Elementary Lead Guide

School Name: Little Oak Montessori School

School Location: White Salmon, WA

Little Oak Montessori School in White Salmon, Washington seeks an AMI-trained elementary guide to lead a well- established classroom beginning 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. The Gorge is known for world-class outdoor recreation, abundant local organic produce and majestic Pacific Northwest beauty.

Ideal candidates will have AMI certification at the elementary level and a Bachelor’s degree. Preferred candidates will have a Washington State teaching certificate (or be eligible to obtain certification) and a Master’s Degree. Both recent graduates and experienced Montessori educators are encouraged to apply.

Little Oak provides fully implemented AMI Montessori education for children ages 3 through 12 years of age. We seek an organized, warm, flexible guide who can effectively run a classroom according to the Montessori Method.

The ideal candidate will possess the ability to understand and work with students having a range of learning styles. They will be able to communicate effectively and professionally with parents, students, and staff. Professionalism, a positive attitude, and sensitivity to confidentiality are essential characteristics for the ideal candidate.

Salary is commensurate with credentials and experience and competitive with independent schools in the area.

We offer: competitive salary, professional development opportunities, 401k retirement plan, MERP (Medical Expense Reimbursement Plan), paid holidays and annual PTO.

We appreciate: warmth, patience, creativity, collaboration, humor, and most important passion for working with children.

Little Oak Montessori is an incorporated non-profit 501(c)3 and equal opportunity employer. littleoakmontessori.com


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