Lead Teacher Primary Teacher

Philly Montessori | Philadelphia, PA, United States

Posted Date 4/01/2024

Philly Montessori is seeking a Montessori trained 3-6 educator to be a lead teacher for the 24-25 school year. This is an exciting opportunity to join our talented faculty in establishing a brand new campus for our school. Our founding teachers will have the unique opportinty to help build their "dream school" that feels authentic to their own teaching style and values. 

We are dedicated to supporting our staff as well as our students and to helping everyone in our community grow in an environment where they are valued and appreciated. Our beautiful, bilingual, school is located in the heart of Queen Village and has a mission to provide authentic Montessori education in an inclusive, welcoming, and supportive environment.

The ideal candidate will have experience working with young children and a Montessori 3-6 certification. However, we would also love to talk to experienced childcare professionals who are interested in Montessori and have a desire to obtain a Montessori teaching credential. Must be open-minded and able to work well as part of a teaching team. Fluency in Spanish is a plus!


- Experience working with young children;
- Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Early Childhood Education;
- Montessori certification or willingness to obtain a Montessori certificate;
- Bilingual Spanish/English teachers strongly desired.


Competitive salary, tuition reimbursement, professional development opportunities, health care, and paid vacations are available amongst other benefits.

About Philly Montessori

We are an AMS accredited micro-school located in the heart of the Bella Vista and Queen Village neighborhoods of Philadelphia. As we complete our fifth year anniversary, we are proud of our engagement with the community and our continued commitment to providing authentic Montessori education in an inclusive, welcoming, and supportive environment. 

To learn more details about the unique aspects of our school, please visit our website www.phillymontessori.com, and visit us on social media at www.instagram.com/phillymontessori and www.facebook.com/phillymontessori.

For a peek into our classroom, you can check us out on vimeo at https://vimeo.com/475226714.

Application Information

Please send resume and cover letter to admin@phillymontessori.com

Salary45,000.00 - 65,000.00 Annual
Montessori Credential Level
Early Childhood (2½ - 6)
Education Required
Bachelor's Degree
Job Type
Classroom Teacher/Staff
Position Type
Full-Time (academic year)
Phone(404) 402-1583

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