Classifieds

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Post a Classified Ad (OMA Members)
School members of OMA may post classified ads for no charge by emailing the ad to us. Individual members may also run classified ads for themselves at no charge, but ads on behalf of non-member schools will be charged the fee for advertising.

Post a Classified Ad (Non-Members)
Non-members may email us an ad and we will post it for a fee of $50. Please submit your payment by clicking the link below:

Classified Ad Listing Terms

Ads are kept for 2 months. We ask that all ads be related to employment at Montessori schools, the selling or purchasing of Montessori materials, or other matters of general professional interest to our membership. We reserve the right to remove any ads that do not fall within these guidelines.


Below are OMA’s current Montessori employment opportunities, items and services for sale, and general ads of interest to the Montessori community in Oregon and Southwest Washington. If you have any questions, please contact us.

1. Administration

  1. Elementary Guide for Homeschooling

    School Location: NE Portland

    Description: We are seeking an elementary trained guide (AMI or AMS) to lead the education of a very small group of wonderful LE and UE children who can’t attend school this year due to medical reasons. Students are great learners who have been in Montessori most of their life, they are eager to start school and… Continue Reading »

  2. School Head Teacher / Lead Primary Guide

    School Name: Roots & Wings Montessori School

    School Location: Hillsboro, OR

    Description: We are mainly seeking a Lead Primary Guide with AMI Montessori training preferably, for our Butterfly classroom meant for 3-6 year old children. Should the Guide have several years of experience, we would also offer them the School Head Teacher position with expectations to train Toddler teachers in the School, lead parent information nights, and… Continue Reading »

  3. West Hills Montessori Seeks Experienced Candidate for Two Positions

    School Name: West Hills Montessori

    School Location: Portland, Oregon

    Description: Come join our team at West Hills Montessori! West Hills Montessori was founded in 1968 with the mission to provide a quality Montessori educational environment. West Hills Montessori is seeking reliable, dedicated, and experienced candidates for two positions. West Hills Montessori is a family-run business heading into its 52nd year of service to children in… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Please email your resume and cover letter to Anne Blickenstaff: anne@westhills-montessori.com or fax to 503-246-5496.

    It is West Hills Montessori policy to hire and promote without regard to race, creed, color, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, or handicap unrelated to job performance.

  4. Job Announcement: Director of Curriculum & Instruction

    School Name: Community Roots School

    School Location: Silverton, Oregon

    Description: The Community Roots School Silverton, OR Job Title: Director of Curriculum & Instruction Reports To: Executive Director Position Summary: The Director of Curriculum & Instruction is an educational leader who focuses on day-to-day implementation of the curriculum and works formally and informally with Guides to support and improve their instructional practices and adherence to the… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Interested applicants please send a cover letter and resume to Christen Kelly kelly_christen@silverfalls.k12.or.us

2. Teachers

  1. Montessori Accredited Primary Guide

    School Name: The Earth Tortoise School

    School Location: Portland, OR

    Description: The Earth Tortoise School is a Montessori program in the Lents neighborhood of SE Portland serving infants, toddlers, and preschoolers. We are looking for a Montessori Accredited Primary (3-6) Guide to join our little community. A little bit about us: The Earth Tortoise School opened in East Portland in 2010. Over the past 10 years,… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    If you are interested in learning more, please contact us with an introductory letter and resume at:

    Maya Bowen

    maya@earthtortoise.com

    (503) 257-4783

  2. Elementary Guide for Homeschooling

    School Location: NE Portland

    Description: We are seeking an elementary trained guide (AMI or AMS) to lead the education of a very small group of wonderful LE and UE children who can’t attend school this year due to medical reasons. Students are great learners who have been in Montessori most of their life, they are eager to start school and… Continue Reading »

  3. Montessori Elementary Lead Guide

    School Name: Child's View Montessori

    School Location: Portland, OR

    Description: CVMS is currently seeking an Elementary trained guide for our Lower Elementary program. We are looking for a genuine nurturer and cultivator of the social and emotional dynamics present in a 6-9 classroom. A confident, respectful role-model with a sense of humor, ingenuity and positive attitude would fit best within our culture. Our community is… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    If, and only if, you meet the above requirements, please feel free to email your cover letter and resume to stacey@childsview.org.

  4. School Head Teacher / Lead Primary Guide

    School Name: Roots & Wings Montessori School

    School Location: Hillsboro, OR

    Description: We are mainly seeking a Lead Primary Guide with AMI Montessori training preferably, for our Butterfly classroom meant for 3-6 year old children. Should the Guide have several years of experience, we would also offer them the School Head Teacher position with expectations to train Toddler teachers in the School, lead parent information nights, and… Continue Reading »

  5. Elementary Montessori Guide for Distance Learning

    School Name: Oregon Montessori Association

    School Location: Work from Home - Remote work

    Description: The Oregon Montessori Association is supporting a coalition of Montessori schools looking to create a High-quality and High-fidelity Distance Learning Elementary Montessori program for children who can’t attend school this fall due to health concerns. The project is looking for an experienced and dynamic elementary Montessori guide, who is collaborative and thrives when working with… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Interested candidates must be skilled in using technology to teach such as Zoom, Google Classroom, IXL/Khan Academy. The position includes working with lower and upper elementary students on a daily basis, frequent coordination with colleagues, and collaboration with parents.

    Please email resume and cover letter to oma@oregonmontessori.org

     

  6. Primary Guide

    School Name: Smockville Montessori Preschool and Kindergarten

    School Location: Sherwood, OR

    Description: Smockville Montessori Preschool and Kindergarten is a small, non-profit school house in Old Town Sherwood. We are open Monday Thru Friday from 7:00 AM until 4:00 PM. We are looking for an energetic, caring Montessori Teacher for ages 3-6, that can work independently as well as part of a collective team to work 2 to… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    If you are interested and meet ALL of the requirements above, please e-mail your resume and a cover letter to trude@smockville.org

     

  7. Infant and Toddler Classroom Assistant Needed Immediately!

    School Name: Child's View Montessori School

    School Location: Portland

    Description: Calling all positive role models! CVMS is in search of a dependable classroom assistant to join our infant and toddler house! Our program offers year-round infant and toddler care within a quaint, home-setting in SW Portland.. We serve fresh, organic food to the children; follow baby-led weaning practices and encourage much food preparation. We live… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Please feel free to email your cover letter and resume to stacey@childsview.org and thank you for considering!

  8. Upper Elementary Classroom Assistant – Childpeace Montessori

    School Name: Childpeace Montessori School

    School Location: Portland, Oregon

    Description: Childpeace Montessori School is seeking an Upper Elementary Classroom Assistant to begin August 2020. The Classroom Assistant will work in a classroom of 9- to 12- year-olds, assisting the Head Teacher through support of individual students, administrative tasks, maintenance of the classroom environment, playground supervision and general tasks related to the well-being of the classroom… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Interested applicants are invited to email the following to humanresources@childpeace.org:
    -A cover letter describing where you are in your professional journey and why you are interested in this job
    -Your resume detailing training and experience
    -Two references with names, how you are connected to them and contact information

    *No phone calls please.

  9. Lower Elementary Guide – Childpeace Montessori

    School Name: Childpeace Montessori School

    School Location: Portland, Oregon

    Description: Childpeace Montessori is seeking a Lower Elementary Guide to join our Elementary Program beginning August 2020. The Lower Elementary Guide will lead an established classroom of 6- to 9- year-olds, both onsite and in the Google classroom digital environment. For the 20-21 school year, the Lower Elementary Guide will be a part of the team… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Interested applicants are invited to email the following to humanresources@childpeace.org:
    -A cover letter describing where you are in your professional journey and why you are interested in this job
    -Your resume detailing training and experience
    -Two references with names, how you are connected to them and contact information

    *No phone calls please.

  10. Adolescent Guide-Childpeace Montessori

    School Name: Childpeace Montessori School

    School Location: Portland, Oregon

    Description: Childpeace Montessori seeks an Adolescent Guide to join our established Metro Montessori Middle School (MMM) team beginning August 2020. The ideal candidate is an educator with at least two years of classroom experience at the middle school or high school level, strong communication, collaboration and problem-solving skills, and experience serving diverse learning needs. Candidates should… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Interested applicants are invited to email a cover letter describing how your skills and experience qualifies you for this position, a current resume, and two references to humanresources@childpeace.org. No phone calls, please.

  11. Little Oak Montessori School seeks Primary Lead Guide- Fall 2020

    School Name: Little Oak Montessori School

    School Location: White Salmon, Washington

    Description: Little Oak Montessori School in White Salmon, Washington seeks an AMI-trained primary guide to begin in the Fall of 2020.  Come join our dedicated staff and vibrant community in the Columbia River Gorge. Little Oak is located in White Salmon, Washington, a ten minute drive from Hood River, Oregon and one hour from Portland, Oregon. … Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Please send your resume and a cover letter of interest to Head of School, Lindee Lewit lindee@littleoakmontessori.com

  12. Sunstone Montessori School seeks Toddler Guide – August 2020

    School Name: Sunstone Montessori School

    School Location: Portland, Oregon

    Description: Sunstone Montessori School is seeking an AMI-trained Assistant to Infancy Guide to lead our full day, year-round toddler community of children ages 16-36 months, to begin in August 2020. Sunstone is an AMI school with lovely, spacious, well-prepared indoor and outdoor environments. Our school enrolls up to 170 students which includes one Toddler classroom, three… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Please send your resume and a cover letter of interest to Head of School, Cathy Newman cnewman@sunstonemontessori.org.

  13. Primary Lead Guide Teacher

    School Name: Westside Montessori International

    School Location: Beaverton, Oregon

    Description: Westside Montessori International (WMI) is a Christian Montessori school in the heart of Beaverton/Hillsboro, Metro-Portland area in Oregon. We are within a 5-mile radius from big corporations like Intel and Nike. We are an all-year-round school that service families who have children from ages 3 months old to 6 years old. As we adhere to… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Please submit your curriculum vitae or resume to jobs@wmioregon.com

  14. Peace Tree School seeking Lead Primary Guide

    School Name: Peace Tree School

    School Location: Portland, Oregon

    Description: We are a community Montessori school in NE Portland and we are seeking a Lead Guide for our Primary classroom. We have small class sizes and cozy in-home environments. We are looking for someone who has an AMS, AMI or MACTE Montessori certification, experience as a lead guide in the classroom is a huge plus,… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Please contact Breanne Monahan at peacetreeschool@gmail.com to inquire about this position. Please send your resume when inquiring.

  15. Job Announcement: Upper Elementary Guide

    School Name: Community Roots School

    School Location: Silverton, Oregon

    Description: The Community Roots School is a public Montessori charter school in The Silver Falls School District, in Silverton, OR; serving 135 students, K-8th grade. Our school is committed to educational equity, ongoing Anti-Bias Anti-Racism work, and Peace Education. We are seeking an Upper Elementary Guide starting in the 2020-21 school year to join us on… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Interested applicants should email a cover letter and resume to Christen Kelly kelly_christen@silverfalls.k12.or.us.

3. Assistants

  1. West Hills Montessori Seeks Experienced Candidate for Two Positions

    School Name: West Hills Montessori

    School Location: Portland, Oregon

    Description: Come join our team at West Hills Montessori! West Hills Montessori was founded in 1968 with the mission to provide a quality Montessori educational environment. West Hills Montessori is seeking reliable, dedicated, and experienced candidates for two positions. West Hills Montessori is a family-run business heading into its 52nd year of service to children in… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Please email your resume and cover letter to Anne Blickenstaff: anne@westhills-montessori.com or fax to 503-246-5496.

    It is West Hills Montessori policy to hire and promote without regard to race, creed, color, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, or handicap unrelated to job performance.

  2. Job Announcement: Full-Time Upper Elementary Assistant

    School Name: Montessori School of Beaverton

    School Location: Portland, Oregon

    Description: The Montessori School of Beaverton (MSB) is seeking an Upper Elementary Assistant to join our teaching team. This assistant will support the lead teachers in promoting an engaging, joyful, creative, and industrious classroom. They will help in classroom management, maintenance, material making as well as supporting individual follow-up work and practical life activities, including chaperoning… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    To apply, email your cover letter and resume to employment@msb.org. No phone calls please.

  3. Sunstone Montessori School seeks Year-Round Children’s House Classroom Assistant

    School Name: Sunstone Montessori School

    School Location: Portland, Oregon

    Description: Sunstone Montessori School, a long-established AMI school serving 150+ children ages 16 months through 12 years old in the John’s Landing neighborhood of SW Portland, is hiring a classroom Assistant to work with children from 3 to 6 years old. The classroom assistant is an integral member of the Children’s House team. We are looking… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Interested candidates should submit their cover letter and resume to Francesca Lowes, Program Director, at: flowes@sunstonemontessori.org

  4. Job Announcement: Full-Time Lower Elementary Assistant

    School Name: Montessori School of Beaverton

    School Location: Portland, Oregon

    Description: The Montessori School of Beaverton (MSB) is seeking a Lower Elementary Assistant to join our teaching team. The assistant will support the teacher in their work with the children. This will be done through supporting the teacher and children with effective communication, modeling positive conflict resolution and supporting a self-managing classroom. The assistant will give… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    To apply, email your cover letter and resume to employment@msb.org. No phone calls please.

    MSB is committed to equal employment opportunity for all persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, marital or parental status, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status, pregnancy, age or physical or mental disability. or any other basis prohibited by local, state or federal law. In addition, MSB is committed to improving employment opportunities for and utilization of people who may have been denied equal opportunity in society at large.

    Montessori School of Beaverton, 11065 NW Crystal Creek Lane, Portland, OR 97229

4. Office Staff

5. Substitutes

  1. Montessori Accredited Primary Guide

    School Name: The Earth Tortoise School

    School Location: Portland, OR

    Description: The Earth Tortoise School is a Montessori program in the Lents neighborhood of SE Portland serving infants, toddlers, and preschoolers. We are looking for a Montessori Accredited Primary (3-6) Guide to join our little community. A little bit about us: The Earth Tortoise School opened in East Portland in 2010. Over the past 10 years,… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    If you are interested in learning more, please contact us with an introductory letter and resume at:

    Maya Bowen

    maya@earthtortoise.com

    (503) 257-4783

  2. Elementary Guide for Homeschooling

    School Location: NE Portland

    Description: We are seeking an elementary trained guide (AMI or AMS) to lead the education of a very small group of wonderful LE and UE children who can’t attend school this year due to medical reasons. Students are great learners who have been in Montessori most of their life, they are eager to start school and… Continue Reading »

  3. Montessori Elementary Lead Guide

    School Name: Child's View Montessori

    School Location: Portland, OR

    Description: CVMS is currently seeking an Elementary trained guide for our Lower Elementary program. We are looking for a genuine nurturer and cultivator of the social and emotional dynamics present in a 6-9 classroom. A confident, respectful role-model with a sense of humor, ingenuity and positive attitude would fit best within our culture. Our community is… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    If, and only if, you meet the above requirements, please feel free to email your cover letter and resume to stacey@childsview.org.

  4. Elementary Montessori Guide for Distance Learning

    School Name: Oregon Montessori Association

    School Location: Work from Home - Remote work

    Description: The Oregon Montessori Association is supporting a coalition of Montessori schools looking to create a High-quality and High-fidelity Distance Learning Elementary Montessori program for children who can’t attend school this fall due to health concerns. The project is looking for an experienced and dynamic elementary Montessori guide, who is collaborative and thrives when working with… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Interested candidates must be skilled in using technology to teach such as Zoom, Google Classroom, IXL/Khan Academy. The position includes working with lower and upper elementary students on a daily basis, frequent coordination with colleagues, and collaboration with parents.

    Please email resume and cover letter to oma@oregonmontessori.org

     

  5. Primary Guide

    School Name: Smockville Montessori Preschool and Kindergarten

    School Location: Sherwood, OR

    Description: Smockville Montessori Preschool and Kindergarten is a small, non-profit school house in Old Town Sherwood. We are open Monday Thru Friday from 7:00 AM until 4:00 PM. We are looking for an energetic, caring Montessori Teacher for ages 3-6, that can work independently as well as part of a collective team to work 2 to… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    If you are interested and meet ALL of the requirements above, please e-mail your resume and a cover letter to trude@smockville.org

     

  6. West Hills Montessori Seeks Experienced Candidate for Two Positions

    School Name: West Hills Montessori

    School Location: Portland, Oregon

    Description: Come join our team at West Hills Montessori! West Hills Montessori was founded in 1968 with the mission to provide a quality Montessori educational environment. West Hills Montessori is seeking reliable, dedicated, and experienced candidates for two positions. West Hills Montessori is a family-run business heading into its 52nd year of service to children in… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Please email your resume and cover letter to Anne Blickenstaff: anne@westhills-montessori.com or fax to 503-246-5496.

    It is West Hills Montessori policy to hire and promote without regard to race, creed, color, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, or handicap unrelated to job performance.

6. General

  1. Infant and Toddler Classroom Assistant Needed Immediately!

    School Name: Child's View Montessori School

    School Location: Portland

    Description: Calling all positive role models! CVMS is in search of a dependable classroom assistant to join our infant and toddler house! Our program offers year-round infant and toddler care within a quaint, home-setting in SW Portland.. We serve fresh, organic food to the children; follow baby-led weaning practices and encourage much food preparation. We live… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Please feel free to email your cover letter and resume to stacey@childsview.org and thank you for considering!

7. For Sale

  1. Going Out of Business Sale

    School Name: Foundations Montessori

    School Location: Eugene, OR

    Description: Our small Montessori Children’s House based in EUGENE is closing and we have to liquidate all of our furniture and Montessori materials by the end of June.

    Contact:

    Please email johooker@foundationsmontessori.net for a price list or to schedule an appointment to go through the school with me.

8. Open House