The child is both a hope and promise for mankind.

MARIA MONTESSORI

Employment

MSWP is an Equal Opportunity employer committed to building a diverse workforce and community.

We are currently hiring for the following positions:

  • Toddler Lead Guide
  • Lead Floater Guide
  • Substitutes

Job descriptions for our current openings can be found below.


 

Toddler Lead Guide

We are looking for a Lead Toddler Montessori Guide for 2024-2025 School year, with the potential to start as soon as May 2024.

Our Community

MSWP recently relocated to a new location. We are thrilled with our new space! MSWP offers children 18 months to 6 years of age an authentic Montessori learning environment. We thrive to offer beautiful prepared environments that foster independence, respect and support a love of learning.

Job Overview

As a Lead Montessori Guide, you will be responsible for implementing the Montessori philosophy, principles, and practices in our educational program. Your role will involve creating a nurturing and stimulating environment that promotes the holistic development of each child in your care. You will be responsible for preparing and maintaining a well-organized Montessori environment, ensuring it is clean, safe and equipped with appropriate materials. As a MSWP lead guide you will work in partnership with the families and work collaboratively with others.

Qualifications

  • BA or BS required. AMS or AMI Montessori credential desired.
  • Has prior experience working as a Montessori guide or in a similar early childhood education role.
  • Possess a deep understanding and appreciation for the Montessori philosophy, principles, and methods.
  • Demonstrate the ability to create a structured and organized classroom environment while nurturing individual growth.
  • Exhibits a strong work ethic, can adapt to changing circumstances and works well with others

Compensation and Benefits:

The Lead Montessori Guide is a full time contract and will work the hours necessary to satisfactorily perform the position, including performing said service between the hours of 7:30 AM and 3:30 PM Monday through Friday, and at other times to be agreed upon by the parties. All hours will be on school premises to ensure the ratio and safety of the community is in practice. School holidays excepted.

Pay: $44,000.00 - $60,000.00 per year

401(k)
Dental insurance
Employee discount
Flexible schedule
Health insurance
Paid time off
Professional development assistance
Tuition reimbursement

How To Apply:

Please email a cover letter, resume and reference list to erin@mswp.org We look forward to hearing from you!


Lead Floater Guide

We are looking for a floating guide to support our classrooms with a start date in late May 2024.

Our Community

MSWP recently relocated to a new location. We are thrilled with our new space! MSWP offers children 18 months to 6 years of age an authentic Montessori learning environment. We thrive to offer beautiful prepared environments that foster independence, respect and support a love of learning.

Job Responsibilities

The floating guide at MSWP supports Montessori environments by providing a safe and nurturing environment for children. In this role, you will work to develop and maintain positive relationships and collaborate with students, parents, and staff to ensure a cohesive learning environment. The floating guide will utilize various Montessori teaching methods to engage children in learning and will incorporate age-appropriate activities to promote physical, social and emotional development. The floater will have flexibility to take on subbing opportunities as needed.

Requirements

  • Lead Teacher Qualified in the State of Colorado
  • Enjoys working with ages 1.5 through 6 years old
  • Flexible; child-focused; great communication skills
  • Montessori certification and/or experience preferred.

Note: This job description is intended to provide a general overview of the position. It is not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, or qualifications required.

Pay: $20.00 - $22.00 per hour
Part-time, M-F 10:30-4pm

Benefits:

401(k)
Dental insurance
Health insurance
Paid time off
Professional development assistance

How To Apply

Please email a cover letter, resume and reference list to erin@mswp.org We look forward to hearing from you!


Substitutes

MSWP is looking for on-call substitute teachers. Substitute applicants must be lead teacher qualified in the state of Colorado.

How To Apply

Please email a cover letter, resume and reference list to erin@mswp.org We look forward to hearing from you!

Join us on the Montessori journey!

Call 303-722-7708 for more information or click below to schedule a tour!