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Sterling Montessori Academy and Charter School is seeking an Upper Elementary Lead Teacher beginning January 2020.


Job Type: Full-time


Professional Skills/Responsibilities:

  • Commitment to the Montessori philosophy, and guiding principles of Sterling Montessori

  • Able to prepare and implement a nurturing Montessori learning environment

  • Willing to work with, and adapt to the needs of students with a variety of learning styles

  • Demonstrates excellent skills in organization, classroom management, problem-solving skills and attention to detail

  • Has strong oral and written communication skills

  • Is able to collaborate with teachers, colleagues and administration to develop and ensure a healthy, safe, and inviting environment in which all community members are free to learn and work

  • Is open to participating in ongoing professional development

  • Is able to develop strong partnerships with parents, colleagues and administration

  • Can lead parent-teacher conferences

  • Is skilled in using email, Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Google Drive.

  • Participate and help lead parent education events

  • Willing to attend overnight outdoor educational experiences with students



  • Bachelor’s degree from a four-year accredited University

  • State License (or willing to pursue NC licensure)

  • MACTE approved Montessori Upper Elementary Credentials

  • Experience working with children ages 9-12

  • Experience working in a Montessori setting (preferred)


E-mail resume and references to Josie Spreher jspreher@sterlingmontessori.org



Sterling Montessori Academy and Charter School in Cary, NC is now accepting resumes.


CH, LE, UE and MS MACTE Accredited Teachers

Full Time, Academic Year


Sterling Montessori welcomes employment inquiries at any time during the year. We are seeking MACTE accredited teachers at the Children's House, Elementary and Middle School levels.


In general, most interviewing and hiring for faculty positions occurs in the winter/spring; however, we accept resumes throughout the year. If you are interested in joining our team, we encourage you to send your resume and cover letter to jspreher@sterlingmontessori.org.