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Seeking AMI Trained Guides at A to I and Primary Levels
The Del Ray Montessori School, located just outside of Washington DC, is seeking exceptional candidates with AMI training at the A to I and Primary levels to serve as support staff for the upcoming school year. The position is full time and includes a variety of responsibilities, including substituting in different classrooms, giving you a unique experience with every program and every child within the school! A thriving community Montessori school located in the quaint Del Ray neighborhood of Alexandria, Virginia, DRMS is a delightful school community where building community, supporting families and children, and continued professional growth is not only highly valued – but strongly encouraged and supported, as well. We are seeking enthusiastic, collaborative applicants who are serious about Montessori education, but light-hearted and fun-loving in their approach!
The Del Ray Montessori School is an independent, non-profit, AMI recognized school committed to AMI practices and principles. The school is currently in its seventh year and houses one toddler classroom, three primary classrooms, and one elementary classroom (6-12). We offer competitive salaries, generous benefits, including: health care, retirement, short and long term disability, life insurance, and several professional development opportunities sponsored by the school throughout the year, including events offered through: WMI (Washington Montessori Institute), NAMTA, and the annual AMI Refresher Course.
Successful candidates will:
• Possess an AMI diploma at the A to I, Primary or Elementary level,
• Strive to be a life-long learner and participate in ongoing professional development;
• Desire to work in a community guided by respect for children, families and staff,
• Embody the values of the Montessori philosophy at all times; and
• Display a strong team work ethic, a genuine desire to collaborate with colleagues and parents, and possess a steadfast sense of professionalism.
Resumes and letters of interest should be sent to:
Sarah Fondriest, Head of School
The Del Ray Montessori School
100 East Windsor Ave
Alexandria, VA 22301