Job Board

Posting to the CMS Job Board is a free service to CMS Member Schools. For non-CMS member schools, postings are $25. Click here to submit a job listing. Allow 3-5 business days for posting.  Jobs will remain posted for 30 days.


Montessori Academy of Cincinnati

Job Title: Middle School Montessori Teacher, Language Arts Specialist

Job Description:

This position entails working with a co-teacher in a room with up to 30 students in grades 6, 7, and 8. Primary focus is on teaching Language Arts, with shared responsibilities for teaching cultural subjects. In addition to the core qualifications, this person must have a passion for making literature come alive with interdisciplinary projects and real-world learning opportunities. The candidate must be a strong communicator, welcome collaboration, actively seek student engagement, and keep accurate and complete records. The candidate must understand adolescents and inspire them to do their best every day as well as support them in developing strong social and emotional skills with peers and adults. The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor’s Degree (minimum) with emphasis on Language Arts education for middle childhood or high school, as well as a State of Ohio teaching license for middle childhood or high school (or ability to get license), AMS certification Elementary II (9-12) or Secondary I (12-14) or willingness to obtain Montessori training. Candidate with previous teaching experience at middle school or high school level is preferred. We will consider an experienced 9-12 Teacher who is moving up. If interested, please call or send resume to Megan Thomas (Head of School): mthomas@montacademy.org. 513-398-7773

Posted 6/10/2020


Xavier University

Job Title: Early Childhood Montessori Lab School Head Teacher and Montessori Teaching Professor

Job Description:

Xavier University is currently seeking an Early Childhood Montessori Lab School Head Teacher and Teaching Professor for the Montessori Institute and Laboratory School. This University faculty position is responsible for creating and maintaining a dynamic three to six classroom founded in Montessori philosophy, serving the children’s unique nature, and reflecting the practices of the Montessori Teacher Education Program. The candidate will be required to teach one college level course per academic year for the School of Education. Other responsibilities include school community development, supporting Montessori Institute initiatives, serving as a Montessori liaison for the greater community both nationally and internationally, collaborating in campus efforts, supervising field experiences, and demonstrating effective instructional practices. The candidate will be able to demonstrate a thorough knowledge of Montessori philosophy and material efficacy, curriculum development, lesson planning, observation/record keeping systems and communication skills, including parent communication.

Apply and read more details about this position here.

Posted 6/9/2020


McGuffey Montessori

Job Title: High School Teacher

Job Description:

Located in Oxford, Ohio, McGuffey Montessori is an independent school serving children ages 3 through Grade 12. Our high school is launching this fall with students in Grades 9 and 10. We are accepting applications for three part-time salaried positions in our Montessori high school program. Science, English Language Arts and Social Studies. The job descriptions are available on our website. http://mcguffeymontessori.com/employment/

Posted 6/9/2020


Good Shepherd Catholic Montessori

Job Title: Primary Spanish Teacher

Job Description:

Good Shepherd Catholic Montessori is seeking a part-time Spanish teacher for the 2020-20201 school year. We are looking for an energetic and flexible candidate to implement a Spanish curriculum for preschool through grade 3. GSCM offers Spanish PK through 8th grade. The ideal candidate will work with our 4-8 Spanish instructor to build a comprehensive curriculum that orients children to the vocabulary and structure of the Spanish language as well as cultural aspects of Spanish-speaking countries. An ability to engage the students in multi-sensory lessons that correspond and correlate with the Montessori classroom is preferred.

The ideal candidate will hold a valid teaching license or non-tax alternative. Candidate must follow Archdiocesan guidelines for safe environment training and pass a background check. Montessori experience is not required.

If interested, please send a resume to: Anne Marie Vega, Principal call 513-271-4171 amvega@gscmontessori.org

Posted 6/9/2020


Good Shepherd Catholic Montessori

Job Title: Adolescent Program Humanities Guide (grades 7-8) School Year 2020-2021

Job Description:

Good Shepherd Catholic Montessori is seeking a dynamic individual to join our Middle School Adolescent team as a Humanities Guide (teacher). He/she will work with the Adolescent team to create and maintain a high-quality Montessori learning environment to meet the holistic needs of the child ages 12-14. The position requires direct teaching and instruction in Language Arts and History including the areas of literature, writing, grammar, history, and social studies, as well as team implementation of curriculum enhancements (Erdkinder, Fall and Spring Trips, Committee Work, Community Meetings, etc.)

The ideal candidate will hold a valid teaching license in the curriculum areas above or a non-tax alternative. Montessori certification in Upper Elementary and/or Adolescent Studies is preferred, but not required. Candidate must follow Archdiocesan guidelines for safe environment training and pass a background check. 

If interested, please send a resume to: Anne Marie Vega, Principal call 513-271-4171 amvega@gscmontessori.org

Posted 5/17/2020


Trent Montessori

Job Title: Toddler Directress and Primary Montessori Assistant / Extended Care

Job Description:

Trent Montessori is a private school located in a beautiful home, on the National Historic Registry, in the East Row District of Newport, Kentucky. Trent will be celebrating our 40th Anniversary in 2021! We have a wonderful and supportive staff that are excited to welcome a few new smiling faces to our school. Whether you are looking for your 1st teaching job or are maybe just ready for a change…….Trent might just be the perfect fit!

Toddler Directress—serving children ages 18 months to 36 months. The Toddler Directress would join our other supportive Toddler staff in a beautiful indoor Toddler environment which includes two large rooms, an additional inside play area and an outdoor play yard. The Toddler program is in a beautiful urban area where the children are able to take nature walks and explore. This job welcomes those with Montessori Toddler experience as well as those who are just starting their Montessori Toddler career.

Primary Montessori Assistant / Extended Care —serving children ages 3 years to 6 years The Assistant position would support our Directresses in the Montessori environment, and the Extended Care position would join our experienced teachers in our Extended Care environment.

Both of these jobs could be a part time or full time position based on the applicants wishes/needs. See how to apply and additional details attached.

Posted 5/7/2020


Ohr Torah Cincinnati(OTC)

Job Title: Lower Elementary (Ages 6-9) Montessori Assistant Position

Job Description:

Ohr Torah Cincinnati(OTC) is dedicated to providing the best possible education for our children. Each staff member is charged with the amazing responsibility to:

●       Awaken the child’s imagination

●       Encourage a normal desire for independence

●       Foster a high sense of self-esteem and self-discipline

●       Help develop in all children the qualities of kindness, respect, grace and courtesy

●       Teach children to observe, question and explore ideas

●       Help children master social skills and knowledge

The Classroom Assistant agrees to aid the teachers in working towards these responsibilities and collaborates with the staff in providing a nurturing and positive classroom environment. OTC is looking for the right candidate to fill our open LE Montessori Assistant Position. The ideal candidate is the individual who is a self-starter, driven to exceed expectations and someone that will assist children along their educational journey to reach his/her potential. The ideal candidate will be growth-oriented, possessing strong teamwork skills and have a naturally joyful, energetic and engaging demeanor. Read more below.

Posted 5/7/2020


Montessori Center Room

Job Title: Executive Director

Job Description:

Montessori Center Room (MCR), a provider of early-childhood education and after-care in Cincinnati for over 50 years, is seeking a dedicated and enthusiastic full-time Executive Director.

A high-quality, authentic Montessori educational experience has been paramount to the success of the school as a private, non-profit, parent-coop school. MCR serves students from age three through kindergarten and is centrally located in the East End, a socio-economically diverse neighborhood along the Ohio River.

The ideal candidate will be passionate about the Montessori philosophy and education of young children. The position requires exceptional business, communication, leadership and decision-making skills to lead our dynamic, child-focused, parent-driven school community. Read more below.

Posted: 5/7/2020


Dayton Montessori

Job Title: Lead 3-6 Teacher

Job Description:

We are looking for a reliable, creative, and enthusiastic Montessori Teacher committed to providing an authentic Montessori classroom experience. You will be a part of a small but strong non-profit organization, with a staff of trained Montessorians and a long tradition of dedicated families. The teacher will be the direct supervisor of 1-2 assistant teachers and will work collaboratively with other lead and assistant teachers and administration. 

Posted 3/19/20


Azalea Montessori School

Job Title: Assistant Teacher

Job Description:

We are seeking an Assistant Teacher to join Azalea Montessori School!
Two experienced Montessori teachers seek a third trained Montessorian to join their team. We serve as both classroom guides and school administrators of Azalea Montessori School. We are located in Norwood and we serve children 3-6 years old.
In addition to an authentic Montessori practice, we value a commitment to equity as well as creating a mindful, peaceful and deeply reflective environment. Openness to personal development, engagement in anti-bias education practices, a dedication to professional evolution, and cultivating children’s direct relationship with the natural world are also part of our ethos. The ideal candidate is someone who is able to effectively extend the values of Montessori to include the adults in our school community and be eager to increase access to quality Montessori education to racially and socioeconomically diverse communities.
We are looking for someone who is willing to play an assistant role during the school day and to take the lead of our nature-based aftercare program after school hours. We are a small school and consistency in teachers and staff is highly valued. We are interested in candidates who are willing to take the lead on projects they are interested in, whether that be community engagement, Montessori practice, or any skills and passions you would like to bring to the Azalea family. Hours for the position are Monday-Friday 8:30 am-4:30 pm. Salary will be in line with experience and qualifications, with opportunities to create other paid programming such as a summer program or vacation care. There is also the option for health insurance and paid personal days. Candidates must hold an early childhood Montessori credential from an MATCE accredited program and be responsible for all state-required trainings such as CPR, First Aid, Communicable Disease Prevention, and Recognizing Child Abuse.
As you would be working with two trained teachers, this would be an excellent learning opportunity for someone who has just completed their Montessori training.
Wildflower is an ecosystem of decentralized Montessori micro-schools that support children, teachers, and parents. Our schools aspire to give all children and families the opportunity to choose high quality, beautiful learning environments as they follow life’s unfolding journey. This is a unique opportunity for someone to be part of Ohio’s first Wildflower School. For more information on Wildflower go to:www.wildflowerschools.org If you are interested, please send cover letter and resume to Jeana Olszewski at jeana@azaleamontessori.org.

Posted 3/19/20


Xavier University Montessori Lab School

Job Title: Assistant Teacher – Elementary I (6-9) FT Academic Year

Job Description:

Xavier University is currently seeking a full-time (academic year) Elementary I (6-9) Assistant Teacher for the Montessori Laboratory School. This position is responsible for supporting the Elementary I teacher in creating a developmentally appropriate classroom founded in Montessori philosophy that serves children’s unique nature and is reflective of the practices of the Xavier University Montessori Teacher Education Program. Other responsibilities include planning lessons to support all areas of the Montessori elementary curriculum, providing continuous assessment including portfolios, regular written observations, and written reflections as well as other duties.

Required Education and Experience
• Bachelor’s degree required. Bachelor’s degree in education preferred.
• MACTE approved credential required or be actively working toward such a credential.
• One year of classroom experience is preferred.
• Experience in digital database systems and recordkeeping, Outlook, and Word.
Other Requirements
Medical statement to be renewed every 3 years, verification of education (highest degree), statement of non-guilty conviction form (renew annually), 3 letters of reference, child abuse recognition training (6 hours), CPR training – must be 1 year current, First Aid training (3 year renewable), BCI-FBI fingerprinting (renew every 3 years), Communicable Disease training, 10-12 continuing education hours per year to meet state requirements.

We are strongly committed to enhancing equity, inclusion, and diversity. These values are central to our mission. Candidates who have worked with a diverse range of faculty, staff, and students and who can contribute to our mission of inclusivity are encouraged to identify their experiences and interests. Xavier University is an EO/AA employer.

To ensure consideration, interested candidates should submit a resume, cover letter, and the names, addresses and telephone numbers of three professional references on Xavier University’s website by Friday, April 10, 2020.

Posted 3/19/20


Maple Knoll Montessori

Job Title: Montessori Teacher (3-6 year olds)

Job Description:

Maple Knoll Montessori Child Center is a private school located on the campus of Maple Knoll Retirement Village in Springdale, OH. We are currently seeking a Montessori certified Teacher.

The Teacher is responsible for developing a cohesive teaching team, coordinating the curriculum, and managing the day-to-day operational activities of the classroom. Teachers must understand children’s cognitive, social, emotional and physical development in order to ensure a safe and stimulating classroom environment where children are actively engaged and encouraged to succeed. The Teacher must be skilled in communicating with both children and adults in order to meet the needs of the children, effectively guide teacher assistants, and resolve parental concerns.

Read more about the Maple Knoll Montessori 3-6 Teacher Position here.

Posted 2/27/2020


Maple Knoll Montessori

Job Title: Assistant Teacher (3-6 year olds)

Job Description:

Maple Knoll Montessori Child Center, located on the campus of Maple Knoll Village in Springdale, OH, is seeking a part time (25-30 hours per week) Assistance/Extended Day Teacher.  The ideal candidate will have two years of  experience, preferably in a Montessori setting.

Read more about the Assistant/ Extended Day Teacher Responsibilities here.

Posted 2/27/2020


Farmview Montessori Garden

Job Title: Assistant Teacher

Job Description:

Farmview Montessori Garden is looking for an energetic, responsible and dedicated Part time 3-6 Montessori teacher. Responsibilities include over seeing the practical life and sensorial areas. It is important to have knowledge of 3 year olds and their development. The ideal candidate will be able to easily fit into an establish program and follow the routine, take direction and be open to suggestions. The hours are 8:30- 12:30 Applicant must have Montessori knowledge, experience or certification. Please send resumes to farmview@cinci.rr.com attention Judy Ruberg or call the school at 513-737-0479

Posted 2/24/2020


Ohr Torah Cincinnati

Job Title: OTC Middle School Teacher Job

Job Description:

Ohr Torah Cincinnati is very excited to be expanding and is looking for a talented individual to help lead and teach middle school students. The Middle School program at OTC will provide the right individual with the opportunity to develop the program and innovate. Responsibilities include planning, leading, and implementing the Montessori curriculum, supporting parents and students, participating in the culture of the school community.

Candidates applying must be willing to enroll in Montessori Teacher Training or hold a Montessori Teaching Certificate. At OTC, great autonomy is given to teachers to be creative, innovative, and passionate about Montessori education and 21st learners. The school serves as a leader in Jewish education.

Applicants must have a progressive approach to education, have strong teaching and curriculum development experience as well as at least a bachelor’s degree. Strong communication skills, the desire to work collaboratively as part of a team, and the ability to integrate curriculum across subject areas are a must as well. Successful candidates will join a dynamic, supportive, and forward-thinking teaching community.

If you would like to be part of our dynamic teaching team, please send your resume and cover letter to: ​kpinckert@ohrtorahcincinnati.org​.

Posted 2/17/2020


Ohr Torah Cincinnati

Job Title: Lower Elementary (6-9) Montessori Lead Position​

Job Description:

Ohr Torah Cincinnati is interviewing Montessori-credentialed (AMS, AMI, MACTE) candidates for a full-time lead Lower Elementary teaching (6 years – 9 years) position beginning in August 2020. The ideal candidate has experience working in a Montessori Lower Elementary classroom, is exemplary in their application of the Montessori methodology, preparing the environment to meet students’ needs and interests. The ideal candidate will be growth-oriented, possessing strong teamwork skills and have a naturally joyful, energetic and engaging demeanor. The candidate should be ready to thrive in a team work environment as well be capable of preparing a differentiated Montessori curriculum in an inspiring way.

●  been trained or open to being trained in Orton Gillingham method

●  has a reading endorsement or

● a master’s degree in reading or literacy.

If you are excited about being part of our team, we want to meet you!​ We are a growing school that is cutting-edge in the Jewish-Montessori world. We are seeking world-class educators who are looking to bring their dedication, commitment and creativity to our wonderful students. Your work will have an impact, not only on the children within our school, but beyond as we make an important mark on the growing Jewish-Montessori movement across the world! If interested in applying, please send an email to Kate Pinckert (kpinckert@ohrtorahcincinnati.org)​:

  •  A cover letter specific to your qualifications for the position
  • A resume
  • Copies of your credential and any certificates held
  • A list of references (these references could include: Parent, Co-worker, Administrator, and Personal)

Posted 2/3/2020