Career Opportunities


 

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The Village School is an AMS accredited school located in Waldwick, NJ serving students ages 18 months through 8th Grade. At The Village School, you will find a work environment that is comfortable, friendly, respectful and supportive.  Teaching in an AMS accredited Montessori school means that you will have a part in educating children to become independent, confident and kind life-long learners.  We are a tight knit, welcoming community where faculty and staff work together to ensure the success of the school as a whole for everyone from the youngest child to the most seasoned member of staff.  It is a place where you will find many opportunities to make life long connections and to grow professionally. 

Working in a Montessori school is a unique opportunity that includes specific methods while still allowing opportunities for individual expression. Members of staff are expected to adhere to the mission and guiding principles of the school and the Montessori philosophy. Teachers should be Montessori trained or interested in working towards their certification.

We are seeking candidates for the following positions for the 2021-2022 school year: 

Middle School Teacher
Full Time Position

The Village School is seeking a Science/Language Arts teacher to join the MIddle School (Grades 7-8) teaching team. Applicants should possess strong knowledge of the Science curriculum. Candidates must hold or be eligible for State certification. Middle School teaching experience is preferred.  Interested candidates should send cover letter and resume to Ldykstra@thevillageschool.net 

Lower Elementary Teachers
Full Time Position

The Village School is seeking Lower Elementary teachers (Grades 1-3).  Applicants should have strong interpersonal and classroom management skills and enjoy working as part of a team. Candidates must hold or be eligible for State certification. Montessori certification or experience is a plus. The school would consider an intern for this position. Interested candidates should send cover letter and resume to Ldykstra@thevillageschool.net 

Primary Assistant Teachers
Part Time Position

The Village School is seeking  part time assistant teachers to join our Primary (3-6 year olds) program. Candidates should have Montessori or preschool classroom experience. The school would consider an intern for this position. Interested candidates should send cover letter and resume to Ldykstra@thevillageschool.net 

Toddler Teacher
Part Time Position

The Village School is seeking a teacher to join our Toddler program. Candidates must have Montessori certification and classroom experience. Interested candidates should send cover letter and resume to Ldykstra@thevillageschool.net 

Toddler Assistant Teacher
Part Time Position

The Village School is seeking a part time assistant to join our Toddler program. Candidates should have Montessori or classroom experience. The school would consider an intern for this position. Interested candidates should send cover letter and resume to  Ldykstra@thevillageschool.net 

 Interested candidates for any of the above positions should send cover letter and resume to Ldykstra@thevillageschool.net 

The Village School is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Our policy with respect to decisions affecting all terms and conditions of employment is to treat applicants and employees without regard to race, creed, color, sex, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, disability and veteran status, or any other classification protected by applicable federal, New Jersey, and/or local law, except where such considerations are bona fide occupational qualifications permitted by applicable law.