Infant Toddler Teacher Needed for 2024-2025 School Year!

Montessori Academy of Chicago | Chicago, IL, United States

Posted Date 7/08/2024

The Montessori Academy of Chicago is seeking experienced and enthusiastic Infant Toddler Lead Teachers to join our team for the 2024-2025 school year. This position can be filled by an intern or a Montessori-credentialed faculty member. The position will work directly with our Head of School, Associate Head of School, Nursery Coordinators and Nursery team. This is a full-time position for the 2024-2025 school year, starting immediately. The position involves in-person instruction Monday-Friday.

 The Montessori Academy of Chicago provides a nurturing, authentic Montessori education and parent community, enriching the lives of Chicago’s modern families and students. Our school is an extension of the home. Our parents have peace of mind. Our students are responsible and self-assured global citizens, prepared to lead in the 21st century. Located in Chicago’s West Loop, the Academy serves 300 students each day. We are accredited by the American Montessori Society (AMS) to serve children from 6 weeks through 8th grade. 


  • Montessori certification in 0-3 Infant Toddler or completion of MACTE accredited Infant Toddler training program
  • Seasoned Montessori educators – minimum 3 years in a Montessori classroom
  • Passionate and dedicated teachers who are committed to helping students excel

Job details:

  • Year round (12 month), 3-year contracts available
  • Occasional parent nights and community building events
  • Joining a strong group of dedicated Montessori educators


  • Co-teaching team with experienced Montessori educators 
  • Two week paid vacation and two weeks of flex time (to be used over the summer) 
  • Paid school breaks twice per year
  • Health and dental care available
  • 401K with Matching available

The Academy has implemented enhanced health and safety guidelines in response to the coronavirus pandemic and meets all CDC requirements. The programming, faculty and staff at the Academy are exceptional. The dedication to the curriculum and the students is unparalleled. The Academy meets the full needs of the child and its families. This is a career changing opportunity for the right educator.  Come find your future with us!

Montessori Credential Level
Early Childhood (2½ - 6)
Education Required
Bachelor's Degree
Job Type
Classroom Teacher/Staff
Position Type
Full-Time (academic year)
Phone(312) 243-0977

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