Breakthrough Montessori Public Charter School, Washington


Primary (3-6)

Listed 24 January 2023

Breakthrough is hiring for a Primary Guide starting in August 2023.

Please apply via Bamboo HR here as soon as possible:

We will be reviewing applications throughout spring 2023.

Required Competencies and Qualifications:

  • Have a firm commitment to upholding the school’s mission and anti-bias/anti-racist pedagogy.
  • Commitment to upholding the confidentiality of students and parents
  • Proven ability to work as a member of a diverse team of educators
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to build meaningful relationships.
  • Excellent verbal and written skills.
  • Excellent organization skills and attention to detail.
  • Openness to feedback, desire to continue development as a professional, and willingness to take responsibility for student outcomes.
  • Enthusiasm and commitment to our vision and mission
  • Fluency in a language other than English is a plus
  • Creative, energetic, and nurturing personality

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor‘s degree in applicable field required
  • Montessori Primary diploma from a MACTE accredited program required
  • Montessori classroom teaching experience, preferably in a public school setting
  • Experience collaborating and working as a teacher
  • Experience utilizing classroom modifications to develop the full potential of each child
  • Experience with families from diverse backgrounds
  • Additional experience/training in special education, music, art, and/or physical education is a plus

Position Summary:

Under the direction of the Principal, the Primary Guide plans and provides appropriate learning experiences for students. They prepare a structured, student-centered learning environment conducive to all children's intellectual, physical, social, and emotional development.