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Montessori Teaching Positions

Job Title: Lab Science Teacher
Beginning: Mid-August 2021  
Grades: 3-8
Harborlight seeks an engaging full-time Lab Science teacher to engage students from grade 3-8 in lab science experiments, project-based learning, placed-based activities, and field research that complement the core curriculum in the classroom. This teacher works in collaboration with the classroom teachers and with our community science partnerships and maintains the Harborlight lab environment. Roll-up your sleeves and join us!
The preferred candidate will be skilled in a variety of fields of science including earth and environmental sciences, physical science, STEAM, and student research and data collection. 
Position available for the new academic year and may start as early as August 2021. Salary commensurate with credentials and experience; benefits include: ongoing professional development, health and dental insurance, paid time off, holidays and vacation time, opportunities for career growth and advancement. 
Priority will be given to candidates with qualifications including: 
-Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent, Masters preferred.
-Montessori teaching credential is a plus. 
-Massachusetts teaching license (DESE)
-Three or more years teaching experience science (collaboration with community resources a plus)
Candidates should send a letter, resume, and three written references to: 
Paul Horovitz, Head of School
Harborlight Montessori School, 243 Essex Street, Beverly, MA 01915 

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 2021
  • Teacher Children's House (FT/PT), September 2021
  • Teacher Children's House Extended Montessori (FT/PT), September 2021
  • Substitute Teacher, All Grades, July 2021 
    • B.A./B.S. preferred
    • EEC Teacher qualification

Careers at Harborlight

Harborlight is a co-educational independent day school currently enrolling 225 students from infant through grade eight. Serving Beverly and its surrounding towns since 1973, Harborlight is a leader in Montessori education and the lab school for Montessori Institute – New England, a Montessori teacher education program. Harborlight is accredited by the American Montessori Society and Association of Independent Schools in New England.
Harborlight believes that each individual is entitled to equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, age, gender, religion, national or cultural origin, sexual orientation, family style, political belief, military or veteran status, disability or other characteristic protected under federal or Massachusetts law. Harborlight makes reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities, in accordance with applicable law. The school’s equal employment opportunity practices extend to recruitment, hiring, placement, compensation and benefits, and all other terms and conditions of employment. 

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.