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Posted April 12, 2024

Moore Montessori Community School
255 S. May Street
Southern Pines, NC 28387

Moore Montessori Community School | Lower Elementary Lead Teacher

Position for the 2024-25 Academic School Year

About Moore Montessori Community School (MMCS)

At MMCS, our goal is to prepare students for lives of joy and purpose in the 21st century. We believe every child is capable of building strong academic foundations, dynamic social-emotional skills, and trust in their own abilities. As a public charter school on a 12-acre campus in Southern Pines, North Carolina, MMCS is able to implement an authentic Montessori education model within a public setting for its diverse students. 

Lower Elementary Guide Description

An avid learner, skilled communicator, and enthusiastic classroom presence, the Lower Elementary Guide leads a 6-9 year old mixed-age learning community using the Montessori method in the prepared classroom. Guides also ensure that students are meeting North Carolina Standards within the Montessori framework. Elementary guides meet weekly with Instructional Coach for ongoing support and coaching. MMCS also provides time for educators to meet in Professional Learning Communities each Friday from 1:00 pm - 3:45 pm. 


  • Bachelor’s degree 

  • AMI/AMS diploma in related age group or willingness to complete in-house summer training program (stipend included) 

  • Classroom experience in public school and/or Montessori environment preferred

Compensation & Benefits

  • Salary offer is commensurate with professional experience 

  • Relocation bonus 

  • Priority enrollment for staff children 

  • Participate in the North Carolina State Teacher Health Insurance Plan & Retirement Program 

  •  Paid Time Off 

  • Bottomless tea & coffee!

Application Process

Interested applicants may send a resume to After we receive your resume, we will contact you to schedule a brief introductory phone call with a school administrator to determine scheduling the formal interview process.


Posted January 22, 2024

Greensboro Montessori School | Upper Elementary Lead Teacher

Full-Time Position for the 2024-25 Academic School Year

Greensboro Montessori School seeks to add a full time Upper Elementary lead teacher guide to our team for the 2024 - 25 school year. At 50 years old, our School is proud to have 52 Upper Elementary Students, both a 10-acre main and a 40-acre environmental education satellite  campus, accreditations with AMS and SAIS, and exciting plans for a capital campaign and master campus plan construction project. We seek an experienced, passionate, and dynamic lead teacher to join our team. 

To learn more about this opportunity, you may click here to see the job post with information on how to apply or contact director of human resources, Ashley Daniels, at

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Posted December 20, 2023

Salem Montessori School, Inc.
2651 Pilgrim Court
Winston-Salem, NC 27101

Position: Upper Elementary Lead Teacher

Primary Purpose: To support the mission of Salem Montessori School as stated in the Employee Handbook. Reports To: Head of School Hired By: Head of School

General Overview:
            ● Ensure that Montessori curriculum is being adhered to in a way that reflects the standards and                          philosophy of the school.
            ● Supervise interns or assistant teacher.
            ● Participate in staff and parent meetings/events/training.
            ● Arrive on time and have an attitude of service and flexibility.
            ● Keep HOS informed about child and parent needs, hopes and concerns.

               ● Previous experience working with children
               ● State Background Check/Fingerprinting
               ● References (3)
               ● Medical reference stating ability to work with children and Tb test or screening
               ●Participate in pre-service and in-service training and professional development (minimum 15                              hours/yearly)

Specific Duties:
  • Prepare and maintain a clean and safe Montessori classroom environment.
  • Keep records of children’s progress and assessment.
  • Conduct parent/teacher conferences.
  • Establish and maintain the classroom true to the Montessori philosophy, paying particular attention to             the needs of students.
  • Plan, prepare and maintain all units of study - including Montessori materials, thematic units, library                 books, etc.
  • Communicate via weekly email and other times as need arises with parents about the class.
  • Establish respectful and open lines of communication with parents with warmth.
  • Facilitate a respectful environment for children and adults by advocating conflict resolution and grace             and courtesy lessons.
  • Interpret the Montessori philosophy to parents and community as well as assistants, interns, and                       volunteers.
          - Work with HOS to help parents get third party intervention support as needed.
  • Complete Red Cross First Aid and CPR courses.
  • Participate in all staff meetings and parent events.
  • Plan objectives for own professional growth annually.

Time Commitment: This is a full time position

• Holds a certificate by a MACTE accredited teacher education program for the level which he/she teaches and has completed at least one year of teaching.
• Holds at least a Bachelor’s degree

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