The Montessori School of Greater Hartford has available a unique full-time, 7th-9th grade teaching position at its farm campus, where work on the land merges with academic studies. The applicant, a college graduate, should enjoy designing and implementing interdisciplinary project-based and experiential learning opportunities in a small, friendly, collaborative school community. The candidate should have a deep appreciation for the natural world and agriculture and be able to plan lessons and farm-based projects that regularly entail physical movement and purposeful work, as well as deep abstract study. An ability to engage young adolescents in a variety of activities and to enjoy working alongside them both outdoors and in the classroom is essential. An ability to teach math, through advanced algebra and geometry, is preferred.
MSGH, established in 1964, is an AMI recognized school that serves approximately 200 children from 15 months to 15 years. Our new Guide will join a team of passionate, warm, committed people dedicated to serving each child with respect and joy. We are looking for a team player who takes initiative and communicates with children, staff and parents with maturity, sensitivity, and respect
MSGH is a supportive, inclusive environment for staff, children, and their families. With several in administration holding AMI Diplomas, the school is committed to consistency, in all its actions and interactions, in providing the highest standard of Montessori to all its constituents.
MSGH offers a generous benefits package and excellent opportunities for professional development, including sponsoring qualified candidates to earn their AMI Adolescent Diploma. Salary is commensurate with education and experience. Please send your resume to Mary McHale at firstname.lastname@example.org