Infant Lead Teacher - Maternity Leave

Mission Montessori | San Francisco, CA, United States

Posted Date 6/15/2020

At Mission Montessori, our mission is to help each child become a passionate member of the human community who is confident, creative, and flourishing. We take our mission to heart with a supportive school culture and commitment to high quality Montessori.

We are seeking a Montessori Infant Lead Teacher to take over a classroom while one of our teachers is out on maternity leave starting in the fall. This role is a wonderful opportunity for an educator passionate about Montessori and the infant age group, and who would like to start out with us as a long-term substitute.


Our Ideal Candidate:

  • has a Montessori diploma for 0-3 and a bachelor’s degree
  • has childcare experience and a passion for working with infants
  • is a strong communicator who values honest and compassionate communication 
  • engages enthusiastically with their peers as members of the same team
  • seeks continuous opportunities to grow as a person and educator 

*We’ll be even more excited if you speak Spanish!


What You Can Expect:

  • a competitive salary for the Bay Area
  • paid medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • paid sick leave, PTO, breaks, and holidays
  • tuition discounts
  • opportunity to enroll in our 401(K) retirement savings program
  • reimbursement for relocation expenses
  • J-1 visa sponsorship
  • a variety of professional development opportunities unique to each employee’s career path and interests, including in-house training, sponsorship for Montessori training, positive discipline training, stipends for AMI Refresher Courses, and more
  • a wonderful community that includes passionate and supportive educators from around the world, regular mentorship and opportunities for professional growth, and fun monthly social events and community lunches
  • beautiful working environments (take a virtual tour of our campus here)

If this sounds like the right fit for you, we encourage you to apply at

Credential Level
Credential Required (level not specified)
Education Required
Bachelor's Degree
Job Type
Classroom Teacher/Staff
Position Type
Full-Time (academic year)
Phone(415) 805-8315

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