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Join one of Australia's largest Montessori Schools

The Principal of Inner Sydney Montessori School (ISMS) invites applications for the position of Primary Director, from 6 – 12 Montessori trained teachers throughout Australia. This is an exciting full-time, permanent opportunity for a passionate educator to join our School. The position is expected to commence early August 2021.

About Us

Well located in the vibrant suburbs of Balmain, Rozelle and Lilyfield in Sydney, ISMS has an enviable, small school reputation whilst being one of the largest Montessori schools in Australia. ISMS is a friendly and dynamic pre and primary school with students at the heart of everything we do. The staff create nurturing classrooms where each child develops a healthy self-concept, positive values, strong skills, a deep academic understanding and a curiosity and appreciation of nature and the world around them.

About You

The successful candidate will be an enthusiastic educator with an embedded understanding and appreciation of the Montessori philosophy. You will have, or be working towards, a reputable Montessori 6 -12 Diploma and hold a relevant teaching qualification. You must have full Australian working rights, with no restrictions.

You will have NESA accreditation, a Working With Children Check number and a valid first-aid qualification (or be willing to obtain one, supported by the School).

You will demonstrate:

A passion for Montessori education and a strong desire to work within a collaborative, authentic Montessori environment;
The ability to promote a positive and supportive ethos for pupils where all are valued, encouraged and challenged to achieve the best they can;
Excellent interpersonal skills.
The successful candidate will be required to provide certified copies of their qualifications and transcripts prior to their commencement at ISMS.

How to Apply

We are very proud of our School and actively encourage applicants to visit our website on www.isms.nsw.edu.au to gain an understanding of ISMS.

To register your interest and obtain further information please email Acting Principal, Michael Dunn, at principal@isms.nsw.edu.au to arrange a confidential discussion.

Direct applications may be submitted, including a cover letter and CV, to principal@isms.nsw.edu.au by Friday, 11 June 2021.

Salary is determined in accordance with the Independent Schools NSW/ACT Standards Model (Teachers) Multi-Enterprise Agreement 2017.

ISMS is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. The position is subject to satisfactory references and a Working with Children Check.

To apply for this job email your details to principal@isms.nsw.edu.au.