Overview

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 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.

Lakeland Montessori Public Schools has an immediate opening for a Lower Elementary lead teacher (grades 1-3) in an established AMS accredited classroom with a wonderful assistant 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 and be willing to become Montessori certified at any MACTE or AMI accredited Elementary Montessori training center or already have Elementary Montessori certification from any MACTE or AMI accredited training center. Our school also has a MACTE accredited Elementary Montessori training center on site.

Salary range is $45,000 – $66,090 depending on years of experience and health benefit need. We currently have thousands of students on our waitlist, however, our employees’ children receive preference for enrollment. Our employees are also 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.