Job Postings

Postings for open positions and positions desired can be submitted by phone, regular mail, e-mail or through the online form below.

Open Positions:
Free for MMS affiliated schools
$25 for non-MMS affiliated schools

Positions Desired:
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$10 for non-MMS members

Postings will remain on this page for four months unless cancelled by the submitter. Ads can be resubmitted.

If payment is due, your posting will be added to this Web page as soon as payment is received. Mail to:

Michigan Montessori Society
466 N. John Daly Rd.
Dearborn Heights, MI 48127

Open Positions

A starter class of 5-6 year olds seeks either preschool or elementary trained teacher familiar or comfortable with Jewish customs and culture for a temporary maternity leave teaching job. We are looking for someone warm, decisive, and open with Montessori experience and expertise. Certification is preferred but someone on a track to certification is the minimum. We are a brand new school with children of mixed Montessori and traditional backgrounds. The teacher stepping in would primarily be focused on building literacy and basic pre-elementary math skills, as well as maintaining a Montessori environment in tone, discipline decisions, and structure. It is a small class of 8 children with a non-Montessori trained assistant, who will be covering Hebrew language, Jewish holidays, and prayers et al.

The position will begin at the beginning of November end either mid December or January. If you are interested, please contact maormichigan@gmail.com with your resume, including teacher experience, and references.

posted 09/14


Go Like the Wind Montessori School is seeking a Montessori Lead Teacher for our Toddler Room working with children 12 months to 36 months old. Full-time position available.

Requirements:

  • An Montessori AMI or AMS credential
  • Excellent communication skills within the classroom and with the parents
  • Work well within a team atmosphere
  • Flexibility, calm mannerisms and patience are key requirements
  • Classroom management skills
  • Candidates must either have or be willing to receive their CPR, First Aid, and Blood Borne Pathogens training.

Responsibilities:

  • Caring for infants’ and toddlers' basic needs
  • Cleaning and sanitizing the classroom and materials
  • Communication with parents about child’s day.
  • Supervise the other teachers on a daily basis
  • Determine the curriculum for the toddlers
  • Communicate with administration if there are additional classroom needs (supplies, personnel)

Please email resume to tfazio@golikethewind.com.

posted 09/05


Christian Montessori School in Waterford/Commerce area is seeking a Lead Infant/ Toddler Teacher and an After Care Program Caregiver. The applicant should have classroom management skills, with the ability to maintain a safe, clean, creative learning environment. The ideal candidate is loving, energetic, caring, and patient.

Infant/Toddler candidate must be available M-F between 9am-6pm
After Care Program Caregiver candidate must be available M-F between 3-6pm

Requirements:

  • Applicants must have experience with children birth to six.
  • Be at least 19 years of age
  • Undergo a physical and TB test as well as a criminal background check and DHS clearance
  • Have CPR and First Aid Certification or be willing to obtain

Please email resume to bestteacherforearlyed@gmail.com or call (248) 363-8100 to schedule an interview.

posted 08/30


International Montessori Academy in Southfield is looking for Classroom Assistant for 3 - 6 classroom. Interested candidates must be 18 years age or older, loving, caring, and patient with children. Candidates are not required to be Montessori certified, but positive interest in learning Montessori method and desire to be certified will be advantageous.

Please send your resume to info@imamichigan.com.

posted 08/29


Grand Blanc Montessori is hiring! Because of the school expansion, we are seeking a classroom assistant for our 3-6 year old Montessori environment. For more information about our school, please visit our website at www.grandblancmontessori.com Our ideal candidate has a love for, and a dedication to, the education of children and exhibits a positive, calm, and quiet demeanor.

Classroom Assistants agree to maintain CPR and basic first aid certification, know the school emergency procedures and perform other duties not specifically stated as directed by teachers or the school‛s Head of School. All staff members are expected to dress and act in a respectable and professional manner.

Candidate must be dependable, at least 18 years old and have previous experience working with children. We value individuals who wish to cultivate the potential within each child and embrace the Montessori philosophy. Candidates need not be Montessori trained, but experience with children, patience, and a willingness to learn is vital. Grand Blanc Montessori offers many training and advancement opportunities to the right candidate.

If interested, please send your resume to grandblancmontessori@gmail.com.

posted 08/20


Full Time Preschool/Kindergarten Classroom Assistant Needed for Established Montessori School in Farmington Hills. Ideal candidate would have:

  • Montessori experience (at least 1 year),
  • Education (college) / interest in early childhood,
  • Ability to work cooperatively in a collegial setting,
  • Able to lift a child and perform basic cleaning tasks,
  • Willing to work both in and out of the classroom (i.e nap, daycare time, lunch supervision),
  • Flexibility is a plus

If interested, please contact Karen Lumsden at 248-476-9660 to arrange for an interview or send your resume to kjlumsden@gmail.com.

posted 08/10


Plymouth-Canton Montessori School is seeking assistant caregivers for our Toddler Program starting in September 2017. Morning and afternoon shifts available (Monday-Friday). The ideal candidate will have prior experience in an early childhood program serving children 18 months - 3 years or be pursuing a degree in early childhood education.

Responsibilities

  • Assist head teacher in the care and guidance of children's basic needs
  • Help organize and manage the classroom environment and materials
  • Work as a team

Requirements

  • Calm, patient demeanor
  • Flexibility
  • Physically able to lift 40# and manage bending, kneeling, sitting on floor

We are also looking for individuals who may be interested in working as substitute teacher's aides. If you are interested in employment with Plymouth-Canton Montessori School, please send your resume to pcmontessori@sbcglobal.net or call (734) 459-1550.

posted 08/10


Openings at Dearborn Heights Montessori Center

Dearborn Heights Montessori Center, an authentic AMS affiliated, NAEYC accredited experienced Spanish teacher for students in grades 1-8. Requirements include a Bachelor’s Degree or higher in education, must be passionate about children, and committed to excellence. Please submit resume to lspringer@dhmontessori.org.

Dearborn Heights Montessori Center, an authentic AMS affiliated, NAEYC accredited Montessori school serving students toddler through eighth grade, is seeking after-school (3-6 pm) assistants. Candidates must be 18 years of age or older, be enthusiastic about and have experience working with children. We welcome college students! Please submit resume to lspringer@dhmontessori.org.

Dearborn Heights Montessori Center, an authentic AMS affiliated, NAEYC accredited Montessori school serving students toddler through eighth grade, is seeking toddler classroom and toddler daycare assistants. Morning and afternoon shifts available. Candidates must have experience working with young children. CDA or early childhood associate degree preferred. Please submit resume to lspringer@dhmontessori.org.

posted 08/04


Montessori Center of Downriver, an established school of 26 years, is seeking an assistant in the Toddler class to fill a vacancy during a long term maternity leave. The individual hired will remain on as the permanent substitute with guaranteed hours for the school year. We are seeking a candidate who is kind, patient and has an understanding of child development. Interested parties may contact the Director, Mary Lamos, at 734-282-6465 or via email at mlamos@montessoridownriver.com

posted 07/24


Go Like the Wind Montessori is seeking a Spanish teacher to teach our elementary-8th graders. There are approximately 5 groups based on grade and level of proficiency. Each group is taught twice per week and with prep time and meetings, one can expect approximately 15 hours per week. The role would begin in August of the 2017-18 academic year. Qualified Candidates will have 2 years minimum experience in a classroom setting, a Bachelor’s Degree and be fluent in Spanish. The position requires a track record of implementing successful curriculum, a passion for student development and an ability to have a flexible, cooperative working relationship with parents, students, staff and administration.

Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter to tfazio@golikethewind.com.

posted 07/17


Go Like the Wind Montessori School located in Ann Arbor is seeking a Director of Montessori Education who will be responsible for creating and maintaining a high quality Montessori aligned educational environment that is rigorous, consistent, reflects the school mission and meets state performance standards. Requirements include a Bachelor’s Degree or higher in education,Montessori Certification, Experience leading teachers and children,Warm and positive demeanor, Exceptional leadership and communication skills, Proactive spirit, high motivation and the ability to work independently.

Please email your letter of interest and resume to tfazio@golikethewind.com.

posted 07/16


The Montessori School of Kalamazoo is seeking a trained Montessori Guide to cover a maternity leave. The position will start mid-December 2017 and continue through late January 2018. There is potential for a longer part-time role and for consideration for other full-time openings in the future. The candidate must hold a bachelor's degree and hold AMI or AMS Primary credentials.

For 40 years, The Montessori School has served as a non-profit, private education institution for children ages 3–12. Our highly trained, credentialed teachers nurture and cultivate each child’s curiosity while providing a strong foundation for continued academic success.

Interested candidates should send a letter of intent and resume to ann@themontessorischool.org.

posted 07/08


Children's Academy, a Montessori school in Troy is seeking a Program Director who will inspire and lead a team of passionate teachers , build relationships with families and encourage students to reach their full potential. Applicants must meet education and licensing requirements for directors in Michigan. Montessori educators are preferred. Please send letter of intent and resume to office@ocamontessori.com

posted 07/06


Country Hills Montessori is seeking a dynamic pre-primary lead teacher for our state-of-the-art Montessori school in Farmington Hills. Outstanding candidates will hold their Montessori certification from an accredited Montessori program and have at least 3 years experience. We seek educators who are passionate about children, team players, and are committed to excellence. Please send letter of intent and resume to: Countryhillsmontessori@gmail.com Attn: Tanya

posted 06/12


Ann Arbor Children's House is seeking a Montessori trained teacher to assist in the classroom Monday through Friday from 8 am to 1 pm. The ideal candidate is an experienced teacher who'd like to work in a vibrant traditional classroom for children ages 3-6 and who does not want the responsibility of being the lead teacher.

We offer a competitive salary and professional development opportunities. Please email a brief letter of introduction and current resume to annarborchildrenshouse@gmail.com if you are interested in joining our enthusiastic team.

posted 05/29


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