Director of Education & Head of Lower School

Administrator/Head of School,

Aidan Montessori School

Aidan Montessori School, located in Woodley Park neighborhood of Washington, DC, is now accepting applications for the position of Director of Education and Head of the Lower School for the 2021-2022 school year.

This is a key leadership position, reporting to the Head of School, and requires initiative, self-direction, and independence. An AMI-training certificate is required (at any level). More than one certificate is preferred.

In the role of Director of Education, this position is responsible for pedagogy at the School. Keeping us true to our Montessori mission, the Director of Education works with teachers, staff, parents and children to ensure fidelity to all things Aidan and Montessori.

In the role of Head of the Lower School, this position supports the Toddler and Primary teachers and families.

In addition to these two roles, this position also manages much additional administrative work in the vein of an exempt independent school administrator.

If you are a motivated, dynamic, thoughtful educator who enjoys both working with children and families as well as colleagues, and if you enjoy administering programs, we would like to hear from you. To apply, please send your resume and letter of interest to Established in 1961, Aidan Montessori School is an AMI-accredited school serving children ages 18 months to 12 years-old. To learn more, visit: