Summer 2019 HORIZONS @ LMS Children's House Teacher

Lexington Montessori School | Lexington, MA, United States

Posted Date 4/04/2019

HORIZONS at Lexington Montessori School is looking for dedicated, enthusiastic and

experienced teachers who are looking to have a meaningful teaching experience for 4 weeks

during the summer. Candidate preferably should have a minimum of three years of teaching

experience and a Montessori teaching credential. Candidate must work toward the fulfillment

of the HORIZONS Mission which is to, “change the trajectory of low-income students by instilling

the joy of learning, the skills for success and the inspiration to realize their dreams.”

General Description:

- Educator for approximately 20 - 24 students during 4 weeks of summer academic and

enrichment program

- Responsible for the planning and instruction of different subject areas using Montessori

materials, in addition to a range of teaching aids

- Maintains attendance records, writes lesson plans, teaches lessons, creates bi-weekly

classroom newsletters and prepares final student reports

- Teachers work in close collaboration with Head Teacher(1), AND Teacher Intern (2)

- Teacher oversees and supervises Teacher Assistant and Student Interns

- Teachers are assigned to a regular, rotating bus monitoring duty each week during the

summer; 2 to 3 times per week

- Teachers attend all scheduled field trips, participate in daily meals with students,

incorporate the weekly use of outdoor nature space, scheduled faculty meetings and the

HORIZONS LMS Family Visitation Day

- Prior to the start of the HORIZONS LMS Summer Session, Teachers attend an

orientation session.

- Swimming and water play: Set up environment and oversee students as they engage in

on-campus water play (Children’s House Group)


DATES: July 8, - August 2

** Required†HORIZONS Staff Orientation Meeting

HOURS: Monday - Friday; 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM w/ additional hours on assigned bus duty days

For AM Arrival @LMS 7:45 AM; For PM Return to LMS approx. 4:15 PM


Applicants should send resumé and three references, together with a statement of teaching philosophy to Maria-Veronica Barnes, Executive Director at

Montessori Credentials Held
Early Childhood
Education Required
Bachelor's Degree
Job Type
Classroom Teacher/Staff
Position Type
Phone(781) 862-8571

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