Job Opening for 2021-22

0-3 lead teacher in Springfield, Virginia

The Springs, an AMS accredited Montessori school is seeking a credentialed 0-3 lead teacher for our Infant House. Supported by a dedicated administrative team, our new lead will partner with an assistant teacher to guide our community of 8 infants ages 6 weeks to 16 months. You will plan, observe, and manage all aspects of our Infant House in keeping with the values and traditions set forth by Maria Montessori, as well as provide parents with daily communication about their child’s day. The successful candidate will play a crucial role in continuing the development of our Infant program and will work closely with the Head of School, the Director of the Infant/Toddler programs, and with the Lead Toddler Teachers. This is an exciting opportunity to part of our school’s 50+ year history of excellent Montessori education.



The successful candidate will possess the following:

-AMS, AMI or IMC Infant Toddler Credential

-A Bachelor’s degree in an education related field (preferred) 

-A reverence and understanding of the 0-3 child

-Strong writing and verbal communication skills

-Ability to work gracefully and professionally as part of team

-Leadership ability to coach, empower and ensure quality from your assistant(s)



-4 weeks paid vacation

-10 personal days

-Health Insurance

-Supplemental Insurance (dental, disability, etc.)

-Salary starts at $35,000 but is negotiable commensurate with experience and education

Application Information

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This service is provided as a courtesy by The Center for Guided Montessori Studies.
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