Mountain Shadows Montessori School; Boulder, CO; AMI-trained Primary Lead Guide and YCC Assistant Openings

Mountain Shadows Montessori School is seeking an enthusiastic, AMI-trained Primary lead teacher for the 2019-20 school year. The position will ideally be filled as a year-round position, but academic year candidates will be considered.  We seek a Primary guide who is committed to a high standard of excellence in Montessori practice, someone who is open to sharing with and benefitting from a strong Montessori community, and a person who understands and appreciates the joys and responsibilities of working with young children and their families.

Mountain Shadows is also seeking a Young Child’s Community assistant for the 2019-20 school year. While this is ideally a year-round position, academic year candidates will be considered.

Mountain Shadows is located in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains in beautiful Boulder, CO just NW of Denver. This area offers year-round outdoor activities from hiking and fishing to skiing and snowshoeing. The school sits on a beautiful 7-acre campus overlooking the mountains and serves children 12 months to 12 years old. We have a wonderful, supportive community that is dedicated to helping our students of all ages become capable, compassionate, and contributing members of society.

Mountain Shadows offers a wonderful work environment with an AMI-trained Head of School, competitive salary, medical insurance, professional development including sponsorship to the annual AMI Refresher Course, and tuition benefits. Mountain Shadows is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 Please send a cover letter and resume to 

“The education of even a small child, therefore, does not aim at preparing him for school, but for life.”

~ Maria Montessori 

Karey Lontz