Rochester Montessori School is seeking an Elementary Guide to apply their expertise to create, inspire and direct learning to meet the needs of children in a multi-age environment. This position is supported by an assistant and works closely with families to ensure that they experience what is possible from an authentic Montessori education.
Montessori elementary certification from an accredited organization (AMI, MACTE) preferred or a Bachelor’s Degree and experience working at the elementary level with a strong desire to pursue a Montessori certification
Experience working with diverse students and families
A passion for supporting children’s cognitive, emotional, social and physical growth
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Previous experience in working in an elementary environment is required
Ability to analyze student behavior and apply appropriate intervention
Strong organizational and classroom management skills, ability to multi-task and self-initiative required
RMS is a private school, nonprofit school that has educated children for over 50 years. The school is situated on a beautiful 15 acre campus where a complete Montessori education is offered for children from 18 months through the eighth grade. For students in grades 6, 7, and 8, RMS is both a Montessori School and an authorized International Baccalaureate (IB) World School.
RMS offers a benefits package including health benefits and paid holidays, professional development opportunities, tuition discounts, beautiful working environments, and the opportunity to work with a passionate community of educators who are dedicated to nourishing children’s natural love of learning.
RMS is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation or any other protected class.