We are looking for enthusiastic, experienced team players to promote a high-fidelity Montessori learning environment at Escuela del Sol, New Mexico’s oldest independent not-for-profit Montessori school. The ideal candidate for the Guide position will have AMI or AMS elementary (6-12) training and classroom experience. For all teachers: first and foremost we are looking for someone with a centered, healthy and focused attitude who understands he or she works in concert with parents and colleagues as well as students. We value the arts, outdoor education, social responsibility, and classroom cultures rich in grace and courtesy. If you have the ability to combine intuition, creativity, best practices, inspiration, humor, grace and empathy in your teaching practice, please send a letter of interest and résumé to Sarah@edelsol.org. Detailed job description available upon request; salary depends on experience; strong benefits package available.
Escuela del Sol has 200 students, toddler through 8th grade. We are located in the heart of Albuquerque between Old Town and Downtown. Our campus is a lively urban oasis that houses a variety of garden spaces, our Montessori classrooms, and the Harwood Art Center, the school’s community outreach program. The school and its art center are preparing to embark on the implementation of a new 20-year Master Plan. Our faculty consists of highly qualified, experienced and engaged Montessori Guides and Assistants who model the mission: To Inspire a Passion for Life-Long Learning.