Ruffing Montessori School, Rocky River


Elementary (6-12)

Listed 8 May 2024

Ruffing Montessori School in Rocky River, Ohio is seeking a trained elementary guide for the 2024-2025 school year.

Founded in 1959, Ruffing dedicates itself to providing a quality Montessori education for children ages 3 through Grade 8. It is the second oldest Montessori School in the United States, has a multi-million dollar endowment, and an annual waiting list. Ruffing’s best trait is its warm and giving community and its reputation in the community for uncompromised high academic standards. Ruffing has continuity of leadership and faculty over the last fifty years and a welcoming and collaborative spirit both in staff, board relationships, and families.

Ruffing is located minutes from downtown Cleveland, Ohio and currently serves 300 children, with three primary classes, three lower elementary classes, two upper elementary classes, and a middle school.

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Candidates should be of Montessori intent and possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Ruffing offers extremely competitive salaries and an excellent benefits package. Most importantly, the Montessori teacher professional development package and fully equipped prepared environments are supportive for any teacher eager to practice Montessori with the highest realization of its vision and mission.

Interested candidates should forward their resume and cover letter to:
Lori Coticchia
[email protected] (preferred)
1285 Orchard Park
Rocky River, Oh 44116