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

Go Like the Wind Montessori School ( is currently accepting applications for full-time and part-time Assistant Teachers in the Infant and Educare (before/after care). We seek candidates who are passionate about the growth and development of the precious children in our care.

The assistant teacher is responsible to the lead teacher and will assist in establishing and maintaining a harmonious classroom. Assistant teachers work with the lead teacher to prepare and maintain an orderly, attractive, and joyful environment. They provide another pair of observant, attentive eyes and ears. Assistant teachers are also crucial in modeling courteous and respectful behavior as well as contributing to the warm, supportive, and calm atmosphere that is the hallmark of an authentic Montessori environment.

We are most interested in talking to applicants that have:

  • A High School diploma or equivalent
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • 1 year experience working with infants in a licensed childcare facility
  • Montessori experience or willingness to learn the philosophy and approach
  • References and a proven track record of caring and nurturing children to provide them with a great start
  • Flexibility as to the hours and schedule of work
  • Coursework in early child education or child development a plus

Please email resumes to:

posted 08/25

Gurukul Montessori is looking for an energetic and excited director to run our center of 37 toddler-primary aged children. Our center is located within the Bharatiya Temple in Troy, Michigan which offers a wide variety of Indian/Hindu cultured activities. We are looking for someone with no less than an Early Childhood Associate's Degree or Montessori certificate with at least 1 year of experience of leadership experience.

Please email resumes to:

posted 08/15

Harmony Montessori Center is seeking an Afternoon Teacher for our Pre-primary Classroom. We are looking for a self-motivated teacher with Montessori experience to work with a small group of extended-day students and then with full-day students joining the group after naptime. Must have experience with math and language materials along with cultural subjects. If interested, please email resume and cover letter to

posted 08/02

Fenton Montessori, located in beautiful southern Genesee County has several team member openings both part and full time. Lead pre primary and Toddler teachers as well as latch key positions are available. Please email resume to or fax 810-714-4883.

posted 07/28

Gurukul Montessori Academy is hiring a primary assistant Montessori teacher for the upcoming 2016-2017 academic school year.

To learn more about this position please email Danielle at

posted 07/28

Milford Montessori School of Milford Twp. Is currently seeking a Primary Certified Directress for our well established afternoon program(3-6), and an Intern/Paraprofessional. Milford Montessori has been serving the community for over 40 Years. We serve children form 2 months - 6 years of age. Learn more about our programs by visiting our website

Lead Preschool Directress

  • Montessori Certification
  • High interest in Science and/or Geography Studies
  • Experience in taking a responsible, leadership role.
  • Strong classroom management skills.

Intern / Primary Assistant (3-6)

  • Currently working toward Montessori Certification and/or experience in a Montessori Setting helpful.
  • Willing to support lead teacher in maintaining the environment, support lessons, and model grace and courtesy.
  • Willing to train, in Montessori Philosophy and Methodology.

Interested candidates should send a resume to Regina Boffi at Or call 248-685-7600 to schedule a visit.

posted 07/25

St. John Preschools seek a Montessori Preschool teacher who is passionate about early childhood education, loves being hands-on with children, has great classroom management skills and is comfortable with a multi-age classroom. Dynamic and dedicated Montessori certified teachers are welcome to apply, as well as new graduates.

Please email resumes to: by Monday, August 15th, 2016.

posted 07/25

Ann Arbor Children's House is looking for an afternoon assistant. The hours are Monday through Friday 11:30- 3:45. This position begins at the end of August. We are highly interested in a trained teacher and/or someone who has strong classroom management skills. If interested, please email resume to: Visit us at

posted 07/25

Michigan Montessori Children’s Academy in Shelby Township is looking for a Lead Toddler Directress and full-time Primary Assistant.

Lead Toddler candidate should have a Montessori AMI/AMS credential and/or a bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education, and have experience with toddler age students.

Assistant candidate ideally should have experience in a Montessori setting and/or have worked with children 3-6 years old.

Please email your resume to and specify which position you are interested in.

posted 07/25

Red Hill Montessori Academy is a year-round school in Farmington Hills seeking Lead Elementary teachers, Elementary Assistants, Lead Preschool teachers, and Preschool assistants. Experience and certifications necessary vary depending upon the position you are seeking.

We are looking for truly special individuals who are:

  • extremely reliable
  • very dedicated
  • organized
  • can multitask
  • team players
  • great with parents
  • professional

Teachers specializing in teaching Math & Science a plus!

Please email resume and cover letter to and/or call Leila @ 248-736-2949.

posted 07/15

Brighton Montessori is under new ownership and is ready to open this fall. We are looking for candidates to join our school community that are warm, caring and dedicated to the Montessori philosophy. We are currently accepting applications for:

  • Montessori trained Toddler teacher
  • Classroom Assistants
  • Substitutes
  • Extended Day Assistants

Please send your resume to

posted 07/15

Dearborn Heights Montessori Center in Dearborn Heights, Michigan is seeking a music education teacher for the fall 2016. DHMC, established in 1972, serves 260 students, ages toddler through eighth grade. Interested candidates may submit a resume to

posted 06/29

Stepping Stones Montessori School in East Lansing is seeking an experienced Montessori Teacher Assistant to join our community for the 2016-2017 school year. The ideal candidate will be an effective assistant that supports the teacher, prepares and maintains the environment, observes behaviors, models grace and courtesy, preserves and protects lessons, and assists in the development of independence.

Classroom assistants work with the lead teacher to prepare and maintain an orderly, attractive, and joyful environment. Classroom assistants contribute to the warm, supportive, and calm atmosphere of our classrooms.

Requirements: At least 2 years of experience working with young children

Stepping Stones Montessori School in East Lansing serves students 18 months - 6th grade. With over 30 years of service to families in the East Lansing area. To learn more about the school visit our website at:

All interested candidates should send a resume, along with references and a cover letter to:

posted 06/20

Stepping Stones Montessori School in East Lansing seeks an experienced Montessori Certified Primary Lead Guide to join our community for the 2016-2017 school year. The ideal candidate will be a seasoned professional with excellent communication and inter-personal skills, willing to partner with parents and collaborate with a dedicated educational team to provide a nurturing authentic Montessori program for students.

The Lead Guide is expected to prepare and maintain an orderly, attractive and joyful environment. The Lead Guide will contribute to the warm, supportive, and calm atmosphere of our school.

Stepping Stones Montessori School in East Lansing serves students 18 months through 6th grade. With over 30 years of service to families in the East Lansing area. To learn more about the school visit our website at:

All interested candidates should send a resume, along with references and a cover letter to:

posted 06/17

The Montessori Center of Downriver in Southgate is currently seeking an Administrative Assistant. We are a well respected private program serving our community for the past 25 years. Interested candidates should have a broad knowledge of the Montessori philosophy and possess the ability to communicate effectively with parents and staff. Knowledge of Microsoft Office and good computer skills are a must. Interested parties should send their resume to:

posted 06/17

Montessori School of Clarkston is looking for an energetic, Primary-certified Directress to join our community! Candidate must hold their Montessori Certification from an accredited Montessori program and have at least 3 years experience. At the Montessori School of Clarkston, we value warm, passionate, and dedicated staff and faculty members that share in the joy of following the Montessori philosophy, along with a strong commitment to the children and families of the school.

Please email your resume to

posted 06/02

North Star Montessori in Jackson, Michigan is seeking an assistant teacher, as well as a lead teacher to join our growing preprimary (3-6 yr. old) community. We are a small private school on two acres of green space and woodland trails. Montessori education preferred. For more information please call Directress: Barbara Barnes at (517) 787-3026. Email your resume to You can also contact us via our website:

posted 05/20

Stepping Stones Montessori of East Lansing, MI is seeking an Interim/Permanent Head of School who will: enhance student educational experience, lead experienced classroom guides, build a strong community, and effectively perform administrative and financial functions.

Candidates with a minimum of BS/BA in education and/or a Masters in Public Administration are preferred. Previous experience with leadership, operations and community building is highly desired. A candidate who can work collaboratively as part of a diverse team and who has a deep knowledge and understanding of child development is essential.

Interested persons should apply to the position via email to

posted 05/18

English Oaks Montessori Christian Academy is a lovely school in beautiful White Lake Township, heart of the lakes area. Please submit your resume, with details of education and credentials, work experience, and references along with phone and email contacts. Please include your availability for interviews. Interviews will begin immediately. Start dates are negotiable.

Our ideal candidates works as a team member and present themselves in a positive and professional manner, be dependable, loyal and trust worthy. Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Lead Preschool Teacher

  • Montessori training preferred, willing to train.
  • Must have strong classroom management and leadership skills
  • Able to develop purposeful lesson plans, committed to high standards in early education
  • Maintain a well-organized environment
  • Willing to train and/or combine with Director Position.


  • Must possess Director Credentials. Minimum of 6 working hours a day.
  • Knowledgeable and proficient with computers, Microsoft Office, Excel, Word, design layout, marketing and classroom retention, event planning and maintain web site and social media.

Assistant Teachers Pre-School and Infant /Toddler

  • Full time and part time positions. Montessori training preferred, willing to train.

Kids Club

  • Teaching assistant to direct and teach the before and after care program.
  • Hours 7-9am and 3-6pm. prefer both shifts but will consider mornings or afternoons

Substitute Teachers

  • Monday- Friday, full/part time hours.

posted 05/11

The Board of Directors of Motown Montessori is seeking a highly qualified, dynamic Executive Director to lead a unique, well-established, diverse, non-profit Montessori child care center located in the heart of Detroit. The ED will manage and support the school's wonderful teaching staff, administer finances and day to day operations, communicate with prospective and current families, represent the school to community partners, and market the school through social media and our website. Successful candidates will have qualifications clearly exhibiting a passion for early childhood education through their own education and professional experiences, including a BA in early childhood education and demonstrated experience managing staff and operations. Experience in Montessori a plus. Please see the complete job description at!employment-opportunities/lj6zu. To apply, submit a cover letter and resume to by May 31, 2016.

posted 05/04

Light of the World Academy in Pinckney, MI is currently seeking State Certified Montessori Teachers for full time opportunities for 2016/2017 school year. We are seeking K-8 certified, K-5 all subjects and K-8 self-contained certifications. This role will be responsible for:

  • Developing lesson plans and managing learning experiences for students to ensure the needs of the groups and individuals are met.
  • Maintaining a neat, well organized, and attractive prepared environment consistent with Montessori pedagogy.
  • Using engaging, creative and appropriate assignments and resources to help students make connections with learning outside the educational environment.
  • Effectively utilizes and integrates a variety of technology into daily instruction with students. Makes purposeful and appropriate lesson plans that provide for effective teaching strategies and maximize time on task.
  • Plans and implements a program of study designed to meet individual needs of students.


  • Possess a minimum of a bachelor’s degree; master’s degree preferred.
  • Demonstrated teacher leadership.
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Must be highly qualified and possess a valid teacher certification.
  • Previous Montessori experience preferred.

Qualified candidates please apply at or email

posted 04/21

Ann Arbor Children's House(3-6) is looking for an afternoon assistant. The hours are Monday through Friday 12 or 12:30- 3:30. This position is open now and would go through the beginning of June with the summer off. Option to continue next Fall. If interested, please email resume to: or visit us at

posted 04/04

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