Montessori Lower Elementary Teacher

Luna Elementary School | Garland, TX, United States

Posted Date 3/05/2020

February 21, 2020


501 S. Jupiter Road

P.O. Box 469026

Garland, Texas 75046-9026





POSITION:                  Montessori Lower Elementary Teacher (6-9 year olds) – 2020-2021 – Generic Posting

  • 187-Day (10-month) Contract
  • Teacher Pay Grade (refer to GISD salary schedule online)


DATE AVAILABLE:     August 5, 2020


LOCATION:                 Luna Elementary



  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Valid Texas Elementary Teaching Certification with E.S.L. endorsement
  • Demonstrated general knowledge of curriculum and instruction
  • Demonstrated strong organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills required to achieve the goals of the position
  • Montessori credential from a MACTE accredited center and/or experience preferred
  • Montessori training and/or experience preferred
  • Experience in a multi-age Montessori environment preferred



    • Willingness to attend and complete Montessori training, funded by GISD, within the first two years during personal time, implement the Montessori philosophy and curriculum in a multi-age environment
    • Prepare and present lessons that accommodate for differences in student learning styles in a multiage setting
    • Conduct ongoing assessment of student achievement through formal and informal testing
    • Present subject matter according to guidelines established by Texas Education Agency
    • Establish and maintaining efficient classroom management procedures and standards of student behavior
    • Implement a variety of strategies and resources, including technology, to meet students' needs
    • Plan and use appropriate instructional and learning strategies, activities, materials and equipment that reflect an understanding of learning styles and needs of students assigned
    • Create a classroom environment conducive to learning and appropriate for the physical, social and emotional development of the students
    • Establish a system of student evaluation within the guidelines prescribed in state law or adopted by the school district to advance student performance levels as required by federal, state and local accountability system
    • Establish and maintain open and effective communication with parents, students, administration and other teachers
    • Perform other duties as assigned


INFORMATION:      Tanya Ramos, Director of Human Resources  (Email:


APPLICATION:       Submit the following:    


  • GISD Professional Application – must be online at and must attach the online application to the online job posting.
      • Cover Letter – attach to online application
      • Detailed resume with references – attach to online application
      • Other required documents – attach to online application


DEADLINE:             Until filled


INTERVIEWS:         Conducted as needed

Credential Level
Credential Required (level not specified)
Education Required
Bachelor's Degree
Job Type
Classroom Teacher/Staff
Position Type
Full-Time (academic year)
Phone(972) 675-3040

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