Aidan Montessori School, an independent, AMI-recognized school located in Woodley Park, Washington DC, seeks dynamic, creative, and caring elementary teachers to lead our lower and upper elementary classrooms.
Founded in 1962, Aidan Montessori School serves a diverse community of 186 children. Our mission is to create and sustain an optimum Montessori environment where expert educators can guide their students through hands-on experience, independent research, and personally-tailored lessons, and where each child can realize his or her richest potential for learning and become an enthusiastic, confident, self-motivated, and contributing member of society.
Our candidates will have AMI Elementary Montessori training and a combination of demonstrated abilities and interests in the following areas:
Creating a peaceful, respectful, and loving classroom and school culture
Managing cycles of lessons, projects, observations, assessments, and reports for each child
Differentiating Montessori lessons for a variety of student interests and abilities
Supporting a tradition of regular goings out and field trips
Communicating thoughtfully throughout our community
Collaborating with parents and colleagues to meet goals for our children, classroom, and school
Association Montessori Internationale (AMI) Elementary Training
Additional Salary Information: Highly Competitive for both DC Independent and Montessori Schools. Negotiable based on experience.