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Posted On: Mar 12, 2024

Montessori Lead Teacher (Birth-3 years)

Small Savers CDC

washington,DC, usa

The Montessori Lead Teacher will be responsible for implementing Montessori practices in

our Toddler One classroom (children who are Birth-3 years old). He/she is responsible for

providing a safe and nurturing Montessori environment for the children in his/her care,

following the expectations set forth by the Executive Director.


• Associates degree or higher in education

• A Montessori certification (strong preference)

• Commensurate experience working in a child development center; and

• First aid and CPR certification; and

• Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Provides safe, nurturing, and stimulating Montessori environment for children in the class

with developmentally-appropriate materials and curriculum;

Ensures the safety of the children, including responsibility for completing any incident

reports and notifying parents and/or authorities;

Meets the physical requirement of the teaching position:


Lead Teachers are paid bi-monthly (26 pay periods per year) on an hourly basis.

Lead Teachers are classified as non-exempt are paid overtime for all hours worked over 40

hours in a given week.

Lead Teachers are eligible for all benefits offered full-time Small Savers employees.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $24.59 – $36.11 per hour

Expected hours: 40 per week


• 401(k)

• Dental insurance

• Health insurance

• Life insurance

• Paid time off

• Retirement plan

• Vision insurance


• 8 hour shift

• Monday to Friday


• Associate (Required)