Employment Opportunities

MCS is Currently Accepting Applications for the Following Positions:

Literacy Specialist / Primary & Elementary

Literacy Specialist / Primary & Elementary

The Literacy Specialist will utilize data to inform instruction and provide differentiated literacy instruction to accelerate achievement of students. The Literacy Teacher will be embedded in the school culture to collaborate with teachers to support the needs of all students.

This could be a part time or full time position, 10 months (August-earlyJune).

Qualifications:

  • BS degree in education with expert content knowledge in evidence-based early literacy practices.

  • Must successfully complete all pre-employment requirements prior to employment, including criminal background check, health screening, etc.


This position requires extended periods of standing, walking, and engaging with students both one-on-one and in group settings.

**Compensation: Dependent on candidate's qualifications. Benefits may be available to full time employees.


To apply, click here:

jobs.gusto.com/postings/montessori-children-s-school-literacy-specialist-full-time-or-part-time-88003562-f524-4fd7-8b01-530fd6e2cfda

Foreign Language Teacher

The Foreign Language Teacher position is responsible for providing foreign language instruction that develops each student’s cultural interests and enables students to become competent language and cultural learners, while embracing and preserving the Montessori philosophy.

Job Highlights:

  • Develops and implements developmentally appropriate lessons supporting student foreign language development through discussion, direct instruction, demonstrations, and independent practice using a variety of proven methods.

  • Evaluate student progress through observation and task completions and adjust curriculum and delivery to support engagement and interest in learning and mastery.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree from an accredited institution in language arts, foreign language, early childhood education, or related discipline.

  • Knowledge of Montessori philosophy is a plus.

  • Minimum of two (2) years of previous experience teaching in a primary or elementary school setting in foreign language.

  • Fluent in Spanish and/ or French. Other languages will be considered.

  • Must successfully complete all pre-employment requirements prior to employment, including criminal background check, health screening, etc.

This position requires extended periods of standing, walking, and engaging with students both one-on-one and in group settings.

**Compensation: Dependent on candidate's qualifications. Benefits may be available to full time employees.


To apply, click here:

jobs.gusto.com/postings/montessori-children-s-school-foreign-language-teacher-full-time-or-part-time-2a5eee8a-0caa-45cb-bd71-b046bd50c387

MCS is Always Accepting Applications for the Following Positions:

Montessori Elementary Lead

Montessori Elementary Lead

Please send your resume and cover letter to admin@mcsjax.org

Key Deliverables:

  • Plans, prepares, and delivers instructional activities that facilitate active and authentic Montessori learning experiences.

  • Creates instruction that supports the development of the cognitive, emotional, social, and physical development of the child.

  • Develops integrated units of instruction that meet both the group and individual needs of students.

  • Prepares an environment that meets the sensitive period of development of the children with whom they work.

  • Prepares an environment in which the instructional resources correspond to the needs of the group.

  • Monitors the progress of individual students and uses school-approved screening and evaluation tools to develop plans for individual children.

  • Maintains a clean, orderly, and attractive Montessori environment.

  • Instructs and monitors students in the use of learning materials and equipment.

  • Use relevant technology to support instruction.

  • Maintains accurate and complete records of students' progress and development.

  • Updates all necessary records accurately and completely as required by laws, school policies, and regulations.

  • Creates an environment that demonstrates rapport with and respect and kindness for all students as well as between students.

  • Models and teaches conflict resolution and problem solving strategies in the classroom.

  • Communicates necessary information regularly to students, colleagues, and parents regarding student progress and student needs.

  • Establishes a positive relationship with parents of the students and maintains regular communication with parents with regard to their child's specific needs.

  • Establishes and maintains a Montessori classroom culture, paying particular attention to the needs of students/parents new to Montessori.

  • Maintains his/her teaching skills and participates in professional development activities (both within the school community and via attendance at conferences, workshops, etc.).

  • Participates in on-going self-assessment and refinement of practice as well as in collaborative professional growth.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher from an accredited institution required. Preferably in Education

  • Montessori Certification from a MACTE-accredited teacher education or willingness to pursue certification.




Montessori Primary Lead

Montessori Primary Lead

Please send your resume and cover letter to admin@mcsjax.org

Key Deliverables:

  • Plans, prepares, and delivers instructional activities that facilitate active and authentic Montessori learning experiences.

  • Creates instruction that supports the development of the cognitive, emotional, social, and physical development of the child.

  • Develops integrated units of instruction that meet both the group and individual needs of students.

  • Prepares an environment that meets the sensitive period of development of the children with whom they work.

  • Prepares an environment in which the instructional resources correspond to the needs of the group.

  • Monitors the progress of individual students and uses school-approved screening and evaluation tools to develop plans for individual children.

  • Maintains a clean, orderly, and attractive Montessori environment.

  • Instructs and monitors students in the use of learning materials and equipment.

  • Use relevant technology to support instruction.

  • Maintains accurate and complete records of students' progress and development.

  • Updates all necessary records accurately and completely as required by laws, school policies, and regulations.

  • Creates an environment that demonstrates rapport with and respect and kindness for all students as well as between students.

  • Models and teaches conflict resolution and problem solving strategies in the classroom.

  • Communicates necessary information regularly to students, colleagues, and parents regarding student progress and student needs.

  • Establishes a positive relationship with parents of the students and maintains regular communication with parents with regard to their child's specific needs.

  • Establishes and maintains a Montessori classroom culture, paying particular attention to the needs of students/parents new to Montessori.

  • Maintains his/her teaching skills and participates in professional development activities (both within the school community and via attendance at conferences, workshops, etc.).

  • Participates in on-going self-assessment and refinement of practice as well as in collaborative professional growth.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher from an accredited institution required. Preferably in Early Childhood Education.

  • Montessori Certification from a MACTE-accredited teacher education program or willingness to pursue certification.