Washington Montessori School (WMS) is seeking an experienced Middle School Math/Science teacher to join our thriving Montessori Middle School team for the 2021-2022 school year. Upper Elementary or Adolescent Montessori credentials are preferred but not required. Located in beautiful Litchfield County, CT, WMS is less than an hour from Great Barrington, MA, less than two hours from NYC, and an easy day trip to Boston.
Applicants must have a progressive understanding of education, and strong experience. Excellent communication skills, and the desire to work collaboratively as part of a team are a must as well.
About Washington Montessori School
Successful candidates will join a dynamic, supportive, and forward-thinking teaching community of over 60 individuals serving 270 students from 18 months through 8th grade.
The primary purpose of Washington Montessori School is to educate children and to teach and nurture the skills necessary for success in a changing world through a foundation of Montessori philosophy and principles and best educational practices. WMS also upholds the highest standards of independent school education as articulated in the Standards of the Connecticut Association Independent Schools, Principles of Good Practice of the National Association of Independent Schools, and the American Montessori Society’s Philosophy and Practice and Code of Ethics.
Washington Montessori School is an engaging and substantive academic environment supported by a deeply-rooted and diverse community of families and educators. Our students learn to recognize their individual and collective potential, develop thoughtful approaches to learning, and choose paths to responsible and fulfilling lives.