"All that we ourselves are has been made by the child, by the child we were in the first two years of our lives."
- Maria Montessori, The Absorbent Mind

Join Our Team!

Classroom assistant:

  • 19 years or older
  • High school diploma
  • Enjoy working with young children
  • Good work habits: dependable, reliable, timely
  • Take direction well
  • Learn quickly
  • Cpr/first aid certified (or willing to become so within 90 days of employment
  • Available positions include full and part time
  • Position pays $10.75 per hour.

Toddler teacher:

Our Montessori program seeks a dynamic teacher to lead a classroom of energetic, intelligent children 18 months – 3 years. Prospective candidates will be of good moral character, have a 4 year degree (preferably in education, but a related field is acceptable), flexible, have experience working with young children, communicate effectively with children, learn quickly, be able to multi-task, have strong classroom management skills, staff and parents, ability to plan lessons, have a specialized skill (music, movement, foreign language, art…) and be hard-working. The toddler teacher must have a balance between educating young children and compassion as they learn to verbalize and become independent toilet learners. As our program is dedicated to teaching the Montessori philosophy, candidates should have some knowledge of Montessori and the teacher’s role in a Montessori environment. Candidates must be willing to become Montessori certified within the first 2 years of employment. CPR/First Aid certification required within first 90 days of employment, early learning guidelines.
Our new teacher will work year round, 8 ½ hour days between the hours of 7 AM – 6 PM. Pay during the first 90 day probationary period is hourly, salaried after the 90 days. Benefits include days off and vacation time (1 week between Dec. 24 – Jan. 1 and 1 week during the summer session).
Candidates should send their letter of interest and resume to the email shown. Please include your experience working with young children and your pay expectations. After reviewing applications, candidates may be contacted to set up an interview.

Pre-school/kindergarten teacher:

We are always on the lookout to add quality teachers to our Montessori program. The ps/k position is similar to the toddler teacher position, but qualified applicants must be state certified or able to be state certified to teach kindergarten. Our classes are multi-age, serving children 3 – 6 years old.
Applicants can fill out the application online.
After filling out the form, please email it to director@millardmontessori.com.
Montessori Children's Academy Employment Application
Applicant Information
Employment Position
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Education and Training
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Montessori Certification

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Previous Employment
Please list the last 5 years of work experience (starting with the most recent position). Please explain any lapses in employment. If you do not have 3 previous employers, please list references, including contact information and relationship (no family relatives).
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