This position offers a great opportunity to be part of a thriving school in a very affordable region, fairly close to Chicago. The ideal candidate will be both 6-9 year olds and 9-12 year olds Montessori certified. A bachelor’s degree is required. The main focus will be the 9-12 year old classroom (Elementary II) with approximately 20 students. Depending on the candidate’s other experiences and qualifications, MPA may be willing to fund training for both 6-9 and 9-12 certificates, if not already earned.
Salary is competitive and based on experience. Benefits include a simple IRA, short and long term disability and 50% tuition reduction for an employee’s children.
Montessori Private Academy (MPA) was established in 1983. MPA has 172 children currently enrolled from Young Child through Middle School. MPA is an AMS accredited school.
If you are interested in being considered for this position, please submit a current resume to Susan Haney-Bauer, Interim Director. Interviews for this position will begin in early May with candidate selection by May 31.
For more specific information about Montessori teacher training, visit the American Montessori Society webpage.
If you have further questions please contact Susan Haney-Bauer at 815.332.8101 or Sue@montessoriprivateacademy.com