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  • 22 Feb 2019 10:08 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Head of School    

    A unique opportunity to launch a radically bespoke 6 child setting in North London, N8 for children aged 1 to 4.

    Playhood is a new Montessori childcare model to reimagine and rebalance early familyhood. Our child members play, learn and grow in our lush garden studio, whilst their parents work from our tranquil work space.

    A UK first, built upon Montessori’s ‘Whole Child’, we aim to support the ‘Whole Family’ by creating a community of peers who understand the challenges in balancing family roles. With a common purpose we’ll combine our strengths to create an unparalleled model of Montessori childcare in a beautiful design-led setting. 

    The Head of School role is pivotal to the Playhood model.  You will be regarded as a highly respected expert in your field, included and valued in the development of the wider model, which we plan to scale to other neighbourhoods. We are therefore seeking an exceptional person; you’ll be a passionate, entrepreneurial and creative Montessori teacher, with demonstrable experience from a highly rated setting.

    You will have the freedom and support to design and deliver a curriculum and daily structure, choose and source resources and bring in external experts. With only 6 children per day, you have the opportunity to create an environment genuinely responsive to each individual child and will build strong relationships with the parent members.

    Full job description and person specification at www.playhood.club

    4 days/week, open 9-5pm, closed 5 weeks of the year.

    Opening January 2020 

    Salary up to £30,000 pro rata

    Apply with a CV and covering letter 

    An informal chat with karen@playhood.club prior to applying is welcomed 

    Recruitment is open until we find the right person

    02/09/2020

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    Garden City Montessori – “Inspiring a Passion for Learning” Situated in the world’s first garden city, Garden City Montessori is known for providing first-class education and we offer placements to children age 2 to 12.

    Contract: Fixed-term (renewable subject to satisfactory review)

    Location: Garden City Montessori, Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire, UK

    Salary: Dependant on experience

    Hours: Full time

    We are seeking an enthusiastic Lead Elementary Teacher to join our team. The candidate should be AMI certified and although experience is preferred we will also consider applicants who are newly qualified or in training.

    We are looking for a dedicated, fun-loving and self-motivated individual to bring their talents and skills to our children and community. A demonstration of excellent communication and interpersonal skills with children, colleagues and parents is essential. We are seeking a teacher who has a true appreciation of and faith in the Montessori method and a deep love and respect for the child.

    Applicants should have UK/EU residency or a valid UK Work Permit, and successful applicants will be subject to a criminal records check processed through the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). We will consider sponsoring overseas candidates who meet our criteria for employment.

    Interested candidates should submit a completed application form to: recruitment@montessorigc.com. Post: Lead Elementary Director/Directress

    11/06/2020

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    Montessori School in London NW2

    We are seeking a dynamic and enthusiastic Montessori Teacher from September 2019 for 2-5 age groups.

    The successful candidate should hold a Montessori Diploma. 

    Preferably should live in North West London area. 

    School hours: 9:00 am – 3:00 pm, Monday – Friday

    This School is open during Term Time only.

    Please apply by emailing your CV/Resume for the attention of the Principal at: neasdenmontessori@hotmail.com

    www.neasdenmontessori.co.uk

    30/11/19

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    The Maria Montessori School 

    The Maria Montessori School is the exemplar school of the Maria Montessori Institute. Catering for children between the ages of 2 and 12 years the school is based across various sites in North West and West London, UK.

    With a 50 year tradition of AMI Montessori as both a school and training institute, we are deeply committed to Montessori’s vision for the child.

    We are seeking a dynamic and enthusiastic Head of School to provide leadership and cultivate a flourishing school community of children, parents and staff from September 2019. The successful candidate will hold an AMI Diploma for at least one level, have leadership experience, excellent verbal and written communication skills and a positive, energetic approach to problem solving, combined with a flair for team building.

    This is an exciting opportunity to become a key member of an historic organisation that is a focal point and resource centre for Montessori education in the UK through schools, training, parental and other forms of outreach. Interested candidates should request an application form from Jacqui Alexander at jacqui@mariamontessori.org.


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    Leavesden Montessori House

    Position: 3-6 Montessori Directress and 0-3/3-6 Montessori Assistant

    We have the following vacancies at the Leavesden Montessori House for 2019:

    • Newly qualified or Experienced Montessori Director/Directress for both 0-3 or 3-6 age groups
    • 0-3 Montessori Assistant for Maternity Cover

    Based in Watford and minutes away from London by train.

    Fully committed, enthusiastic hardworking individuals required. Need to have a Positive, reflective and flexible attitude Working knowledge of the application of Montessori principles EYFS knowledge.

    For the right candidates, a very competitive salary package will be offered which includes private health care, hot lunches, healthy snacks, quality in house training and support for further training.

    Leavesden Montessori House is recognised as exceptional and has had strong positive feedback from the parents.

    Recruitment is done throughout the year. Additional details will be available upon receipt of your application.

    Leavesden Montessori House

    www.leavesdenmontessori.org.uk

    Email: admin@leavesdenmontessori.org.uk

    Phone: 01923 801331

    Mobile: 07962 058712


    30/04/2020

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    Montessori Teachers & Classroom Assistant Teachers

    Full-time & Part- time Montessori Teachers and Classroom Assistant Teachers required for established NW London Montessori Junior School and Nurseries.

    We are looking for newly qualified or experienced teachers for the ages 3-6.

    We are one of the longest established Montessori schools in the UK (est. 1982) with a passion and dedication to the Montessori Method in its true sense.

    We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.

    Please contact: 020 7328 8986 or email your CV to: rms@rainbowmontessori.co.uk

    31/10/19

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  • 21 Feb 2019 3:51 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Montessori Head of Nursery

    London SE21 Herne Hill/Dulwich

    Full time, permanent role, all year round

    Are you looking for a new and exciting opportunity?

    Under the Willow a happy Montessori nursery in SE London, is expanding and we are looking for a Head of Nursery who can take us to the next stage.

    Our ambitions for how it feels to work at Under the Willow can be summed up very simply: we want you to be happy and fulfilled every day.

    First and foremost, that means that we make sure you are clear on what is expected of you in your role, that you have everything you need to make sure you are capable of doing it, and that you are supported by the owner. It also means that our nursery is a place where you can continue to grow your career. We recognise the great contributions our people make, and we celebrate the things that make each of us and our children unique.

     

    We know that our team is our most important and valuable resource, so you can benefit from:

    • A Generous Salary
    • Four longer days and a day off each week
    • Lots of opportunity for CPD
    • Generous holiday allowance
    • A friendly, happy and welcoming environment

    The right candidate will have:

    • 2-3 years management experience working with a Montessori setting
    • The ability to lead, motivate and support your team to deliver high quality practice within our nursery
    • Montessori Diploma in childcare
    • Strong knowledge of the Montessori philosophy and curriculum
    • Strong knowledge the EYFS and safeguarding procedures

    Under the Willow is in an eco-friendly purpose-built nursery, with lots of leafy outdoor space.

    Travel is easy from Brixton Tube or Herne Hill Station and there are lots of buses.

    Our team is warm and welcoming, we are passionate about childcare.

    Our children are aged from 3 months to 5 years and we work hard to give the children with us a happy and productive day.

    We are a happy Montessori nursery in South East London and we would love to hear from you about leading our team of talented professionals.


    Contact: manager@underthewillow.co.uk

    www.underthewillow.co.uk


    31/10/19

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  • 20 Feb 2019 10:06 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Our team is key to Newpark's success and we deeply appreciate our staff's dedication, reliability and hard-work to provide children, parents and colleagues with exceptional care and attention.

    We carefully select our Staff not only by qualification, but also by aptitude for the job. We look for a high calibre Montessori Classroom Assistant/ Montessori Teacher who is sensitive, kind, compassionate, and who has a genuine enthusiasm and love for children.

    Job Title: Montessori Classroom Assistant/ Montessori Teacher

    Location: SW18 (Wandsworth)

    This is a full time (4 days/week, 10 hours/ day), permanent role, all year round.

    Rewards:

    • Excellent training & career progression, including AMI Montessori Diploma
    • Benefits such as: Extra holiday awarded for good levels of attendance, loyalty bonuses awarded for length of service, Workplace pension, staff parties, paid lunchbreaks
    • A lovely workplace with talented and approachable managers and welcoming Newparkers

    The ideal candidate will have:

    • A full and relevant Early Years Qualification – Essential
    • Experience working with children under 5 – Essential
    • Fluent English - Essential
    • A flexible approach
    • Be creative and have the ability to implement daily activities with the children
    • Support diversity, equality and inclusion
    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
    • An ability to work in partnership with other staff members
    • Prepared to complete a DBS check and provide written references
    • Be naturally warm and respectful towards children & their needs

    CVs to: talent@newparkchildcare.co.uk

    Newpark Childcare is an equal opportunities employer. We also are committed to safeguarding children, therefore all applicants will be carefully vetted and subject to reference and suitability checks, including DBS enhanced disclosure.



    15/05/20

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    The Maria Montessori School 

    The Maria Montessori School is the exemplar school of the Maria Montessori Institute. Catering for children between the ages of 2 and 12 years the school is based across various sites in North West and West London, UK.

    With a 50 year tradition of AMI Montessori as both a school and training institute, we are deeply committed to Montessori’s vision for the child.

    We are seeking a dynamic and enthusiastic Head of School to provide leadership and cultivate a flourishing school community of children, parents and staff from September 2019. The successful candidate will hold an AMI Diploma for at least one level, have leadership experience, excellent verbal and written communication skills and a positive, energetic approach to problem solving, combined with a flair for team building.

    This is an exciting opportunity to become a key member of an historic organisation that is a focal point and resource centre for Montessori education in the UK through schools, training, parental and other forms of outreach. Interested candidates should request an application form from Jacqui Alexander at jacqui@mariamontessori.org.


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  • 19 Feb 2019 9:10 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Ladybird Montessori Nursery are currently recruiting Montessori staff of all levels at this brand new, Ofsted Registered Nursery

    Location: Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham

    Salary: Competitive Salary based upon experience 

    Start Date: November 2018

    Ladybird Montessori Nursery is looking for inspirational, professional and dedicated nursery staff to work alongside our supportive, leadership team to implement and develop exceptional care at this brand new nursery.

    The role will allow you to provide and create a stimulating and educational environment for all children, whilst teaching and implementing the Montessori philosophy. You must have a love of young children, knowledge of the Montessori ethos and must be committed to the safeguarding and welfare of children.

    Applicants should have:

    • Minimum Level 3 Early Years qualification or equivalent 

    • Montessori Qualification

    • Motivated and reliable

    • Passionate about Early Years

    • Creative and able to adapt to a fun and inspiring way of working

    Desirable for Management roles : 

    • Minimum 2 years Management experience 

    • Experience of achieving a “Good” or “Outstanding” Ofsted result

    • Experience setting up a new nursery (Desirable)

    • Ability to lead and motivate a team

    As a valued member of staff, you will have access to:

    • Competitive salaries

    • Opportunities for progression within the nursery group

    • Brand new, well-designed facilities for staff and children

    • Great Resources for your setting

    • A fantastic support network 

    • Pension Scheme

    • Generous holiday allowance

    • Assistance with relocation +/- accommodation for new graduates

    We have a commitment to all staff to support and extend their professional practice and knowledge, and will provide ongoing training, as well as a supportive and friendly working environment.

    We are conveniently located near both regional train stations as well as well serviced bus routes

    Please send your CV as soon as possible to discuss the opportunities available and to arrange an interview for as soon as you are available. 

    Email: nadia.alishah@outlook.com

    Ladybird Montessori Nursery Recruitment is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Safer Recruitment training has been carried out and background checks and an enhanced DBS will be required.

    30/09/19

  • 18 Feb 2019 4:07 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Casa Montessori Nursery is a new day nursery with a strong ethos oriented towards sustainability and nature education, in central Edinburgh, Scotland and open all year. With enrollment growing, we are currently recruiting for the following roles, starting as soon as possible:

    1. Lead for toddler group, who can set the direction for the environment and the team. A Montessori Diploma from a recognised training organisation and a minimum of 4 years' experience will be essential for the Lead Teacher role.  Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum dependent on experience. 

    2. Teacher with experience in a Montessori setting for our Toddler group. A minimum of 1 year's experience is essential as well as a Montessori diploma covering 0-3 or the Assistant to Infancy certificate. Salary: up to 22,900 per annum dependent on experience.

    3. Nido guide with 0-3y experience, to work with our Babies from 6-18 months. A minimum of 1 year's experience working with babies is essential as well as a Montessori diploma covering 0-3 or Assistant to Infancy certificate. Salary: up to 22,900 per annum dependent on experience.

    Nursery hours are 8am-6pm running 50 weeks a year, with 28 days paid leave per year. Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK/EU and have a good command of spoken and written English. We cannot sponsor work visas.

    Environmental sustainability and social responsibility are embedded into our practice. The nursery is in a converted traditional townhouse with learning environments taking up three floors, with Nido and Casa classrooms for children from 6 months to 6 years old and a large, sunny walled garden.

    To apply, visit our website: www.casamontessorinursery.com/jobs



    13/10/19

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  • 17 Feb 2019 4:02 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Montessori Setting Supervisor- £300 Recruitment BONUS Norto5-Montessori – Lindfield, West Sussex

    Established in 2006, Norto5 KIDZ Childcare, Preschool, Daycare and Nursery is a privately owned and family managed Day Nursery and Pre-School facility with settings in Burgess Hill, Cuckfield, Lindfield and Haywards Heath delivering the curiosity approach to the children.

    We are proud to offer unique settings on spacious surroundings for children to begin their early development and learning through play in the extensive grounds that we occupy.

    The Role

    In order to support the parents who wish for their children to be developed using the Montessori approach, we are about to open our first Montessori setting in Haywards Heath called Norto5 Montessori and we are looking to find a qualified Montessori supervisor to lead this initiative.

    Requirements:

    • Qualified Montessori practitioner. 
    • Sound knowledge of EYFS. 
    • Available for up to 5 day per working week. 
    • Experience in planning activities for children and maintaining daily records
    The Person

    Working in childcare, no day is ever the same!

    We need dynamic, enthusiastic individuals with a good sense of humour and a great work ethic.

    It is important that you have experience in being a nominated child’s key person and are able to build effective relationships with parents.

    You must be able to multi task and communicate well with others.

    What we offer

    • Competitive wage with annual pay reviews
    • Working hours from 8:00am – 6pm
    • 28 days paid holiday (including bank holidays) increasing by 1 day per year for 4 years
    • Beautiful location
    • Be part of a supportive and established family business.
    • Continuous professional development.

    Norto5 KIDZ is an equal opportunities employer

    JOIN OUR WINNING TEAM... We would love to hear from you.


    Please send your CV to:  peter.bird@norto5.com



    Norto5 KIDZ

    Burgess Hill - Cuckfield - Haywards Heath - Lindfield

    Tel: 0845 004 5226


    30/09/19


  • 16 Feb 2019 4:33 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

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  • 13 Feb 2019 5:00 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Nigeria

    Aquila Nidus Montessori School is a seven-year-old Montessori school offering services to 0-3 years (Infant &Toddler Community), 3-6 years (Children’s House) and 6-11 years Lower and upper Elementary children. 

    Our school is located at 18, Ashafa Tijani Street, Harmony Estate, Ifako -Gbagada, Lagos, Nigeria.

    Using Montessori principles, we aid children in the development of their full potential and help them transform into confident, independent, joyful, self-directed learners.

    We require the services of an experienced 3-6 years AMI Montessori trained Directress(es) for employment in September 2019/2020 academic session.

    Requirements/ Duties / Responsibilities

    Job Title: Montessori Directress

    Reports to: Director/Head of School

    Job Purpose: Work with the 3-6 years children (Children’s House) using the theories and practices of Dr. Maria Montessori.

    Requirements:Must have a warm and friendly personality, be sensitive to the feelings and needs of others, be able to relate well to children, and be willing to fulfil responsibilities in accordance with Montessori philosophy. Must meet the requirements of the licensing agencies and or accreditation organisations.

    Min. Educational Requirements:  B. Ed, AMI Diploma (3-6 years)

    Language: Very good spoken and written English Language

    Physical Requirements 

    Must have the ability to:

    • Lift up to 40 lbs
    • Repetitive bending, stretching and stooping
    • Have mobility required to ensure the safety of the children
    • Work with children on the floor
    • Lead outdoor activities in all seasons
    • Perform light snack preparation and light duty cleaning

    REMUNERATION:  Very attractive and negotiable

    ACCOMMODATION: Provided


    For full job description and to apply, please email your CV to:

    ajokedavid@gmail.com






    01/10/19


  • 11 Feb 2019 4:20 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    The Montessori School of Shanghai

    The Montessori School of Shanghai, seeks talented, English speaking Infant and Toddler and Early Childhood teachers who hold an AMI Montessori credential or a credential from a MACTE accredited training center. Accredited Montessori School of Shanghai, is located on 4 beautifully designed campuses serving children from infancy through early childhood.

    The school community is internationally diverse and naturally steeped in Chinese culture. Montessori School of Shanghai has been serving Shanghai communities since 2005 and is managed by a team of experienced, highly professional administrators and faculty from around the world. MSS is the perfect place to share your talents with inquisitive children, receptive parents and professional colleagues.

    TEACHING POSITIONS FOR 2019-2020:

    • Infant & Toddler (1.5-3)
    • Early Childhood (3-6)
    • Leadership and mentorship positions

    Qualifications

    • Bachelor degree or equivalent
    • AMI credential or MACTE credential
    • Proficient written and oral English
    • Montessori teaching experience preferred
    • Minimum 3 year commitment

    Benefits

    • Competitive salary commensurate with experience
    • Housing allowance, annual roundtrip ticket,
    • Medical/ accidental insurance
    • Holiday leave and Summer vacation included with 12 month salary payment plan
    • Professional training and career development opportunities


    CHINESE BILINGUAL PRINCIPAL fluent in written and spoken Chinese, fluent in spoken English. Solid experience in building cohesive learning communities that align with the Chinese standards plus Montessori philosophy. Candidate will lead one of the established MSS campuses with the support of an International English-speaking Montessori Academic Director.

    Qualifications:

    • 3-5 years teaching experience in Early Years (preferably Montessori)
    • Bachelor Degree (minimum)
    • Experience preparing annual Chinese government review reports
    • References that support required performance

    Competitive salary and benefits.

    CONTACT: talent@montessorisos.com

    15/02/20

  • 9 Feb 2019 8:21 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)


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