Lower Elementary Interim Assistant Teacher Position
  • Teacher

Kingsley Montessori School, Boston, MA

Accredited by AISNE and AMS

DESCRIPTION: Kingsley is looking for applicants for the position of Interim Lower Elementary Assistant Teacher. The candidate offered the position will be expected to work from August 19 to December 20, 2019. We seek reflective, intentional educators who want to contribute to a progressive, integrated curriculum informed by Montessori pedagogy and principles. As an Interim Assistant Teacher, this individual will share responsibility with Lead Teachers, for all aspects of each of our students’ classroom experience and for developing strong partnerships with parents and colleagues. Other important duties include advancing your professional and personal growth and fulfilling administrative duties. All teachers attend regular meetings and share responsibilities with other faculty in the areas of curriculum management, classroom schedules, record keeping, student needs, and the classroom environment. Lower Elementary Assistant Teachers report to the Lower Elementary Director of Education.

ABOUT US: Located in the heart of Boston’s Back Bay, Kingsley is an independent day school guided by a unique blend of Montessori philosophy and innovative programming. Kingsley offers a Montessori education tailored to the talents, curiosity, and growth of each student. Our progressive, inquiry-based programs cultivate students’ social and academic development, and prepare them to advance successfully to top public and independent middle schools. Our program’s commitment to knowing every child and to partnering with parents propels each student to access his or her potential.


  • BA/BS degree required
  • Experience with a variety of instructional methods and multi-age learning environments
  • Ability to work collaboratively with faculty to enhance curriculum and community
  • Commitment to meeting the needs of each child
  • Commitment to professional growth and best practices in education
  • American Montessori Society (AMS) or Association Montessori Internationale (AMI) teaching credentials are a plus but are not required


  • Competitive, independent school salaries
  • Dental, Health, and Flexible Spending (FSA)
  • Qualified transportation program


  • A cover letter describing your interest in the position with overview of your background and experience with children and education
  • A current resume

APPLICATIONS SHOULD BE SENT TO: Karen Diamond, Assistant to the Head of School—working@kingsley.org *electronic file names must be in the following format: FirstName LastName CoverLetter Year FirstName LastName Resume Year

  • Assistant
  • Lower School