Classroom Assistant: MCMS is accepting resumes from exceptional, joyful and flexible people who wish to join our staff as a full-time assistant in the Montessori classroom. This is a school-year position that begins on Thursday, August 20, 2015. 

Interested candidates will have some formal training in the field of education and/or have significant prior experience working with children, as well as a strong interest in learning more about the Montessori Method. Duties for this position include cleaning and maintaining the classroom environment for the children, supervising lunch/recess activities, and assisting the Montessori teacher as requested.

Please send resume, cover letter and two letters of reference to headofschool@madisoncommunitymontessori.org. Deadline for all submission materials is Monday, August 10, 2015. 

Substitute teachers:  MCMS seeks substitute teachers to assist in programs from toddler through junior high (12 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 admissions@madisoncommunitymontessori.org


General Information About MCMS 

For over 40 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 community in our brand new, state-of-the-art school building, built specifically for our Montessori needs and located on a beautiful, pastoral property. Our non-profit school serves over 170 students, from 12 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 which 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.