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

We are seeking a trained Teacher/Guide, for our morning 3-6 program. This position starts in September. Applicants interested should apply with the following qualifications:

  • understands the History and Philosophy of Education for Young Children
  • a certified Montessori diploma AMI or AMS
  • proficient in reading, writing and speaking English
  • has skillful classroom management
  • has strong interpersonal abilities relating with a diverse community

Please send your resume and letter of introduction to:

Ms Harriet M. Cobbs, Director
Peach Tree Montessori International
Peachtreemontessori@comcast.net
319 N. Ashley Ann Arbor, MI 48103

posted 7/9


Midtown Montessori in Detroit is seeking a pre-primary(ages 3-6) Montessori Teacher.

Requirements:

  • Montessori pre-primary credential
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to plan, execute, and evaluate Montessori lessons in all subject areas
  • CPR, First Aid & Blood Borne Pathogen Certification

The ideal candidate has a minimum of two years experience working with young children, has knowledge of works, developmentally appropriate practices, is patient, calm, has a love and respect for children of all ages, flexible and a careful observer. Previous Montessori experience is a plus. Please send resume to: info@midtownmontessori.net

posted 7/6


Daycroft Montessori in Ann Arbor has openings for a Head Kindergarten and a 1st-2nd grade co-teacher. Requirements are: Montessori certification, Bachelor's degree with major in education, 2-5 years teaching experience and Michigan teaching certification preferably with ZA/ZS, EX, DX/DI endorsements.

Check out our website for more information. Email resumes to: hr@daycroft.org

posted 6/29


Meadow Montessori is looking for a head classroom teacher at the lower elementary level. We have two highly established lower elementary classrooms with experienced assistants and teachers. Our curriculum is true to Montessori, and we respect the un-interrupted morning work cycle. At the same time, our students' education is enriched with foreign language classes (Spanish and Chinese), music (instrumental and vocal), art, and physical education.

Our school community is highly supportive, and we offer generous benefits (including tuition remission) for all head classroom teachers.

Please contact Catharine Calder (ccalder@meadowmontessori.org) if you are interested or call 734-241-9496. I am looking forward to hearing from you.

posted 6/19


North Star Montessori, a privately owned Montessori pre-primary school in Jackson, Michigan is looking for the following positions for the 2014 school year:

Pre-primary(ages 3-6) Montessori Teacher
Required: Montessori pre-primary credential
Excellent communication skills
Ability to plan, execute, and evaluate Montessori lessons in all subject areas
CPR,First Aid& Blood Borne Pathogen Certification
Spanish, or other language proficiency a plus!

We are looking for a focused and detail orientated person with a passion to learn new things and bring the Montessori Curriculum to life.

Pre-primary(ages 3-6) Montessori assistant teacher
Knowledge of Montessori Philosophy
Love of learning.
Montessori experience a plus!
Excellent role model, patient, calm, and able to work as a team with the lead teacher.

Interested applicants may submit their cover letters and resumes to:

NorthStarMontessori@yahoo.com or
North Star Montessori
4100 Clinton Rd. Jackson, MI. 49201
517-787-3026

posted 6/19


Bloomfield Day School Montessori has a position available for a 3-4 preschool class. Good pay, flexible hours. Please call 248-496-9124. Thank you.

posted 6/15


Michigan Montessori Children’s Academy in Shelby Twp is looking for a Lead Toddler Teacher and a Lead Primary Teacher to open up new classrooms in the Fall 2014. Ideal candidate should possess a Montessori credential, bachelor’s degree, and have experience working with students. We are looking for someone who will stay long term and is very passionate about children. Other qualifications include strong communication skills with parents, staff, and students, a positive attitude, good organization skills, and a team player. Candidates must either have or be willing to receive their CPR, First Aid, and Blood Borne Pathogens training.

Duties include:
    –  Planning and implementing daily Montessori lesson plans
    –  Communication with parents via daily activity reports (for toddlers)
    –  Organization of classroom
    –  Supervising assistant(s)
    –  Ability to work with children and their parents on potty training (for toddlers)

Our building is situated on 1.4 acres of land with a beautiful building and playground. We offer a warm, supportive, and satisfying work environment for our staff, a good place to help children and implement your Montessori studies. You can find more information about our school at www.michiganmontessori.org.

If interested, please send your resume to Jaya Paul, owner, at info@michiganmontessori.org. Thanks!

posted 5/22


Stepping Stones Montessori School in East Lansing is seeking a Toddler Lead Teacher to begin August 2014. The ideal candidate will join our established Toddler program and assume a Lead Teacher role.

Some responsibilities include: directing a Montessori classroom, maintaining an appropriate indoor and outdoor environment, conducting parent conferences and facilitating toddler staff meetings.

Qualifications:

  • Montessori AMI or AMS credential
  • Bachelors degree
  • Experienced with toddler age students
  • Strong communication skills
  • Exude a positive attitude
  • Exhibit good organization skills
  • Team player

Interested candidates please email your resume and letter of interest to ccarlson@elsteppingstones.org Visit our website http://steppingstoneseastlansing.org It is our mission to offer a learning environment that nurtures the de velopment of the whole child.

posted 5/12


Montessori Children's House is currently preparing for expansion and is hiring the following positions:

- Head Teacher, 8am-12pm position, 5 days/week (Montessori certified)

- Head Teacher, Full day position, 5 days/week(Montessori certified)

- Assistant Teacher, Full day position 5 days/week(Montessori experience desired)

Our facilities are centered on the Montessori philosophy and the staff and families embrace its practices resulting in a very independent, respectful, and loving atmosphere. We are excited to be expanding and look forward to sharing our successful environment with additional staff members who compliment our program. www.mchkids.netTo inquire, please send a resume, e-mail or call the owner, Tiffany Jaime at 989-392-6340, tiffany@mchkids.net.

Montessori Children's House
5114 Jefferson Ave.
Midland, MI 48640

posted 5/12


Gurukul Montessori Academy in Troy, MI is looking for a full-time elementary teacher to help us open a new classroom, grades 1-3 for the 2014-2015 school year. Our ideal candidate will be knowledgeable, flexible, creative, hardworking and willing to help build our program. Qualifications include:

    • AMS certification and course in Lower Elementary (ages 6-9) or willingness to take training in the summer of 2014
    • Bachelor's degree
    • Experience teaching at the elementary level and/or in a Montessori classroom
    • Strong communication & organization skills
    • Ability to build relationships with parents and children

We are located inside a Hindu temple and serve Indian families who care deeply about the education of their children. There is no teaching of religion in the curriculum. We are a peaceful workplace with small ratios that affords teachers a high number of contact hours per child and time to explore academics in-depth and get to know students & families. We also value and offer support for your continued professional development. To apply or to discuss this position further with the director, Diane Baldwin or send your resume to gurukul.bt@gmail.com or call 248-879-1921.

posted 5/12


Noor Academy Montessori is seeking a preschool teacher who understands and promotes the school’s mission, vision, objectives, and policies both within and outside the immediate school community. The teacher is responsible for providing a Montessori classroom/instructional program that supports the individual needs of the children in accordance with the school’s mission and vision. Teachers are in the classroom for 6 hours per day.

The Preschool Teacher must be able to lift a child of up to 55 pounds. Salary is commensurate with previous experience. Contact administrator@noorcademy.org

posted 4/9


Montessori Center in Novi has full-time opening for one lead Teacher for the Toddler program and two Assistant Teachers for the Preschool and Toddler classrooms. Early Childhood or Montessori based para-professional education background, CPR and First Aid, a plus. Center provides annual training and education assistance. Attractive compensation, Incentives and flexibility. Call 248-231-9044 for appt. or send resume to bloomingday123@att.net

posted 4/9


Christian Montessori School of Ann Arbor is looking for a number of positions:

  • All Day Montessori Lead Assistant
  • Assistant for Montessori Toddler (18 months - 3 years)
  • Classroom Assistant Float
  • Summer Camp Coordinator
  • Music Instructor

For information on any of these positions, click here to view the complete job descriptions.

posted 3/31


Pee Wee Patch is seeking Montessori teachers for our new program. We are looking for someone who will stay long term and is very passionate about children. Other qualifications include strong communication skills with parents, staff, and students, positive attitude, good organization skills, and a team player.

Candidates must either have or be willing to receive their CPR, First Aid, and Blood Borne Pathogens training.

Duties include:
-Planning and implementing daily Montessori lesson plans
-Communication with parents via daily activity reports
-Organization of classroom
-Supervising assistant(s)
-Ability to work with children and their parents on potty training

The ideal candidate has a minimum of two years experience working with young children, has knowledge of works, developmentally appropriate practices, is patient, calm, flexible and a careful observer. Previous Montessori experience is a plus. Please email your resume to eterpening@peeweepatch.com

posted 3/31


Noor Academy is seeking a Montessori certified teacher to teach our 3 and 4 year olds for the upcoming school year, 2014 - 15. This is salaried position and hours of work: 8 A.M. through 2 P.M.

Please send resumes and cover letter to: administrator@noorcademy.org

Noor Academy Administrator
phone: 248 852 5657 ext 13
879 W. Auburn Road, Rochester Hills, MI 48307

posted 3/31


Green House Montessori in Ann Arbor is looking for a Montessori certified teacher to work with children from ages 3 to 6. Must have experience. We need additional experienced day care assistants to work during daycare. Please e-mail resume to greenhousemontessori@yahoo.com.

posted 3/22


Krambrooke Children Center in Washington Township is seeking a Full Time Position. This is a year long position. All new Montessori equipment looking for the right person to teach our wonderful children. E-mail kkram@krambrooke.com or call 586-786-0287.

posted 3/13


The Muskegon Montessori Academy for Environmental Change is seeking a Headmaster. Oakland-Macomb Montessori Academy is a tuition-free kindergarten through eighth-grade public school scheduled to open Fall 2014. Here, you can expect a school where children's natural desire to learn will be celebrated, where moving at their own pace will be encouraged, and their unique learning style will be embraced.

QUALIFICATIONS INCLUDE: Current Michigan School Administrator Certificate. Master's degree. Montessori experience desired. Demonstrated competence as an effective teacher and/or administrator. Strong interpersonal skills. Excellent verbal and written communication. Computer literate/technologically sound.

To apply, please visit: http://www.applitrack.com/choice/onlineapp.

posted 3/13


Oakland-Macomb Montessori Academy is seeking a Headmaster. The mission of Muskegon Montessori Academy for Environmental Change (MMAEC) is to prepare students to be academically and environmentally excellent for sustained success in a global economy. The Academy will sharpen critical thinking skills of its students through learning that remains relevant, active, environmentally focused, and globally mindful. The vision of MMAEC is to enhance student health and learning while conserving natural resources and empowering students to develop sustainable behaviors, enabling them to become stewards of the future.

QUALIFICATIONS INCLUDE: Current Michigan School Administrator Certificate, Master's degree, Montessori experience desired, demonstrated competence as an effective teacher and/or administrator, strong interpersonal skills, excellent verbal and written communication, computer literate/technologically sound.

To apply, please visit: http://www.applitrack.com/choice/onlineapp.

posted 3/13


Kinawa Montessori of Okemos Public Schools is looking for a 5-6 Classroom Teacher.

Responsibilities/Qualifications:
      • State of Michigan Teaching Certificate Required
      • Elementary Certification Required
      • Must Be Highly Qualified
      • Must have or be willing to pursue Montessori Certification prior to the 2014-2015 school year.

Requires approximately a 10-week training program during the summer of 2014 at Michigan Montessori Teacher Education Center (Rochester, MI) or other approved institution. If you have questions regarding training, you should contact John Hood, Principal.

Send letter of interest and resume to:

Dr. Catherine Ash, Superintendent
4406 N. Okemos Rd.
Okemos, MI 48864

Applications will be accepted until 4:00 p.m. Tuesday, March 18, 2014.

posted 3/7


Montessori Children's Academy is seeking an experienced classroom assistant for children ages 14 months - 3 years old. The ideal candidate has a minimum of two years experience working with young children, has knowledge of developmentally appropriate practices, is patient, calm, flexible and a careful observer. Job duties also include light cleaning, assistance with toileting and daily outdoor supervision of children (all seasons). Previous Montessori experience is a plus. Please email your resume to hr@montessori-childrens-academy.org.

posted 2/27


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