Montessori Child Care Center Lead Teacher

Little Tulip Montessori | Bayside, NY, United States

Posted Date 6/07/2019

Little Tulip Montessori of Bay Terrace, Bayside NY

 Salary: Competitive salary + employee referral bonus

Overview: An up and coming Montessori daycare in Bayside NY is seeking a dedicated Early Childhood Lead Teacher with Montessori methods of teaching experience to join our organization! This is a full-time position and an excellent opportunity to join a Montessori based program rich in diversity and known for its commitment to children and families. 

The Lead Teacher responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Be responsible for providing a Montessori classroom / instructional program that support individual needs of children
  • Work closely with the director to design the school curriculum and lesson plans
  • Use various assessment tools such as observations, continuums of development, portfolios and so forth to help students grow based on their individual abilities and pace of learning
  • Be responsible for preparing an environment in which the furnishings and materials are complete and fulfill the needs of the group
  • Maintain a clear, orderly and attractive Montessori environment including the care and maintenance of classroom materials and equipment, as well as maintain inventory of classroom materials
  • Ensure the classroom environment that fulfills all health and safety regulations as required by the state and meets the accreditation and licensing standards set forth by AMS
  • Supervise the children and ensure their safeties within his/her charge at all time
  • Participate in meetings with parents and the Director
  • Establish relationships and maintain regular communications with parents including the classroom and the curriculum, as well as responding to parents concerns in timely fashion
  • Assist in development of the school functions including but not limited to Open Houses
  • Complete and maintain all student records and reports


  • Must be AMS / AMI Certified
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education
  • Minimum 2 years of experience in early childhood education required
  • Previous experience in a start-up child care will be a plus!

We offer a competitive benefit package that includes the following:

Employee Childcare Discount Program
401(k) plan
Paid vacation, sick time and company Paid Holidays
Employee Referral Program

Little Tulip Montessori of Bay Terrace is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Montessori Credentials Held
Early Childhood
Education Required
Bachelor's Degree
Job Type
Classroom Teacher/Staff
Position Type
Full-Time (12 mos.)

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