Director of Athletics
  • Athletics

Cambridge Montessori School, Cambridge, MA

Accredited by AISNE and AMS

Cambridge Montessori School is currently seeking an experienced Athletic Director to implement, coordinate and maintain athletic programs for students in grades 1-8. The Athletics Director will direct, develop, and enhance the school’s current Athletics Program. This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious individual to take a program to the next level by increasing programming options to attract more student involvement. The Athletics Coordinator will work within the Elementary and Middle School programs, and will report to the Director of Elementary and Middle School Programs.

Roles and Responsibilities include:

  • Supporting PE for the Lower and Upper Elementary programs
  • Overseeing the Middle School Physact program, which involves planning, booking, and leading the weekly Physact outing
  • Coaching the CMS athletics teams each season (soccer in the fall, basketball in the winter, and cross-country in the spring), as well as the two athletics-based clubs (ultimate frisbee in the fall, flag football in the spring)
  • Support CMS’ auxilliary program, Passport, in coordinating and leading before and after-school athletic programs
  • Representing CMS in the Big MAC (Montessori Athletic Conference), which entails attending league meetings and coordinating games and events such as the Big MAC Field Day with other league athletics personnel
  • Driving the 14-passenger CMS van to and from athletics events as team transportation
  • Assisting with the set-up and running of the CMS ski school program, which takes place at Nashoba Valley the first four Fridays in January
  • Assisting with the set-up and running of the annual CMS Webster O’Brien 5K, which takes place in May

This full-time position is for the 2019-2020 school year. Salary and benefits are commensurate with experience. 3-5 years of experience and bachelor’s degree is required. Salary is commensurate with experience.


Candidates should send a letter and resume to:

Sarah Kotwicki, Director of Elementary and Middle School Programs 

About our school

At Cambridge Montessori School, we partner with our diverse community, using authentic Montessori principles, to reveal each child’s innate love of learning and prepare our children to thrive in a complex world.

Cambridge Montessori School is a coeducational independent day school currently enrolling 220 students from toddlers through grade eight. In 2013, CMS celebrated 50 years serving Cambridge and surrounding towns. CMS is a dynamic, international community, which reflects the diverse culture and rich educational resources of the region and enrolls students from over 20 different countries. CMS is accredited by the American Montessori Society and the Association of Independent Schools in New England, and is a member of the National Association of Independent Schools, Montessori Schools of Massachusetts, and the International Montessori Council.

CMS is a non-sectarian institution and does not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, religion, national or cultural origin, sexual orientation, family style, political belief, or disability in the administration of its admissions, financial assistance, education or employment practices.