• Temporary
  • WA

Website Perth Montessori

Encouraging curious, independent, lifelong learners.

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.
Lower Primary classes cater for children aged 6 to 9 who are typically in years 1 to 3.

This is a short-term contract due to parental leave in one of our Lower Primary classes. The
successful candidate will plan, prepare, deliver and assess personalised education programs
to a small but diverse group of students, according to Montessori practices and principles.
You will be a caring, creative and flexible educator who is passionate about the power of
Montessori learning to bring out the best in every child.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience

a. A teaching qualification recognised for registration by the TRBWA (B.Ed., Dip. Ed.,
Master of Teaching),
b. Montessori certification for ages 6-12 from a recognised Montessori training centre
(highly desirable).
c. Demonstrated experience as a Montessori guide for children aged 6-9 or 9-12 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 (Lower Primary)” 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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