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Posted On: Jun 7, 2021

Montessori Early Childhood Lead Teacher

Winfield Children's House

Falmouth,ME, usa

Winfield Children’s House is seeking a teacher with a Montessori 3-6 credential to Lead or Co-Lead one of our Preschool/Kindergarten Classrooms.

The position requires a thoughtful, nurturing, conscientious teacher who has worked with young children, preferably in a Montessori school. The successful candidate should be inspired to teach, organized, self-directed, have good writing skills, and enjoy being part of a team.

Winfield is located in Falmouth, Maine. Recently celebrating its 30th anniversary, Winfield serves approximately 100 students from 16 months- 6 years. We have two Toddler and four Early Childhood classrooms. Winfield has a full-time Outdoor Educator and Art teacher on staff.


• Follow schedules and routines

• Establish and maintain positive relationships with students, parents, and coworkers

• Communicate with parents on students’ growth and progress

• Maintain the health and safety of all students

• Prepare the classroom environment for optimal learning

• Attend meetings and staff development


• A Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood/Elementary Education

• MACTE Montessori 3-6 credential, or willingness to attend training (*tuition benefit offered)

• Previous experience working with young children required

• Passionate about working with children

• Ability to build rapport with children

• Positive and patient demeanor

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills

• The ability to work collaboratively in a supportive environment


Winfield offers a competitive compensation and benefits package, commensurate with experience. The position is full-time and can be year-round by teaching in the Summer Arts and Sciences Program.