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 button 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. School Director

    School Name: Alder Montessori

    School Location: Portland, OR

    Description: We are seeking qualified applicants for the School Director for our Alder Montessori Program which provides high-quality Montessori early childhood education free of cost to low-Income children and families. Alder Montessori is co-located at Alder Elementary School, within the Reynolds School District, and serves children ages 3-6 within our multi-age classrooms. Most of our children… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    To Apply: AEME Is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to equity, diversity, and inclusion. We value a diverse workforce to attain our mission and support our families.
    To be considered for this position, please provide (1) a cover letter which describes how your background, work experience and skills make you a great candidate for this position, and (2) a current resume to: lberry@montessori-equity.org

  2. Head of School/Administrator

    School Name: SunGarden Montessori Children's House

    School Location: West Linn

    Description: SunGarden Montessori in West Linn, OR has an immediate opening for a new Administrator. This is an exciting and unique opportunity to lead an AMI-recognized Montessori school with a well-established 40-year history in the community. Tucked into a cozy neighborhood with an enticing natural outdoor environment, this not-for-profit school is home to 2 Primary communities… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Please send your resume and cover letter of interest to the SunGarden Board of Directors at: sungardenboard@gmail.com.
    For more information about SunGarden, please visit our website at www.sungardenmontessori.org.

2. Teachers

  1. Seeking 2 Primary Guides, 1 Lower and 1 Upper Elementary Guide

    School Name: Pullman Community Montessori

    School Location: Pullman, WA

    Description: OPEN POSITIONS OVERVIEW Average Salary Range: $44,199 – $78,207 based on experience and credentials. Pullman Community Montessori’s (PCM) employees, like all other public-school employees, receive benefits through the Washington State Retirement System and State Employees Benefits Board (SEBB). Benefits include: Medical insurance through SEBB, contributions to the employee’s account with the Washington Department of Retirement… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Visit our website –www.PullmanCommunityMontessori.org– to read the full position descriptions and APPLY.

  2. Elementary Guide

    School Name: Puddletown School

    School Location: Portland, OR

    Description: Puddletown School is hiring for the position of elementary guide in a 6-12 classroom for the 2021/22 school year, with an option to begin easing into the classroom in mid-spring of this 2020/21 year, if it fits. We are a primary and elementary program in Eastmoreland SE Portland with a growing and active commitment to… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Send a short cover letter and resume to puddletownoffice@gmail.com

  3. Primary Lead Guide – Fall 2021

    School Name: Little Oak Montessori School

    School Location: White Salmon, WA

    Description: Little Oak Montessori School in White Salmon, Washington seeks an AMI-trained primary guide to begin in the Fall of 2021. 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

  4. Primary Guide

    School Name: SunGarden Montessori Children's House

    School Location: West Linn, OR

    Description: SunGarden Montessori Children’s House is a 40-year old AMI recognized program that provides a peaceful learning environment for children ages 15 months – 6 years. SunGarden has one toddler classroom and two primary classrooms, a fully integrated indoor/outdoor learning environment for the children, and a staff deeply committed to joyfully supporting the growth and individuality… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Please submit your letter of interest and resume to the Head of School, Amy Grandia via email at amy@sungardenmontessori.org. For more information about our school, please visit our website at www.sungardenmontessori.org.

  5. Toddler Guide

    School Name: SunGarden Montessori Children's House

    School Location: West Linn, OR

    Description: SunGarden Montessori Children’s House is a 40-year old AMI recognized program that provides a peaceful learning environment for children ages 15 months – 6 years. SunGarden has one toddler classroom and two primary classrooms, a fully integrated indoor/outdoor learning environment for the children, and a staff deeply committed to joyfully supporting the growth and individuality… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Please submit your letter of interest and resume to the Head of School, Amy Grandia via email at amy@sungardenmontessori.org. For more information about our school, please visit our website at www.sungardenmontessori.org.

  6. Primary Guide

    School Name: Puddletown School

    Description: Puddletown School is hiring a lead primary guide for the 2021/22 school year, with an option to begin easing into the classroom in mid-spring of this 2020/21 year, if it fits. We are an AMI primary and elementary program in Eastmoreland SE Portland with an active and ongoing commitment to social justice and equity work… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Send a short cover letter and resume to puddletownoffice@gmail.com

  7. Primary Guide– immediate hire

    School Name: Haggard Childcare

    School Location: Seattle, WA

    Description: Haggard Childcare Resources (www.haggardchildcare.com) is looking for a preschool teacher for an immediate opening, due to an emergency situation. Ideal candidates are people who are passionate about supporting children in their learning and development and are lifelong learners themselves. Energetic and creative teachers will find a beautiful and long-standing classroom, where you will have the… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Please submit a cover letter and resume to Nicole Siciliano, at nicole@haggardchildcare.com. Thank you!

  8. Primary Guide

    School Name: Eugene Montessori School

    School Location: Eugene, OR

    Description: Eugene Montessori School is seeking a trained Primary Teacher to join our school community for the 2021-22 school year. We are located in Eugene, home to the University of Oregon, Track Town USA and is in the heart of the Willamette valley. Eugene is short distance from both the beach and the mountains. Established in… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    We look forward to sharing more about our school. Please email a cover letter and resume to Jobina Peterson at info@eugenemontessorischool.com

  9. School Director

    School Name: Alder Montessori

    School Location: Portland, OR

    Description: We are seeking qualified applicants for the School Director for our Alder Montessori Program which provides high-quality Montessori early childhood education free of cost to low-Income children and families. Alder Montessori is co-located at Alder Elementary School, within the Reynolds School District, and serves children ages 3-6 within our multi-age classrooms. Most of our children… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    To Apply: AEME Is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to equity, diversity, and inclusion. We value a diverse workforce to attain our mission and support our families.
    To be considered for this position, please provide (1) a cover letter which describes how your background, work experience and skills make you a great candidate for this position, and (2) a current resume to: lberry@montessori-equity.org

  10. Full time, Upper elementary substitute

    School Name: Vancouver Montessori

    School Location: Vancouver, WA

    Description: Cascadia School, located in Vancouver, WA, is seeking a full-time, upper elementary substitute. The substitute will cover for a guide who will be on maternity leave. The position will start in December and go through mid-April. In the month of December, the substitute will work alongside the classroom guide and assistant. Cascadia School is in-person… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    For further information, please contact Danielle Benge: danielle.benge@cascadiaschool.org

     

  11. Montessori Primary Lead Guide

    School Name: Parkrose Montessori

    School Location: Portland, OR

    Description: Parkrose Montessori School is a bilingual (Spanish/English) school for kids from 3 months to 6 years old. We are seeking a full-time Montessori Lead Guide for a Primary classroom starting November/2020. The teacher should have either AMI or AMS certification and if bilingual in Spanish will be a big plus… Candidates will have strong interpersonal… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

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

  12. Full-time Children’s House Distance Learning Guide

    School Name: Harmony Montessori

    School Location: Portland, OR

    Description: Harmony Montessori is seeking a Children’s House Distance Learning Guide who is dedicated to offering Montessori Education to all children regardless of their cultural, developmental or socioeconomic background. This position is for the remainder of the 2020-2021 School year. The ideal candidate would have experience working with a diverse community of children and families and… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    To learn more about Harmony Montessori please visit our website at www.harmony-montessori.com
    Interested candidates may send resumes to Employment@harmony-montessori.com

  13. Substitute Teachers and Assistants for 2020/21 School Year

    School Name: Alder Montessori

    School Location: Portland, OR

    Description: Alder Montessori is seeking to build its on-call substitute list for the 2020/21 school year. The program is currently doing Comprehensive Distance Learning (CDL) and seeking to begin to collect applications for substitutes for the program during CDL and for when in-person learning for the program begins again. Alder Montessori is a two-classroom Primary program… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Please send a cover letter and resume to Laura Pilkington, lpilkington@montessori-equity.org. All interviews will be conducted via Zoom. Thank you, in advance, for your interest!

3. Assistants

  1. Children’s House Classroom Assistant

    School Name: Harmony Montessori

    School Location: Portland, OR

    Description: Harmony Montessori is seeking to hire a Children’s House (preschool) classroom assistant. Applicants must: Have current registration in the Oregon Background Registry Hold current certification in Child/Infant CPR & First Aid Hold a current Oregon Food Handler’s Card Have completed the Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse and Neglect Training Have completed the Oregon Health and… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Interested candidates may send resumes to Employment@harmony-montessori.com.

  2. Children’s House and Elementary Classroom Assistants

    School Name: Franciscan Montessori

    School Location: Portland, OR

    Description: 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 2021 school year.

    Contact:

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

  3. Classroom Assistant

    School Name: McMinnville Montessori

    School Location: McMinnville, OR

    Description: McMinnville Montessori School is seeking an assistant to work alongside a trained guide in a classroom with a current group of 11 children. Duties include supporting children’s independent activity, assisting in the bathroom, supervising on the playground, cleaning and maintaining the environment. Our requirements include: • Experience (and joy in!) working with young children •… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Please forward your resume and letter of interest to:
    Shazia Abdulla, Head of School (learning@mcminnvillemontessori.com)

    School website: www.mcminnvillemontessori.com

4. Office Staff

5. Substitutes

  1. On-Call Elementary Substitute

    School Name: Childpeace Montessori

    School Location: Portland, OR

    Description: On-Call Elementary Substitute Childpeace Montessori School is seeking On-Call Elementary Substitutes to work in our Elementary programs. Substitute shifts will be scheduled Monday through Friday, between 8:00am and 4:00pm. This person will be asked to support our distance learning programs with support from the Classroom Guide and/or Assistant and Education Technology Specialist, to provide staffing… 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.

    Childpeace Montessori School does not discriminate on the basis of 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.

  2. Full time, Upper elementary substitute

    School Name: Vancouver Montessori

    School Location: Vancouver, WA

    Description: Cascadia School, located in Vancouver, WA, is seeking a full-time, upper elementary substitute. The substitute will cover for a guide who will be on maternity leave. The position will start in December and go through mid-April. In the month of December, the substitute will work alongside the classroom guide and assistant. Cascadia School is in-person… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    For further information, please contact Danielle Benge: danielle.benge@cascadiaschool.org

     

  3. Full-time Children’s House Distance Learning Guide

    School Name: Harmony Montessori

    School Location: Portland, OR

    Description: Harmony Montessori is seeking a Children’s House Distance Learning Guide who is dedicated to offering Montessori Education to all children regardless of their cultural, developmental or socioeconomic background. This position is for the remainder of the 2020-2021 School year. The ideal candidate would have experience working with a diverse community of children and families and… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    To learn more about Harmony Montessori please visit our website at www.harmony-montessori.com
    Interested candidates may send resumes to Employment@harmony-montessori.com

  4. Substitute Teachers and Assistants for 2020/21 School Year

    School Name: Alder Montessori

    School Location: Portland, OR

    Description: Alder Montessori is seeking to build its on-call substitute list for the 2020/21 school year. The program is currently doing Comprehensive Distance Learning (CDL) and seeking to begin to collect applications for substitutes for the program during CDL and for when in-person learning for the program begins again. Alder Montessori is a two-classroom Primary program… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Please send a cover letter and resume to Laura Pilkington, lpilkington@montessori-equity.org. All interviews will be conducted via Zoom. Thank you, in advance, for your interest!

  5. On-Call Elementary Substitutes

    School Name: Childpeace Montessori

    School Location: Portland, OR

    Description: Childpeace Montessori School is seeking On-Call Elementary Substitutes to work in our Elementary programs. Substitute shifts will be scheduled Monday through Friday, between 7:30 am and 5:00 pm. This person will be asked to support our distance learning programs with support from the Classroom Guide and/or Assistant and Education Technology Specialist, to provide staffing for… 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.

    Childpeace Montessori School does not discriminate on the basis of 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. General

7. For Sale

  1. MONTESSORI SCHOOL and COMPLETE INVENTORY OF MATERIALS AND FURNITURE

    School Location: Anacortes, Washington

    Description: MONTESSORI SCHOOL and COMPLETE INVENTORY OF MATERIALS AND FURNITURE — FOR SALE I would love to pass this beautiful school building and property on to a dedicated Montessori professional. Located in the small town of Anacortes, Washington, this school is respected and loved by the community. Sale includes complete Montessori materials for primary, many children’s,… Continue Reading »

    Contact:

    Email inquiries accepted: fidalgobaymontessori@gmail.com

8. Open House