Assistant Teacher

City Garden Montessori School has an opening for an Assistant Teacher in Kindergarten for the remainder of the 2019-20 school year. City Garden Montessori School is seeking a professional with early elementary classroom experience to fulfill the position of Kindergarten Teaching Assistant.

An ideal candidate will have a passion for academically rigorous, individualized, experiential education in a diverse public-school setting. The candidate must be committed to growing in a school environment that is committed to anti-bias/anti-racist values and practices with a vision to create a more equitable world through education. We are also seeking a candidate who is interested in making City Garden their vocational “home” for many years.

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School Principal
City Garden Montessori School is seeking to hire an exemplar principal to lead our school into the next phase of our growth and development. We are seeking a dynamic, child-centered and collaborative instructional leader who is excited to help us refine and expand our anti-biased, anti-racist, Montessori school model.

The Principal position will begin July 1, 2020.

The Principal will be responsible for planning, advocating for, supporting, implementing and evaluating all educational activities. The Principal will collaborate with guides (teachers), staff, students and families to create a positive, trustworthy, and respectful climate that has consistent expectations for all. The Principal will build relationships, communicate proactively, and promote continual growth while maintaining a student-centered focus.

The ideal Principal candidate will have Montessori credentials in teaching or administration as well as experience in elementary public-school administration.

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Coordinator of Elementary Training
As City Garden embarks on this ambitious strategic plan, we’re seeking to contract with a Coordinator of Elementary Training for our Montessori Training Institute, to lead the launch of an Elementary Teacher Education Program in Summer, 2020. The Coordinator of Elementary Training will have the responsibility for developing the Elementary curriculum for the Institute (in collaboration with City Garden’s Chief Academic Officer – CAO), serving as the main point of contact for adult learners throughout the program, coordinating the logistics of the program, and providing feedback to course instructors throughout the program.

The Coordinator of Elementary Training will report directly to City Garden’s CAO, and will collaborate with City Garden Montessori’s leadership team, faculty and staff to implement the school’s mission and vision.

Please apply by submitting your resume and detailed cover letter, which highlights your interest in the position, relevant experience, and how you meet the qualifications and qualities sought for the position at For additional questions about this position or to speak with someone about your interest, please contact Dr. Amira Mogaji at

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City Garden Montessori School is an equal opportunity employer and an organization that values diversity, equity and inclusion. Recruiting staff to create an inclusive organization is a priority, and they encourage applicants from all cultures, races, ethnicities, religions, sexes, national or regional origins, ages, disability status, sexual orientations, gender identities, military or veteran status, or other statuses protected by law. All candidates are evaluated solely on their qualifications to perform the work required.