Careers

Careers

Founded in 1980, MCS is fully accredited by the American Montessori Society and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. Our beautifully planned, 14 acre, wooded campus is located between Durham and Chapel Hill. MCS features sunny, spacious classrooms, science lab, a fine arts building for music, art, and ceramics, a sport field, track, sand volleyball court, numerous playgrounds, and a gymnasium. Located near three major universities, the area is rich with cultural and environmental diversity.

Our competitive benefits package includes health, dental, long-term disability, 403(b), professional development, and tuition remission for qualified dependents. Applicants must have a Montessori credential (AMS or AMI) or a willingness to complete Montessori training at the school’s expense. A BA or BS and previous classroom experience is preferred. Candidates are expected to work collaboratively for the benefit of each child and the school, and must demonstrate a commitment to professional growth and development.

We accept resumes from Montessori-trained teachers at all program levels. including toddler, primary, lower and upper elementary, and adolescent. Interested applicants are invited to forward their resume with a cover letter to the Head of School, Cindy Zajic, at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Openings for the 2015-16 School Year

Late Day Assistant

Montessori Community School is currently accepting applications for a part-time Late Day Staff Member to work from 11:30-3:30 p.m., Monday-Friday starting on August 17, 2015. Candidates should be passionate about working with children and have experience in a classroom setting teaching children ages 3-5 years old. A bachelor’s degree in education, early childhood, or a related field are required. A background in Montessori education is preferred. This position requires a candidate with energy, flexibility, and collegiality. Strong classroom management skills’ as well as excellent communication with students, parents, and colleagues’ is essential. Interested applicants are invited to forward their resume with a cover letter to the Head of School, Cindy Zajic at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)