Grace Montessori School in The Plains, VA is seeking a Montessori Early Childhood Lead Teacher. We are looking for candidates that are reliable, caring and energetic people who can help maintain a safe learning environment and provide support to students. All candidates must have a Montessori Early Childhood Credential from a MACTE accredited training program. 4-year college degree is preferred as well as a minimum of 5 years experience as a lead Montessori teacher. The ideal candidate must have a loving commitment to working with children, strong communication skills and be dedicated to the Montessori philosophy. This is a fun and flexible job where you get to build lasting relationships and interact with a variety of personalities.


Have a Montessori Primary Credential from a MACTE accredited program or be in the process

Have a joyful disposition and love of working with children
Have the ability to interact with students and co-workers in a warm, empathetic, confident manner.
Willingness to embrace and learn about faith-based Montessori – Catechesis of the Good Shepherd
Have the ability to be flexible and follow the needs of young children
Have the ability to squat & sit on the floor
Be willing to be a part of a growing school
Be flexible
Be able to clear TB test and criminal background check upon hire
Complete pre-service training


Some experience working with children in a school or child care environment
4-year college degree
Bi-lingual – Spanish speaker a plus

To apply for this job email your details to info@gmstheplains.org

About Grace Montessori School

Nestled at the center of the charming village of The Plains, Virginia, Grace Montessori School's is a unique faith-based Montessori school that focuses on developing the whole child - academically, socially, emotionally and spiritually.