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Montessori Certified Elementary & Middle School Teachers

Harborlight Montessori seeks experienced teachers for Elementary & Middle School classrooms to start September 2020 or as the program population grows. 

  • Middle School Math & Science Teacher (FT/PT), September 2020
  • Lower Elementary Montessori Head Teacher, September 2020
  • Middle School Montessori Head Teacher
  • B.A./B.S. required; M.A.T./M.Ed. preferred.
  • AMS/AMI teaching credential required at the level of teaching:
    -Lower Elementary, grades 1-3: Elementary l
    -Upper Elementary, grades 4-6: Elementary I/II  
    -Middle School: Secondary I
  • 3 years teaching experience

Infant & Toddler and Preschool Teachers

Harborlight Montessori seeks experienced teachers for our Infant & Toddler (4 months to 3 years) and Children's House Programs (3-6 years).

  • Teacher Toddler Extended Montessori (FT/PT), September 2020
  • Teacher Children's House (FT/PT), September 2020
  • Teacher Children's House Extended Montessori (FT/PT), September 2020
  • B.A./B.S. preferred
  • EEC Teacher qualification

Careers - Substitutes & Distance Learning Teachers

Harborlight Montessori seeks experienced teachers to support all program levels/grades (infant through grade 8).

  • Substitute Teacher, September 2020
  • Harborlight at Home: Distance Learning Teacher 
  • B.A./B.S. preferred
  • EEC Teacher qualification preferred for substitutes for Lower School

How to Apply

Harborlight is an accredited school (AISNE/AMS) and the laboratory school for Montessori Institute - New England. Our faculty and programs maintain integrity to Montessori principles and philosophy. Classroom teachers work together in a community of shared responsibilities and expectations with regard to preparing the learning environments, delivering instruction, recording student progress and learning outcomes,  and communicating with families.  

Full-time salary and benefits commensurate with experience and teaching credentials.

All applicants should send cover letter, resumé, and three written references to Paul Horovitz, Head of School and Elisa Pitkin, Director of Education

Harborlight Montessori 
aims to create an inclusive community and makes employment-related decisions without regard to race, color, national or ethnic origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy or pregnancy-related condition, physical or mental disability, veteran status, military service, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law. The School makes reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities or pregnancy-related conditions, in accordance with applicable law.

About Harborlight

Harborlight Montessori is an independent, co-educational, day school for children from infant-toddler through grade 8 that is committed to innovative teaching and learning.