MSE is seeking a Lead Teacher to join our well-established Toddler Program. Lead Teachers are responsible for creating a classroom and student experience that embodies the MSE mission. The Lead Teacher plans and implements all academic and organizational aspects of the classroom. These responsibilities include overseeing their Assistant Teacher, planning curriculum, teaching a variety of subjects, developing and participating in classroom management plans, observing and assessing student progress, communicating clearly and consistently with parents, and working to meet the academic, social, and emotional needs of the students. Lead Teachers hold parent-teacher conferences and write student reports. In addition, Lead Teachers participate fully in the life of the school. This includes attending faculty meetings, conferring with colleagues regarding curriculum and teaching strategies, and planning field studies and overnight trips.

Minimum qualifications include an AMS or AMI certification at the Toddler level, and an undergraduate degree. An ideal candidate has a strong work ethic and is a responsible leader who works well with others. Candidates would demonstrate a willingness to be challenged and to grow professionally, the ability to collaborate, a positive attitude, and excellent communication and organizational skills.


Competitive, independent school salaries
Full benefits package including healthcare, PTO and retirement
Professional development opportunities
Tuition reimbursement for eligible employees seeking Montessori Certifications
Tuition remission opportunities for MSE enrolled students of staff

Compensation is commensurate with experience and education.

MSE is an equal opportunity employer. Please email a letter of interest, resume, and references to Meghan Phillips, Lower School Division Head, at hiring@montessori-evergreen.org.

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About Montessori School of Evergreen

Montessori School of Evergreen (MSE) is a non-profit day school serving students Toddler – Eighth Grade. MSE is dedicated to its mission of inspiring a lifelong love of learning in each student through meaningful, dynamic, and innovative experiences. MSE is fully accredited by both the American Montessori Society and the Association of Colorado Independent Schools.