Assocation of Illinois Montessori Schools

Multiple Positions - The Montessori School of Englewood

The Montessori School of Englewood is seeking experienced, dedicated, mission aligned Early Childhood, Lower Elementary, and Upper Elementary Teachers for our new Chicago-based Montessori charter school, for the 2014-2015 school year. We are currently operating as a prek-4 school growing into a prek-8 school. The Lead teachers are responsible for the implementation of Montessori instruction and pedagogy and will work in collaboration with the MSE support team.


The Montessori School of Englewood is a public Montessori school located in the Englewood neighborhood of Chicago.Central to the MSE mission are three cornerstones:

We will build trusting relationships at the Montessori School of Englewood.
We will grow the whole person within our Montessori community.
We will reflect on evidence to shape our practices around how best to grow the members of our community.
Posting Date: February 28, 2014


Administrator of Director/Head of School - Diamante Montessori

Diamante Montessori School is a non-profit school established in 2002 and serves 75 students ages 2-6 years in the western suburbs of Chicago.  It is committed to providing the highest quality Montessori education through the finest staff, facility, and programs.

Diamante is seeking a creative, ambitious, motivated, and inspired Director/Head of School to work closely with the dedicated founders.  Both experienced heads and those aspiring to be the Head of School are encouraged to apply.  Applicants should have strong interpersonal skills, leadership experience, and a Montessori background is preferred.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • ·         Curriculum and program development
  • ·         Marketing of the school, promoting enrollment, and nurturing parent relationships
  • ·         Staffing including hiring, training, mentoring, continuing education, and evaluation
  • ·         Compliance/licensing with local and state agencies as well as with AMS
  • ·         Day to day operations of the school
  • ·         Financial operations including budgeting

Diamante offers competitive salary including a 401K Retirement Plan and company match.  Additionally, we operate on a 10 month school year with paid holidays.  Please send cover letter and resume to

Posting Date: February 15, 2014


Certified 3-6 year old lead teacher and part time toddler assistant - Diamante Montessori School

Diamante Montessori School is a 12 year old AMS and AIMS full member school located in Glen Ellyn, Illinois.

We are seeking an experienced, dedicated AMS or AMI certified 3-6 teacher for a full or possible part time position. Candidates should have strong communication skills and a dedication to Montessori Philosophy.

We are also seeking a part time toddler assistant for our morning toddler program.

Please email resumes and cover letter to

Posting Date: February 10, 2014


Toddler and Lower Elementary Teachers - Montessori Academy (Chicago)

The Montessori Academy of Chicago is seeking certified, experienced Montessori teachers for their toddler (15mos.- 2yrs.) and lower elementary programs. The Montessori Academy of Chicago was established in 2005 in the heart of Chicago’s vibrant West Loop neighborhood and its programs now range from 6 weeks of age through Upper Elementary with Middle School in the very near future. 


Interested candidates may submit a resume and cover letter to the Director of Education, Carol Martorano, We offer a competitive salary and benefits package as well as an opportunity to work with an extraordinary community of educators.

Posting Date: January 29, 2014


Early Childhood Teacher - Montessori Academy (Batavia)

Due to growth, Montessori Academy plans on opening an additional Primary classroom in January of 2014. We are seeking a certified (AMI or AMS) teacher to lead this classroom. Depending on enrollment, this classroom may start as a half-day or full-day program.

Minimum three years Montessori teaching experience desired. Strong commitment and proven track record of providing a true Montessori environment very important.

We are a 42 year old authentic Montessori school serving Primary through Junior High, a full affiliate of AMS and a full member of AIMS. Located on a picturesque six acre campus on the Fox River, our school has a strong outdoor orientation and a long tradition of education excellence in the Fox Valley.

Competitive salary plus benefits. Please email resume and cover letter to

Posting Date: December 1, 2013


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