Co-Lead Teacher, Lower Elementary

Montessori School of Columbia | Columbia, SC, United States

Posted Date 5/23/2020

The Montessori School of Columbia (MSC) is growing and we are seeking a qualified and credentialed lower elementary guide to co-teach beginning August 2020. 

Applicants must have teaching experience in a lower elementary classroom, hold an undergraduate degree at minimum, have a positive attitude and excellent writing and communication skills. The ideal candidate will be an organized, friendly, responsible, patient, professional, mature, kind person who works well with others, has a deep sense of social responsibility, and a love of people and animals.

Salary is paid over 12 months and will commensurate with experience, 80% paid health benefits, 3% matching 401k, opportunities for career advancement, opportunities for professional development, an authentic Montessori environment, fully equipped classrooms, generous material budgets, teacher autonomy, administrative support, a beautiful campus, and a group of loving, committed coworkers that collaborate with grace and courtesy.

Established 37 years ago, the Montessori School of Columbia is a warm and wonderful, not-for-profit, Montessori school serving 140 students in primary through sixth grade. We are located on 2.5 wooded acres in the heart of the capital of South Carolina. Our school is five minutes from the University of South Carolina and Downtown Columbia and two hours from the mountains or the coast. Our staff is a dedicated group of team players who work collaboratively, enjoy learning, and love to have fun. We pay competitively and know that our teachers make our school great.

Start Date: Fiscal year begins July 1, 2020, Students begin in mid-August.


Credential Level
Elementary I (6-9)
Education Required
Bachelor's Degree
Job Type
Classroom Teacher/Staff
Position Type
Full-Time (academic year)
Phone(803) 783-8838

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