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Employment

Montessori Children's House of Durham employs persons of any gender, race, color, creed, family structure, national or ethnic origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, military status, and genetic information and permits them equal access to all the rights privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available. No discrimination is made on these bases or other federally protected characteristic in any employment practices.

How To Apply:

Send an application (see sidebar), with cover letter and resume, to Cynthia Hughey, Assistant Head of School, at cynthia@mchdurham.org or by mail to: 2800 Pickett Road, Durham NC 27705.
 

Please note: At this time, the employment applications are pdfs and are not conducive to being filled out online.

 

Positions currently available:

 

Spanish Teacher

Plan and implement small group Spanish instruction for children grades 1-6, using a combination of our established curriculum and innovations by the  teacher, coordinating as needed with curriculum in students’ base classroom.  Meet with each small group weekly. Prepare a short report on student progress twice yearly for parents and monthly short pieces for the school newsletter.  Position is 18 hours per week, with hours in the morning and/or early afternoon. School year runs August 21, 2017 to June 1, 2018. Planning time allowed weekly.

Only applicants with prior teaching experience will be considered, preferably in a Montessori setting.  Initiative and good organizational skills are a must.  Criminal and reference checks required.

Please submit a "Teacher Application" with your resume and cover letter.

 

 Lunch Supervisor

  • Have lunch with Elementary aged children and supervise their playtime…outside!
  • Days: Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays: 12 noon – 1:00pm; and Wednesdays: 12 noon – 1:30pm.
  • Position runs through early June 2018.  Training provided. Must be reliable, punctual, and willing to learn Montessori practices. Pay rate is based on experience. Criminal check and references required.

 Please submit a "Support Staff Application" with your resume and cover letter.

 

Before School Care Supervisor

  • Start your day on the playground! Supervise children before the school day begins.
  • Days: Monday – Friday    Hours: 7:45 – 8:45 am.
  • Position runs through early June 2018.  Training provided. Must be reliable, punctual, and willing to learn Montessori practices. Pay rate is based on experience. Criminal check and references required.
Please submit a "Support Staff Application" with your resume and cover letter.

 

Substitute Teachers

  • Hours vary depending on Lead and Assistant Teachers’ needs; hours will be plentiful for Substitutes who are able and willing to jump in!
  • Applicants must be punctual, reliable, professional , and nurturing. Previous experience in a Montessori practices setting is preferred, but not required, and applicant must be open to learning more of the philosophy (training will be provided). Pay rate is based on experience. Criminal check and references required.
Please submit a "Teacher Application" with your resume and cover letter.

Employment Applications


Please download the application below that fits the appropriate job description.
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Recruitment: Diversity Hiring Fair

On February 25, MCHD  joined with 8 other Triangle independent schools to host a Job Fair for underrepresented teachers and school professionals.  We look forward to planning the next event soon!
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