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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. Onsite Substitute and Administrative Assistant

    School Name: West Hills Montessori School

    School Location: Portland, OR

    Job Opening Date: 08/30/2021

    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 an Onsite Substitute and Administrative Assistant position. West Hills Montessori is a family-run business heading into its 53rd year… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

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

  2. Head of School

    School Name: McMinnville Montessori

    School Location: McMinnville, OR

    Description: Start Date: On or before August 1, 2021 Full-Time (12 month) Salary: Commensurate with experience Description: The McMinnville Montessori School (MMS) is seeking a dynamic, creative, and experienced Montessori-trained educator to serve as its head of school. With a rich tradition of excellence, MMS has served the community for over 30 years, advancing its mission… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    To apply, please submit the following to McMinnville Montessori School Board of Directors:

    -Application letter and resume.
    -Names, addresses, and contact information for three references.
    -Verification of enrollment in the Oregon Central Background Registry (CBR)
    https://oregonearlylearning.com/providers-educators/providers-educatorscbr/

    Electronic submissions preferred: learning@mcminnvillemontessori.com
    McMinnville, Oregon is in the heart of wine country with the ocean on one side and the mountains on the other. McMinnville is a vibrant and charming town of about 38,000. Residents in this area enjoy a high quality of life. Please feel free to contact us for more information about this position or our school.

2. Teachers

  1. Middle School Writing Instructor

    School Name: Franciscan Montessori Earth School

    School Location: Portland, OR

    Description: Job Opening Date: Fall 2021 This position of Writing Workshop Guide in the Middle School is a part-time position within an established Middle School Adolescent program. This position includes classes with both 7th and 8th year students, focusing on the refinement of writing and general composition skills. This instructor will work closely with an established… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Please send your applications and resumes to the Head of School, Sister Therese Gutting, FSE.
    sistertheresegutting@fmes.org

  2. Co-Guide

    School Name: Franciscan Montessori Earth School

    School Location: Portland, OR

    Description: Job Opening Date: Fall 2021 This is a unique opportunity for a newly trained teacher to work alongside an experienced guide, giving lessons, building classroom management style and skills, and gradually taking on the organizational aspects of being a lead guide in a Montessori Elementary classroom. These include guided opportunities to practice classroom management techniques,… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    If you are interested in this position, please send your resume to:

    Sister Therese Gutting, FSE, Head of School

    SisterThereseGutting@fmes.org

  3. Primary Guide

    School Name: Community Roots School

    School Location: Silverton, OR

    Description: Job Opening Date: August, 2021 The Community Roots School is seeking a trained Primary Guide starting this upcoming 2021/22 school year. We are a K-8 Public Charter Montessori school located in Silverton, OR, a welcoming and vibrant small community one hour south of Portland and near Silver Falls State Park. We have a strong commitment… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    To be considered for this position, please provide a cover letter and resume to Administrator Christen Kelly kelly_christen@silverfalls.k12.or.us

  4. AMI Elementary Lead Guide

    School Name: Little Oak Montessori School

    School Location: White Salmon, WA

    Description: Job Opening Date: August 2021 Little Oak Montessori School seeks an AMI-trained elementary guide to lead our well-established elementary classroom for the 2021-2022 school year, alongside a supportive, experienced AMI trained assistant. Located in White Salmon, Washington, a ten minute drive from Hood River, Oregon and one hour from Portland, Oregon, the Gorge is known… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

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

  5. AMI Primary Guide

    School Name: Lewis & Clark Montessori Public Charter School

    School Location: Damascus, OR

    Description: Job Opening Date: Immediately (posted 7/20/21) Lewis & Clark Montessori Charter School (LCMCS) is seeking a Primary Guide to join our Children’s House program beginning immediately for the 2021-2022 school year. LCMCS is in its 12th year of operation and offers a fully implemented, high-quality tuition-free public Montessori program as well as a tuition-based Children’s… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Interested candidates should send a resume to Courtney McWilliams at cmcwilliams@lcmcs.org.

    Lewis & Clark Montessori Charter School does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, national or ethnic origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, physical or mental ability, or any other status protected under local, state or federal laws in the admission of otherwise qualified students or in the administration of its educational policies or programs, hiring, or employment practices.

  6. Lead Toddler Guide

    School Name: Little Village Montessori

    School Location: Portland, OR

    Job Opening Date: 08/30/2021

    Description: Updated June 25th, 2021! Little Village Montessori is located in the heart of Sellwood in SE Portland. We are expanding in the fall of 2021, adding an Infant and Toddler community to our established 2-classroom Primary program. Little Village is looking for a Lead Toddler Guide for fall 2021. Ideal Lead Guide candidates will have… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Please send your resume and a cover letter of interest to Ani McConnell at littlevillagemontessorijobs@gmail.com.

  7. Onsite Substitute and Administrative Assistant

    School Name: West Hills Montessori School

    School Location: Portland, OR

    Job Opening Date: 08/30/2021

    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 an Onsite Substitute and Administrative Assistant position. West Hills Montessori is a family-run business heading into its 53rd year… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

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

  8. Various Positions Available

    School Name: Montessori Children's House

    School Location: Portland, OR

    Description: Job Opening Date: August 16, 2021 or sooner        Job posting date: 6/21/21 Montessori Children’s House is currently hiring for several positions for the 2021-2022 school year. Our preference is to fill these positions no later than August 16th, 2021, with the possibility to start sooner if available. Training and orientation will take… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Interested applicants are invited to submit the following documents via email to office@childrenshousepdx.com:

    •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.
    •Three references with names, contact information, and how you are connected to them.

  9. Lead Children’s House Guide

    School Name: Guidepost Montessori At Beaverton

    School Location: Beaverton, OR

    Description: Job start date: ASAP We’re now looking to hire a Montessori-trained Children’s House Guide to join our team at our Guidepost Montessori campus in Beaverton, Oregon! We are looking for a trained Montessori Guide to join our community NOW! Are you a passionate, Montessori-trained teacher? Do you want to be part of a team of… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Apply at: https://boards.greenhouse.io/beaverton/jobs/3172089

  10. Montessori Assistant Guide

    School Name: Guidepost Montessori at Beaverton

    School Location: Beaverton, OR

    Description: Job Opening Date: ASAP Guidepost Montessori at Beaverton is a high-fidelity school centrally located on the Portland/Beaverton border. We serve children ages 14 months-6 years. Our mission is to empower each child as they grow in their independence. We are currently seeking a full-time Assistant Guide to join our collaborative community of caring Montessori professionals…. Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Please apply here: https://boards.greenhouse.io/beaverton

  11. Primary Lead Guide

    School Name: Child's View Montessori School

    School Location: Portland, OR

    Description: CVMS has been serving Southwest Portland for nearly 34 years. We have 7 classrooms that range from Infancy through Elementary. Currently, we are seeking a guide for one of our Primary classrooms to begin at the middle-end of August. We are looking for a confident, respectful role-model with a sense of humor, ingenuity, positive attitude… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Please feel free to send resume to stacey@childsview.org. We are all looking forward to welcoming a new friend into our community!

    Position start date: August/September 2021

  12. Children’s House Lead Guide 2021/2022

    School Name: Sprouts Montessori Children’s House of Bend

    School Location: Bend, OR

    Description: Sprouts Montessori Children’s House is looking for a AMI/AMS trained Montessori primary teacher for children ages 2-6 years old. We are a small, but authentic Montessori program in Bend. This is a full time job and the hours are 8:00 am to 3:30 pm M-F. Spanish speaker a plus! Must love music, art, and nature,… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Please contact Sharon Richardson, owner/director at Sharon@sproutsmontessori.com

  13. Children’s House Guide

    School Name: Harmony Montessori School

    School Location: Portland, OR

    Description: Harmony Montessori is seeking a Children’s House Lead Guide who is dedicated to offering Montessori Education to all children regardless of their cultural, developmental or socioeconomic background. Our community is an all-day Montessori model which requires a trained guide to be in the environment throughout the day. This position would work in coordination with an… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Interested candidates may send a cover letter and resume to Kim.Greer@harmony-montessori.com

  14. New School Hiring Guides and Assistants!

    School Name: Cascade Montessori

    School Location: Beaverton, OR

    Description: Cascade Montessori is expanding in the Beaverton, Oregon area! We are so excited for this next chapter in our community and are eager to add to our team with loving, patient, team oriented Guides and Support Staff! Our school is young and we are looking for team members that are eager to grow with our… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    If you are interested in joining our team, please send your resume to our Director, Miss Tiffany, at cascademontessori@gmail.com. Positions will begin the last week of August for prep and our school year begins September 1st.

    We look forward to hearing from you!!

  15. Montessori Primary Lead Guide

    School Name: Parkrose Montessori School

    School Location: Portland, OR

    Description: Parkrose Montessori School is a bilingual (Spanish/English) school for kids from 3 month to 6 years old. We are seeking a full-time Montessori Lead Guide for our Primary classroom starting September 2021. The teacher should have either AMI or AMS certification and bilingual in Spanish will be a big plus… Candidates will have strong interpersonal… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    If you are interested in be part of our great team, please contact us at admin@parkrosemontessorischool.com.

3. Assistants

  1. Classroom Assistant- Children’s House & Elementary

    School Name: Franciscan Montessori Earth School

    School Location: Portland, OR

    Description: Job Opening Date: Fall 2021 The Franciscan Montessori Earth School is seeking applications for classroom assistants for both Children’s House and Elementary classrooms. These openings will begin in the fall of the 2021 school year.

    Contact:

    Please send your applications and resumes to the Head of School, Sister Therese Gutting, FSE.
    sistertheresegutting@fmes.org

  2. Assistant Teacher

    School Name: Sunnyside Mennonite Montessori School

    School Location: Portland, OR

    Job Opening Date: 08/24/2021

    Description: Do you delight in watching young children learn and grow? Do you experience joy and wonder when you see a child master a new skill, begin to use new words, and develop new relationships with peers and adults? Sunnyside Mennonite Montessori School is hiring an Assistant Teacher. This half-time position is integral to the day-to-day… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    To apply for this position, please email your resume and cover letter to the SMMS Board at smms.pdx@gmail.com.

  3. Toddler Assistants Needed

    School Name: Vancouver Montessori School

    School Location: Vancouver, WA

    Job Opening Date: 08/09/2021

    Description: The positions would be from 8-5 M-F. Paid Holidays, health insurance, and PTO. Start date will be some time in August. Duties- Assist with supervising children in the process of potty-training and with diapering.. The ability to support the cleaning of the classroom (sweeping, mopping, and cleaning the work) ability to learn quickly, meet state… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Trisha Doss
    360-256-0872
    trishd@vancouvermontessori.com

  4. Children’s House Teacher Assistant

    School Name: Sunstone Montessori School

    School Location: Portland, OR

    Job Opening Date: 08/23/2021

    Description: Sunstone Montessori School, an AMI Montessori school, is hiring a Classroom Assistant to work with children from 3 to 6 years old. Duties: Supports the Montessori-trained Lead Guide or the Assistant Guide with a group of up to 25 children ages 3 to 6 years. Duties include but are not limited to supporting children’s independent… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Please email a resume and cover letter to Shanda Tryon at stryon@sunstonemontessori.org.

  5. PM Care Team Member

    School Name: West Hills Montessori School

    School Location: Portland, OR

    Job Opening Date: 08/30/2021

    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 a PM Care Team Member position. West Hills Montessori is a family-run business heading into its 52nd year of… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

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

  6. Various Positions Available

    School Name: Montessori Children's House

    School Location: Portland, OR

    Description: Job Opening Date: August 16, 2021 or sooner        Job posting date: 6/21/21 Montessori Children’s House is currently hiring for several positions for the 2021-2022 school year. Our preference is to fill these positions no later than August 16th, 2021, with the possibility to start sooner if available. Training and orientation will take… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Interested applicants are invited to submit the following documents via email to office@childrenshousepdx.com:

    •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.
    •Three references with names, contact information, and how you are connected to them.

  7. Assistant Guide

    School Name: Guidepost Montessori South Beaverton

    School Location: Beaverton, OR

    Job Opening Date: 06/24/2021

    Description: Come join our Guidepost Montessori team in the Southern Beaverton area! Do you love working with young children? Have you been searching for a friendly team of educators who hold themselves to high standards? Have you been looking for a place where you can grow and learn and develop your career? Join our team and… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Apply here:

    https://boards.greenhouse.io/southbeavertonguidepostmontessori/jobs/3190800

    Head of School: Jaime Sargent

    jsargent@guidepostmontessori.com

  8. Toddler Assistant

    School Name: Sunstone Montessori

    School Location: Portland, OR

    Description: Sunstone Montessori School, an AMI Montessori school, is hiring a Toddler Teaching Assistant to work with children from 16 months-3 years starting August 23, 2021. We are looking for someone who not only loves working with children 16 months-3 years but also has the energy to keep up with them! We have a wonderful environment… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Please email resume and cover letter to Shanda Tryon at stryon@sunstonemontessori.org.

  9. New School Hiring Guides and Assistants!

    School Name: Cascade Montessori

    School Location: Beaverton, OR

    Description: Cascade Montessori is expanding in the Beaverton, Oregon area! We are so excited for this next chapter in our community and are eager to add to our team with loving, patient, team oriented Guides and Support Staff! Our school is young and we are looking for team members that are eager to grow with our… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    If you are interested in joining our team, please send your resume to our Director, Miss Tiffany, at cascademontessori@gmail.com. Positions will begin the last week of August for prep and our school year begins September 1st.

    We look forward to hearing from you!!

  10. Children’s House Pod Support Person

    School Name: Childpeace Montessori

    School Location: Portland, OR

    Description: Childpeace Montessori School is seeking a Children’s House Pod Support Person to work in our Children’s House (3- to 6-year-olds) program. Pod Support Person shifts will be scheduled 8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. This individual will support 2 Children’s House Classrooms by providing individual student support, material making, helping with naps and recess. The position… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Interested applicants are invited to submit the following documents our employment page at https://childpeace.org/employment.html:

    • 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

4. Office Staff

5. Substitutes

6. General

  1. Middle School Writing Instructor

    School Name: Franciscan Montessori Earth School

    School Location: Portland, OR

    Description: Job Opening Date: Fall 2021 This position of Writing Workshop Guide in the Middle School is a part-time position within an established Middle School Adolescent program. This position includes classes with both 7th and 8th year students, focusing on the refinement of writing and general composition skills. This instructor will work closely with an established… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Please send your applications and resumes to the Head of School, Sister Therese Gutting, FSE.
    sistertheresegutting@fmes.org

  2. After School Childcare Lead

    School Name: Cascadia School

    School Location: Vancouver, WA

    Job Opening Date: 08/24/2021

    Description: Cascadia School seeks an After School Childcare Lead for our elementary and middle school students for the 2021-2022 school year. Preferred candidates will have a bachelor’s degree or be a college student pursuing a bachelor’s degree and experience working with children. Applicants should have solid organizational skills, collaborate with others, communicate effectively, and build positive… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and resume to: Danielle Benge at admin@cascadiaschool.org

  3. Private Educator/Nanny

    School Name: Guidepost at Home

    School Location: Portland, Oregon

    Description: Job Opening Date: As soon as possible (posted 7/21/21) We’re looking for enthusiastic, flexible educators who have a Montessori spirit and want to build strong meaningful relationships with the children and families. Our Private Educator never goes it alone! You can enjoy on-going professional development, a network of schools and peers, and all benefits of… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Please email your resume and cover letter to Monica Won: mwon@tohigherground.com.

  4. Various Positions Available

    School Name: Montessori Children's House

    School Location: Portland, OR

    Description: Job Opening Date: August 16, 2021 or sooner        Job posting date: 6/21/21 Montessori Children’s House is currently hiring for several positions for the 2021-2022 school year. Our preference is to fill these positions no later than August 16th, 2021, with the possibility to start sooner if available. Training and orientation will take… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Interested applicants are invited to submit the following documents via email to office@childrenshousepdx.com:

    •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.
    •Three references with names, contact information, and how you are connected to them.

7. For Sale

8. Open House