May 29 / aim

Lower Elementary Teacher

Name: Katy Lange
Phone Number: (905) 317-5805
Name of School: Foundations Montessori School
Location of School: Ancaster, Ontario, Canada
Posting Date: 05-29-2024
Age Level: Elementary grades 1-3
Position Type: Permanent
Position Title: Lower Elementary Teacher
Working Hours: Full Time
Pay Range: $30 - $35 an hour
Ideal Start Date: 09-03-2024
Macte Certification Required? Yes

Job Description:
Foundations Montessori School, located in Ancaster, Ontario is hiring a full-time Lower Elementary Montessori Teacher for the 2024-2025 school year (and ongoing). Our school is a warm and caring Montessori-rich environment that nurtures each child’s gifts and fosters the child’s total development: intellectual, social and emotional – enabling them to be positive contributors to their community.

We are looking for a Lower Elementary Teacher who aligns with our school values, has excellent communication and organizational skills, and a passion for the Montessori pedagogy. This team player should come with a positive attitude and professionalism.

This is a full-time, contract position. Contracted hours of work: 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM, Monday to Friday, September 2024 to June 2025 as per our school calendar.

   • Prepare a self-directed, stimulating, and inclusive learning environment for students, to meet their individual needs following the Lower Elementary Montessori pedagogy.
   • Maintain open and positive communication with students’ parents.
   • Keep the classroom clean and inviting by keeping materials organized and clean.
   • Understands the Montessori method and how to apply it in the Lower Elementary classroom focusing on the social, emotional, intellectual, and physical needs of the students.
   • A positive and respectful role model for young children who displays patience, kindness, and calmness in all interactions.
   • Monitoring and assessing student progress and write progress reports.
   • Montessori Teacher education training and certification; preferably AMI or MACTE certified.
   • Experience working in a Montessori environment.

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If you are interested in exploring a teaching opportunity with Foundations Montessori School, then we encourage you to submit your resume and cover letter to
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While we thank all applicants in advance for their interest. Only those selected for interviews will be contacted by email.

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