AMI-Trained Substitute Primary Guide


Pacific Crest School

Pacific Crest School in Seattle, WA, is currently seeking an AMI trained Primary guide to take over an established classroom late March of 2021 through mid-June to cover a planned leave. We are a well-established community of dedicated families and staff that together create a vibrant Montessori program across the primary, elementary and adolescent levels. Our urban campus is located in a residential neighborhood in Seattle, WA, where we are easily accessible by bike and local transit. Our rural campus, utilized by all three levels, is a working farm with nut and fruit orchards, ponds, wetlands, and commercially productive organic gardens. At Pacific Crest School, we foster the development of independence, self discipline and joy to support the fullest development of every child and make real peace and justice possible.

Pacific Crest is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to building a diverse faculty and community. We offer competitive compensation and benefits.

The ideal candidate will have:

AMI Primary diploma and teaching experience

A two or four-year degree

Strong communication skills with children, parents, and co-workers

Good organizational skills

Flexibility, creativity, critical thinking, self-motivation, and a willingness to collaborate cohesively with our team

We are currently providing a hybrid Primary program with two class cohorts attending 2-3 days per week on a rotating schedule, and dedicated staff providing online learning opportunities and support for families. We are following Department of Health/CDC guidelines re: cleaning, sanitation, and safety protocols.

Interested candidates, please send a cover letter, resume and references to Dorrie Knapp Guy, Head of School at