This part time position involves working with children ages 3 to 14 years three days per week and running an elementary after school sports program (Soccer, Basketball, and Running Club).  This position is an opportunity for an individual to work with a highly skilled staff in an environment that is focused on the development of children as individuals.  The school focuses on the whole child; physical, social, emotional, and cognitive.

The successful candidate for this position will be:

* Certified in Physical Education

* Experienced in working with children between 3 to 14 years old

* Able to demonstrate the connection between physical education and the development of the whole child.

* Have experience in or demonstrate knowledge of the Montessori philosophy of education.

* Able to demonstrate an understanding of the Wilmington Montessori School Mission.

Please note – This is a salaried position including paid sick and personal days as well as medical, dental and life insurance,

Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest with salary requirements, résumé, and contact information for three professional references to jobs@wmsde.org.

About Wilmington Montessori School

Founded in 1964, Wilmington Montessori School is one of the largest Montessori schools in the country, serving children ages 12 months to 14 years. WMS is accredited by the American Montessori Society, Middle States Association and NAEYC, and has received a five-star designation from Delaware Stars for Early Success. Our goal is to meet children where they are and provide the support needed to grow as a learner. WMS is a collaborative learning community rooted in Montessori principles, inspiring the joyful discovery of self and a passion for learning and independent thinking. We empower children to be knowledgeable and responsible contributors to the global community.