Job Opening for 2022-23

Upper Elementary Teacher in Springfield, Virginia

Position Description

The Springs, A Montessori School, located in Springfield, Virginia, is expanding our Elementary Program and is looking for an Upper Elementary Teacher. The Springs is an accredited Montessori school located in Northern, Virginia just outside the nation’s capital. The position is for the 2022-2023 school and will start in August 2022.

The Springs is looking for a creative, motivated, and dedicated individual who has a passion for working with children and the Montessori philosophy. The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching in a mixed-age classroom comprised of 5-10 students (grades 4-6). Responsibilities include but are not limited to giving Montessori lessons, observations, daily record keeping, communicating with parents across various mediums, parent education, training and managing assistant faculty, and most importantly providing care and support to all children. Hours are 8:00 am – 4:00 pm with occasional evening meetings and at least two weekend events a year. The Springs is a growing school with great opportunities for professional growth and advancement.



  • MACTE Certified Elementary II Montessori Credential
  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • A commitment to our mission values of peace, independence, love of learning, and respect
  • Flexibility and commitment to working in a team atmosphere
  • Comfortable with electronic record keeping



  • Salary: $60,000 depending on experience and level of education
  • 3 weeks paid vacation
  • 8 personal days
  • 401k (w/employer) matching
  • Health Insurance
  • Vision, Dental, Short-Term Disability
  • Tuition Assistance for Continuing Education
  • Professional Development Opportunities
  • Performance Bonuses
  • Montessori Membership Dues
  • Paid Planning Time



To apply, please send us your resume, cover letter, and references to:

The Springs, A Montessori School
Attn: Head of School
7719-D Fullerton Road
Springfield, Virginia 22153

or via email to

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