Public Montessori Upper Elementary Teacher

Parkside Montessori | San Mateo, CA, United States

Posted Date 3/03/2024
Parkside Montessori is looking for an Upper Elementary (grades 4th-6th) teacher to join our amazing public Montessori school.
We’re looking for educators who are passionate, equity-minded, and inspired by great professional development potential–an expanding program, personal and professional growth, and salary and benefits exceeding private schools.
Make an Impact
  • Become a strong voice amongst a highly engaged community of constructivist teachers committed to learning and implementing the Montessori philosophy in an inclusive public school environment
  • Join our public movement to ensure that a high-quality Montessori education is available for ALL students
Develop Your Career
  • Not Montessori trained? Benefit from paid, MACTE-approved training and on-site coaching to support your development.
  • All applicants must have a California Teaching Credential (or equivalent from another state) or must be actively enrolled in a program to obtain the California Credential. Email Principal Tahai with questions. (
Benefit Your Future
  • Earn a competitive salary that exceeds the level of private schools in the region
  • Access comprehensive benefits provided by the San Mateo Foster City School District including: paid sick leave, medical/dental/vision insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, retirement plans, and more
Parkside Montessori currently serves 430 children, PreK through 8th grade. We aim to become accredited by the American Montessori Society while our staff continues to ensure academic proficiency on Common Core Standards through Montessori instruction. We are actively partnering with the National Center for Montessori in the Public Sector (NCMPS) as we strive to uphold their Essential Elements and engage with them for regular Montessori professional development.
Join us and help us build a model public Montessori program option for all students in San Mateo and Foster City. Visit Parkside Montessori’s website:
To apply, e-mail Principal Tahai to schedule a video chat, 
Salary61,000.00 - 100,000.00 Annual
Montessori Credential Level
Elementary II (9-12)
Education Required
Bachelor's Degree
Job Type
Classroom Teacher/Staff
Position Type
Full-Time (academic year)
Phone(650) 312-7575

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