Spanish Speaking Lead Teacher for Immersion Program

Spark Montessori is a start up Montessori school based in the city of Chicago that seeks a Spanish speaking lead Primary teacher to support a new Spanish Immersion classroom.

Key Candidate Skills and Attributes:

  • Alignment with organizational mission and values
  • Experience working with young children 
  • Ability to simultaneously take ownership of establishing and leading a new classroom and work collaboratively with broader team
  • Passion for the Montessori method of education
  • Openness to coaching by administration 
  • Track record of reliability and dependability
  • Ability to put together Montessori works in the Spanish language

Credential Requirements:

  • Montessori Primary certification (completed or in progress)
  • At least 3 years of experience in a Montessori classroom 
  • Ability to pass a criminal background check 
  • 3 written character references
  • Medical examination with proof of TDap and MMR immunity