• Full Time
  • WA

Website Perth Montessori

Encouraging curious, independent, lifelong learners

Perth Montessori is experiencing a period of growth, with demand for places in the Children’s
House set to reach 60 places by the end of 2024. Therefore, we are excited to invite
applications from registered early years teachers with Montessori qualifications and
experience to join our team in Term 3, 2024.

The Guide (teacher) is responsible for delivering high-quality, engaging, and inclusive
education according to Montessori practices and principles to students in multi-age groups.
The Children’s House caters for students from 3 to 6 years in Pre-Kindy, Kindy and Pre-

Initially, you will work as part of a team of three – you, another teacher and assistant – to
lead and support a class of 30 students. At the start of 2025, the group will be reformed into
two classes with each teacher leading one.

The successful candidate will be a passionate, reflective and dedicated Montessori educator,
who finds joy in supporting young children and their families. You will be a team player, keen
to collaborate and tackle challenges with your colleagues. You exercise humility and
compassion, and actively contribute to building a workplace culture based on trust and
respect. You are open to feedback and learning, demonstrating a growth mindset and a
solutions-focused approach to facing challenges.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

a. A teaching qualification recognised for registration by the TRBWA (B.Ed., Dip. Ed.,
Master of Teaching) with early years certification.
b. Montessori certification for ages 3-6 from a recognised Montessori training centre.
c. Demonstrated experience as a Montessori guide for children aged 3-6 years (highly
desirable) and a genuine passion for the Montessori approach.

How to Apply

Interested candidates should provide:
1) A covering letter of not more than two pages, addressing their suitability against the
Job Description provided;
2) An up-to-date CV detailing their qualifications, skills and experience relevant to the
position; and
3) The names of 2 professional referees, including a principal or line manager (please
note that referees may be contacted prior to interview).

Application Deadline

The closing date for applications is Friday 21 June 2024. We encourage early submissions,
as Perth Montessori reserves the right to proceed with an ideal candidate ahead of the

Please send your application via email to reception@perthmontessori.com include
“Montessori Teacher Application (Children’s House)” in the subject line and attention it to the
Principal, Ms Sally Alderton. For further information, please call +61 (0)8 9362 3186 or email

To apply for this job please visit perthmontessori.com.


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