Kindergarten Montessori Teacher Needed

Principal MagnusEmployment, Pre-school / Kindergarten, Spotlight

Competition #: 05-17-2019-001
Position: Kindergarten Montessori Teacher – Full-Time
Deadline for Applications: May 31, 2019
Employment Term: August 26, 2019- June 23, 2020

Westmont Montessori School is currently seeking a full-time Montessori teacher in our Early Primary/Kindergarten program for the 2019-20 school year. It is required that the successful applicant holds Early Years Montessori certification, and has several years of teaching in the Early Years Montessori classroom.

Westmont Montessori School is a highly regarded independent Montessori school in Victoria BC, Canada offering education from preschool through grade ten. Westmont has been a part of the community for over 60 years with our roots dating back to a small school founded in 1954. Many children and grandchildren of the original students continue to be part of the Westmont family. The school is now situated on a stunning eight-acre site on Metchosin Road with access to the Sitting Lady Falls provincial park and Witty’s Lagoon beach. For more information about our school please visit www.west-mont.ca.

Qualifications

  • Bachelors of Education and current BC Certification
  • Montessori certification at the Early Years level required
  • ECE Certification strongly preferred
  • Several years of Early Years teaching experience
  • Experience working with children with special needs would be an asset
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Willingness to work in a team-oriented learning environment
  • Commitment to extra-curricular activities
  • Assessment literate
  • Ability to utilize varied instructional strategies to meet a wide range of individual needs
  • Commitment to on-going professional growth
  • Current First Aid Certificate
  • Strong technology and 21st Century Learning skills

Interested candidates are invited to submit applications by email to:

Mr. Magnus Hanton, Head of School
Westmont Montessori School
Email: principal@westmont.ca

Note: Applications for this employment opportunity are accepted via email, quoting the competition number in the subject line of your email message. Thank you for your interest in this position, only short-listed candidates will be contacted.