The Montessori School of Columbia is looking for a co-lead teacher to join our team. This is a great opportunity for someone to earn a lead salary while sharing the responsibilities with a co-lead and collaborating with an amazing group of teachers.
Established 39 years ago, the Montessori School of Columbia is a warm and wonderful, not-for-profit school. Located on 3 wooded acres in the heart of the capital of South Carolina, we are five minutes from the University of South Carolina and Downtown Columbia and two hours from the mountains or the coast.
We follow a 9.5-month school year. Our teachers have two paid months off in the summer, as well as paid holidays. We offer competitive salaries, 80% paid health benefits, 3% matching 401k, opportunities for career advancement, opportunities for professional development, an authentic Montessori environment, fully equipped classrooms, generous material budgets, teacher autonomy, administrative support, a beautiful campus, and a group of loving, committed coworkers that collaborate with grace and courtesy. We know that our teachers make our school great.
The ideal candidate will be an organized, friendly, responsible, patient, professional, mature, kind person who works well with others, has a deep sense of social responsibility, and a love of people and animals. They must have a positive attitude and excellent writing and communication skills.