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At Greene Towne, guided by our incredible teaching staff, students discover for themselves a purposeful, active, personal learning journey, with unlimited potential to grow incredible lives and strong communities. See the current opportunities below to join our dedicated teaching family.

Greene Towne Montessori School provides equal employment opportunity and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, national origin, disability, ancestry, citizenship, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.

GTMS MONTESSORI AUXILIARY ASSISTANT (two openings)

The Greene Towne Montessori School Auxiliary Assistant is an important role that provides both classroom and administrative support. The role provides key experience in the many operational systems at the heart of running a school. The Auxiliary Assistant reports to the Head of School, Montessori Director/Dean of Faculty, Administrative Assistants or Coordinator/Lead Teacher as assigned.  This position requires flexibility and a broad range of skills, with energetic adaptability to changing needs each day.

 

Contact Name: Sarah Sweeney-Denham, Head of School
2121 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19103

email: ssweeneydenham@gtms.org

web: www.gtms.org

●             Qualifications: 4-year college degree or higher. Greene Towne Montessori School is seeking individuals that have a love for children, possess a growth-mindset, are organized self-starters, and are flexible and sensitive to the needs that arise in the life of an active school.

●             Benefits: Competitive compensation. Health, dental & vision insurance for full-time employees. Retirement plan and term life.

●             Community: Greene Towne Montessori School, located in Center City Philadelphia, is dedicated to providing a stimulating learning environment for children ages 18 months through 6 years, consistent with the values and principles developed by Maria Montessori. It is our mission to develop each child’s full human potential–emotionally, academically, and socially–and to foster a life-long love of learning. Our programs aim to meet the diverse needs of the children and families we serve. Our urban location allows us to take advantage of Philadelphia’s cultural and educational opportunities.

  •  To apply: Email letter of interest, resume, and contact information for three professional references, to ssweeneydenham@gtms.org.
  • Deadline: 6/1/21. Position start date: 8/30/21. Applications for these two openings will be reviewed as they are received.
Montessori Primary Assistant Teacher

Title: Montessori Primary Assistant Teacher (7:45 am- 3 pm)

Contact Name: Sarah Sweeney-Denham, Head of School

2121 Arch Street

Philadelphia, PA  19103

email: ssweeneydenham@gtms.org

web: www.gtms.org

  • Title: Montessori Primary Assistant Teacher, full-time 9-month position
  • Greene Towne Montessori School is seeking qualified candidates for the position of the Primary Assistant. The Primary Assistant will assist the Montessori Lead Teacher in the classroom. Duties of the Primary Assistant include helping to maintain a beautiful Montessori Toddler environment, adherence to the Department of Human Services Standards, maintenance and upkeep of the classroom, assisting with toileting, and involvement with cooking and craft projects.
  • Qualifications: 4-year college degree or higher. Montessori experience helpful. Greene Towne Montessori School is seeking individuals that have a love for children, possess a growth-mindset, are organized self-starters, and are flexible and sensitive to the needs that arise in the life of an active school.
  • Benefits: Competitive compensation. Health, dental & vision insurance for full-time employees. Retirement plan and term life.
  • Community: Greene Towne Montessori School, located in Center City Philadelphia, is dedicated to providing a stimulating learning environment for children ages 18 months through 6 years, consistent with the values and principles developed by Maria Montessori. It is our mission to develop each child’s full human potential–emotionally, academically, and socially–and to foster a life-long love of learning. Our programs aim to meet the diverse needs of the children and families we serve. Our urban location allows us to take advantage of Philadelphia’s cultural and educational opportunities.
  • To apply: Email letter of interest, resume, and contact information for three professional references, to ssweeneydenham@gtms.org.
  • Deadline: 6/1/21. Position start date: 8/30/21. Applications will be reviewed as they are received.
Primary All Day Montessori, Afternoon Team Lead Teacher (10am-6pm)

Greene Towne Montessori School, located in Center City, Philadelphia, is dedicated to providing a stimulating learning environment for children ages 18 months through 6 years, consistent with the values and principles developed by Dr. Maria Montessori. Fully accredited by the American Montessori Society, Greene Towne Montessori School instills in young children an understanding of learning as a personal process, a sense of agency in building self and community, and the joy of possibility.

 

Greene Towne’s “All-Day Montessori” program was created specifically for students and their families who look for care beyond the typical school day and calendar. The extension of our classroom environment builds a unique community specifically set-up for children who stay at school all day. A single All-Day Montessori classroom with fewer transitions during the day gives the children consistency of place, teaching staff and activity with the same Montessori philosophy and teaching methods, and designed to meet the physical, emotional, social, and intellectual development of children as all our programs. Families have options to enroll for 9 months or 12 months. Children are guided by morning and afternoon teaching teams, with program hours from 8am-6pm. 

 

Greene Towne Montessori School values diversity as part of its mission, provides equal employment opportunity, and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, national origin, disability, ancestry, citizenship, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law. 

 

Title: Primary Lead Teacher: All Day Montessori, 10am-6pm, 12 month position

  • Greene Towne Montessori School is seeking qualified candidates for the position of a Primary Lead Teacher for its All Day Montessori Program. The Primary Lead Teacher will plan and deliver exceptional Montessori instruction to 3-6-year-old students, provide a nurturing and caring space for students and a well-managed classroom environment. This person would also be able to supervise and train the Assistant Teachers and meet with them to discuss classroom work and goals, develop lesson plans along with maintaining daily records of children’s activities and progress, have excellent communication skills both in written form and in speaking, and have regular, proactive communication with families throughout the school year.
  • Qualifications: Montessori Early Childhood Certification,  4-year college degree or higher, two or more years of experience in leading a Primary Montessori environment. Greene Towne Montessori School is seeking individuals that have a love for children, possess a growth-mindset, are organized self-starters, are a team player and are flexible and sensitive to the needs that arise in the life of an active school. Experience with Transparent Classroom and Google Suite helpful.
  • Benefits: Competitive compensation. Health, dental & vision insurance. Five school weeks of vacation. Retirement plan and term life.
  • Community: Greene Towne Montessori School’s mission to develop each child’s full human potential–emotionally, academically, and socially–and to foster a life-long love of learning. Our programs aim to meet the diverse needs of the children and families we serve (60 Toddler & 130 Primary students). Our urban location allows us to take advantage of Philadelphia’s cultural and educational opportunities.
  • To apply: Email letter of interest, resume, and contact information for three professional references, to ssweeneydenham@gtms.org.
  • Deadline: 1/01/22. Position start date: January 10, 2022. Applications will be reviewed as they are received.