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Southlake Montessori has a long-standing reputation for providing an authentic, not-for-profit AMI Montessori program that fosters the unique personal, social, academic and intellectual development of each student and motivates them for a lifetime of learning and success.  We are located at 1105 W. Wall Street, Texas within 10 minutes of the Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport.

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 position(s).  

Montessori knowledge and experience required where noted.

HEAD OF SCHOOL   (Start Date:  June 2024):

Located in the heart of the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex, Southlake Montessori is committed to providing an authentic, AMI Montessori experience for children ages 3 to 12 years.  Our small school environment provides opportunity for a motivated and engaged Head of School to be an active leader in its growth.  Our new Head of School will be supported by a strong board, staff, and parent community.  

Click HERE or contact Debby Riordan, Director of Pedagogy at driordan@southlakemontessori.org for a complete description of the position, 

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

Debby Riordan, Director of Pedagogy and Founding Board Member
Southlake Montessori
1105 W. Wall Street
Grapevine, TX 76051



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:

Peggy Browning, Head of School 
Southlake Montessori
1105 W. Wall Street
Grapevine, TX 76051