At Mission Montessori, our mission is to help each child become a passionate member of the human community who is confident, creative, and flourishing. We take our mission to heart with a supportive school culture and commitment to high quality Montessori.

We are seeking a Montessori-trained infant teacher to join a classroom in a caring community where professional growth is valued and encouraged. You would be teaming up with lead teachers, fellow junior teachers, and assistant teachers to support our students’ individual development and maintain our beautiful and orderly Montessori environments. This role is a wonderful opportunity for an educator who is passionate about Montessori and excited to work with—and learn from—an experienced Montessorian in preparation to become a lead teacher.

Our Ideal Candidate:

-has a Montessori diploma and a bachelor’s degree
-has experience working with children (highly preferred) and a passion for working with ages 12 weeks to 18 months

-is excited to help assistant teachers have a helpful onboarding experience
-is a strong communicator and loves to collaborate
-continuously self-reflects and seeks ways to grow as a person and educator

What You Can Expect:

-a competitive salary for the Bay Area
-paid medical, dental, and vision insurance
-paid sick leave, personal days, breaks, and holidays
-tuition discounts (as applicable)
-the opportunity to enroll in our 401(K) retirement plan

-relocation assistance (as applicable)
-J-1 visa sponsorship (as applicable)
-thorough onboarding
-a variety of professional development opportunities unique to each employee’s career path and interests, including in-house training, positive discipline training, stipends for AMI Refresher Courses, and more
-a wonderful community that includes passionate and supportive educators from around the world, regular mentorship and opportunities for professional growth, and fun social events and community lunches
-beautiful working environments (you can take a virtual tour of our campus here)
-a central location that’s easily accessible by public transit



Located in the bustling Mid-Market neighborhood, Mission Montessori is San Francisco’s only Montessori school with programs for children from infancy through elementary.

If this sounds like the right fit for you, we encourage you to apply at www.missionmontessori.org/join-our-team