Career Opportunities

MCMS is always happy to accept resumes from exceptional, joyful and flexible people who wish to join our staff as openings may occur in the future. Interested candidates are invited to send a resume, cover letter and two letters of reference to 

MCMS is seeking individuals who are interested in joining our dynamic team in the upcoming 2018-19 school year. Interested candidates are asked to email Vicki McCarthy, , for more information, including a full job description.
Director of Advancement
This school year position (Monday, August 20, 2018 – June 14, 2019) is from 7:30AM-4:00PM Monday-Friday, and includes some additional summer hours.
Upper Elementary/After School Club Program Assistant
This school year position (Thursday, August 23, 2018 – June 14, 2019) is from 9:30AM-6:00PM Monday-Friday.
Lower Elementary Program Assistant
This school year position (Thursday, August 23, 2018 – June 14, 2019) is from 7:30AM-3:30PM Monday-Friday.


MCMS seeks substitute teachers to assist in programs from toddler through junior high (15 months to 14 years). The ideal candidate has some experience working with children of all ages. Montessori knowledge and experience are a big plus: an interest in learning about Montessori education is a must! Candidates should possess self-direction, patience, a positive outlook, and the ability to collaborate with others. Please send your resume, cover letter and two letters of reference to Vicki McCarthy at

General Information About MCMS

For 45 years, MCMS has warmly welcomed children from the greater Madison area. We are a vibrant and inclusive school community, located near the state capitol and the University of Wisconsin. The Madison/Middleton area is consistently ranked as a top community in which to live, work, play and raise a family. There are lakes every way you turn, beautifully changing seasons, and a bright and energetic population.

Come and join our warm & welcoming community in our state-of-the-art school building, built specifically for our Montessori needs and located on a beautiful, pastoral property. Our non-profit school serves nearly 200 students, from 15 months to 14 years of age, in eight classrooms (1 Toddler, 3 Children’s House, 2 Lower Elementary, 1 Upper Elementary, and 1 Adolescent) guided by our committed, long-term, AMI trained faculty, who are supported by both an AMI trained Head of School and an AMI trained Director of Education. We are proud to be the only school in the state of Wisconsin that is fully accredited at all levels, Toddler through Upper Elementary.

MCMS is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in its admission policy or in employment on the basis of family structure, age, race, ethnicity, color, sex, creed, disability, political persuasion, national origin or ancestry, sexual orientation, military service, or organizational membership, or any other status protected by law.