The Southwest Institute of Montessori Studies training center will be partnering with Heartwood Montessori to open a lab school for the 2019-2020! The nonprofit private school would be providing an authentic AMI Montessori program for an underserved community in the Phoenix Valley.
We are in search of an Elementary AMI trained guide with a passion and desire to build and grow a program from the ground floor, this opportunity may be for you!
The Head of School for Heartwood Montessori comes with 25 years experience and has founded two highly successful AMI schools in the Phoenix Valley.
-$40,000-50,000 Salary, depending on experience
-Annual Stipend of $6,000 for Health Insurance of Retirement Fund
-8 Sick days
-2 Personal days
Candidates should exhibit:
o A firm belief in the independent abilities of young learners
o A desire to make an impact in individual lives as well as education in general
o Problem solving & growth mindset
o AMI Certification
o Previous classroom experience preferred, however, not required.
This positions will be for self-starters who have the desire to create an authentic Montessori environment. The Heartwood Montessori will be located on the new campus of the Southwest Institute of Montessori Studies, an AMI training center, in Mesa, AZ. This program will be Spanish Bilingual with all Leads speaking English and all assistants being native Spanish speakers.
The combined mission of SIMS and Heartwood Montessori is to provide an opportunity for a typically underserved community in the greater Phoenix area to attend an AMI authentic Montessori school at little or no cost.