Head Primary Teacher

Bergen-Lafayette Montessori School | Jersey City, NJ, United States

Posted Date 6/29/2020

Bergen-Lafayette Montessori School is a small & vibrant, dual-language, urban Montessori School located in Jersey City, NJ. We are seeking a warm, nurturing, and committed Head Teacher to join our Primary Team for the 2020-2021 school year. This position is a 10-month, full-time salaried job, with potential for additional income through work in our summer programs.

Our Primary classroom can enroll up to 20 children and the ideal candidate for this job will possess a Montessori Early Childhood credential, a minimum of 3 years of experience teaching in a Primary Montessori classroom, a commitment to child-centered education, and the ability to positively work in a collaborative environment with patience and respect for a diversity of ideas. Flexibility to the changing needs of children, co-workers and the program are fundamental. The ability to prepare and maintain the classroom environment with excellence as well as skill at taking observational notes about the children to plan lessons and communicate to parents about their children's growth are required. Timeliness is essential, as is the desire to involve parents in their children's early childhood education.

If you have an interest in joining our young, dynamic and passionate team, kindly submit your cover letter, resume, three letters of recommendation, and salary requirements to info@bergenlafayettemontessori.com. Please visit our school's website at www.bergenlafayettemontessori.com to learn more about our mission and values.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Credential Level
Early Childhood (2½ - 6)
Education Required
High School
Job Type
Classroom Teacher/Staff
Position Type
Full-Time (academic year)
Phone(201) 706-3403

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