Assistant Teacher | Toddler Lead Teacher | 3-6 Lead Teacher | Lower Elementary Teacher

Assistant Teacher

We’re looking for an enthusiastic, adaptable Assistant Teacher who has a passion for working with children. This role is a great opportunity to get your foot in the door and learn more about Montessori education. Many of our Assistant Teachers ultimately grow to take on Lead roles over time. Hours are 8:30-12:15 Monday-Friday.

The ideal candidate is respectful of all children, adults, and the world. Interested Candidates should email a letter of intent, resume and three references to Julie Smith at smsjuliesmith@gmail.com.

Toddler Lead Teacher

Salem Montessori School is currently seeking trained and certified candidates for current and future positions in our toddler classroom. Montessori certification and experience are preferred. This employee will be responsible for adhering to and supporting our SMS Mission and Vision. Duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Is respectful of all children, adults, and the world.
  • Has a passion for Montessori education.
  • Possesses effective and kind classroom management skills.
  • Excels in preparing a stimulating and engaging learning environment
  • Is excited to incorporate the outdoors in the learning environment.
  • Is honest, dedicated and nurturing.
  • Is well organized.
  • Is a team player.
  • Is flexible and willing to grow as an educator.

Compensation: Based on experience.
Position Type: Part-time (academic year)
Application Information: Interested candidates should email a letter of intent, resume and three references to Julie Smith at smsjuliesmith@gmail.com.
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3-6 LEAD TEACHER

Salem Montessori School seeks a lead teacher certified in Early Childhood Montessori Education.  The ideal candidate would have a bachelor’s degree in education and previous experience as a lead teacher in an Early Childhood classroom. This employee will be responsible for adhering to and supporting our SMS Mission and Vision. Duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Prepare and maintain a clean and safe Montessori classroom environment.
  • Keep records of children’s progress.
  • Conduct parent/teacher conferences.
  • Interpret the Montessori philosophy to parents and community as well as assistants, interns, and parent volunteers.
  • Participate in the supervision of assistants and interns.
  • Complete Red Cross, First Aid, and CPR courses.
  • Participate in all staff meetings and parent events.
  • Plan objectives for own professional growth annually.

Compensation: Based on experience.
Education Required: Bachelor’s degree
Position Type: Part-time (academic year)
Application Information: Interested candidates should email a letter of intent, resume and three references to Julie Smith at smsjuliesmith@gmail.com.
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Lower Elementary Lead Teacher

Salem Montessori School of Winston-Salem, NC seeks a Lower Elementary Lead Teacher. The candidate would lead a Lower Elementary Montessori classroom and oversee students 6-9 years of age. Candidates must hold a Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Education, and must have Montessori Lower Elementary Credentials. The ideal candidate will have teaching experience at the Elementary level. This employee will be responsible for adhering to and supporting our SMS Mission and Vision. Duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Safety and well-being of students in the classroom
  • Delivering established Montessori scope and sequence
  • Participating in ongoing Professional Development
  • Attendance at all required staff meetings
  • Required to complete student record keeping, lesson planning, parent reports and parent conferences
  • Participate and help lead Parent Ed evening events
  • Other duties as assigned

Compensation: Based on experience.
Education Required: Bachelor’s degree
Position Type: Full-time (academic year)
Application Information: Interested candidates should email a letter of intent, resume and three references to Julie Smith at smsjuliesmith@gmail.com.
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