Spark Montessori is an authentic Montessori school that seeks a Montessori trained teacher to lead a Primary classroom.

Key Candidate Skills and Attributes:

  • Alignment with organizational mission and values (see below)
  • Passion for the Montessori pedagogy and working with young children
  • An independent thinker with a bias towards purposeful action
  • Exhibit patience, organization, and leadership in the classroom
  • Ability to coach/mentor classroom assistants
  • Receptive to input, feedback, and ideas
  • Work collaboratively and cooperatively with their teammates
  • Staff must be willing and able to creatively and proactively solve problems
  • Commitment to continuous professional development and growth

Credential Requirements:

AMS or AMI certified at the Primary level (3-6)
At least 3 years of experience working in a Montessori classroom
Meet the DCFS requirements for a teacher

About Spark Montessori

Authentic Montessori for the Modern Family : Authentic Montessori, Robust Outdoor Program, and Dual Language