Job Opening for 2023-2024

Toddler Teacher in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, US

The Children’s House of Philadelphia is seeking an experienced, patient, warm and loving Lead Toddler Teacher for the 2023-2024 school year. The Children’s House opened its doors in 2017 on South Broad Street. Since then, with the support of our parent/caregiver network and staff, our program has grown to provide Montessori education to children ages 3 months to 6 years. We value the trust our families have in us and aim to provide a second home for our students, one where they have the independence and support to become self-guided learners.  We know that our staff is essential in this mission and that is why we are seeking a Lead Teacher who shares a love of children and an admiration for their capacity as young learners.

A successful candidate for this position has:

  • The ability to guide a class with Montessori education practices at the toddler level

  • A love for and deep commitment to working with children during their most formative years

  • A kind and calm nature

  • A joy for collaborating with fellow teachers

  • A dedication to anti-bias teaching practices and the ability to maintain our positive school culture

  • A supportive approach to communicating with students, teachers, and caregivers

  • The ability to prepare and maintain an orderly, enriching, and clean environment


  • AMS/AMI/IMC Montessori Diploma, or a Montessori Diploma from a MACTE recognized training center for Infant/Toddler or enrollment in a certification program

  • Preference of 1-2 years experience with toddlers

  • Ability to work collaboratively

  • BA in Early Childhood Education or a related field


  • The Children’s House offers a competitive salary with a benefits package that includes health insurance, 401k, and paid time off

  • Opportunities throughout the year for professional development

  • A vibrant faculty and staff that shares a passion for the Montessori philosophy

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