Employment


If you are interested in joining an incredible community of people dedicated to providing the very best in Montessori education to children, please, apply for the following open positions.  Montessori knowledge and experience required where noted.


IMMEDIATE OPENING FOR AMI ELEMENTARY LEAD GUIDE

Southlake Montessori follows the Association Montessori Internationale (AMI) standards. We have a long-standing reputation for providing a premier, not-for-profit program that fosters the unique academic, social and personal development of each student and motivates them for a lifetime of learning and success.  Southlake Montessori is located at 251 Countryside Ct. in Southlake, Texas just 10 minutes from the Dallas/Fort Worth International airport.

 Our Lead Guides:

  • Hold an AMI Elementary diploma
  • Are caring, compassionate and love what they do!
  • Ensure the daily care of every child by following all AMI standards
  • Communicate directly with families in support of the child
  • Maintain a well-organized and inviting prepared environment


We are most interested in talking to applicants that have:

  • AMI Elementary Montessori Certification
  • Experience working with children ages 6-12 years old
  • Must be at least 21 years of age


Salary:

  • Commensurate with experience
  • Benefits include paid AMI membership dues, paid annual Refresher Course fee, retirement benefit match and working in a warm and open community dedicated to AMI standards and principles.




CLASSROOM SUBSTITUTES   (Start Date:  As Needed):


Southlake Montessori currently has Open Positions for Classroom Substitutes.  Classroom Substitutes will support Lead Teachers or the Classroom Assistant in their absence.  Classroom Substitutes are needed for both the Primary (3 to 6 year old) and Elementary (6 to 12 year old) classrooms. This position requires respect for and patience with children.  It also requires an adult who will encourage and support a child working towards independence, and who will model for the children the appropriate manners and behaviors.  Hours:  As needed between 7:15 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.


  Example Duties and Responsibilities include:

  • Adhere to school safety policies and procedures.
  • Become familiar with Montessori terminology and methods.
  • Assist with providing the children with a "prepared environment" - Keep the classroom clean and inviting.
  • Maintain cooperative working relationships with children and colleagues.
  • Allow children to be as independent as possible.
  • Other duties as deemed necessary in support of the classroom.


  Education and/or Experience:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Clear background check (performed by Southlake Montessori)
  • Physical capacity to work with school-aged children including but not limited to bending, minor lifting and working on the floor.
  • CPR/First Aid Certification preferred
  • Prior work with children, especially in a Montessori environment, also is a plus!




Qualified applicants, please, send a resume and three references to:

Karol Beatty, Administrative Director 
Southlake Montessori
401 N. Carroll Avenue, Suite #187
Southlake, TX 76092


​​​​Phone: 817.756.1726