Montessori School of Northampton | Northampton, MA, United States

Posted Date 5/09/2019

PRIMARY (3-6, pre-K) LEAD TEACHER: The Montessori School of Northampton is looking for a dynamic, creative and nurturing Lead Teacher for our combined preschool/kindergarten program that is passionate about Montessori education. As Lead Teacher your responsibilities will include creating classroom materials and activities, presenting Montessori primary curriculum, supervising Assistant Teachers, effectively communicating with families and reporting to the Director. We seek teachers who can not only present Montessori curriculum but also act as ambassadors for Montessori philosophy to our families. Candidates should effectively plan and problem-solve with a team, have a sense of humor and relate warmly and effectively to others. The ability to understand and work with different learning styles is required. 

The Montessori School of Northampton is an equal opportunity employer.  MSN is committed to selecting faculty and staff without regard to race, color, religious creed, ethnicity, sex, gender identity, genetic information, national origin or ancestry, age, handicap or disability, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law.  This policy applies to all personnel actions and conditions of employment, including recruitment, hiring, training and promotion.  MSN makes every effort to provide reasonable accommodations to qualified applicants or employees with disabilities of which we are aware.

Broad diversity is essential to fostering an inclusive climate and central to MSN’s goals of achieving excellence in all areas.  We believe that affirmative action in employment furthers these goals.  We holistically assess each candidate, giving favorable consideration to an applicant’s record of working with students with broadly diverse perspectives, experiences, and backgrounds. MSN will also favorably consider experience overcoming or helping others to overcome educational barriers.

Montessori Credentials Held
Early Childhood
Education Required
Bachelor's Degree
Job Type
Classroom Teacher/Staff
Position Type
Full-Time (academic year)
Phone(413) 586-4538

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