Early Childhood (3 - 6 year) Lead Teacher

Highland Park Montessori School | Highland Park, IL, United States

Posted Date 5/14/2024

Jewish Early Childhood (3-6yr) Montessori Lead Teacher Job Posting 


  • Associates or Bachelors Degree 
  • Previous experience in early childhood education, Montessori preferred. 
  • Experience in Judaic studies (preferred) and/or willingness to learn the Montessori approach and training.
  • Eco-friendly mindset and the ability to work collaboratively with others. 


  • Patient, compassionate, and loving nature that will create a caring environment which allows the child to explore confidently and build self-esteem.
  • Respect for individuality and differences 
  • Foster a Jewish experience and well-rounded curriculum 


  • Competitive salary 
  • Health and dental insurance 
  • 403 b plan 
  • Paid vacation, holidays, and sick time 
  • Professional development opportunities 
  • Monday through Friday 
  • Full-time or Part-Time

Job Description 

Highland Park Montessori is seeking an early childhood Montessori teacher in Highland Park who incorporates Judaic studies into the Montessori curriculum. HPM is an extraordinary Montessori program that offers an eco-friendly, healthy environment, and emphasizes community and inclusiveness. We foster a culture of healthy living, appreciation for the world around us and respect for individuality and differences. Each child will be given the opportunity to grow in their own way, and build a strong foundation for the future. 

As a Teacher, you have the opportunity to make a difference in a child’s life everyday! Your enthusiastic passion for learning will help spark a child’s imagination and discover new ideas. Your patient and loving nature will create a caring environment which encourages a child to build confidence and grow their self-esteem. Serving as the guide helping each child navigate through many exciting milestones and model new capabilities as they work toward greater independence.

Montessori Credential Level
Early Childhood (2½ - 6)
Education Required
Some College
Job Type
Classroom Teacher/Staff
Position Type
Full-Time (academic year)
Phone(847) 433-3383

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