Overview

Sundborn Children’s House (www.sundborn.org) is seeking an AMI-trained Primary Guide to join our established Montessori School beginning now. The non-profit Sundborn Children’s House is a 25+ year-old school of 2 primary classrooms and is poised to expand. This is a year-round, salaried, and exempt position working Monday through Friday, generally a 40-hour week with occasional evening and weekend hours. Our ideal candidate is a Montessori professional with at least an AMI Montessori credential. We are located in the mid-Willamette Valley in Albany, Oregon, 10 miles from Oregon State University, an hour to the wild Pacific Ocean, to the snowy Cascade mountains, and to the diverse cities of Portland and Eugene.

This is a weekday, salaried position. Spanish is desired but not required. Workdays are similar to those of an academic school year calendar plus two 17-day summer sessions.

Sundborn supports our staff with a competitive salary structure and benefits package, a program rooted in AMI standards, a commitment to professional development, beautiful and well-equipped classroom and outdoor environments, and a dynamic working community of Montessori professionals.

Since July, the school and parent community have been following rigorous COVID-19 protocols that are working well; students and parents have adapted and there have been no confirmed cases in any family members. In-person classes are held in stable cohorts with a reduced number of students.

For initial contact, please call (541) 223-1501 or (541) 223-1504
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(The School considers applicants without regard to their age, race, color, national origin, marital status, parental status, religion, sex or disability, sexual orientation, mental or physical disability, Vietnam-era or disabled veteran status or any other status protected under applicable Federal, State, or local law in its programs, policy, procedures and practices.)

To apply for this job email your details to office@sundborn.org

About Sundborn Children's House

Sundborn Children’s House is Albany’s only Montessori school, and has been in operation for over 25 years. We serve 50 children, ages 2.5–6 years old. Our goals as a school community are to meet the social, intellectual, physical and emotional needs of children by offering a child-centered environment in a warm, loving and secure atmosphere.

In order to best serve our community, Sundborn is committed to making excellence affordable. We intentionally keep our rates competitive with those of other centers in the area, and we value our ability to serve a diverse socio-economic group in this way.