Upper Elementary Montessori Teacher – Horizons Summer Program

Faculty / Seasonal

Lexington Montessori School, Lexington, MA

Position: Upper Elementary Montessori Teacher – Horizons Summer Program

Duration: 3 and 6 Weeks positions (Seasonal Position)

Organization: Horizons@LMS Summer Program

Location: At Lexington Montessori School 

Overview:

The Horizons Summer Program is seeking a dedicated Montessori Teacher to join our team for a 3 and 6 week position from June 24th through August 2nd. This unique opportunity allows the selected candidate to provide a Montessori based curriculum in a dynamic and enriching summer program environment located at Lexington Montessori School. We are looking for an enthusiastic educator who is passionate about fostering a love for learning and creating a supportive atmosphere for our students.

Responsibilities:

  • Implement Montessori teaching methods to create an engaging and inclusive summer learning experience.
  • Develop and adapt Montessori materials and activities suitable for the summer program curriculum.
  • Maintains attendance records, writes lesson plans, teaches lessons, creates bi-weekly classroom newsletters and prepares final student report
  • Foster independence, self-motivation, and a sense of community among students.
  • Plan and execute age-appropriate and level-appropriate lessons and activities, aligning with the Montessori philosophy.
  • Observe and assess individual student progress, to better prepare the material for the needs of each child.
  • Establish positive and effective communication with students, parents, and program staff.
  • Create a safe and nurturing classroom environment that encourages independence, curiosity and exploration.
  • Collaborate with other teachers and staff to ensure a cohesive and enriching experience for students.
  • Participate in program-related activities, staff meetings, and training sessions.Collaborate in creating new and exciting activities for students.
  • Participate in field trips, bus rides and swimming pool trips.

Qualifications:

  • Montessori certification for the applicable age group.
  • Previous experience as a Montessori Teacher is highly preferred.
  • Commitment to the principles and philosophy of Montessori education.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Flexibility and adaptability. 

All offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of state and federal background checks.

How to Apply:

Interested candidates should fill out the application posted on our website and submit a resume, cover letter, and any relevant certifications to msullivan@horizonslms.org. 

The Horizons Summer Program is an equal opportunity employer, and we encourage candidates from diverse backgrounds to apply.

Lexington Montessori School

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