Lower Elementary Montessori Teacher

Hamilton Park Montessori School | Jersey City, NJ, United States

Posted Date 1/15/2020

We have an opening for an Montessori Lower Elementary teacher (1st to 3rd grade) with literacy experience, preferred.

Candidates must be enthusiastic thinkers, hardworking team players, and excellent communicators dedicated to the profession of student-focused teaching. 


  • Commitment to a growth mindset wherein open, respectful feedback is valued, and professional growth and learning are central to the culture of the school.
  • Commitment to collaborating closely with colleagues, and to working in a closely-knit team.
  • Flexibility and ability to embrace change and adapt to new situations
  • Strong work ethic and sense of humor


Lower Elementary Montessori Teacher Certification

Experience in the following a plus: 

BA/ Masters in Literacy ( a plus) 

Conducting reading assessments (Teachers College, DRA, or other)
Organizing and running Guided Reading groups
Planning and teaching Writing Workshop lessons (Teachers College/Lucy Calkins)
Tutoring after school in reading and/or writing


Competitive compensation

Health Benefits Support

Parking Support 

Application Information

Email resume and cover letter at alexa@hamiltonparkmontessori.com

Credential Level
Elementary I (6-9)
Education Required
Bachelor's Degree
Job Type
Classroom Teacher/Staff
Position Type
Full-Time (academic year)
Phone(201) 533-1910

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