Montessori School of Champaign-Urbana is seeking an Elementary Teacher for 2020/2021 school year. A Bachelor's Degree required as well as previous experience with Elementary children. Montessori Elementary certification and Montessori teaching experience preferred. Certified Directresses should have an enthusiasm and desire to co-teach in a combined Lower and Upper Elementary classroom environment.
Experience or training in Montessori Educational philosophy is preferred along with a specialty in early literacy skills or secondary math and science. Also prefer a willingness to go to training for Montessori certification as well as a strong connection to the C/U community.
We are looking for a teacher with excellent classroom management skills, the ability to learn on the job, great conflict-resolution skills, confident, inquisitive, intuitive, a humanist approach to discipline, energetic, creative, technology savvy, and well organized individual who likes working with both children 6-12 years of age and adults of all backgrounds. Salary and compensation is competitive, commensurate with education and experience. Please submit resume, three professional references, and a cover letter outlining your interest in Montessori education to: firstname.lastname@example.org