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Washington Montessori School is an independent, coeducational, elementary day school serving students from Pre-K through 8th grade, in mixed age classes, and offering programs to children and adults of all ages. The School has a special focus on developing each child’s unique capabilities. This is accomplished through a commitment to the development of self-esteem, responsibility, and independence based on Montessori philosophy, common sense, and current educational research. Washington Montessori School is a joyful, learning community that expects the involvement of families and faculty and encourages the involvement of the community at large. Read more of our Statement of Purpose.

While our school has grown as an institution in many positive ways, we have always had a deep commitment to serving children We work hard to preserve our commitment and original enthusiasm to provide a Montessori education.

Washington Montessori School is committed to a policy of Equal Employment Opportunity and will not discriminate against an applicant or employee on the basis of age, sex, sexual orientation, race, color, creed, religions, ethnicity, nationality, alien status or citizenship, marital status, military status, or any other legally recognized protected basis under federal, state, or local laws, regulations, or ordinances.

Montessori Elementary Teacher
Washington Montessori School is seeking a full-time Montessori Elementary Teacher for the 2015-16 school year. A candidate is required to have Montessori teacher education background and several years of classroom experience. WMS is located in New Preston, CT in Litchfield County and has programs for toddlers through 8th grade. Its building and campus offer opportunities for both indoor and outdoor educational programs.

Montessori Middle School Teacher
Washington Montessori School is seeking a half-time Middle School Humanities Teacher for the 2015-16 school year. In addition to teaching a section of humanities, the position involves being a part of the Middle School teaching team and includes some additional duties.