An Independent Boston Day School for Students in Toddler–Sixth Grade

Assistant Teacher Positions

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  • Lower Elementary Interim Assistant Teacher


    Kingsley is looking for applicants for the position of Interim Lower Elementary Assistant Teacher. The candidate offered the position will be expected to work from August 19 to December 20, 2019. We seek reflective, intentional educators who want to contribute to a progressive, integrated curriculum informed by Montessori pedagogy and principles. As an Interim Assistant Teacher, this individual will share responsibility with Lead Teachers, for all aspects of each of our students’ classroom experience and for developing strong partnerships with parents and colleagues. Other important duties include advancing your professional and personal growth and fulfilling administrative duties. All teachers attend regular meetings and share responsibilities with other faculty in the areas of curriculum management, classroom schedules, record keeping, student needs, and the classroom environment. Lower Elementary Assistant Teachers report to the Lower Elementary Director of Education.

    Located in the heart of Boston’s Back Bay, Kingsley is an independent day school guided by a unique blend of Montessori philosophy and innovative programming. Kingsley offers a Montessori education tailored to the talents, curiosity, and growth of each student. Our progressive, inquiry-based programs cultivate students’ social and academic development and prepare them to advance successfully to top public and independent middle schools. Our program’s commitment to knowing every child and to partnering with parents propels each student to access his or her potential.

    • BA/BS degree required
    • Experience with a variety of instructional methods and multi-age learning environments
    • Ability to work collaboratively with faculty to enhance curriculum and community Commitment to meeting the needs of each child
    • Commitment to professional growth and best practices in education
    • American Montessori Society (AMS) or Association Montessori Internationale (AMI) teaching credentials are a plus but are not required
    • Competitive, independent school salaries
    • Dental, Health, and Flexible Spending (FSA)
    • Qualified transportation program
    • A cover letter describing your interest in the position with an overview of your background and experience with children and education
    • A current resume
    Karen Diamond, Assistant to the Head of School— *electronic file names must be in the following format: FirstName LastName CoverLetter Year FirstName LastName Resume Year

Standard Benefits

  • Competitive, independent school salaries
  • Matching 403b plan
  • Dental, Health, and Flexible Spending (FSA)
  • Extensive, professional development opportunities, including Montessori training
  • Qualified transportation program
  • Tuition reimbursement for eligible employees seeking Montessori certification
  • Tuition remission up to 50% for full-time employees

Apply Today

To apply for a position, please send the following:
  • A cover letter describing your interest in the position
  • A current résumé
In addition, if you are applying for a teaching position, please include:
  • An overview of your background, qualifications, and experience with children and education
  • A copy of your Montessori certification (Early Childhood and Lower Elementary Program only)
Candidates who are asked to come in for an in-person interview will be asked to provide a statement of educational philosophy.

Email applications to:
Karen Diamond
Assistant to the Head of School

Note: Please be sure to send one PDF containing Cover Letter and Resume. 
The filename must be in the following format:
FirstName LastName Year

If you are seeking a teaching position for the upcoming school year (2019–20), please know that we are always interested in hearing from passionate, talented teachers. Whether you are a Lead Teacher with Montessori training or an Assistant Teacher interested in the Montessori experience, please send your resume with an email outlining the role/age group of interest to Karen Diamond. We would love to hear from you!
Kingsley Montessori School
Toddler–Grade 6
Admissions: 617-226-4927
Campus Locations:
30 Fairfield Street
26 Exeter Street
Boston, MA 02116
Main Phone: 617-226-4900