International Montessori School of Prague, Prague

Academic Director

Elementary (6-12)

Listed 13 December 2021

The International Montessori School of Prague is seeking an independent, self-directed leader who shares our passion for Montessori education and has the talent and perseverance required to guide our Elementary program.

We serve children 15 months to 12 years and pride ourselves on providing a nurturing, growth-focused environment for students and faculty alike.


  • A bachelor’s degree and an Elementary credential from either AMI or AMS
  • Proactive, independent attitude and a solution-oriented, analytical approach to problems and challenges
  • Experience in leading a team, including individual motivation, evaluation, managing consequences and support of staff growth; strong team spirit and positive leadership
  • Excellent communication skills and organizational ability, including delegation skills, priority management, and project planning
  • A capacity for strategic thinking with the ability to look to the future, anticipate needs, develop new initiatives and implement short and long‐term plans
  • Organizational skills, capabilities for self‐direction, flexibility and practicality to respond to changing priorities and unexpected situations

What we offer:

  • A leadership role, taking active part and ownership in developing the school and guiding the Elementary team (1 LEL & 1 UEL)
  • A supportive leadership team (HoS is AMI trained for ages 0-12 and all Area Coordinators trained for their area)
  • Competitive salary and benefits package, including 11 weeks paid holiday, professional development, medical, & dental

If you would like to be part of our team, please send your resume and cover letter to Pherooz Karani, Head of School at [email protected]. For more information, visit us online at