Elementary Guide (Lower and Upper)


Avon Montessori Academy, located on the west side of Cleveland, Ohio, is seeking an experienced Elementary Montessori guide to join our amazing team of teachers and wonderful school community!   AMA is a growing private school with four classrooms serving children from 18 months through sixth grade.  Our mission is to cultivate and inspire each individual within our school community to excel as lifetime scholars, creative thinkers, and responsible citizens.  Members of our school community act with respect, compassion, integrity, and heart.  We weave authentic Montessori philosophy with a warm and charming environment, placing emphasis on whole child development, peace education, and care of the Earth.


Position/Classroom Details:


  • Full-time, Monday through Friday, 7:30 – 4:00

  • 45 minutes of daily lesson planning/prep time

  • Charming classroom with library, science lab, kitchenette, and ample storage space

  • Well-equipped array of furniture and materials

  • Substantial budget for class field trips

  • Substantial budget for materials and classroom purchases


Benefits Include:

  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience

  • $200 per month Health Care Reimbursement

  • Tuition discount for family members

  • 10 paid sick/personal days per year

  • Monthly Teacher Work Days without students

  • 24 paid holidays/school breaks

  • Limited weekend events throughout the school year


Ideal Candidates:

  • Have their Montessori Elementary Credential

  • Have at least 2 years experience in a Montessori classroom

  • Are a responsible, dependable, capable, and flexible team player

  • Enjoy working as part of a like-minded team, contributing their gifts toward the advancement of the whole

  • Value working in partnership with parents

  • Possess good communication skills, orally and written 

  • Have a deep passion for working with young children and contributing to their growth and development 


All interested candidates may e-mail, fax, or send their cover letter, resume, and references to:


Avon Montessori Academy
37701-C Colorado Avenue

Avon, Ohio 44011
Fax: 440-934-1794
Email: AvonMontessoriAcademy@gmail.com


Attention: Julie Felder