The Montessori School of Columbia is adding a middle school in August 2020, and we are seeking a qualified and credentialed Secondary Guide to develop the program. The candidate must have middle school teaching experience and is either Montessori certified at the secondary level or willing to attend training outside of South Carolina (paid for by the school).
Applicants must hold an undergraduate degree at minimum, have a positive attitude and excellent communication skills. The ideal candidate will be an organized, friendly, responsible, patient, professional, mature, kind person who works well with others, has a deep sense of social responsibility, and a love of people and animals.
Salary is paid over 12 months and will commensurate with experience, 80% paid health benefits, 3% matching 401k, opportunities for career advancement, opportunities for professional development, an authentic Montessori environment, fully equipped classrooms, generous material budgets, teacher autonomy, administrative support, a beautiful campus, and a group of kind, committed coworkers that collaborate with grace and courtesy.
Established 36 years ago, the Montessori School of Columbia is a warm and wonderful, not-for-profit, Montessori school serving 140 students in primary through sixth grade. We are located on 2.5 wooded acres in the heart of the capital of South Carolina. Our school is five minutes from the University of South Carolina and Downtown Columbia and two hours from the mountains or the coast. Our staff is a dedicated group of team players who work collaboratively, enjoy learning, and love to have fun. We pay competitively and know that our teachers make our school great.
Start Date: July 1, 2020.