MSE is seeking a highly qualified and Montessori certified Lead Teacher to join our Lower Elementary Team. Teachers are responsible for creating a classroom and student experience that embodies the MSE mission. The Lead Teacher plans and implements all academic and organizational aspects of the classroom. These responsibilities include overseeing their Assistant Teacher, planning curriculum, teaching a variety of subjects, developing and participating in classroom management plans, observing and assessing student progress, communicating clearly and consistently with parents, and working to meet the academic, social, and emotional needs of the students. Strong communication skills, the desire to work collaboratively as part of a team, take part in all aspects of the program including trips with students, and the ability and interest to integrate curriculum across subject areas are a must as well. The successful candidate will join a team that is well established.
AMS/MACTE certification in Lower Elementary
BA/BS degree required and MA degree preferred
Minimum of 5+ years teaching experience
Understanding of and commitment to Montessori philosophy
Ability to work collaboratively with faculty to enhance curriculum and community
Commitment to professional development and best practices in education
Education experience in a variety of instructional methods
Commitment to meeting the needs of each child
Additional Salary Information: Competitive, independent school salaries
Full benefits package including healthcare, PTO and retirement
Extensive, professional development opportunities
Tuition reimbursement for eligible employees seeking Montessori Certifications
Tuition remission opportunities for MSE enrolled students of staff
About Montessori School of Evergreen
Montessori School of Evergreen (MSE) is a 200+student day school serving students Toddler through Eighth Grade. MSE is dedicated to its mission of inspiring a lifelong love of learning in each student through meaningful, dynamic, and innovative experiences. MSE is fully accredited by both the American Montessori Society and the Association of Colorado Independent Schools.