Overview

Eagle Peak Montessori is committed to creating an educational community that supports authentic Montessori practice in the public-school setting. We seek educators who support that commitment.
Candidates for the Elementary position must be comfortable working with a co-teacher and truly see themselves as part of the team. Candidates must be open to both Upper and Lower Elementary learning environments. Communication skills are an important part of the work at our school.
For full time classroom faculty, Eagle Peak helps support teachers who hold a Montessori credential but are willing to obtain a state teaching credential. There is also a provision for professional development each year.
Eagle Peak helps support teachers who hold a Montessori credential and are willing to obtain a state teaching credential. There is also a provision for professional development each year.

Elementary Teacher/Guide Responsibilities:
Co-teaching in a classroom of 36-40 students (depending on level)
Supporting the classroom and school team to the best of your abilities
Occasional evening parent education meetings (approximately 3 a year)

Qualifications:
BA/BS degree and C-BEST passed prior to hiring
Montessori Credential (AMS/AMI) for 6-9, 9-12, or 12-18
Preferred: California or Out of State teaching credential or ability to attain this credential
Authorized to work in the United States

Benefits:
Salary based on experience and credentials
School Contributes to Health, Dental, Vision insurance
Retirement through California Teacher Retirement System
Up to $1000/per year in Professional Development allowance
Supportive and welcoming work environment (Planning time offered during work hours, longer lunch period, small cohesive teaching community.)
Financial assistance for credential with agreement

About Eagle Peak Montessori School

Eagle Peak is a well established Public Montessori Charter School in the Bay Area outside of San Francisco/Oakland. We serve grades 1-8, as California does not have public Pre-School at this time.