AMI trained Primary Guide


Corvallis Montessori School

Corvallis Montessori School, located in the vibrant college town of Corvallis, Oregon is seeking an AMI-trained Primary guide for the fall of 2023. CMS is a well-established AMI-Recognized Montessori school, serving families since 1967. Our four primary classrooms and two toddler classrooms have beautiful outdoor extensions with mature trees, vines, and an assortment of flowering vegetation.

Corvallis, located between Portland and Eugene, enjoys proximity to the Oregon coast, mountain ranges, rivers, lakes, and forests, making it a nature lover’s paradise.

Our mission is to foster a strong foundation for confident, compassionate participation in the world by nurturing each child’s unique gifts, passion for learning, and independence. We value diversity, welcoming people of differing races, cultures, genders, ages, abilities, languages, economic and social backgrounds, political beliefs and religions, family styles, nationalities, and sexual orientations into a safe, accepting, and respectful environment where we learn together, honoring and embracing our humanity.

Corvallis Montessori School offers competitive compensation and benefits which include medical, vision, and dental, matching 401K, paid professional development, paid sick leave, vacation, and holidays. A relocation stipend may be available.

Our ideal candidate will have:

  • AMI Primary diploma and 3-5 years of teaching experience (new graduates will also be considered for the position)

  • Lead Teacher Qualifications per Oregon Early Learning Division requirements

  • Good organizational and time management skills

  • Strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills

Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume, including references to Tamara Basham, Head of School, at