Overview

Lakeland Montessori Public Schools has an immediate opening for a Secondary (grades 7&8) co-teacher/assistant teacher in an established AMS accredited classroom with a wonderful Lead Teacher. We are in our 17th year of operation and are committed to serving as a high-fidelity, fully implemented Montessori school to help public Montessori education become a reality for more children across the nation. Candidate must already hold a Bachelor’s Degree. Candidates that have previously worked with students age 12-14 in any capacity will be given preference. Candidates with teacher certification, from any state, in any middle school or high school subject will also be given preference. Even if the certification is expired, it will still count towards this preference.

Salary is $25,000-$31,000 depending on the need for health benefits. Required work hours are only on school days from 8:00am – 4:00pm. This position is not required to work outside of these hours grading, etc. Our employees are provided with 10 paid days of leave plus summers off, a week off for Fall Break, two weeks off for Winter Break, a week off for Spring Break, 6 other holidays off, $6,000.00 per year towards the choice of benefits and/or as an additional part of your salary, and begin vesting towards our excellent retirement plan on day one of their full-time employment. Our retirement contribution for this year is 10% of each employee’s salary with no match required.  To apply, click here.

About Lakeland Montessori

All of our classrooms, age 3-15, are included in our Accredited School status through the American Montessori Society (AMS) and through SACS/AdvancED.  We are in our 17th year of operation and are committed to serving as a model public Montessori school to help fully implemented public Montessori education become a reality for more children across the nation.