University Village Montessori School - Montessori Lead Teacher: Infant/Toddler

Monday, June 05, 2023 2:54 PM | Anonymous

University Village Montessori School is seeking a lead teacher for one of our Infant and Toddler (2 months to 3 year old) classrooms. This is a full time, year round position. We are looking for teachers who are loving, engaging, observant, reliable adults with prior experience working with children.

About our school: we are members of AMS and are currently on Step 7 of the Pathway to AMS accreditation. We are passionate about providing an authentic, caring Montessori environment for our students and their families.

Teachers should possess: an understanding of early childhood development; patience and respect for children; the ability to encourage children to be independent; model for them appropriate behavior; cultivate an environment rich with Montessori philosophy that is both safe and engaging for children; provide opportunities that enhance the child's social, physical and intellectual development; exhibit excellent interpersonal skills; and can effectively collaborate with students, parents, and staff to nurture a passion for learning in the young child.

* Full time, year round position

* Montessori Infant/Toddler Teaching Credential required

* 60 semester hours of credit from an accredited college or university with 6 credits in ECE or CDA preferred * Bachelor's Degree preferred

* At least 2 years of professional teaching experience preferred

* Must meet state requirements for education and additional school requirements may apply

* All employees must be up-to-date with COVID-19 vaccinations and boosters


* Dental insurance

* Health insurance

* Paid time off

* Professional Development

* Vision insurance


* Childcare: 3 years (Preferred)

* Infant and Toddler Education: 3 years (Preferred)


* Montessori Certification (Required)

To indicate your interest in the position, submit a resume and cover letter to the Executive Director, Kiran Devani, via email You may also contact us directly at 773-800-9780