Hilltop Montessori School, founded in 1972, is perched atop a hill on 43 acres in Brattleboro, VT. The school relocated several years ago to a custom built facility that houses a Toddler Room (18-36 months), two bright, sunny Children’s House (3-6 years) classrooms, a Lower Elementary (6-9 years), an Upper Elementary (9-12 years), as well as a fully equipped kitchen area, art and music rooms. The Middle School (12-14 years) enjoys its own house with comparable facilities. There is integrated computer use at the Upper Elementary and Middle School levels, woods and trails for hiking and cross country skiing, gardens, a greenhouse and a pond. A newly constructed Arts Barn includes an all-purpose room, gymnasium, expanded music facilities and a theater. 130 students / 24 faculty-staff / American Montessori Society Full Member
If you would like to send your resume and letter of interest for future employment please send an email to Tamara Mount at tmount@hilltopmontessori.
Hilltop Montessori School seeks a teacher who can become part of the strong three-person Upper Elementary team (for up to 30 UE students) supported by an art teacher, learning specialist, technology integration assistant, in addition to strong staff throughout the school. This position is for the 2020-21 school year from the end of August to the middle of June.
This position requires an individual who:
– encourages independence and curiosity in children
– enjoys interaction with 9-12 year olds with respect and humor while holding them accountable for responsibilities
– has an approach to classroom management that is strong, but also reflects their love of, and respect for, the students
– communicates clearly with students, parents, and colleagues
– maintains an environment that engages all types of learners and meets students where they are
– is energetic, organized, and flexible
– is passionate about the Montessori Method and Philosophy.
Upper Elementary Montessori credential is preferred, but we are interested in candidates who might be taking the training and doing an internship at our school. Compensation commensurate with experience and a generous benefits package including: health insurance, matching retirement funds, tuition remission, etc.
Spend the summer in beautiful southern Vermont!
We are looking for a Primary trained Montessori teacher to lead a Children’s House classroom for part or all of the five weeks of our summer program (June 22nd – July 24th). The mornings are a regular Montessori work cycle, often utilizing our outdoor classroom space. The afternoons are quiet time followed by more outdoor time. This position could be for the mornings (8 a.m.-noon) or for the full day (8 a.m.-3 p.m.). We can help with housing! Our campus is beautiful and the summer program has a wonderful balance of structure and freedom, making good use of the beautiful outdoor space.
After-Care/Afternoon and Substitute Teacher:
Help our younger students rest and play – Part-time consistently available from 2:30-4:30 or 11:30-5p.m. on weekdays, and can also be on-call for work during the morning school hours (starting at 7:30 or 8:00 a.m.)
Coaching Team Volunteer:
Hilltop after school sports programs will be in need of parents to join the coaching team for next year. Volunteers will have support from the athletic director and other parents. The fall brings soccer, with practices one or twice a week after school. The winter brings basketball, and the spring sports are cross country running and/or ultimate frisbee. This is a great opportunity to help continue and grow the enthusiasm for the programs, not to mention getting to spend time with the kids and exercise! To express interest and/or get more information please contact Athletic Director, Mace Sebby or Tamara Mount.