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:
Free for MMS members
$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

Lakes Area Montessori is looking for substitute teachers/teacher assistants for our Pre-school/Kindergarten classrooms. Experience preferred. Must display a gentle/kind approach of communication with children and adults.

Email resume to

posted 10/18

Brighton Montessori is seeking a Teacher Assistant for our Toddler Environment caring for students 16 - 36 months in age. This position is Monday - Thursday and will fulfill 20-30 hours per week with the potential of transitioning to a full time position for the right candidate. The ideal candidate will have prior early childhood experience, flexibility, and ability to take on varying roles in any of our classroom environments.


  • Assist Lead Teacher in care and guidance of students
  • Help to maintain an orderly, organized, and peaceful environment
  • Work cooperatively with fellow teachers

If you are interested, please contact

posted 09/28

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 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.


  • 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.


  • 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

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


  • 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 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

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 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

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

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.


  • 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


  • 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 or call (734) 459-1550.

posted 08/10

Openings at Dearborn Heights Montessori Center

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

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

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

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

posted 07/17

Positions Desired

There are no positions desired postings at this time.

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