Maine Montessori Association Classifieds
Brixham Montessori Friends School is seeking a trained Montessori toddler teacher to co-teach in our established toddler program and is also seeking an experienced Montessori teacher for our nature-based aftercare program. Both positions begin on August 29th, 2016 and follow an academic school year calendar of 175 school days and 10 teacher work days with the option to teach in the summer of 2017. Competitive pay and benefits to include health, retirement match, personal and sick days, and professional development. Interested applicants should contact Alica Johnson-Grafe, Head of School, at 207-351-2700. Priority will be given to inquiries made by July 5th, 2016. For more information about Brixham Montessori Friends School, please visit our website, www.brixhammontessori.org.
Little Log Cabin Montessori School is seeking a responsible, organized, and nurturing individuals to join our teaching staff. We are hiring one full time toddler teacher and one full time preschool teacher. Experience with these age groups is a must. A certificate of Montessori Education, Early Childhood Education or related field is desired. Competitive pay, professional development, and benefits are available. Please send cover letter, resume, and letters of recommendation to: Rosemary Jordan, Director 120 Tandberg Trail, Windham, Maine 04062 or firstname.lastname@example.org. These positions will begin on August 22nd.
Primary Assistant Teacher (ages 3-6), 2016-17
Assistant Teacher for a multi-age Primary classroom (ages 3-6). In addition to classroom support, the assistant teacher will be responsible for lunch and recess duty. Other responsibilities include helping to maintain a clean, orderly and attractive classroom. The successful candidate will be a warm, flexible, resourceful teacher who appreciates children, can assist them in self-directed learning, and will foster an environment of cooperation and community, based on the Montessori philosophy.
Bachelorís Degree; experience and/or training in early childhood education; knowledge of Montessori education is highly desirable.
Terms of Employment
Hours are 8:00 AM TO 3:30 PM (may vary slightly); Monday to Friday; $11-12/hour depending on qualifications; benefits include health care, pension plan with a 5% match; education benefits; warm, supportive work environment.
Elementary Assistant Teacher (part-time), 2016-17
Assistant Teacher to support its Lower and Upper Elementary classrooms (grades 1-5). In addition to classroom support, the teacher will assist with lunch and recess duty and help to maintain a clean, orderly environment. The successful candidate will be a warm, flexible, resourceful teacher who appreciates children, can assist them in selfdirected learning, and will foster an environment of cooperation and community, based on the Montessori philosophy.
Bachelorís Degree; minimum of 1-3 years experience working with children; knowledge of Montessori education is highly desirable.
Terms of Employment
Hours are 11:30 AM TO 2:30 PM, Monday to Friday; $11-13/hour depending on qualifications. May be combined with KMS Aftercare position, 2:30 to 5:30.
Aftercare Teacher (part-time), 2016-17
KMS seeking an energetic, creative and resourceful teacher to provide a safe and stimulating environment for children ages 3-10 in our aftercare program. Activities will include plenty of outdoor play, as well as indoor activities such as arts and crafts, games, sewing and cooking. The ideal candidate will be able to lead activities in music, yoga, or other enrichment activities. S/he will foster an environment of cooperation and community, based on the Montessori philosophy.
Qualifications and Qualities:
Bachelorís Degree preferred; experience working with children essential; knowledge of Montessori education is highly desirable. The successful candidate will be flexible, nurturing, joyful, reliable, professional, organized.
Terms of Employment
Hours are 2:30 to 5:30 PM, Monday to Friday; wages begin at $11 and are dependent on qualifications and experience.
Interested candidates should send a resume; a detailed letter of interest; and the names of three references to: Rebecca Green, Head of School, 38 Sheridan Drive, Fairfield, ME 04937 email@example.com
The Kennebec Montessori School is an equal opportunity employer
Childrenís House Montessori School, Camden, Maine, seeks Elementary Teachers, I and II for 2016-17 school year. Positions responsible for program development including overall classroom management, lesson planning, and Montessori curriculum implementation. Candidates must understand the developmental needs of this age level, be an energetic, innovative team player, and work cordially and professionally with parents. Bachelorís degree required. AMS or AMI training preferred. Reply with resume and references to firstname.lastname@example.org website www.camdenmontessori.org