Professional Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in Montessori Children’s School! We are accepting applications for the following:

Assistants within a Montessori classroom:  Toddler (ages 1-3) / Young Children’s House; Primary (age 3-6) / Children’s House; Lower/Upper Elementary (age 6-12)

The candidate should be respectful of all children, adults and the world, bring a love for children and a willingness to learn the Montessori Method. Previous Montessori experience is a plus. Assistant Training from a Montessori organization (AMI, AMS, MEPI, etc.) is encouraged, but not required.

Lead Directress/Director/Guide in Toddler (age 1-3); Primary (age 3-6); Lower Elementary (age 6-9); Upper Elementary (age 9-12); and Adolescent (age 12-15).  Candidates must hold a Montessori Credential (in the age level) from a MACTE accredited teacher training program and have Montessori classroom experience. The candidate should be respectful of all children, adults and the world and bring a love for children.

  • The ideal candidate must also:
  • Have strong classroom management skills.
  • Have a passion for Montessori education.
  • Be willing to incorporate the outdoors in the learning environment.
  • Be honest, dedicated and nurturing.
  • Be well organized.
  • Be a team player.

We ask for a school year commitment from August 15, 2018 to June 14, 2019 for all positions.  Salary – Depends on Experience. We offer competitive salary and benefits to our staff.

For all candidates send a cover letter, resume, educational philosophy and three (3) professional references to:

Alice Hampton, alice.hampton@mcsjax.org
Education Director
Montessori Children’s School
714 Bates St
Jacksonville, NC 28540
Fax: 910-938-8990