TheTorit Montessori School in Boston Ma, seeks a Lead Preprimary Teacher beginning August 23, 2021. We are seeking an experienced teacher with a particular passion for the 3 to 6 year old students. Applicants should have a Montessori 3-6 preprimary credential from an accredited training center.The ideal candidate will work collaboratively with a classroom assistant, communicate confidently with parents, both verbally and in writing, and have strong organizational skills that allow for the structure and routine young children need. The candidate will offer flexible thinking, curiosity, and creativity as part of a larger teaching team that strategizes and explores the implementation of core Montessori principles.
Duties & Responsibilities
Prepare and maintain a prepared Montessori environment in which the furnishings and materials are developmentally appropriate and provide academic purpose
Eagerness to learn and deepen one’s own capacities in the Montessori method and 21st-century teaching practices
Deliver established Montessori scope and sequence
Ensure safety and well-being of students in the classroom
Maintain a supportive and collaborative partnership with administration and colleagues to assist with curriculum development and implementation within the context of the School's overall program and mission
Provide a supportive and collaborative partnership with the assistant teacher by communicating clear expectations of the assistant teacher's role
Participate in ongoing professional development
Attend all required faculty and team meetings
Collaborate and participate within a divisional team and interdisciplinary teachers
Maintain and participate in a home/school partnership by being open to consistent communication
Maintain student record keeping, lesson planning, parent reports, and parent conferences
Participate and help lead parent education evening events
Ensure respectful and open lines of communication with parents. Be available to parents through written communication, setting up conferences, and educating parents in Montessori philosophy.
Other duties as assigned by the Head of School.
Montessori 3-6 Credentials (AMS or AMI)
Minimum two years teaching experience at the Preprimary level
EEC lead teacher certified
Interested candidates should please upload a resume, list of references, and a cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
About Torit Montessori
Since its founding in 2008 Torit Montessori has cultivated the highest standards in early childhood education among its staff. The school has grown to a infant to 6th grade school located in Beacon hill close to Charles River. Our mission is to guide and educate children in the spirt of Dr. Maria Montessori’s ground breaking methods, allowing students to explore materials, ideas and applications while prioritizing the “whole child” and the growth of independence . We offer Infant, Toddler, Preschool, Kindergarten and Elementary education in mixed age groupings. During the school year we offer full Montessori based methods at all levels, coupled with instruction in Arabic, Mandarin and Spanish. Elementary students also have instruction in computer programming, building and engineering, music, dance, drama, swimming, tennis, and skating. During the summer we offer a “City Citizen” program exploring what Boston and its environs have to offer for summer fun and education.