CSM is growing and expanding!
At this time, we are accepting applications for the positions below. If you are interested in applying, please forward a cover letter detailing your childcare/teaching experience, resume and references to us at firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail: 207 Gothic Court, Franklin, TN 37067, Attn: “Education Director.”
We look forward to hearing from you!
PRIMARY LEAD GUIDE – Full Time
We are currently seeking a Primary Lead Guide.
Open since 2011, CSM strives to be a warm, welcoming community in which children and adults alike find friendship and support. We are committed to providing a superior Montessori education for children ages 18 months through kindergarten.
Applicants must have an undergraduate degree, as well as Montessori Early Childhood certification from a MACTE-accredited program. Applicants must also be at least 21 years of age.
Our ideal candidate will have a love of teaching and working with young children, classroom teaching experience, and a true passion for the Montessori philosophy. We are looking for someone who is self-guided, yet works well as a team player and collaborator, and someone who will be able to seamlessly transition into our established school community.
Salary is commensurate with experience. To apply, please respond to this ad and email your resume, along with a detailed cover letter highlighting your teaching and Montessori experience.
PRIMARY ASSISTANT – Full Time
We are currently seeking a Primary Assistant for our established classroom communities.
The Primary Assistant will support our Primary Lead Guides in caring for our 3 to 6 year-old students each day. The ideal candidate MUST have childcare experience with preschool-aged children, preferably in a classroom setting. While Montessori experience is not required, an interest in the philosophy is preferred. We are seeking someone who is energetic, caring, and a self-starter, who truly enjoys working with children. A high school diploma (or equivalent) is required, and applicants must be at least 21 years old. The position is Monday through Friday. To apply, please send us your resume, along with a cover letter detailing your childcare and teaching experience.
AFTERCARE ASSISTANT – Part Time or Full Time
We are currently seeking Aftercare Assistants for our Primary students (ages 3 – 6) in the aftercare program, as well as our School’s Out Care program during school holidays and vacation weeks.
Aftercare responsibilities include coordinating activities for the children, preparing snacks, and supervising the aftercare assistants. Part-time positions are from 3pm – 6pm, Monday – Friday, including full days during our school vacation days/holidays. Full-time positions are from 10am-6pm Monday – Friday, including full days during our school vacation days/holidays.
The ideal candidate will have experience working with children ages 3 – kindergarten. While Montessori experience is not required, an interest in the philosophy is preferred. You should be a self-starter with a flexible schedule, positive energy, creativity, and a love of working with young children. You should also be able to adapt to various situations with ease and be able to multi-task. The position is Monday through Friday. To apply, please send us your resume, along with a cover letter detailing your childcare experience.
SUBSTITUTE TEACHERS – Per Diem
We have the occasional need for substitute teachers in both our Primary and Toddler classrooms. If you have a teaching/education background and would like to be considered for a per diem substitute position, please forward your resume and cover letter. Substitute teachers are hired on an as-needed basis, and are most often asked to work from 8:30am – 3:30pm.
Montessori experience is not required, but an interest in/understanding of the philosophy is preferred. The hourly rate is commensurate with education + experience.