Art Teacher
  • Arts
  • Teacher

Lexington Montessori School, Lexington, MA

Accredited by AISNE and AMS

Lexington Montessori School is seeking an experienced Art Teacher to start in the 2020-21 academic year. The teacher will collaborate on an art team that provides developmentally appropriate programs for students aged 3-6, 6-9, 9-12 and 13-15 years.  The position is part-time, 20 hours/week.

The successful candidate will have experience with most media, and must have experience using and teaching with clay (LMS has a kiln and 4 potter’s wheels), including the ability to lift up to 25 pounds of clay.

Applicants should send resumé and three references, together with a statement of teaching philosophy to Biff Maier, Director of Faculty and Curriculum, Lexington Montessori School, 130 Pleasant Street, Lexington, MA 02421. You may also email Biff Maier at employ@lexmontessori.org.

 

Lexington Montessori School is an independent day school serving toddler through eighth grade enrolling approximately 220 students. LMS has a diverse family and teacher community, committed to the Montessori approach of mutual respect and collaboration, striving for outcomes of resourcefulness, self-reliance, divergent thinking, and belief in oneself as a contributing member of the school and of society. Our recently-acquired 19 acres of woods and wetlands provide ample outdoor opportunities for teachers and children.

 

Our mission:  Lexington Montessori School builds an inclusive, joyful community that ignites self-discovery through purposeful learning, inspiring children to embrace and challenge the world with compassion, resilience and courage.