Adolescent Guide in Sunny Southern CA


Oak Knoll Montessori School

Oak Knoll Montessori School seeks a passionate and curious individual to co-lead our adolescent program (7th and 8th grade) starting immediately. Montessori adolescent communities learn by doing and through real-life work. We have an active garden and chickens on site and we go into the community to explore how the world works and to ignite interest in our students. We seek an adult who has an enthusiasm for learning and sharing their knowledge. The exact position is negotiable based on skills. Among other things, we look for someone with the following skills to share:

Mathematics for Middle School

Interdisciplinary Social Studies and English

Lead the Hot Lunch Program for the campus community (once a week)

Other interests such as drama, camping, arts, gardening, etc.

The right person would be able to work closely with adolescents, create units of interest and relevance, and contribute to the vibrant fabric of our adolescent community. This position is full time with benefits.

Our growing, AMI recognized school in beautiful Altadena, CA is seeking an additional full-time Adolescent teacher to join our dedicated team. We are a growing school, serving 110 children from eighteen months to fifteen years old. The ideal candidate would have prior experience teaching adolescent students, and have an appropriate college-level education background. If you are interested in helping us develop and provide a world-class Montessori experience, we’d like to hear from you. We offer competitive salaries, excellent benefits, and a 403b retirement plan. Montessori adolescent training is desirable but not required.

Send a cover letter and CV to Kira Donnelly, Head of School, at For more information about our school, please visit our website at