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P. T. Montessori School
280 Culford Road
Toronto, Ontario    M6L 2V3

Position: Full-Time Casa (Primary) Directress
Start Date: September 2017
Location: Toronto

P.T. Montessori School is a well- established Montessori School with two campuses in Toronto and Mississauga. Our commitment is to foster an authentic Montessori environment and abide by the principles of Montessori Education.

We are currently seeking A.M.I. trained Casa (Primary) Directresses for our Casa classroom at our Toronto and Mississauga Campuses for September 2017.

Candidates must possess:

  • An A.M.I. Casa (Primary) Diploma
  • Proficiency in written and spoken English is absolutely necessary
  • Have a good knowledge of French but not mandatory
  • Excellent classroom management skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Maintain an effective relationship with staff and children
  • Excellent written and communication skills
  • Updated CPR training and Criminal Reference Check
Please send your résumé along with a cover letter to the attention of Linda Harrison, Administrator at or call 416-242-3725. You can also visit our website for further information about our school.

Posting Date: May 27, 2017

Montessori School of Duluth
313 Mygatt Ave.
Duluth, MN  USA   55803

AMI Elementary Guide Position

The Montessori School of Duluth is currently accepting résumés for an AMI Elementary Guide position for the 2017-2018 school year. The position begins in August, 2017.

Our school was founded in 1981 in Duluth, Minnesota in the United States. We are situated on beautiful Lake Superior. Montessori School of Duluth is a small, charming school located in a quiet, tree-lined neighborhood. We are a warm, welcoming school and community.

Candidates must have a Montessori diploma from an AMI accredited training center. Spanish language skills are preferred, but not mandatory.

Please apply with a cover letter, résumé, references and any questions to:

For more information about our school, please see our website at:

Thank You!

We look forward to hearing from you!

Posting Date: May 18, 2017

Squamish Montessori Elementary School
42000 Loggers Lane
Squamish, British Columbia, Canada    V8B 0H3

Elementary Teacher required by Squamish Montessori Elementary School
This ad will be posted for minimum 30 days post date
Dates: August 2017 to August 2019
Term: 24 months


  • Montessori Elementary Diploma, AMI preferred
  • BC Independent School Teacher Certification an asset
Job duties:
  • Prepare subject material for presentation according to approved curriculum.
  • Teach students lesson, discussions, audio-visual presentations and field trips.
  • Lead students in activities to promote their physical, mental and social development.
  • Prepare and implement remedial programs for students requiring extra help.
  • Identify children’s individual learning needs.
  • Develop course content.
  • Evaluate the progress of students, discuss results with students, parents and school officials.
  • Participate in staff meetings, educational conferences and teacher training workshops.
Wage: $31.25/hr for 32.5 hour per week
Holidays: 20 days paid.
Benefits: 80%Dental,80%prescriptions, Vision, MSP Premiums

Start date 2017-08-28
End date 2019-08-28

Squamish, British Columbia, Canada
42000 Loggers Lane V8B 0H3

Qualified applicants can send cover letter and résumé to:

Subject line: SMES Teacher

While all applicants are thanked for their interest, only those chosen for interviews will be contacted. No phone calls, please.

Squamish Montessori Elementary School is a provincially subsidized Independent School located between Vancouver and Whistler in beautiful British Columbia.

Posting Date: May 17, 2017

The Maria Montessori School
5 North Village Green West
Levittown, New York, 11756 USA

The Maria Montessori School, an AMI recognized school for 60 years, has a summer position available as directress of our primary classroom. The class is small. We are also seeking a 0-3 directress year round. The school is located in Nassau County, on Long Island, about 30 miles east of Manhattan (New York City).

Please submit your résumé and AMI certification to the attention of our Administrator, Mrs. Carolyn Larcy at

Posting Date: May 5, 2017

Boundary Bay Montessori School
3800 72 Street
Delta BC    V4K 3N2

BBMS is looking for a progressive, Montessori-certified educational leader to join our team as a part-time Academic Director.

Located in a beautiful pastoral setting in Ladner, British Columbia, the school has been established for more than 25 years and provides preschool, out-of-school care and an elementary school program from Kindergarten to Grade 7.

  • University degree and valid Teaching Certificate
  • Minimum 5 years experience working in a Montessori environment
  • Educational leadership experience
  • Responsibilities include but are not limited to maintaining Ministry of Education Group 1 Independent School standards, teaching team supervision, professional development, and human resources, and for providing an educational environment where students can thrive
  • Administrative duties include reporting to the board of directors, maintaining strong staff, parent and student relations, outside community relations and planning for school improvement will be a significant part of the mandate
Our families value high quality, Montessori education complemented with programs and philosophies such as Social-Emotional Learning, the Virtues Project, and Choice Theory.

Please submit your résumé, cover letter and proof of credentials to Michael Shaufele:

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for interviews. Position will commence August 2017.

Posting Date: May 2, 2017

Little House Montessori School
140 Maple Street
Collingwood, Ontario    L9Y 2P8

Position: Lower Elementary Montessori Teacher
Full-Time September 2017

  • MACTE accredited Lower Elementary Teaching Diploma
  • Experience an asset
  • Must possess excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Mature, responsible and independent

Please submit your résumé and cover letter to:
Attention: Ms. Joanne Harrison
The school will only contact those selected for an interview.

Posting Date: April 28, 2017

Family Montessori School

Casa Guide

Family Montessori School is seeking an experienced Casa Guide to join its team.
Located in Vancouver, BC, Family Montessori School has been providing quality preschool programming since 1980.

Family Montessori School is hiring an AMI trained CASA CO-GUIDE for September 2017.

Applicants must have:

  • AMI Montessori diploma (age 2 ½- 6yrs.)
  • Current ECE certification
  • University degree and qualify for a BC Independent School Teacher’s Certificate
  • Current First Aid
Collaboration, patience, and a willingness to learn are highly valued attributes.
Please forward your cover letter and résumé to:

Erin Higginbottom, Principal:

Please visit our website:

Posting Date: April 20, 2017

North Star Montessori Elementary & Preschool
1325 East Keith Road
North Vancouver, BC, Canada, V7J 1J3

North Star Montessori Elementary is seeking experienced AMI educators to join its team.
Located in beautiful North Vancouver, British Columbia, North Star offers programs from Infancy through Upper Elementary.

NSME is seeking an AMI trained Casa Guide for September 2017!
To be considered for a position, applicants must have:

  • Montessori diploma at the appropriate level
  • Current First Aid certification
  • University Degree and eligible for BC Independent School Teacher Certification
  • Minimum two years experience working in collaborative Montessori atmosphere

Please forward a cover letter and résumé to:

Tiffany Goulding, Head of School
North Star Montessori School
1325 East Keith Road
North Vancouver, BC
Canada, V7J 1J3

(No phone calls please)
Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
Please go to our website for further information about our school.

Posting Date: April 20, 2017

North Star Montessori Elementary & Preschool
1325 East Keith Road
North Vancouver, BC, Canada, V7J 1J3

To accommodate our growing school we are seeking a
Program Assistant

ECE Certified
September 2017 – June 2018
4 days/week
8:30 – 11:30am
Knowledge of Montessori or Montessori training preferred
3-5 year setting
Working one-to-one in conjunction with classroom teachers to support a student with special needs

Please go to our website for further information about our school

Please forward a cover letter and résumé to:

Tiffany Goulding, Head of School
North Star Montessori School
1325 East Keith Road
North Vancouver, BC
Canada, V7J 1J3

Posting Date: April 20, 2017

Children's House Montessori School
Port Perry, Ontario

Full Time AMI Upper Elementary guide

Children’s House Montessori School ( located in picturesque Port Perry,ON, Canada is hiring a full time AMI Upper Elementary guide for September 2017.

In our 23rd year of operation, the school has enrolment of 95 students from 18 months to 12 years. The school’s team of dedicated, hard working, dynamic teachers, led by an AMI trained owner/administrator, are committed to the integrity of Montessori principles. CHMS is a vibrant Montessori community one hour north east of Toronto on the shores of Lake Scugog.

The ideal candidate holds AMI Elementary Certification, a bachelor’s degree and is a team player whose high energy, interpersonal skills and enthusiasm radiate and inspire all around.

This full time position offers a competitive salary and benefits.
Interested applicants should email a résumé to

Posting Date: April 2, 2017

Butterfly Progressive Montessori Preschool
6800 Azure Road
Richmond, BC    V7C 2S8


Job Title

Montessori Directress

Name of Facility

Butterfly Progressive Montessori Preschool

Type Of Child Care

Group Child Care (3-5yr)


Basic ECE

Other Qualifications Required

-AMS or AMI Montessori Training

Required Experience

Over 1 year of teaching experience in BC

(preferably in daycares)

Key Responsibilities

-Teaching children aged 3-5 at a Montessori daycare
-Hours: 8:00am-4:30pm
-Montessori presentation skills
-Help with lunch and nap
-Monitor outside play and gym time


Metro Vancouver



Employment Terms


Position Start Date

July 1, 2017

Hours of Work

8.5 hrs with 30 minutes break

Salary & Benefits

-to be discussed in person



Contact Information

Contact Name

Theresa Lee – Administrator/Owner

Phone Number


E-Mail Address

Website Address


Posting Date: March 31, 2017

Blue Spruce Montessori School
10111 Bird Road
Richmond, BC V6X 1N4

Montessori Primary Directress

Blue Spruce Montessori School was established in September 1997 and is owned and operated by Debbie G. Marette, a graduate of the 1994 A.M.I. Montessori Training Center of BC and an early childhood educator. The school is located in a beautiful spacious hall, minutes from Vancouver just over the Oak Street Bridge. Our classes run Monday - Friday and accommodate up to 25 children per session, 2 ½ to 6 years old. We also offer an extended day program. Please check out our website for more information on our program. Our teaching staff consists of two AMI trained teachers and an ECE assistant in the morning session and AMI trained teacher and assistant in the afternoon session.

Position Summary:
Blue Spruce Montessori School is currently seeking a full time AMI Directress for September 2017. This position is an ideal situation for a recent graduate looking to gain valuable experience in a well-established Montessori school that closely follows the Montessori principles set out in the AMI training.

The position involves co-teaching with an experienced directress in the morning session with a class of 25 students which includes extended day students. In the afternoon the directress will work with an assistant teacher and manage a smaller group of children including the extended day children and will be under the guidance of an experienced Montessori directress. We are looking for an individual who will bring their passion for the Montessori philosophy into the classroom. You are confident, dynamic, organised, and have an ability to connect well with young children. You are articulate, flexible, work well under pressure and are a team player. You are professional, hard working take initiative and enjoy building relationships.

Blue Spruce offers a competitive salary; four weeks paid vacation, compensation to attend the AMI refresher and a teacher consultation in the first year of teaching.


  • AMI Diploma
  • ECE Certificate (pending 500 hrs OK)
  • Current First Aid Certificate
  • A criminal records check
  • Doctor’s note testifying to candidate’s good health both physical and mental
  • References
  • Previous childcare experience and training is an asset

Please e-mail your résumé attention Debbie G. Marette. Successful candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Debbie G. Marette Tel: (604) 375.4953

Posting Date: March 30, 2017

Moussi Montessori
38647 Buckley Ave.
Squamish, BC

Full-Time Montessori Primary Guide (ECE)
Start Date : Flexible


Moussi Montessori is a bilingual Montessori school catering to children aged 12 months to 6 years in beautiful Squamish, BC. We are currently hiring a Montessori trained Primary Guide in our Children's Community beginning immediately. Competitive salary and an amazing work atmosphere are offered in exchange for your service to our wonderful families.

  • A.M.I. Diploma, legal to work in Canada
  • ECE or ITE Certificate
  • Child Care First Aid a plus but not required immediately
Benefits and professional development opportunities are provided for the right candidate. Wages range from $18-$23/hr depending on experience.

Please direct your résumé to Anissa Moussi at

You can find out more about our school on our website:

Posting Date: March 30, 2017

Mountain Shadows Montessori School
Boulder, Colorado

Head of School for AMI Recognized School in Boulder, Colorado

Mountain Shadows Montessori School (MSMS), a premier Association Montessori Internationale (AMI) recognized school in Boulder, Colorado, is looking for a devoted and enthusiastic advocate of AMI education to be Head of School.

  • Are you passionate about AMI education?
  • Do you wish more families understood the benefits of an AMI education for their children?
  • Do you want to be a part of a team that is working to bring AMI education to as many children as possible in the greater Boulder Valley area?
If you answered yes to these questions, you may be the ideal candidate to lead an organization that is dedicated to nurturing the children in its care, providing the best education in Boulder Valley, and promoting the well-established benefits of an AMI education in the community.

Mountain Shadows is looking for someone who will lead the school, partnering with the dedicated and competent faculty and staff, the Director of Operations, and the Board of Directors to achieve strategic goals and ensure that the students flourish and succeed. Specifically, you will be responsible for:
  • Mentoring and supporting development of the AMI trained faculty
  • Leading the marketing, recruitment and admissions processes at the school
  • Driving the school’s fund development program to support long-term strategic goals
  • Acting as the external face of the school
  • Promoting the benefits of an AMI education in the broader community
Because the Board believes in the value of AMI pedagogical standards, the Mountain Shadows Head of School must be an AMI trained educator or administrator with prior experience working at an AMI recognized school.

To be considered for the position, please submit the following to
  • Your résumé
  • An educational philosophy statement
  • A brief description of why you are the right person to lead Mountain Shadows
Additional information about the school and this position can be found at

Posting Date: March 16, 2017

Montessori Borealis Preschool
Whitehorse, Yukon

Positions : AMI Casa Teachers and AMI Toddler Teachers

Are you looking for a unique experience beginning in late August 2017? Montessori Borealis Preschool is hoping to expand, and is seeking qualified and caring teachers to join our amazing team of educators.

Located in downtown Whitehorse, our highly reputable school is situated next to the banks of the beautiful Yukon River. From our large, bright classroom, it is a short walk to the library, public parks, museums, and downtown attractions and services.

A mix of desired qualifications and experience will be considered in finding the best candidates to fill these positions. Each position has the potential for extension beyond the initial one-year term.

Desired Qualifications:
  • AMI diploma or AMI diploma candidate
  • Teaching experience in a casa or toddler classroom
  • Current first aid and CPR level C
  • Excellent communication skills
More information about the school can be found on our website:

We are on Facebook at Montessori Borealis Preschool Whitehorse.

Learn more about life in Canada’s gorgeous Yukon Territory here:

Interested parties should submit résumé with cover letter to:

Salary commensurate with education and experience.

We thank all applicants, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Posting Date: February 21, 2017

AMI Headquarters
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Chief of Staff/Chief Operating Officer

A global, 90-year old NGO based in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, seeks a Chief Operating Officer/Chief of Staff to report to and serve as a force amplifier to the Executive Director, manage special and strategic projects, and oversee day-to-day operations of the head office and global network. This is an opportunity for an exceptional professional to work with teachers, children, philanthropists, scholars, and governments to build global capacity to make high-quality Montessori education available to all children. This position comes with significant responsibility. The right candidate will have a record that demonstrates strategic ability, high productivity, grace and reliability under pressure, excellent communications skills with people at all levels, discernment and discretion, great integrity, a strong work ethic and a commitment to serving children.

Complete details on the recruitment for this position may be found on the AMI website or by clicking HERE.

Posting Date: February 21, 2017

Children of Integrity Montessori Academy
2541 Quay Place
Coquitlam, BC    V3H 3S7

Are you a Heart-Centred Montessori Leader??

If so, we are looking for you! Located in the greater Vancouver, British Columbia area, Children of Integrity Montessori Academy is a growing and vibrant Montessori school community which serves approximately 100 children from 2-1/2 years up to 12 years of age in our Casa, Preschool, Extended Day Kindergarten, Elementary and Senior Elementary programs. Thanks to our continued expansion, we are excited to be looking for dedicated and seasoned Montessori educators to join our team and support us in our next stage of growth.

Specifically, we are looking for an experienced and strong Administrative Team Leader, a Casa Directress and Assistant, and an Elementary Montessori Guide and Assistant who will bring their teaching and leadership gifts in the following areas: a caring and compassionate team player; demonstrates an embodiment of the Montessori approach to educating the "whole child"; has strong communication skills, both oral and written; and strong organizational abilities. Most importantly, however, we are looking for individuals who are devoted to children, are passionate life-long learners, find joy in teaching, and who are willing to lead from the heart.

Salary is negotiable and commensurate with experience, with a position start date of August/September 2017.

If this resonates with you, we would love to hear from you! Check out our website at and then send us an email with a cover letter and résumé to:

Posting Date: February 18, 2017

Clanmore Montessori School
Oakville, Ontario

Interested in Meeting Qualified Candidates:
Casa, Elementary, Middle School/Adolescent

Clanmore is a well-established, licenced school located in Oakville, Ontario. Housed in a beautifully restored historic farmhouse with custom designed additions, Clanmore offers Montessori programming from toddler through to adolescent.

We are always looking for exceptional educators to join our team. Applicants must have:

  • A.M.I. approved Casa or Elementary training. Ideally Casa applicants will also have ECE certification, Elementary applicants will hold OTC certification and Middle School applicants will have completed the NAMTA/AMI Adolescent Orientation.
  • experience working in a collaborative Montessori atmosphere
  • strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • a joyful attitude and dedication towards their work
  • a current police record check, vulnerable sector screening
We offer an extremely supportive, passionate and positive working environment.

Please send your résumé to the attention of Cathy Sustronk / Grace Kidney at While all applicants are thanked for their interest, only those invited for interviews will be contacted. If you require accessibility accommodations, please let us know when you are contacted for an interview.

CCMA accredited. Member Oakville Independent Schools.

Posting Date: February 10, 2017

Head Start Montessori School
2235 Sheppard Ave. E - Suite 105
North York, ON    M2J 5B5
Phone: 416-756-7300

A.M.I. Casa Directress

Head Start Montessori is a well-established school located in the heart of North York, Toronto, with two beautiful Casa Environments, a Montessori Toddler Community and an Infant Community.

Applicants should be caring and nurturing, with a good understanding of the Montessori philosophy. All interested applicants should submit their cover letter and résumé to

We welcome all positive, team players to the H.S.M Family.


  • A.M.I. Diploma Early Childhood (CASA 2 ½-6years)
  • Possess strong leadership and organizational skills
  • Good communication required (oral and written) for leading Parent Workshops, Curriculum Night and other events
  • Effective classroom management skills, positive attitude, enthusiastic and loves to work with children
  • Valid First Aid/CPR & Current Police Record Check
All interested candidates, please e-mail a résumé to:

Posting Date: February 9, 2017

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