Primary Lead Guide

Thacher Montessori School, Milton, MA

Accredited by AISNE and AMS

Thacher Montessori School (Toddler-AP in Milton, MA) is accepting applications for a Primary Lead Guide for the 2019-20 school year.

Candidate qualifications:

  • AMI Montessori training
  • Deep knowledge of Montessori theory
  • A commitment to carry on the work of Dr. Montessori in your classroom practice
  • Innate desire to work joyously and respectfully with children
  • An eagerness to fully embrace Thacher’s diverse community
  • Desire to be an engaged team player

Other desired qualities:

  • Excellent observation skills
  • A sense of humility
  • Strong communication skills
  • The ability to listen and be present
  • Sense of humor
  • Positive outlook and demeanor

Located within a half-mile of Boston city limits, the school enjoys a rich cultural and geographic diversity in a natural setting, lying between a 7,000-acre nature preserve and The Wakefield Estate, a 23-acre arboretum with livestock and specimen gardens. Each of our 9 classrooms in a 1989 building designed for Montessori schooling is led by a Montessori trained guide, assisted by a second faculty member and, at the elementary and adolescent levels, specialists. The school is AMS accredited for all ages and recognized at the 0-3 and 3-6 levels by AMI. With a strong foundation built over the last 48 years, the school is poised to carry out its missions as a fully realized and still developing Montessori community.




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