Sunrise Montessori School is looking for a Lead Toddler Teacher for our South Campus at 14233 N 47th Ave. This teacher is expected to have experience in a Montessori Toddler class, have great leadership skills, good written and oral communication skills, and teamwork.

​The Lead Toddler teacher is responsible for, setting up the classrooms, creating work that fits with the monthly themes, delegating assignments to the assistant, working closely with the Lead Primary Teacher, monitoring the children during work time and lunch/playtime, giving students lessons on work, following a schedule, diaper changing, potty training, cleaning the classroom, and much more!


Hours (may be subject to slight change)

Monday – Friday 8:30 AM – 5:30 PM


Working consistently Monday – Friday 8:30 AM – 5:30 PM
Assisting the students during work time
Utilizing the Montessori Method to teach children aged 18 months to 3 years old
Observe each child during class and document information
Encourage children to interact with each other and resolve occasional arguments
Guide children to develop their artistic and practical capabilities through a carefully constructed curriculum (identify shapes, numbers or colors, do crafts etc.)
Organize nap and supervise children to ensure they are safe at all times
Supervise children during playtime and lunchtime to ensure they are safe
Collaborate with other educators
Maintain a clean and tidy classroom consistent with health and safety standards


High School Diploma
Level 1 Fingerprint Clearance Card (MUST HAVE PRIOR TO START DATE)
CPR/First Aid Certification (or able to obtain prior to employment)
TB Test Clearance (or able to obtain prior to employment)
Experience working in a Montessori classroom

Preferred, but not required

Previous experience working with children aged 18 months – 6 years old

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About Sunrise Montessori School

We are a private Montessori school, education children of the valley in the methods of Maria Montessori for over 40 years. We have two valley campuses and we have a toddler, primary, and elementary program. We place extremely high value on the child and education of the whole child. Our owner, Mary Ellen Cooper has owned the school and been a teacher for over 40 years. She also has a Bachelor's Degree in education and a Master's Degree in counseling.

You can find more information on:
our website: sunrisemontessori.com
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our instagram: az.sunrisemontessori