Lower and Upper Elementary Teachers for Summer Enrichment program

Faculty / Full-Time

Lexington Montessori School, Lexington, MA

HORIZONS at Lexington Montessori School is looking for enthusiastic lower and upper elementary teachers who want to have a meaningful teaching experience this summer. Horizons is a program designed to help children from low-income families continue developing academic skills, while also engaging in social and recreational activities. It’s an academic program, but our students tend to think of it as “camp”!

We are looking for lower and upper elementary school teachers to work as co-teachers with Montessori-credentialed teachers.


Program Dates:       June 27- August 5th, 2022.

Hours:                       Monday – Friday; 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM (plus 45-minute staff meeting/meal one afternoon per week)

General Description:

Each teacher will have a Montessorri-credentialed co-teacher.  Each classroom will also have one junior teachers or intern (high school/college-age students with experience working in the LMS Horizons Classroom). Teachers and interns work collaboratively, reporting directly to the Executive Director of the program.

The teacher will:

  • share responsibility for approximately 24 students during 6 weeks of summer academic and enrichment program
  • share responsibility for the planning of different subject areas using Montessori materials, in addition to a range of teaching aids
  • maintain attendance records, writes lesson plans, teach lessons, create bi-weekly classroom newsletters and prepare final student reports
  • set up classroom environment
  • supervise Teacher Assistant/Student Intern
  • incorporate use of outdoor nature space
  • care for students as they engage in on-campus outdoor and water play, farming, and other activities
  • travel with students to swimming site and supervise recreational swimming and water play
  • attend scheduled field trips, participate in daily meals with students
  • participate in weekly staff meeting and HORIZONS LMS Family Visitation Day
  • participate in Staff Orientation session, prior to June 27, 2022.

Helpful links: 

Horizons National: https://www.horizonsnational.org

Horizons at Lexington Montessori School: https://www.lexmontessori.org/community/horizons-at-lms


Lexington Montessori School

Lexington, MA
Infant / Toddler, Early Childhood, Elementary, Middle School
All Gender