Big Sky Discovery Academy – Discover Your Potential

Job: Montessori Early Childhood PreK Short and Long Term Substitute Teacher Positions

Location: Big Sky, Montana             Grades: Early Childhood ages 3-5

Qualifications:  Must have a valid EC Montessori certification, as well as hold a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university.  A minimum of two years of prior Montessori classroom teaching preferred.   Our ideal candidates are energetic, self-motivated teachers who are child-centered and committed to both academic excellence and character development. Creativity and innovative ideas are embraced and encouraged.  A candidate must be willing to collaborate with colleagues and communicate effectively with all members of the school community including families, students and staff.  Additionally, a candidate must demonstrate flexibility to adapt curriculum to meet the needs of individual students and increased seasonal enrollment.

Position requires a demonstrated ability to:

  • Facilitate student learning with a calm/patient demeanor
  • Work cooperatively and collaboratively with staff
  • Embrace the Montessori philosophies of teaching and learning
  • Be aware of multiple developmental needs of pre-school aged children.
  • Monitor student progress with a variety of assessment tools and measures of success.
  • Perform other duties as determined by EC Program Director and Executive Director

We require a national criminal/background records check.

Description:  We are a fun and welcoming work environment offering a competitive hourly wage and potential for increased position as school grows.

Other duties as assigned by Program and Executive Director.

Salary:   TBD              Deadline: Until filled.

Send a cover letter, three letters of recommendation, a resume and copies of relevant certifications or licensure to marie@bigskydiscoveryacademy.org