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SCHOOL: Montessori Children's Center

220 Westchester Avenue
West Harrison, NY  10604
p. 914-607-7600     This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
www.montessorichildrensctr.com

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

MCC is pleased to announce the opening of new toddler and early childhood classrooms. We are currently interviewing for a Head Toddler Teacher and a Head Early Childhood Teacher.  A minimum of two years teaching experience as a lead is required, along with either an AMS or AMI Montessori credential. This is an amazing opportunity to get a fresh start in a beautiful new environment and work with a team of passionate and dedicated Montessorians and assistants. 

MCC is licensed by NYOCFS and is a member school of AMS. MCC was one of the first Montessori child care centers in the United States. Many of the routines, procedures, and practices used in Montessori toddler programs around the country were developed at MCC.  MCC is a community of informed, engaged, and compassionate Montessori teachers, administrators, and leaders who continue Dr. Montessori's work of helping each child to develop to his or her full potential. Being part of this dynamic and influential organization is satisfying and rewarding. 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.

POSITION: Head Teacher (Toddler and Early Childhood)

Job description: We are looking to hire one new Toddler Head Teacher and one new Early Childhood Head Teacher. Each will lead a classroom in a brand-new environment. The toddler classroom has 12 children, the early childhood has 18 children.  This is an amazing opportunity to develop your team and your classroom with a fresh start, following the Montessori curriciulum, using the full range of Montessori materials and following the Montessori approach to education, while enjoying the benefits of working in a year-round program.

Benefits for Head Teachers include: 4 weeks of paid vacation, paid time off for holidays, 2 personal days, 6 sick days, paid one-hour lunch break, paid teacher planning time, plus employee contribution to health insurance. Free parking, comfortable employee break room, and a beautiful campus. Near cafeteria, local eateries, transportation and highways.

POSITION: Teacher's Assistant

Job Description: We are looking to hire dedicated and caring teachers' assistants to work either  full-time and part-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 18 months to 5 years of age. 

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 toddlers (18 months - 3 years) or children 3 years to 5 years old.

Benefits include: Employer contribution Health Insurance for full-time employees; opportunities for Montessori professional development; free on-site parking, comfortable break room; beautiful campus. Paid lunch break. Overtime pay for employees who work over a 40-hour week.

To apply:  Please send an email Director K.T. Korngold ( 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 5

To apply:  Please send an email Director K.T. Korngold ( 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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JOB TITLE: Primary Head Guide

LEVEL: Early Childhood

POSITION TYPE: Head Teacher

SCHOOL: Montgomery Montessori School

136 Clinton Street, Montgomery, NY 12549

Phone: 845-401-9232

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School Website: www.montgomeryms.com

Job Description:  Be educated and certified in the Montessori philosophy and methodology appropriate to the age level taught, and have the ability and dedication to put the key concepts into practice. Apply observational skills to match students developmental needs with materials and activities.  Apply teaching strategies that support and facilitate the unique growth of each individual student.  Be skilled in guiding students in creating individual learning plans.  Candidates must be capable of developing curricular materials that meet the developmental needs of students; demonstrate the ability to work with a diverse group of students and parents, and to work as a team member within a cluster, school, and community to create a strong professional learning community.

Minimum Education Level Required: BA

Montessori Credential Level: Primary 3-6

Anticipated Start Date: August 2019

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

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

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JOB TITLE: Head Teacher

LEVEL: Early Childhood

POSITION TYPE: Head Teacher

SCHOOL: Casa Montessori

119 Union Street, Brooklyn, NY 11231

Phone: 347-889-7309

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School Website: www.casamontessorinyc.com

Job Description:  Full-time, Head Teacher position available in small, intimate, nurturing, bilingual (Spanish) Montessori Preschool in Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn.  We are looking for a warm, loving and motivated teacher to join our intimate classroom environment who has a strong passion and love for early childhood.  Teacher must:  Create an intentional, nurturing and beautiful Montessori environment for children and their families. Establish strong relationships with children, parents and caregivers.  Carefully observe children and document their learning.  Be collaborative and supportive of the teaching team.  NYS Teaching License REQUIRED.  Montessori training REQUIRED.  Spanish speaker ideal (but not required).  A minimum of two years classroom experience.  Resume/Recommendations Required.

Minimum Education Level Required: Bachelors Degree

Montessori Credential Level: Early Childhood

Anticipated Start Date: September 2019

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

Job Application Instructions: Please email your resume along with two letters of recommendation to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .  We will contact you upon receiving your information for an interview.

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POSITION TYPE: Head Teacher

LEVEL: Toddler

SCHOOL: Pine Street School

25 Pine Street, New York, NY  10005

Phone: 212-235-2300

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School Website: www.pinestreetschool.com

Job Description:  If 2-year old's are your favorite and you master this age group, we have a home for you!  We love our little ones!  We are looking for someone with at least 3 years of experience working with children 24-36 months of age.  You must have completed a Bachelor's Degree, preferably in a related field.  Master's Degree is highly desired and Montessori training or experience a plus.  We invite teachers to promote cross-cultural activities and the dual language immersion program in the school and community.  You will be asked to work with your Co-Teacher in best practices with this age group, model those practices, and lead all parent communications.  You need to be able and willing to change diapers.  The class size is 10 children working with 2 teachers.

Minimum Education Level Required: Bachelors

Montessori Credential Level: Infant/Toddler

Will the school provide sponsorship for Montessori Credential training at CME|NY?: If needed.

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

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POSITION TYPE: Head Teacher

LEVEL: Early Childhood

SCHOOL: Pine Street School

25 Pine Street, New York, NY  10005

Phone: 212-235-2300

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School Website: www.pinestreetschool.com

Job Description:  This position requires at least 3 years of experience working with children age 2-5 years of age.  You must have completed a Bachelor's Degree, preferably in a related field.  Master's Degree is highly desired and Montessori training or experience a plus.  We invite teachers to promote cross-cultural activities and the dual language immersion program in the school and community.  You will be responsible for working with your Co-Teacher in best practices with this age group, model those practices, and lead all parent communications.  You will work closely with the Head of School to evaluate student progress and support your teaching team.  Teaching teams work together to create curriculum that is developmentally appropriate and aligned with our pedagogy.

Minimum Education Level Required: Bachelors

Montessori Credential Level: Early Childhood

Anticipated Start Date:  08/01/2019

Will the school provide sponsorship for Montessori Credential training at CME|NY?: If needed.

Job Application Instructions: Please email us your 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 TYPE: Assistant Teacher

LEVEL: Early Childhood

SCHOOL: Battery Park Montessori

21 South End Avenue, New York, NY  10280

Phone: 212-235-2300

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School Website: www.batteryparkmontessori.com

Job Description:  This position requires that you are enrolled in or have completed a Bachelor's Degree, preferably in a related field, and have at least 1 complete year of experience with children age 2-5 years.  In our school, we nurture the talents and skills of our assistant teachers with the intent of promoting them to lead positions in the future. You will share responsibilities with the Lead Teacher and be expected to learn proactively under the Lead Teacher's mentorship.  As an assistant, you will support the efforts of the Lead Teacher and that of the whole teaching team.  We are a trilingual school.  We invite all of our teachers to promote cross-cultural activities and cultural literacy in our community.

Minimum Education Level Required: Bachelors

Anticipated Start Date:  08/01/2019

Will the school provide sponsorship for Montessori Credential training at CME|NY?: If needed.

Job Application Instructions: Please email us your 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 TYPE: Head Teacher

LEVEL: Early Childhood

JOB TITLE:  Primary Teacher

SCHOOL: Carrig Montessori School

100 Maspeth Avenue, Brooklyn, NY  11211

Phone: 718-388-1023

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School Website: www.carrigmontessori.com

Job Description: Carrig Montessori is the longest running Montessori school in North Brooklyn, and is one of the few schools in Brooklyn to be a Full Member School of the American Montessori Society. Family owned and operated since 2009, we pride ourselves in creating a vibrant community for parents, teachers and students.  We are beginning the hiring process for the 2019-2020 school year and are looking for highly dedicated Montessori teachers to join our close knit team!  Applicants must hold a bachelor's degree and have Montessori experience.  AMS certified applicants are preferred. Students embarking on their Montessori training would be supported by our experienced staff and Full Member status with AMS.  

Minimum Education Level Required: Bachelor's Degree

Montessori Credential Level: Early Childhood Certification or In Process

Anticipated Start Date: August 1, 2019

Benefits: Healthcare, dental and vision

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 with both a cover letter and resume.

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POSITION TYPE: Head Teacher

LEVEL: Early Childhood

JOB TITLE:  Lead Guide at Polis World School

SCHOOL: Polis World School

12 East 79th Street, New York, NY  10075

Phone: 323-926-0236

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School Website: https://polis.school/

Job Description: Polis's innovative Toddler, Children's House and Elementary programs combine rigorous, structured learning with individualization and autonomy.  We help nurture truly cosmopolitan adults - individuals who can think and act globally, who live full lives unencumbered by borders and boundaries.  We offer rigorous Mandarin language exposure in our bilingual program, with language and content instruction in both Mandarin and English.  In this role, you'll create and lead a model classroom.  Through your efforts, parents will see what's possible for their child when authentic, high-quality Montessori is alive and well in the prepared environment.  You will be provided with a full set of high-quality materials from leading manufacturers, along with a classroom budget to make your classroom unique.

Minimum Education Level Required: NYSED Certification and BA in Early Childhood Education

Montessori Credential Level: Montessori diploma

Anticipated Start Date: Flexible

Benefits: Health Insurance, 401K, Tuition Discount and more

Salary Range:  Commensurate with experience

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

Job Application Instructions: Apply online by submitting your resume at:  https://boards.greenhouse.io/poliscareers

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POSITION TYPE: Lead Teacher

LEVEL: Elementary 6-9

JOB TITLE:  Elementary Montessori Guides (Teachers)

SCHOOL: Latin American Montessori Bilingual Public Charter School (LAMB)

1375 Missouri Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20011

Phone: 202-726-6200

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School Website: http://www.lambpcs.org

Job Description: LAMB is seeking Elementary Montessori Guides (teachers) to join our team!  We are a bilingual (Spanish/English) public school in Washington, DC serving students in PK3-5th grade.  For the complete job description and to apply, please visit the career section of our website at http://www.lambpcs.org/careers.

Minimum Education Level Required: BA

Montessori Credential Level: Elementary 6-9 or 9-12

Anticipated Start Date: 8/12/19

Salary Range:  Commensurate with experience

Will the school provide sponsorship for Montessori Credential training?: depending on candidate

Job Application Instructions: For the complete job description and to apply, please visit the career section of our website at http://www.lambpcs.org/careers.

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POSITION TYPE: Lead Teacher

LEVEL: Early Childhood

JOB TITLE:  Teacher 3 & 4 year olds

SCHOOL: Rio Valley Montessori

24 Demarest Mill Road, West Nyack, NY 

Phone: 845-751-2174

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www.riovalleymontessori.com

Job Description: A Summer Position, July 8-August 2, in a new Montessori preschool is available!  A great opportunity to hone your skill with a small class and/or make some extra money.  You would be teaching 3-4 curious minds of 3 and 4 year old's.  The children are all already students of the Montessori curriculum and method.  An intimate yet spacious setting with your own classroom.  Convenient Summer Schedule, Monday - Thursday, 8 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.

Minimum Education Level Required: Bachelor's Degree

Montessori Credential Level: 3-6 OR Anticipating Credential

Anticipated Start Date: July 8, 2019

Benefits:  Lunch and Pool use included.

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

Job Application Instructions: Please call or text 845-751-2174. I look forward to speaking with you!  Rebecca

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POSITION TYPE: Head Teacher

LEVEL: Elementary 9-12

JOB TITLE:  Montessori Lead Teacher: Grades 4-6/Upper Elementary Level

SCHOOL: Montessori School of Northampton

51 Bates Street, Northampton, MA 01060

Phone: 413-563-4645

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www.northamptonmontessori.org

Job Description: The Montessori School of Northampton is looking for a dynamic, creative and nurturing Lead Guide for our combined grades 4-6 classroom who has demonstrated knowledge and skill in instructional principles, methods and techniques.  Ability to effectively teach to a wide range of students' academic needs, interests and varying abilities.  Culturally responsive classroom management that treats children with unconditional positive regard is required.  Ability to develop positive, trusting relationships within the community.  Position requires some outside of school day activities such as school events and an overnight class retreat.

Minimum Education Level Required: Bachelors

Montessori Credential Level: Upper Elementary trained

Anticipated Start Date: 8/1/19

Job Application Instructions: Please send resume and cover letter and three references to:  Director of Admission, Montessori School of Northampton, 51 Bates Street, Northampton, MA 01060.   This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it   This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

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POSITION TYPE: Head Teacher

LEVEL: Early Childhood

JOB TITLE:  Primary Lead Guide

SCHOOL: Cool Springs Montessori

207 Gothic Court, Franklin, TN  37067

Phone: 615-465-2081

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www.Coolspringsmontessori.com

Job Description: Our Montessori school, located in Cool Springs, is currently seeking a Primary Lead Guide.  Open since 2011, CSM strives to be a warm, welcoming community in which children and adults alike find friendship and support.  We are committed to providing a superior Montessori education for children ages 18 months through Kindergarten. Applicants must have a Bachelors degree, and a Montessori Early Childhood certification from a MACTE-accredited program.  Our ideal candidate will have a love of teaching and working with young children, classroom teaching experience, and a true passion for the Montessori philosophy.  We are looking for someone who is self-guided, yet works well as a team player and collaborator, and someone who will be able to transition seamlessly into our community.

Minimum Education Level Required: Bachelors

Montessori Credential Level: Early Childhood

Anticipated Start Date: August 2019

Salary Range:  Depends on experience.

Job Application Instructions: Please mail or email your resume, along with a detailed cover letter highlighting your teaching and Montessori experience, to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it