Join Our Team

Growing Light Montessori School is expanding its programs and hiring new teachers to join our teams!

At Growing Light Montessori School we create a nurturing environment that supports the natural curiosity and creativity of each child, while stimulating their inherent love of learning. Our school program provides a nurturing, playful, dynamic and creative program for our students, teachers and greater community. The classrooms are tailored to meet the needs and interests of the individual child and emphasis is given to the development of the physical, emotional, social, and academic skills providing a powerful educational foundation and enthusiastically preparing them for a fulfilling, self-expressed and productive life. Our campuses are located in beautiful natural settings and have their own personal communities that are nurtured through regular communication and events.

We provide year-round employment opportunities with competitive salaries, generous paid holiday/vacations and sick time and a matching IRA contribution. Growing Light Montessori School also provides funds for courses in Early Childhood and Montessori Education, CPR/first-aid training, mandated reporter and will sponsor classes needed to maintain your teaching credential and advance your career.

All positions require a love of young children, cheerful disposition, ability to create fun & safe activities while integrating an enriching educational and emotionally nurturing program with like minded team members. Enrichment activities such as yoga, Spanish, body movement, dance, arts & sciences are a plus as your unique talents and team spirit are always welcome.

Check out our team, philosophy, diverse and welcoming staff by visiting the following pages on our website:

๐ŸŒฑ Grow with Growing Light

GLMS encourages all of our teachers to participate in ongoing education courses to both build their knowledge and help them grow in their careers. In addition to providing experienced teacher mentorship, in person classes and online training throughout the year, GLMS also provides pre-authorized education contributions to ensure that these courses can be a source of regular, personal growth as well as within the organization. Teachers who complete their training courses are eligible for promotions and increases in compensation based on their current roles and future commitments. Benefits include 5% 401k Matching, vacation/sick time, and up to five weeks paid time off over school breaks.

Apply Now for all levels and all positions! Please send resume and cover letter to [email protected]

๐Ÿ’š Afternoon Preschool Teacher:

An Afternoon Preschool Teacher at GLMS has a love of young children, cheerful disposition, and an ability to create fun, safe afternoon activities. They must have a minimum of 12 Early Childhood Education credits and at least 6 months experience working with children. This is a full time position with hours from 11:00AM-6:00PM. Salary is based on experience and prior training.

๐Ÿ’œ Montessori Teacher/Floater:

We are looking for a Montessori Teacher/Floater who is positive, caring, compassionate and highly motivated. A successful candidate will have a passion for inspiring and educating children, the ability to maintain a calm demeanor, display flexibility, and work well with others. Employees must have a minimum of 12 Early Childhood Education Credits and a minimum of one year prior work experience in a preschool setting. This is a full time position with hours from 8:15AM-5:15PM.

๐Ÿงก Substitutes:

Become a member of our substitute team with set hours or on call. Choose the shifts that work for you . Our team works together to guarantee hours and shifts for the morning and afternoon programs. Salary is based on experience and willingness to be available and flexible.

All Positions require:

  • CPR/First Aid Certification (GLMS offers this 2 year certification course every 6 months)
  • State Required Mandated Reporting Training- online course every 2 years
  • Livescan Fingerprint Cleanrence
  • Physician Health Screening
  • TB Test & Immunizations as required
  • A minimum of 12 ECE Credits
  • Prior Experience working in a Montessori setting is a plus

โ˜€๏ธ To apply please send a copy of your resume to [email protected]