Employment

Please email your resume and cover letter to employment@portlandmontessori.org and include the position which you are applying for in the subject line.

The Portland Montessori School is Hiring for the following:

Director of Education

Beginning August 2016

Our ideal candidate will hold both AMI Elementary and Primary diplomas. To be successful the individual will need substantial classroom experience. Prior administrative experience would also be tremendously helpful. The person will oversee all classroom personnel, 6 primary guides and two elementary guides plus their 8 classroom assistants. Key responsibilities include insuring delivery of the authentic Montessori education we promise to parents of our 172 students, development of classroom personnel, and coordination of our parent education program. The secondary goal is ongoing development of our growing elementary program. This is a new position we hope to fill by August 2016.

"Yesterday my second grader added 61 plus 61 in her head and she's zipping through the Harry Potter series. So while the school doesn’t measure her progress with test scores, I can see how much she has learned, but more importantly, I can see and feel her excitement about learning."