Job Opening for 2019-20
Montessori Guide in Lockport, Illinois
Lupine Montessori School, Lockport, IL, seeks Montessori Guide
Are you are a Montessori guide who is looking for something special? Not a job, but an opportunity? Then we have an exciting opportunity for you! Our programs are growing and we’d like to add an additional guides in our 6-12 environment and new adolescent program.
Lupine Montessori School is a non profit community living by example in supporting sustainability, promoting peace and the standards of AMS. Located in the south suburbs of Chicago, Lockport is a small town with a big heart and a historic past. An ideal place to learn and work. In just two years we have grown from 11 students to over 50! We are looking for passionate people to join our team to fill our a new positions in our elementary environment.
We are looking for educators with a deep curiosity about life, social responsibility, and a lifelong love of learning who is passionate about Montessori, nature and promoting peace through education. Lupine Montessori School is a place that honors Maria Montessori’s devotion to children of all ages. A place that supports and respects adult learners. A place to call home.
Our ideal candidates are hard working, dedicated Montessori professionals with a bachelor’s degree or higher and must have certification from a MACTE accredited institution. Preference to those with Montessori classroom experience, but teachers in training are welcome. Understanding the educational needs of children, as well as communicating effectively with students, parents and staff are paramount. A strong work ethic and ability to work as a team are key to the culture of our school.
We are a compassionate, zealous community of experienced educators and dedicated families looking for someone who is passionate about Montessori education and the change that it can bring! Ongoing professional development, a strong support structure, experienced Montessori administrator and an amazing parent/school culture make the Lupine community an inspiring place to be!
If you’re an innovator with experience or someone who is called to a new adventure, send a CV and thoughtful cover letter and list of references to tina.davidson@
lupinemontessori.org. We are eager to learn how your experiences and skills fit the qualifications for this position.