The 12-Acre Classroom!


2018-19 School Year

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Upper Elementary Co-Teacher

Are you a collaborative, creative Montessorian who is passionate about working with upper elementary students? Do you love working to design, grow and deepen educational programs in a collaborative, progressive, respectful, and professional community? Cedar River Montessori School is excited to announce that we have an Upper Elementary (9-12) Montessori Co-Teacher position open for the 2018-19 academic year! This position is new and will work closely with our current upper elementary staff to help design and guide the expansion of our upper elementary program within the context of our 12-Acre Classroom. Candidates of diverse backgrounds and experiences are encouraged to apply.

Candidate Qualifications Successful candidates will be experienced with Upper Elementary students, and will hold a Bachelor’s Degree and Montessori Elementary I and II training from an accredited AMS, AMI, or MACTE training center. Candidates must be organized, passionate, flexible, and respectful, with excellent communication skills and the ability to think creatively. Familiarity and willingness to incorporate technology is a plus, as is experience with environmental education, and a passion for hands-on science and connecting children to our natural world. Duties include lesson planning for group and individual, record keeping, completing progress reports, parent-teacher meetings, classroom management, implementing the Montessori philosophy, and coordination and collaboration with the other elementary and middle school teachers. Ideally you will be available this spring or summer to meet and plan with your co-teacher. Submit resume and letter of interest to

About Us Located on 12 acres of forested wetland and pasture, Cedar River Montessori is a private, independent, nonprofit 501(c)(3) Montessori school for students ages 3 through middle school in Renton, WA. Cedar River Montessori School fosters the innate curiosity of the child, presenting learning experiences that cultivate independent, creative thinkers who continuously build their understanding of themselves and the world around them. Learn more about our school and culture on Facebook, or at, or find us at the AMS conference in Denver! We look forward to meeting you!


We are always looking for great additions to our teacher and assistant substitute list. If you are interested, please send a cover letter outlining your Montessori experience, a resume, two references, and the DEL Employment Application form to

Non-Discrimination Statement

Cedar River Montessori School does not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, religion, creed, marital status, or Vietnam Era Veteran status.

This policy applies to all school programs, practices, policies and activities including client services and employment practices.

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