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Montessori International School

Our Montessori school for children ages 1-15 is located just south of the wonderful cultural capital, Vienna.

Our classes are bilingual (German/English).

We are looking for a native English speaking Montessori teacher with an AMI Diploma for our Elementary Class
who is enthusiastic, well-organised, and can work well in a team. 

Requirements: EU working permission, 2-3 years Montessori teaching experience, AMI 6-12 Diploma

Start: May 2015 or September 2015

We offer: a quality prepared Montessori environment, a wonderful team, a school location near museums
and other cultural events of Vienna, as well as close proximity to the Vienna Woods.

Please contact us if interested:

Listed 14 Nov 2014

Caribbean Islands

VERY URGENT :  Mond’Avenir Montessori School of Gosier (Guadeloupe – French West Indies – Caribbean)
is looking for an elementary guide for its new bilingual environment 6 – 12 (started September 2014).

Package offered.

French language must be understood.

Valid UE work papers are strongly recommended.

Please send your resume and cover letter to :


Listed 8 Oct 2014

China P.R.

The Montessori School of Shanghai (MSS) is expanding.

If you are a passionate, creative, and enthusiastic Montessori professional who is flexible,
enjoys community and teamwork MSS is looking for you!  

Montessori Intern, Toddler, Early Childhood and Lower Elementary teachers are encouraged to apply for 2015-16 year.

Administrative positions open include Program Director, and Marketing & Communication Director.

Qualifications: Bachelors Degree and a Montessori credential, fluent written and oral in English and
a minimum of 2 years teaching experience (5 years experience for administrative positions) working in a Montessori school.  

We offer competitive salary, benefits, housing and transportation.

Send resume and summary of interest to:

Michael Hei, Executive Director at

Listed 20 Dec 2014

Certified Montessori Teacher Needed in Shanghai China- Ages 3-6 

Montessori Children’s House is an International kindergarten located in the lush Greenhills complex in Shanghai China.
The school was established in 2002 and has a high reputation for quality Montessori education.
We offer small class sizes and a multicultural classroom.
We have a very low teacher turnover and offer teachers a supportive and relaxed work environment.
We will have an upcoming opening for a Certified Montessori Head Teacher (ages 3-6) to join our team. 

•Min 2 year classroom experience  implementing Montessori philosophy and curriculum
•Must hold a bachelor’s degree or higher
•Must be Montessori certified (AMS or AMI certification preferred)
•Must be native English speaker

oCompetitive salary, healthcare, transportation, yearend bonus
oWorking visa
oPaid holidays

Interested?  Please send your CV to:

Listed 10 Oct 2014

Etonkids Educational Group, Beijing


International Kindergarten Principal

Since its founding, Etonkids has utilized educational philosophies and global models of successful school management to improve China's early education sector.

The principal manages the daily academic and administrative issues of the campus with support from head office staff. Additionally, principal leads the marketing efforts of the school.

Education, Experience, and Skills:

• Bachelor’s Degree in Education/Education Administration

• Master’s Degree or above preferred

• Native English speaker

• Early childhood education experience

• Minimum 1 year of Education Management experience

• Classroom/teaching experience

• Montessori experience (preferred, but not required)

Please send application materials to Judith Glickman,


Listed 1 Oct 2014


Are you an AMI trained 6-12 teacher?

If so, we are seeking you to help establish AMI 6-12 Classrooms in Shenzhen, China.

Shenzhen is a beautiful city in China and the location of the AMI Training facility. AMI is working closely with local schools and government to establish 6-9 classrooms. 

This is a unique opportunity to work with AMI and the training centre to establish Montessori 6-12 in China's part
 of an ongoing effort to bring quality Montessori to China.

Parent and government response has been very positive and demand continues to grow. Attractive salary, relocation and accommodation package offered.

Please forward a letter of application and resume to both AMI at:


the International Training Center of Montessori Education of China at:

Ad listed by AMI

Montessori Training Center in China

Is seeking, Experienced Montessori Teachers for all age group. (0-3\ 3-6\ 6-12)

Must have an AMI diploma; bachelor degree, Native English speakers
 with three years working experience in Montessori environment preferred.

Benefits: Attractive salary, health insurance, relocation and accommodation package offered.

MTC is an AMI training facility in China, and also serves children from local and international communities. 
We are seeking professionals with true commitment to Montessori excellence. 

MTC offers a supportive and collaborative leadership that fosters professional
 and personal growth of the adults.

Join us now! 


Ad listed by AMI


Czech Republic

A newly opening Montessori preschool in Olomouc, Czech republic

is  looking for

an AMI certified primary guide

from January 2015

Excellent English and Montessori experience required. 

We are offering a competitive salary and free housing. 

Please contact us by e-mail to:

Lukrecia Lachmanova

Listed 13 Nov 2014


The bilingual school “Montessori Small World” (under creation) in Paris

is looking for

an English AMI-certified teacher AND English AMI-certified assistant for its 3-6 years old class.

English native speakers, French language understood. EU citizen/valid work-permit

Top quality Montessori education, well-equipped classroom, full-time contract, and competitive salary.

Beginning 27 August 2015

Please send letter of introduction, copy of AMI-diploma and resume to

Listed 17 Oct 2014


Dynamic and growing bilingual (German/English) Montessori preschool seeks primary and A to I trained guides to become part of our dedicated, fun-loving, international team.

Requirements include an AMI diploma, native or near native English language skills, creativity, and a passion for Montessori best practices.  

We offer a competitive salary and benefits, and a strong commitment to supporting staff professional development.  

Located in a beautiful, turn-of-the-century building and situated in a very green, residential neighborhood of family-friendly Dortmund.

Please send you full application including work permit and photo to Vanessa Fichtl at,

Listed 17 Dec 2014

Montessori EcoSchool

near Frankfurt

is looking for a mature, dedicated and experienced AMI-certified

Primary Guide (3-6) with a great love of the outdoors 

to join our team in January 2015 or earlier.

We can only consider applicants who hold the following qualifications:

EU citizen / valid work-permit

Bachelor’s Degree (Early Childhood) Education

English or German speaking.

Salary and benefits based on experience and qualification.

Please send letter of introduction, copy of AMI-diploma and resume to:

Listed 8 Oct 2014

Hong Kong

Immediate/ Sept 2015 Positions available

Discovery Montessori School of HK 

Seeks School Principal for Preschool and/or Primary School

Seeks AMI Lead Teachers for aged 1.5 - 3y, 3 - 6y, 6 - 12y

We are a beautiful European designed Montessori International School 

We are looking for unique individuals with true commitment to Montessori excellence.

-  AMI Montessori diploma

- Native English or Putonghua speakers with two years experience preferred. 

- Benefits: Medical, Provident Fund, Bonus, Relocation, Competitive Salary. 

Small-class size, World-class facilities with well-equipped classrooms/ materials. 

We offer a supportive and collaborative leadership that fosters 

professional personal growth 

Students, parents, teachers, and administrators are united in a commitment 

to top quality Montessori education

Come and be a part of our team and experience the rewards and 

excitements of working in Hong Kong

Interested party, please send CV to

Listed 1 Dec 2014

Want to work with us in a small (200 children) luxury purpose built school on Hong Kong Island?

Casa Dei Bambini Hong Kong needs English and/or Mandarin speaking, AMI 0-3, 3-6 and 6-12 trained teachers.

Email Joanna at

Listed 8 May 2014
The International Montessori School in Hong Kong needs additional Directors/Directresses to help expand our Toddler, Casa dei Bambini and Elementary (Lower and Upper) programs. We are a committed Montessori School, and need excellent guides as we grow from our current base of 600 children between the ages of 2 to 12 years.
We are seeking:
Montessori Curriculum Directors/Directresses to support 
•Principal and faculty
•Toddler Directors/Directresses       
•Casa dei Bambini Directors/Directresses       
•Elementary Directors/Directresses
IMS offers fully equipped classrooms, a superb teaching environment, a strongly supportive parent community, and a chance to help support the development of the much needed and unique Montessori 
learning opportunity in Hong Kong - through Upper Primary.
Live and work in one of the most diverse, dynamic and exciting cities in the world, 
where the official language is English. Attractive salary and benefits.
AMI certified 0-3, 3-6 and/or 6-12 Montessori teachers with college degree preferred.
Send your details attention:
FAX:  852-3006-2950
Tin Hau, MId-Levels and South Horizons Campuses
Operated by The International Montessori Education Foundation, a registered Hong Kong Charity.
Listed 28 Mar 2014


Primary Teacher

Independent Schools of Riau (an International School Services school) is seeking a primary teacher
for a brand new 3-6 class in beautiful Sumatra, Indonesia beginning on August 1, 2015.  

Our program is small and has a well-appointed facility with generous materials budget and ample support staff.  

Our new guide will be an enlightened generalist with experiences that demonstrate the ability to work with a diverse population
of children and colleagues from a wide variety of backgrounds.

We welcome applications from all nationally or internationally recognized graduates and offer a generous salary
in addition to housing, moving and other benefits, including retirement.  

A Montessori diploma and a Bachelor’s degree as well as at least five years of Montessori teaching experience are required.

Please send a current CV, letter of interest outlining any international experience and three references to:
Gena Englelfried at  

Listed 19 Dec 2014


 Seeking 3-6 Guide

Does working in a supportive and friendly school environment on a fabulous tropical island appeal to you? If so read on!

Situated on the culturally rich and beautiful island of Bali, Indonesia, our Montessori school continues to grow and flourish.  
We are looking for a 3-6 Guide for our beautiful Rose Class to begin in August 2015. 

This is a terrific position for the right candidate. Applicants must hold a Bachelor Degree in either Psychology or
Early Childhood along with an AMI Diploma for this position.
A minimum of five years’ experience is preferred. English is the language of instruction.

Bali is a wonderful place to live and work and is a gateway to exploring Asia.
The school is conveniently located in a very popular area within walking distance to shops, restaurants and beach.
There is a competitive salary and benefit package offered, including comprehensive medical insurance and airfare to and from home base.
Accommodation is provided.

Interested? Please email cover letter and resume to:

Wilma Grier,


Montessori Bali,  Jl Lasmana NO 66X (Oberoi), Kerobokan-Kuta, Bali 80361, Indonesia 

Tel/Fax: +62 361 730 028

Listed 8 Nov 2014


The Children's House Thornhill, Dublin seeks Assistant Directress
on a temporary part time post for maternity cover, AMI 3-6 diploma required.

Hours - 8.30am - 1.30pm, Thursday and Fridays

Dates - April - June 2015 inclusive

If interested please send in CV and copy of Diplomas by Monday, 19th January 2015  to:

The Chairman

The Children's House Thornhill

Montessori Primary School

Lr Kilmacud Road


Co. Dublin

or email

Listed 20 Dec 2014


The Giardino di Archimede is a Montessori Education Centre, located in Velletri (Rome), for children from 0 to 11 years.

For the primary school, year 2015-2016, we are looking for a native English speaking Montessori teacher.

A minimum of two years’ experience  and small amount of Italian elementary language are preferred.

Free housing and adequate part time salary.


Listed 28 Nov 2014


We are the Vilnius Montessori pre-School in Lithuania 

Now we are seeking:

AMI Montessori teacher to lead a Casa class from April or September 2015.

A citizen of non-EU country is issued an official work permit.

The applicants will:

Have had at least 3 years of experience in leading a Casa and excellent command of English;

Be enthusiastic, friendly and conscious team member;

Have a steady goal of observations on Childhood and be excited about working in a foreign country for two years or longer.

We offer:

Beautifully prepared environment 

Competitive salary 


Health benefits

Friendly cooperation on every level


Website and skype at:

Listed 17 Dec 2014


Malaysia – Kuala Lumpur

AMI Casa Guide required for new international preschool. Start date 5 January 2015

•Qualified & Experienced

•Excellent English

•Competitive package offered

Please send cover letter, photo and detailed CV to Paula at:

Listed 28 Nov 2014


Vacancy: AMI Montessori Elementary guide in The Netherlands

Are you an AMI Diploma holder for 6 to 12 year olds?
Do you speak English fluently?
Are you a citizen of the European Union?

Then you might to apply for a position as guide in one of our Elementary groups
at Casa Bilingual Montessori School in Pijnacker, The Netherlands.

Casa Bilingual Montessori School is a state funded school in the Netherlands that employs AMI guides.

The main aim of our school is to introduce the AMI spirit and quality to the Netherlands by setting a worthy example.

To do this, we need AMI trained guides to support this endeavor.

If you have any interest in joining our enthusiastic team, take a look at our website
and contact Tessa Wessels at

Casa Bilingual Montessori School

0031 15 2010376

Listed 27 Nov 2014

New Zealand

Wee Wisdom Montessori, Paeroa, New Zealand

We are opening a centre for 80 children and will need three more teachers to join us 2015.  

You must be AMI trained 0-3 or 3-6, have a minimum of three years teaching experience and accept a two year work permit.  

Subsidised accommodation is available at our staff house which is a 5 minute walk from the centre.

Paeroa, with a population of 5,000, has a strong community spirit and in 2012 was voted New Zealand’s friendliest town.

Auckland with a population of 1.3 million is a one hour drive north. 

If you desire to be a part of a special community please email your CV to Nicole at  

Interviews will be via Skype during November.

Listed 12 Nov 2014

Eastern Suburbs Montessori Primary School

We are seeking to fill three teaching positions commencing in 2015.  Our Montessori classrooms are integrated within Glendowie Primary School.

The positions include:

1)  A long term full time position in our 9 - 12 class. An experienced, Montessori trained teacher is preferred.

2)  A fixed term 12 month position for our 9 - 12 class. An experienced, Montessori teacher is preferred.  This position could be full time or 0.8.

3)  A long term full time position in our 6 - 9 classes. This position is suitable for a beginning teacher or an applicant wanting to pursue Montessori Teacher training.  The applicant needs to be available and prepared to attend Montessori training overseas for short periods of time over two years.

A condition of employment will be that the applicant has NZ teacher registration before commencing the position and have a relevant valid work visa or NZ residency.

Letters of application with CV and the names of 2 referees should be sent to Rose Phillips, Glendowie Primary School, 217 Riddell Rd, Glendowie, Auckland 1071 or emailed to .

The job descriptions / specifications are available from:  Ph 0064 9 5757374.

Further information about our school can be viewed at


Listed 24 Sep 2014


Kilebygda Montessori School in Norway is searching for a Montessori teacher.

Kilebygda Montessori School is a private elementary school that was established in 2012.
The school is based on Maria Montessori's educational principles and is approved for 40 pupils from 6-12 years old.
The school is located in Kilebygda, 20 km from the city center of Skien and Porsgrunn.
Kilebygda is a nice village with 450 residents and the school is located "in the middle of nature"
close to the forest, lakes, hiking trails and cross-country ski trails.

We are looking for a person who:

• Is a trained Montessori teacher

• Speaks a Scandinavian language

• Has a desire to help create a learning environment that emphasizes each pupils abilities and development

• Is purposeful and structured 

• Has good interpersonal skills, is flexible, takes initiative and works independently 

We offer: 

• Varied and exciting challenges with influence own work environment 

• A dynamic pupil environment based on age composition and natural learning situation 

• A professional environment in development and cooperation with several nearby Montessori Schools 

• Competitive conditions 

• Pension plan

The position applies: 

Hours: After local working agreement. 

Duration: Permanent employment 100%. 

Starting: To be agreed 


Per post: Kilebygda Montessori School, Jensejordet nord 9, N-3739 Skien Norway 

Or e-mail:

Further inquiry to Kilebygda Montessori School Phone 0047 406 18059 or 0047 970 86074 by CEO Ola Grande.

Listed 13 Nov 2014


Al Nebras International Preschool is the only Montessori school in Qatar.

We are seeking Certified Montessori teachers for 3-6 age group.

Competitive salary, housing, airfare, tax free and visa assistance.

Visit Us

Phone: +974 6622 6678

Listed 21 Oct 2014


Montessori Teacher for preschool 3 – 6  in Bratislava, Slovakia

School Description: 

The Children´s House, an English speaking Montessori preschool (3 – 6) is hiring a highly motivated (preferably native) English-speaking, teacher. 

The Children´s House offers fully equipped classrooms on 350 m2, a wonderful teaching environment, motivated and team oriented colleagues and a grateful and supportive parent community.


One year of practical experience is required.  


Montessori Diploma Age Group 3-6.

European citizen or a EU work permit.


Attractive salary.


Please apply with CV, motivation letter, contact details, copy of your Montessori qualification and references to

Listed 20 Sep 2014


Family is looking for a Montessori Home Teacher for 2 girls (2,5 and 5.5 y.o), live in, Slovenia, Ljubljana.

Good English and Montessori experience required. 

We are offering worthy salary, free time, 2 days off, comfortable room, Montessori room, housekeeper.

Position requires full time work at weekends and staying with children when parents on trips.

Please contact us by e-mail to:

Olga Grigoryants

or skype: yushamia

Listed 9 Dec 2014


Madrid Montessori School is currently recruiting AMI trained Elementary Guide.

The successful candidate will be a native English speaker, with at least a basic knowledge of Spanish.

Please send letter of interest and CV to

Listed 25 Nov 2014


Job start inmediatly 2014

Salary: Competitive Package

Location: Valencia, Spain

Contract type: Full Time 

Valencia Montessori School is looking for a trained AMI Montessori Head Teacher
for one of the Children’s House Classroom to join our successful teaching team. 


AMI Certificate

Native (English)

Spanish is a plus.

All applications should be sent to:

For more information, please visit our website,

Listed 20 Nov 2014


Job start inmediatly 2014

Salary: Competitive Package

Location: Valencia, Spain

Contract type: Full Time 

Valencia Montessori School is looking for a trained AMI Montessori Head Teacher for one of the Children’s House Classroom to join our successful teaching team. 


AMI Certificate

Native (English)

Spanish is a plus.

All applications should be sent to:

For more information, please visit our website,

Listed 4 Oct 2014


Children First is seeking a Montessori Team Leader
with 5 years post-qualifying experience, to run our Nursery group.

Applicants preferred with knowledge of the EYFS curriculum framework
for infants and toddlers aged 0 - 3.

For further information, please contact:

Monica Shah Zeeman

Children First Association 

English nursery, preschool and Kindergarten up to age 7.

Freiestrasse 175

8032 Zurich 

Tel: (00 41) 44 252 9121

We support English-speaking families in Zurich, Switzerland.

Listed 22 Nov 2014

Wir sind eine dreisprachige (d/e/f) Montessori-Tagesschule im Zentrum der Stadt Zürich.  

Zur Verstärkung unseres Teams suchen wir eine Lehrkraft deutsch. 

An der Sprungbrett Montessori-Schule GmbH werden Kinder im Alter von 3 bis 12 Jahren von einem engagierten, passionierten
und gut eingespielten Team unterrichtet und betreut.

Wir orientieren uns mit unserer Arbeit an den Standards der Assoziation Montessori International (AMI). 

Voraussetzung sind ein staatlich anerkanntes Lehrerdiplom für die Primarstufe (Deutschland: 2.

Staatsexamen oder vergleichbare Ausbildung) sowie ein anerkanntes Montessori-Diplom (vorzugsweise AMI 3-6 und/oder 6-12),
bzw. die Bereitschaft, ein solches berufsbegleitend zu erwerben. 

Wir freuen uns auf Ihre schriftliche Bewerbung mit Foto an: 

SPRUNGBRETT Montessori-Schule GmbH, Neptunstrasse 70, 8032 Zürich, oder per Mail an

Für weitere Informationen: 

Listed 21 Oct 2014


Ivy's House Montessori School in Taipei, Taiwan

We are looking for Montessori teachers for ages 0-3 and 3-6. 

- who enjoys outdoor activities

- who has special skills that could bring to the children 

- who enjoys working 

Our goal is to create a home-like environment for the children at Ivy's House.    Join us!

Send your resume to Ms. Chang (Principle) at:   

Tel: (02) 2547-2626

Listed 1 Oct 2014


We are a Montessori School located in Istanbul-Turkey. (Ümraniye county-Asian side of Istanbul)

We are looking for unique individuals with true commitment to Montessori excellence.

-Relevant university degree

-Accredited Montessori certificate for the elementary classrooms.

-Fluent in English (and/or Turkish)

-Ten years elementary experience preferred

Competitive Salary 

Big-class size, world-class facilities with well-equipped classrooms/materials. 

Come and be a part of our team and experience the excitements of working in Istanbul.

Please kindly send your cv to

Listed 17 Dec 2014

United Kingdom

The Little Learners Montessori Nurseries 

We are looking for: 

A newly Qualified/Experienced 0 – 3 AMI Directress and  Montessori Assistant.

We have four nurseries located in Cricklewood, Northwood and Wembley.

We offer a competitive starting salary to be increased in line with performance and exceptional in-house training and support.

We would love to hear from you, please contact

Listed 16 Dec 2014

Maria Montessori School

26 Lyndhurst Gardens, London NW3 5NW

Tel:  0207 435 3646

Contact: Jacqui Alexander Lewis for an Application Form 


Requires:  An Elementary Teacher with an AMI 6-12 Diploma 

Hours:  Full-time appointment

Salary:  Competitive, details on application

Start date:  January 2015

Listed 15 Nov 2014

 We have the following vacancies at our two Montessori settings: 

  •  Leavesden Montessori House requires a newly qualified or experienced Assistant to Infancy for the Infant Community (ages 0-3). 
  • Sitara Toto Montessori requires a Montessori Assistant for the Casa classroom ages 2.5-6  

EU applications considered  

Leavesden Montessori House                Sitara Toto Montessori 

187 Leavesden Road                       

Watford, WD24 5EL                                  0208 3270209/07962 058712 

01923 801331/07962 058712 


Listed 6 Nov 2014

Maria Montessori School

26 Lyndhurst Gardens, London NW3 5NW

Tel:  0207 435 3646

Contact:  Jacqui Alexander Lewis

Requires: 2 Elementary Assistants.  This post would be ideally suited to an AMI 6-12 student currently in training

or the holder of an AMI 3 – 6 Diploma. An Assistants Course Certificate holder with a degree would also be considered.

Hours:  Full-time appointment

Salary:  Competitive, details on application

Start date:  January 2015


Listed 4 Oct 2014

Smith’s Children Montessori School

0 – 3 Assistant to Infancy Directress (Guide)

3 – 6 Directress (Guide)

Our growth this year has created two new positions. We are looking for,

A newly Qualified/Experienced 0 – 3 AMI Directress to join our friendly team of 14

A newly Qualified/Experienced 3 - 6 AMI Directress

The Montessori School is a fully enabled and nurturing setting for up to 45 children 
located in the historic University City of Cambridge, UK

The nursery occupies a spacious first floor church conversion in which all children cohabit together 
moving freely in our 2 well-resourced environments that includes a generous 
traditional garden space in which to explore and enjoy.

We offer a competitive starting salary to be increased in line with performance and generous holiday allowance. 

Visa support and professional training provided. 

These roles can be developed further into management roles.

This role is ideal for a career minded fluent English speaker with or without experience leading a class.

We would love to hear from you, if you would like to join us from October 2014 onwards

Louise Bell
Nursery Manager
+44 (0)1223 30 10 47 

Listed 6 Sep 2014

United States

Sioux Falls, South Dakota 

We’re looking for someone special.

Someone who wants to be a part of something bigger than any one of us.

Is that you? Send us a note:

Listed 10 Dec 2014

American Montessori Campus in Plano Texas

is seeking

Experienced Montessori Teachers for the age group 0-3 and 3-6.

Must have AMI diploma, excellent english speaking and writing skills, with three years working experience in Montessori environment prefered.

Benefits: Attractive salary, yearly bonus, relocation package offered.

Our class rooms are well equipped.

Please contact via email at

Fax 1 972 473 2222

Listed 20 Nov 2014

Observation is Revelation

The Montessori School in Wilton, Connecticut seeks experienced AMI-certified Toddler, Primary and Elementary Teachers.  

We welcome dedicated, fun loving, hardworking individuals to bring their talents and skills to our children and families.

Committed to diversity, The Montessori School community is inclusive and depends on the tenets of collaborative relationships and respect.

The school believes in sharing what we have with those in need and encouraging children to learn to live responsibly in the world.

Located in Lower Fairfield Country, we offer a competitive salary package.

Please visit our website for more information about our school. 

Interested candidates may send their resume to the attention of Head of School, Sarah Walker via e-mail to

Listed 4 Oct 2014