Agenda | Next 7 Days

February 9, 2016
  • Valentine's Day of Community Service

    February 9, 2016

    Upper Elementary and Middle School students will assist parent volunteers in assembling 300 lunch bags for TASK.

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February 10, 2016
  • CANCELLED: Parent Ed: Parenting the Elementary Child (Pri/El Parents)

    February 10, 2016 @ 8:45 am - 10:00 am

    Primary and Elementary Parents are encouraged to attend. An opportunity to learn from developmental specialists what the key issues, drive, and sensitivities are for the Elementary aged child and what parenting techniques work best in creating a happy, harmonious home and a highly functioning child and to share with other parents stories, experiences, and challenges in seeking advice from tried and true parenting

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  • Brick Farm Market Lunch

    February 10, 2016

    Week 1: Grilled chicken breast, gluten free mac and cheese, seasonal vegetable (contains dairy) Week 2: Meat loaf (all beef), mashed potatoes, seasonal vegetable Week 3: Gluten Free spinach and cheese lasagna, with jersey tomato marinara (contains dairy) Week 4: Roasted turkey breast, baked sweet potato fries, seasonal vegetable

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  • MS Basketball Scrimmage at Waldorf

    February 10, 2016 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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February 11, 2016
February 12, 2016
  • School Closed - Open for Addl Days (I-E) - Faculty In-Service

    February 12, 2016

    Faculty In-Service

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Employment Opportunities

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Employment Opportunities

At Princeton Montessori School, we believe you’ll find a fulfilling place to work, where respect is a cornerstone of all interactions and learning and collaborating are embraced by all.  Working in a Montessori school means making a difference in the lives of children and their families and growing yourself as a person and professional.  

All persons who are employees of the Society share in the responsibility of observing a code of ethics which mandates truthfulness, honesty and integrity in all employee activities. As employees in an American Montessori Society (AMS) accredited school, we pledge to conduct ourselves professionally and personally in ways that will reflect our respect for each other and for the children we serve. We will do whatever is within our talents and capacity to protect the rights of each child to have the freedom and opportunity to develop to full potential.

Princeton Montessori Society is an equal opportunity employer seeking individual candidates who are responsible, respectful, and have a keen interest in learning and developing oneself.

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Current Positions

Below are positions for which we are currently hiring. If interested, please complete an employment application and email resume to hr@pmonts.org.

Receptionist & Events Coordinator

Princeton Montessori School is seeking a full-time front desk receptionist and school events coordinator, beginning March 2016. The ideal candidate is a warm, engaging, and professional individual with strong organization skills, computer competency and the ability to multitask​ and learn new skills. Previous experience with events planning and public positions a plus.

Required:

Warm, professional disposition; Proficient computer skills and an adaptable learner; Dependable and a strong communicator; High school diploma or higher​

This is a full-time, 8am – 4pm ​year-round position with school holidays off.
Salary commensurate with experience.

Administrative Intern

Princeton Montessori School and Princeton Center for Education are seeking those interested in a part time Administrative Internship.  If you have completed or are working toward a degree in Business Administration and are looking for an opportunity to gain experience in all areas of independent school management, please send your resume and cover letter detailing your interest and departmental focus to our Human Resources department.

On Call Substitute – Infant through Early Childhood programs

Seeking a focused, calm individual who enjoys working around young children and being a support to teachers.  The candidate should be someone who is interested in learning about the Montessori philosophy of teaching. Responsibilities include assisting teachers and preparing and maintaining a classroom environment in multi-age groupings from infants through age 6.  A quiet and calm demeanor and professional appearance is a must.  Background check necessary and previous experience a plus.  You would be called to work for either an 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM or a 10:30 AM to 6:00 PM schedule on any given day. Competitive hourly salary.

On Call Substitute – Elementary through Middle School programs

Seeking an energetic, well-balanced individual who enjoys working with older children and is comfortable and familiar implementing lesson plans left by subject teachers.  The candidate should be someone who is interested in learning about the Montessori philosophy of teaching. Responsibilities include assisting teachers, preparing and maintaining a classroom environment in multi-age groupings, and supervising and initiating lesson plans for subject teachers, in their absence.  A professional appearance and respectful demeanor is a must.  Background check necessary and previous experience a plus.  You would be called to work for either an 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM or a 10:30 AM to 6:00 PM schedule on any given day. Competitive hourly salary.

AMS Internship Practicum

The Princeton Montessori Society may offer up to three unpaid practicum (internship) opportunities (Infant & Toddler, Elementary I and Secondary I) to begin September 2014 to passionate Montessori educators who have fulfilled the academic requirements through Princeton Center Teacher Education at the Infant/Toddler and Elementary I level and approved site for Secondary I.
Applicants must submit a current resume, two references along with a philosophical statement regarding his/her interest to become a Montessori teacher.  The minimum of a Bachelor’s degree is required.  A stipend in the amount of $3,000 will be paid to each participant at the completion of the practicum experience and the fulfillment of the requirements of the PCTE course for the recommendation of an AMS credential. This practicum is not a guarantee of future employment with the Princeton Montessori Society.

Equal Employment Opportunity is a fundamental principle of the Society. Employment is based upon personal capabilities and qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, marital or family status, physical characteristics, genetic information, national origin, disability or any other characteristic protected by law.

This policy of Equal Employment Opportunity applies to all policies and procedures relating to recruitment and hiring, compensation, benefits, termination, and all other terms and conditions of employment.

What Sets Princeton Montessori Apart

Accredited at the highest level by the American Montessori Society

Led by a dedicated Head of School and engaged Board of Trustees

Staffed by a passionate team of faculty that surpasses the recommended teacher-to-student ratio set by the American Montessori Society (AMS)

Connected to PCTE, a world-renowned Montessori teacher training center as a lab school, ensuring the highest standard of a Montessori education

Set in a beautiful, natural, safe setting with state of the art learning environments

An experienced institution and a model for Montessori learning for nearly 50 years

Attended by healthy, happy, engaged, and connected families who strive to give their children the very best educational and developmental experiences available

Committed to providing the best in Montessori education and 21st Century Learning

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The Montessori Method of education, developed by Dr. Maria Montessori, is a child-centered educational approach based on scientific observations of children from birth to adulthood.

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