability to positively work in a collaborative environment with patience and respect for a diversity of ideas.

Anticipated Start Date: August 28, 2017

Minimum Education Required: Associate's Degree

Montessori Credential Level: Infant/Toddler or Primary

Will the school provide sponsorship for Montessori Credential training at CME|NY?  No

Job Application Instructions: If you have an interest in joining our young, dynamic and passionate team, kindly submit your cover letter, resume, three letters of recommendation, and a salary requirement to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .  Please visit our school's website at www.bergenlafayettemontessori.com to learn more about our mission and values.  We look forward to hearing from you!

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POSITION: Head Teacher

JOB TITLE:  Montessori Certified Head Teacher in Williamsburg

LEVEL: Early Childhood

SCHOOL: C'e Montessori Brooklyn

117  S  3rd Street, Brooklyn, NY  11249

Phone: 347-384-2179

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www.montessoribrooklyn.com

Job Description: We are seeking a Montessori Director/Lead Primary Teacher for our Primary Classroom, ages 2 1/2 - 6.  Candidate should have experience in the day-to-day workings of a Montessori School with a true committment and passion to Montessori academic excellence as well as experience in preschool administration, operations, and curriculum.  The candidate must possess leadership skills, be flexible and positive.  Full Time Position

Anticipated Start Date: August 2017

Minimum Education Required: BA

Montessori Credential Level: Primary or Toddler

Will the school provide sponsorship for Montessori Credential training at CME|NY?  Yes, if needed.

Job Application Instructions: Email cover letter and resume to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .  Please include whether you are bilingual (Spanish) or hold NYS teaching certification.

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POSITION: Head Teacher

JOB TITLE:  Lead Montessori Teacher

LEVEL: Early Childhood

SCHOOL: Metro Montessori

11820 Parklawn Drive, Rockville, MD  20852

Phone: 301-230-0901

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www.schoolsmetro.com

Job Description: The qualified candidate will:  Be committed to helping Metro Montessori continue to set the standard for high quality Montessori education at every level.  Establish and maintain a safe, healthy, loving, and nurturing environment for all children.  Be responsible for writing lesson plans in accordance to curriculum requirements. Monitor each individual child's developmental milestones related to body, mind, communication, and self.  Establish positive and effective communication and relationships with families.  Serve as supervisor and leader for all assistant teachers in the classroom.  Be able to communicate effectively with Head of School.  Participate in staff meetings and required teacher trainings.  Function both as a "roll up your sleeves" hands on employee.  Ability to maintain highest degree of confidentiality.  Highly developed ability to work in a detail-oriented, multi-task environment, meeting deadlines and setting priorities under pressure.  Be physically active, engaged, and able to lift 40 pounds.

Anticipated Start Date: August 2017

Minimum Education Required: Bachelors Degree

Montessori Credential Level: Early Childhood

Benefits:  We offer medical, dental, short term disability, long term disability, life insurance, group accident and critical illness.

Will the school provide sponsorship for Montessori Credential training at CME|NY?  No

Job Application Instructions: For immediate consideration, please submit your resume and cover letter with salary requirements to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , and at least one letter of reference.

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POSITION: Lead Teacher

JOB TITLE:  Lead Teacher for Toddler Classroom

LEVEL: Toddler

SCHOOL: Hudson Montessori

10 Regent Street, Suite 2A, Jersey City, NJ  07302

Phone: 201-516-0700

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www.hudsonmontessori.net

Job Description: We are looking for a motivated AMS certified lead teacher to be part of a great team working in a Toddler (2 year old) classroom.  We are also happy to meet those who are an intern or have one year of experience.  This is an excellent opportunity to join a friendly, vibrant and dynamic team environment.  If you are a passionate teacher dedicated to the Montessori philosophy and method, we would like to meet you.  We are a growing school with 250 children in the 2 to 12 year age group.  We are located in downtown Jersey City and are blessed with a diverse cultural mix among our students.  Our staff of supportive and dedicated teachers works as a team.  The school is located convenient to the Light Rail (1 minute walk) and the PATH (5 minute walk).

Anticipated Start Date: 8/24/17

Minimum Education Required: Bachelors

Montessori Credential Level: Toddler

Benefits:  Access to health care

Will the school provide sponsorship for Montessori Credential training at CME|NY?  Yes

Job Application Instructions: Please submit a cover letter, resume and provide three references.

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