Richmond Montessori School, Richmond

Teacher

Elementary (6-12)

Listed 28 March 2022

Upper Elementary Teacher

Richmond Montessori School (RMS) located in Richmond, Virginia, seeks  a dynamic, experienced Upper Elementary Montessori teacher to join our growing Montessori community of 320 students ages 18 months-14 years old. Approaching its 55th year, RMS provides an authentic Montessori education in a child-centered environment and has remained true to the mission of its founders and the principles of Dr. Maria Montessori. The teacher fully supports the mission of the school: inspiring academic excellence and nurturing human potential.  

Job Description: The Montessori Teacher is responsible for all aspects of the educational advancement for the students under her/his charge utilizing the best principles based in the Montessori tradition of education.  The teacher demonstrates knowledge and practice of the core Montessori philosophy of respect for the individual learner, preparation of the environment, fostering independence, order and concentration in the student, respect for sensitive periods, recognizing intrinsic motivation and the absorbent mind.

Education, Training and/or Experience: Must hold, at minimum, a Bachelor’s Degree in addition to an AMS or AMI Montessori Teacher Credential. Minimum of three years’ Montessori Lead teaching experience, required.

Interested candidates should submit a resume, cover letter and application found at https://www.richmont.org/contact-us/careers. (Download the application and fill in the fields. Once completed, save it to your computer and email it to [email protected].) Full job description available by request. Email [email protected] with questions.