KW Montessori School
527 Bridgeport Road East
Kitchener, Ontario   N2K 1N6

Kitchener, ON
Elementary Montessori Directress (6 – 12 years)

KWMS was established in 1972 and operates in Kitchener. Celebrating 45 years in Kitchener- Waterloo community! The programmes include both Casa & Elementary for children 2 ½ to 12 years of age with a strong commitment to Montessori pedagogy.

Join our KWMS team!
  • Elementary Montessori Directress (6 – 12 years)
Accepting résumés from AMI or MACTE accredited candidates for immediate opening. Must have a genuine love of children, be a team player, take initiative and be willing to contribute to the success of the school beyond their classroom. Ideal candidate(s) must be organized, self-motivated, enthusiastic, communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, with parents and collaborate with staff and their assistant teachers.
  • Experience an Asset
  • Must have Infant/Child First Aid & CPR
  • Criminal Reference/Vulnerable Sector Check Required

Please apply via email only. We thank all applicants. However only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Posting Date: November 6, 2017

Hai Na Heng Dong Montessori
Beijing, China

Beijing, China
Montessori Guide/Teacher
We are seeking a Canadian Montessori guide/teacher to join our team.

What we offer:
  • A full time teaching position (40 hours per week, Wednesday-Sunday) at a brand new school in one of the world’s great cities. Class size of 15 (ages 2-8) with assistants.
  • Pay rate is $25 per hour paid in Canadian funds.
  • Medical/Accident Insurance.
  • Free accommodation in Beijing, located a 20 minute walk from the school.
  • Free lunch included during school days.
  • Paid round trip airfare from Canada to Beijing.
  • 2 weeks per year paid vacation with flexible unpaid leave available as well.
  • We will arrange and pay for any required working permit/visa.
You are the right person for this position if…
  • You have a passion for children and education.
  • You have an AMI Montessori training certificate/diploma (3-6 years).
  • You have a Bachelor Degree or Higher.
  • You are an English speaker (if you speak a Chinese language this is an asset but not a requirement for the position).
  • You are willing to undergo a criminal record check or other requirements to legally work in China.
  • You are eager to work with parents to ensure they understand the Montessori method and help them provide the necessary support to help their child reach their full potential.
  • You will commit to a minimum two year contract for this position.
Interested? For more information or to send your résumé and cover letter, please email

Posting Date: November 2, 2017

Family Montessori School
Vancouver , BC

Vancouver, BC
Position : Montessori Casa Guide
Family Montessori School is seeking a trained Montessori Casa Guide to join its team. Located in Vancouver, BC, Family Montessori School has been providing quality preschool programming since 1980.

Family Montessori School is hiring an ECE/AMI trained CASA GUIDE (NOC 4214) for a position available immediately. Applicants must have:
  • Current ECE certification
  • Criminal Records Check
  • Current First Aid
  • Speak and write fluent English
  • Doctor’s note to state ability to work with children
Additional Preferred Assets:
  • AMI Montessori Training - Casa diploma (age 2 ½- 6yrs)
  • University degree
Main Duties:
  • Develop and implement daily activities that support and promote the development of children
  • Lead children in activities by telling or reading stories, teaching songs, guide the children in the use of all Montessori materials, preparing craft materials and demonstrating their use, providing opportunities for creative expression through the media of art, and taking the children to local points of interest
  • Guide and assist children in the development of proper eating, dressing and toilet habits
  • Observe children for signs of learning disabilities or emotional problems and take appropriate action
  • Assess the skills, abilities, interests and needs of children
  • Help to maintain and create the materials in the classroom
  • Discuss progress or problems of children with parents and other staff members
  • Establish and maintain collaborative relationships with other community service providers working with children
  • Promote feelings of security and trust in children
  • Attend meetings and workshops to develop and discuss new teaching methods
Collaboration, patience, independence and a willingness to learn are highly valued attributes.
Salary: $18-24 per hour 37.5 hours per week

Please forward your cover letter and résumé to:
Brenda Brown, Principal:

To learn more about our school please visit our website:

Posting Date: October 25, 2017

Waterdown Montessori School
1921 Snake Road
Burlington, ON   L7P 4Y2

Burlington, ON
Position :
Casa or Toddler Guide

Waterdown Montessori School has an immediate, full-time, opening for either a Toddler or Casa Guide. The Guide is responsible for providing a Montessori classroom/instructional program that supports the individual needs of the children. The Guide will create a well-prepared environment and an atmosphere of learning and inquisitiveness designed to move students from one activity and level to the next. You will step back while the children are working, allowing them to learn from their own discoveries and draw their own conclusions. Rather than supplying children with answers, you will ask them how they would solve the problem, actively engaging children in the learning process and enhancing critical thinking skills. If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, please email your resume to:

Essential Job Requirements
  • We will only consider candidates that hold Montessori diplomas certified by the Association Montessori Internationale (AMI) and/or Montessori Accreditation Council for Teacher Education (MACTE)
  • University undergraduate degree is preferred

Posting Date: October 24, 2017