Come Join the Team!
Maria Montessori Academy is an independent school in Victoria offering dynamic, hands-on learning to students from Preschool to Grade 12. This is a community based school boasting low student/teacher ratios and an all-around excellent working environment.
We are seeking a full time Montessori Trained & BC certified elementary school teacher to join our elementary team from March 2020 – January 2021 with possible extensions. Our elementary is comprised of 6 multi-age classrooms, broken into 3 lower elementary and 3 upper elementary. This specific posting is for a well established upper elementary (grades 4 – 6) classroom comprised of 23 students.
The classroom teacher should be a forward thinking educator and is expected to deliver lessons from across the curriculum, following both the provincial and Montessori curricula; while maintaining a safe, caring, and inclusive classroom environment.
Desired qualities in a candidate are:
*BC Teacher Certification
* Current First Aid & CPR-C
* Successful experience working with and understanding students of this age group
* Excellent communication skills with students, their parents, and colleagues
* Comfortable participating in our weekly Outdoor Ed program
* Being organized, punctual, and reliable
*Invested in professional development and furthering their own learning as a professional
*Interested in working collaboratively with classroom assistants and other teachers
*Excited about participating in extra curricular activities
Please submit your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org by February 13th. Interviews will be conducted the last two weeks in February.
We thank all interested applicants, but only those shortlisted will be contacted.
We are currently looking to expand our Teacher on Call list and are looking for qualified teachers for all ages (ECE and K-12). The successful candidate(s) should be flexible, able to collaborate and have a passion for working with young people. Montessori experience is an asset, but not a necessity.
If you are interested in applying for any of the positions offered please submit a resume and cover letter to the vice principal Christine Tuttle at email@example.com
Qualified individuals will be contacted to arrange a tour and an interview.