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Available Positions

Full Time Classroom Assistant

Gateway Montessori School in Downtown Birmingham is currently hiring for a full-time classroom assistant for the Fall, 2024/2025 school year.  Montessori experience is preferred.

Competitive pay, paid days off, paid holidays and paid breaks.

If you are looking for a rewarding experience working with children in a loving and caring environment, send your resume and cover letter to jmeerschaert@gatewaymontessori.org.

Posted by:
Judy Meerschaert
300 Willits
Birmingham, Michigan 48009

Posted on 05/09

Upper Elementary Guide

Montessori Radmoor is a private school arranged on a beautiful 9 acre campus in Okemos, Michigan adjacent to Michigan State University. As the school continues to grow, it seeks a second Upper Elementary Guide for the 2024-2025 academic year and beyond. Montessori Radmoor is recognized by Association Montessori Internationale (AMI/USA), and serves children from 18 months old through sixth grade. The school has over 200 students and has been in operation for 55 years. Come be a part of our community as we empower children to become successful world citizens.

 

Required Competencies & Qualifications:

  • A passion for facilitating the development of independent, confident and curious children;
  • Ability to provide services to all children and families with respect and dignity;
  • Ability to understand and willingness to work with a range of learning styles;
  • Excellent listening and communications skills;
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills;
  • A love of children and a  sense of humor;

 

Education and Experience:

  • Certification (ages 6-12) from a Montessori Accreditation Committee for Teacher Education (MACTE) approved program (AMS, AMI, IMC etc.) appropriate to the age level being taught.  Candidates may be at the Practicum stage of Montessori certification, however, full certification is preferred.
  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university.
  • Prior experience in a Montessori classroom environment.

 

Posted by:
Montessori Radmoor School
2745 Mt Hope Rd.
Okemos, Michigan 48864

Posted on 05/03

Montessori Assistants for Fall

Gateway Montessori School in Birmingham, Michigan, is looking for assistants for the       2024-2025 school year.  Montessori experience is desired but not required.  Childcare experience is required.  If you are looking for a rewarding experience working with children and a great staff, please send your resume to jmeerschaert@gatewaymontessori.org.

We offer competitive pay and paid days off as well as paid holidays.  We also provide a paid lunch break.

Posted by:
Judy Meerschaert
300 Willits
Birmingham, Michigan 48009

Posted on 04/09

Summer Camp Assistants

Gateway Montessori School currently looking for summer camp assistants for this coming summer.  Morning and afternoon positions are available.  Qualified candidates will start at $15/hour.

We are looking for ambitious, creative, flexible and nurturing candidates who enjoy working with children and are team players.

Montessori experience is not required but can be helpful.  Childcare experience is required.

If you are looking for a rewarding summer working with a great staff at a wonderful school surrounded by loving children, please send your resume and cover letter to: jmeerschaert@gatewaymontessori.org

Posted by:
Judy Meerschaert
300 Willits
Birmingham, Michigan 48009

Posted on 04/02

Children’s House (3-6 year olds) Lead Teacher

Christian Montessori School of Ann Arbor is seeking a dedicated and caring Co-Lead Children’s House teacher for the 2024-2025 school year. Montessori Primary (3-6) AMS, AMI or MACTE qualification is desirable. Start date late summer and we will sponsor Montessori training for the right candidate. Each Children’s House classroom has two Lead Teachers and a part time classroom assistant. Salary is dependent on experience and qualifications. Note: This is a 10 month school year position but ability to work part or all of the summer is also desirable.

About us

Christian Montessori School of Ann Arbor has been operating since 1998 as a non-profit private school serving children from infancy through elementary in west Ann Arbor. Our mission is to inspire a lifelong love of learning through an authentic Montessori education rooted in Christian values.

CMSAA’s mission is to inspire a lifelong love of learning through an authentic Montessori education rooted in Christian values.

Responsibilities

  • Teach and supervise all students in class using the Montessori Method, curriculum in all areas of study, including leading Children and Worship lessons and prayer, alongside a co-lead
  • Prepare weekly lesson plans and record students’ progress
  • Maintain current ongoing records (communication logs, conference summary forms, observation notes) on all students in your care using Transparent Classroom
  • Work collaboratively with all teachers on lesson planning, scheduling, and managing student transitions.
  • Supervise, direct, and mentor teaching assistants
  • Proven track record collaborating with colleagues
  • Understand and promote the school’s mission and values at all times.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education, Child Development or a Child related field or equivalent experience working with children

Desired Qualifications

  • American Montessori Society (AMS), Association Montessori International (AMI), or Montessori Accreditation Council for Teacher Education (MACTE) certified preferred.
  • Experience leading in a Montessori classroom and 3+ years teaching experience
  • Be comfortable talking with children about the Christian faith and principles, and leading them prayer

Benefits

  • Paid Montessori certification available for candidate with required education or teaching experience
  • Regular administration breaks
  • Paid time off including school breaks
  • Paid background check and BBP training upon hire
  • Paid professional development (at least16 hours a year required) including ongoing PD
  • CPR/First Aid training provided
  • 403(b)

Posted by:
Christian Montessori School of Ann Arbor
5225 Jackson Road
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48103

Posted on 03/20

Elementary Teacher Assistant

Roots Montessori is looking for an Elementary Teacher Assistant.  The individual in this position will work directly with the Lead Teacher in a Lower Elementary classroom.

Qualifications: 

  • Ideally, candidates would have AMS training as a teaching assistant and a two or four-year college degree.
  • Experience working with students in an academic setting, ideally in a Montessori environment
  • Some child development training or education
  • Able to work not only with children but with parents and other staff members as well
  •  If the candidate does not have the above qualifications candidate should be willing to commit to learning Montessori philosophies. 

This is a Full-Time position beginning in the 2024/25 school year.

Roots Montessori offers competitive salaries and benefits packages.

Posted by:
Roots Montessori School
14492 Sheldon Road
PLYMOUTH, Michigan 48170

Posted on 03/14

Lead Teacher Lower Elementary

Country Hills Montessori is seeking a Lower Elementary Montessori teacher with 2 years experience for the 2024-2025 school year. Montessori Elementary Certification from AMS, AMI, or MACTE is required. Candidate must have experience working in a mixed age lower level Montessori classroom of children 6-9 years of age. Candidate is expected to work collaboratively for the benefit of each child and the school, demonstrate a commitment to professional growth and development, and must ensure effective classroom management skills. The successful candidate must follow all school policies and procedures and be able to communicate effectively with students, parents, and teachers. We are looking for a kind, nurturing, and compassionate teacher who loves children and is dedicated to learning.

Please email resume and letter of intent.

Required Qualifications:

Official transcripts and diploma

At least 2 years of classroom experience

Patience working with elementary aged children

Applicants should email letter of intent, resume, and 3 references to Ms. Tanya Head of School.

Posted by:
Country Hills Montessori
24480 Orchard Lake Rd
Farmington Hills, Michigan 48336

Posted on 02/16

Director of Donor Relations

The Children’s House in Traverse City is seeking a Director of Donor Relations. Believing that a Montessori education prepares children for lives of purpose, you’re excited to invest donors in our mission. You’re a natural connector and a gifted communicator who can engage stakeholders in our educational philosophy. As a fundraising professional, you understand the scope of philanthropy (annual giving, corporate and major gifts, grants, alumni and volunteer relations) and its impact on our mission. Strategy, creativity, and collaboration are your strengths, and you use them to nurture the growth of our fundraising program. ​​​​​​

Click here to view the full job opening and apply.

Posted by:
The Children’s House – Traverse City
5363 N Long Lake Rd
Traverse City, Michigan 49685

Posted on 02/08

Early Childhood Assistant

Early Childhood Assistant

Meadow Montessori School is seeking qualified applicants to work in our Early Childhood Program. Our enrollment is growing and we need to add additional staff members to our program. Please see below for details. This individual will plan, implement, and evaluate age-appropriate activities for children in an Early Childhood setting. This individual will work closely with lead teaching staff and other assistants.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide instruction to children in activities designed to promote intellectual and creative growth
  • Create a safe and fun learning environment
  • Implement and enforce schedules and routines to ensure adequate physical activities, rest, and playtime
  • Establish and maintain positive and professional relationships with students and parents
  • Communicate appropriately and effectively with parents on student growth and progress
  • Contribute to and maintain the health and safety of all students and fellow staff members
  • Work with other staff members in a professional manner

Qualifications:

  • Previous experience working with children; childcare, teaching, or other related fields is a must
  • Passionate about working with children
  • Ability to build rapport with children
  • Positive and patient demeanor
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Reliable transportation
  • Positive attendance

Posted by:
Meadow Montessori
1670 S RAISINVILLE RD, N/A, N/A
MONROE, Michigan 48161

Posted on 02/07

Montessori Guide

Al-Wali Center(s) is looking for a Montessori trained and certified guide who has a minimum of three years’ work experience.

We desire to convert our traditional early learning center into a Montessori curriculum-based center.

We are located in a multicultural area of Detroit’s district 3 Banglatown where many Southeast Asian Americans, Yemami Americans and Polish Americans live. Our center is very diverse with a rich cultural mix of children and families.

We offer:

. competitive wages

. benefits

. paid vacation and time off

. professional development

. supportive and collaborative working environment.

We are looking to begin immediately.

For more information contact:

Sameerah Saadiq @ info@alwalicenter.com

Posted by:
Al-Wali Center
12845 Conant
Detroit, Michigan 48212

Posted on 01/31

Early Childhood Lead Teacher

Roots Montessori is looking for an Early Childhood Lead Teacher to join our team for the 2024-2025 school year. This position can be filled by an intern or a Montessori-credentialed candidate.

Qualifications: Lead teachers should have AMS or AMI certification for the level in which they teach and a four-year college degree.  The candidate should have the ability to work not only with children but with parents and other staff members as well. A positive, open, and respectful attitude toward all children is a requirement.

If you do not have Montessori credentials:

Do you have a bachelor’s degree in education or any subject area?
Would you be willing to commit to a Summer Montessori Teacher Training Program?  If so, please apply for more information.

Roots Montessori offers competitive salaries and benefits packages.

Posted by:
Roots Montessori School
14492 Sheldon Road
PLYMOUTH, Michigan 48170

Posted on 01/31

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