Upper Elementary Teacher

Sea Pines Montessori Academy | Hilton Head Island, SC, United States

Posted Date 2/12/2020

Ever wanted to live by the beach? Now's your chance! 

Sea Pines Montessori Academy, established in 1968 and South Carolina's first Montessori school, sits at the south end of the island nestled between a forest preserve and the Atlantic Ocean. We serve children, ages 12 months to 8th grade, from 8:00 am -- 5:30 pm. In addition to academic rigor, we offer group music, art, Spanish, Suzuki piano, Suzuki violin, soccer, tennis, golf, basketball, fitness, yoga, JV Cross Country, JV Volleyball, JV Basketball, JV Golf, science fair, community outreach, lego/robotics, parent-child classes, summer camp, a PTO, and supportive, strategic Board of Trustees. Our 6th, 7th, and 8th graders also participate in Montessori Model United Nations. 

UE teacher/classroom details:

-8:00 am -- 4:00 pm teacher hours,

-Large classroom (approximately 1600+ square feet),

-Adequate desk and floor spacing,

-2 outdoor porches,

-Well-equipped realm of LE/UE materials, lessons, & extensions

-Lots of storage space (2 large walk-in closets)


-iMac, Macbook, & Chromebook for use in and out of the classroom,

-Equipment for making materials (large/small laminator, varying copiers, paper cutters, etc.),

-Substantial materials and activity budget for immediate and long-term use.


Benefits include:

-100% Health/dental benefits,

-Professional development opportunities (Conferences, classes, etc.),

-Discount for child [where applicable],

-8 PTO days for personal leave

-An average of 20 paid holiday/school closing breaks plus summers

-Supportive staff and parents,

-Signing bonus, AND

-A relaxing life on the beach! 

This position is for a Montessori trained teacher, ONLY.

Please reply directly with a cover letter, resume, and salary history, and to request additional information and school pictures. SPMA is an equal opportunity employer.




Credential Level
Elementary II (9-12)
Education Required
Bachelor's Degree
Job Type
Classroom Teacher/Staff
Position Type
Full-Time (academic year)
Phone(843) 785-2534

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