Shrewsbury Montessori School enjoys a rich history of attracting people who are committed to the education of young people and the Montessori method of education. Credentialed Montessori teachers and credentialed public- or private-school teachers with subject specialization are encouraged to schedule a meeting with the Head of School to explore opportunities for future employment. Contact us.

Current Openings

Children’s House Lead Teacher

Shrewsbury Montessori School (SMS) is seeking an experienced, Children’s House (CH) Lead Teacher (1.0 FTE) who is passionate about Montessori education. Our Auburn Campus is housed in a quaint log cabin with a wonderful adjacent playground located 20 minutes from our main SMS campus. The Lead Teacher will join an experienced assistant to guide a class of 13-20 three to six-year olds. The Auburn Team works collaboratively with the main campus while maintaining some independence in managing the satellite campus. At the same time, the Auburn Team benefits from being part of a larger group of CH teachers and school. Teachers meet regularly to share ideas and materials. View full job description.

Children’s House Assistant Teacher

Shrewsbury Montessori School (SMS) seeks a full time Montessori Assistant Teacher (1.0 FTE). Candidates must have previous experience working with children. Montessori experience is a plus, but not required. Opportunities for Montessori training may be available. The assistant teacher will support the smooth daily routines and operation of a class of approximately 20 students, ages 3-6. The assistant teacher works under the guidance of a Montessori credentialed lead teacher to ensure a high quality learning experience for all children.
The job responsibilities include, but are not limited to organizing and preparing materials, keeping the classroom orderly and clean, record keeping, arrival and dismissal of students, and facilitating the learning process for each child. This position supports the Montessori teaching method by helping guide the child through self-directed activities, allowing the child to develop at their own pace. The assistant works with the lead teacher to foster a loving, nurturing, safe, and stimulating non-competitive environment.View full job description.

SMS is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions based on merit, qualifications, and skills. SMS will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information, veteran status, military service, application for military service, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. All such discrimination is unlawful and contrary to SMS values and will not be tolerated by SMS. SMS will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities, in accordance with applicable law.