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

Auxiliary Program Positions

List of 3 items.

  • After School Program Teacher—Early Childhood


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    DESCRIPTION:
    Kingsley seeks applicants for a Lead After School Teacher for the Early Childhood Division.  We seek reflective, intentional educators who are looking to contribute to a progressive, integrated curriculum informed by Montessori pedagogy and principles. As an After School Program Teacher, this individual will share responsibility for the After School Program student experience and develop 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, after school schedules, student needs, and the After School Program environment. After School Program Teachers report to the Director of Auxiliary Programs.

    ABOUT US: 
    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.


    ESSENTIAL DUTIES:

    Curriculum Development
    • Develop and implement age-appropriate curriculum in collaboration with classroom teachers and other After School Teachers.
    • In collaboration with the Director of Auxiliary Programs, observe, evaluate, and edit After School curriculum several times throughout the year to ensure quality.
    • Mentor and support other After School Teachers
    General School Day Support
    • Assist with classroom coverage as needed throughout the school.
    • Support with coverage during recess, lunch, P.E. class, and other occasions as needed.
    • Collaborate with classroom teachers to ensure continuity between the classroom and After School Program.
    After School Program Teacher
    • Develop lesson plans and activities, lead engaging hands-on lessons, in collaboration with the classroom teachers and other after school teachers.
    • Monitor student attendance of the programs by collecting attendance rosters, updating attendance database, and communicating attendance issues with the Auxiliary Programs Coordinator.
    • Ensure the safety and well-being of each student by creating a safe and engaging classroom.
    • Lead safe After School trips to locations off-campus.
    • Observe all rules and regulations of Kingsley Montessori School.
    • Maintain overall professional personal appearance adhering to the guidelines of the Kingsley Montessori School.
    • Perform other related duties as required.
    QUALIFICATIONS:
    • BA/BS degree required
    • Experience with a variety of instructional methods and multi-age learning environments
    • Demonstrated knowledge of curriculum design and development
    • 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
    • Familiarity with and/or an interest in learning more about Montessori pedagogy (American Montessori Society (AMS)/Association Montessori Internationale (AMI) teaching credentials are a plus but are not required)
    BENEFITS:
    This is a full-time position, 10:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m., offering the following benefits:
    • Competitive, independent school salaries
    • Matching 403b plan
    • Dental, Health, and Flexible Spending (FSA)
    • Professional development opportunities
    • Qualified transportation program
    • Tuition reimbursement for eligible employees seeking Montessori certification
    • Tuition remission up to 50% for full-time employees
    TO APPLY, CANDIDATES SHOULD SEND THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION* BY EMAIL:
    • A cover letter describing your interest in the position with overview of your background and experience with children and education
    • A statement of educational philosophy
    • A current resume

    APPLICATIONS SHOULD BE SENT TO:
    Karen Diamond, Assistant to the Head of School—working@kingsley.org
    *electronic file names must be in the following format: FirstName LastName CoverLetter Year FirstName LastName Resume Year
  • After School Program Teacher—Elementary


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    DESCRIPTION:
    Kingsley seeks applicants for a Lead After School Program Teacher for the Elementary Division. We seek reflective, intentional educators who are looking to contribute to a progressive, integrated curriculum informed by Montessori pedagogy and principles. As an After School Program Teacher, this individual will share responsibility for the After School Program student experience and develop 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, after school schedules, student needs, and the After School Program environment. After School Program Teachers report to the Director of Auxiliary Programs.

    ABOUT US: 
    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.

    ESSENTIAL DUTIES:

    Curriculum Development
    • Develop and implement age-appropriate curriculum in collaboration with classroom teachers and other After School Teachers.
    • In collaboration with the Director of Auxiliary Programs, observe, evaluate, and edit After School curriculum several times throughout the year to ensure quality.
    • Mentor and support other After School Teachers.  
    General School Day Support
    • Assist with classroom coverage as needed throughout the school.
    • Support with coverage during recess, lunch, P.E. class, and other occasions as needed.
    • Collaborate with classroom teachers to ensure continuity between the classroom and After School Program.
    After School Program Teacher
    • Develop lesson plans and activities, lead engaging hands-on lessons, in collaboration with the classroom teachers and other after school teachers.
    • Monitor student attendance of the programs by collecting attendance rosters, updating attendance database, and communicating attendance issues with the Auxiliary Programs Coordinator.
    • Ensure the safety and well-being of each student by creating a safe and engaging classroom.
    • Lead safe After School trips to locations off-campus.
    • Observe all rules and regulations of Kingsley Montessori School.
    • Maintain overall professional personal appearance adhering to the guidelines of the Kingsley Montessori School.
    • Perform other related duties as required.
    QUALIFICATIONS:
    • BA/BS degree required
    • Experience with a variety of instructional methods and multi-age learning environments
    • Demonstrated knowledge of curriculum design and development
    • 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
    • Familiarity with and/or an interest in learning more about Montessori pedagogy (American Montessori Society (AMS)/Association Montessori Internationale (AMI) teaching credentials are a plus but are not required)
    BENEFITS:
    This is a full-time position, 10:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m., offering the following benefits:
    • Competitive, independent school salaries
    • Matching 403b plan
    • Dental, Health, and Flexible Spending (FSA)
    • Professional development opportunities
    • Qualified transportation program
    • Tuition reimbursement for eligible employees seeking Montessori certification
    • Tuition remission up to 50% for full-time employees
    TO APPLY, CANDIDATES SHOULD SEND THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION* BY EMAIL:
    • A cover letter describing your interest in the position with overview of your background and experience with children and education
    • A statement of educational philosophy
    • A current resume
    APPLICATIONS SHOULD BE SENT TO:
    Karen Diamond, Assistant to the Head of School—working@kingsley.org
    *electronic file names must be in the following format: FirstName LastName CoverLetter Year FirstName LastName Resume Year
  • Summer Program Teacher


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    DESCRIPTION
    Kingsley seeks applicants for the position of Summer Program Teacher. We seek enthusiastic educators from all backgrounds to lead Kingsley’s Summer in the City program. As a Summer Program Teacher, this individual will share responsibility for student experiences 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, summer program schedules, student needs, and the summer program environment. Summer Program Teachers report to the Director of Auxiliary Programs.

    ABOUT US: 
    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.

    ESSENTIAL DUTIES:
    • Actively participate and contribute to all pre-summer training and professional development sessions.
    • Prepare and facilitate community building activities to ensure group development and bonding.
    • Facilitate prompt arrival to designated locations with students; maintain awareness and understanding of daily schedules.
    • Deliver clear and concise course expectations, activity and safety instructions to all participants.
    • Maintain 100% supervision at all times to ensure emotional and physical safety.
    • Responsible for daily program setup & cleanup, attending program briefs and debriefs, and maintaining care for Kingsley’s resources and supplies.

    TO APPLY, CANDIDATES SHOULD SEND THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION* BY EMAIL:
    • A cover letter describing your interest in the position with an overview of your background and experience with children and education
    • A current resume
    APPLICATIONS SHOULD BE SENT TO:
    Karen Diamond, Assistant to the Head of School—working@kingsley.org
    *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 educational philosophy
  • A copy of your Montessori certification (Early Childhood and Lower Elementary Program only)
Email applications to:
Karen Diamond
Assistant to the Head of School
working@kingsley.org

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
admissions@kingsley.org
Campus Locations:
30 Fairfield Street
26 Exeter Street
Boston, MA 02116
Main Phone: 617-226-4900
Fax: 
617-247-1417