Infant Toddler Lead Teacher

Our World Montessori | Niskayuna, NY, United States

Posted Date 7/04/2024

Join our dedicated team in an established American Montessori Society verified school where we inspire children to become intrinsically motivated lifelong learners with excellent problem-solving skills! We are looking for a patient, nurturing team member who is willing to guide children 18 months to 3 years of age on their journey to independence.

Enjoy our respectful and collaborative team with highly supportive leadership, including a Head of School who holds an AMS credential. The Lead Teacher is a valuable member of a team and is responsible for maintaining a nurturing and peaceful educational environment. This position offers a wonderful opportunity to be a part of a very special community of professional educators, engaged students, and supportive families that has been remaking learning for 20 years.

We are seeking a permanent full-time lead teacher to join our talented staff. Minimum qualifications include an AMS or AMI Montessori Infant/Toddler credential and experience with and a love for working with young children. The ideal candidate possesses a strong work ethic and is a team player who is excited to grow professionally and collaborate with others to further the school's mission of service to the child. This position begins August 26 and working hours are 8:15 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.

We offer paid time off, health insurance, and retirement plan contributions for those who are eligible, as well as many professional development opportunities.

Compensation and benefits package will vary according to education and experience. Must be fully vaccinated and boosted against COVID-19.

*Please send cover letter indicating interest in the position as well as a current resume as attachments to Diane Lanci, Head of School.

Our World Montessori is committed to the principal of inclusion, and we celebrate diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, religious or spiritual beliefs, gender, sexual orientation, family configuration, political affiliation, or marital status in the administration of its employment, educational or admissions policies, or tuition assistance programs.

Salary31,500.00 - 44,000.00 Annual
Montessori Credential Level
Infant & Toddler (birth - age 3)
Education Required
Bachelor's Degree
Job Type
Classroom Teacher/Staff
Position Type
Full-Time (academic year)
Phone(518) 347-2060

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