Early Years Teacher

  • Employer: Montessori International College
  • Location: Outside New Zealand, Sunshine Coast, Australia

Montessori International College is seeking a Early Years Teacher to Coordinate and advance the Montessori Beyond program.

The College is situated in Forest Glen on the Sunshine Coast, Australia and recently moved to a purpose built campus on 22 hectares. Montessori International College is entering an exciting phase in its expansion and is becoming a preferred workplace for Australian and international applicants.

The ideal candidate has a Bachelor of Education (Early Years). Familiarity with Montessori philosophy is preferable, though openness to its holistic, child-centered approach is essential. The position entails coordinating and designing the Montessori Beyond program, managing up to four other staff, liaising with parents, administration, as well as providing rich learning opportunities for children in enrolled in the program. Reliability, creativity, enthusiasm and initiative are essential characteristics for success in this position.

Hours are from 10am to 6pm five days a week during term, and variable shifts during vacation weeks between 7:30am and 6pm. Annual leave is included in this permanent position, along with sick leave and long service leave. The salary range for this position is $64,000 – $82,000 and is dependent on experience.

Qualified candidates should forward their resume to the Assistant Principal (Early Years and Primary College) via mark@montessori.qld.edu.au by COB on Friday, February 24. A detailed role description is available upon request. Information about our school can be found by visiting our website at: www.montessori.qld.edu.au.

25 February 2017