3-6 Montessori Directress

Busy Bees Montessori School | Mount Prospect, IL, United States

Posted Date 9/12/2019

Primary Teacher Substitute Teacher for November 11-27, 2019


Position Description About Busy Bees Montessori School:


Primary Teacher Position Description: Under the direction of the Head of School and the Principal, the Primary Teacher will instruct a primary classroom consisting 3- 6-year-old students. The Primary Teacher will be responsible for presenting the primary curriculum to students, participating in parent education and conferences, record-keeping, and assessment.


Major Duties and Responsibilities:


 Curriculum, Materials, and Classroom Management:

  1. Presenting consistent and individual group lessons to the students and supporting each child’s direction and success. 
  2. Working with students of varying abilities assigned to the classroom, including those with learning exceptionalities, as well as attending meetings to support children who require it. 
  3. Preparing the Montessori classroom environment to meet the students’ needs and interests. 


Parent Education, Meetings, and Conferences:

  1. Assisting in the development of and participates in school functions, including but not limited to open houses, orientation meetings, parent education, and school-wide activities.
  2. Preparing documents and reports necessary to facilitate parent teacher conferences or other meetings requested by parents or school administration. 


Record-Keeping and Data Assessment:

  1. Maintaining student records, reports, evaluations, inventories, and tests. 
  2. Completing all progress monitoring and benchmark assessments on time as scheduled by administration. 
  3. Participating in all assessment-related trainings. 
  4. Preparing student progress reports and assessment reports as required by administration.


Supervision of Classroom Assistant:

  1. Collaborate daily with classroom assistant and provide direction for classroom maintenance, classroom management, and students’ academic and social progress.
  2. Provide guidance in data collection tools as well as Montessori philosophy. 
  3. Participate in assistant’s annual employee review.


A successful candidate will: ? Possess AMS, AMI primary certification in addition to at a minimum, a Bachelor’s degree ? Have at least 3 years classroom experience, preferably in a public or urban setting ? Demonstrates a willingness to integrate data and assessment with  Montessori curriculum in order to close the achievement gap for our students ? Have a firm commitment to upholding the school’s mission

Credential Level
Credential Required (level not specified)
Education Required
Bachelor's Degree
Job Type
Classroom Teacher/Staff
Position Type
Contract or Temporary
Phone(847) 392-2233

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