May Sands Montessori School is hiring!

Qualified candidates should send a letter of interest, resume and three references to Lynn Barras: Send Lynn a message. Only qualified applicants will be contacted.


Seeking Lower Elementary Guide (Teacher)

The May Sands Montessori School is seeking an Academic Guide (classroom teacher) to lead one of our three Lower Elementary (grades 1-3) classrooms. 18 smiling faces await the guidance of a passionate educator.

Montessori Elementary 1 Credential and a Professional Educator’s Certificate in Primary or Elementary Education are requirements of the position.

Prior experience leading inquisitive students in a Lower Elementary Montessori environment is preferred.  Above all, respect for self, others, and the environment are essential qualities to function effectively on our team.


Seeking Health & P.E. Teacher (Grades K-8)

The May Sands Montessori School is seeking a certified Health and Physical Education teacher for our instructional support team. Although this position is part-time, the opportunity to work with our team is full-time fun!  May Sands Montessori School is a high performing, A-rated public school of choice, serving students from six through fourteen years old.  We provide a nurturing and rigorous environment for learning in a tropical island community.

Our ideal candidate will possess experience leading a broad range of students in cooperative sports exercises, and will instill in students an appreciation for healthy living.  Above all, respect for self, others, and the environment is essential to function effectively on our team.


Application for Employment

Above all, respect for self, others, and the environment are essential qualities to function effectively on our team.

May Sands Montessori is a community school that is committed to providing an authentic Montessori education to the students of Key West and the Lower Keys.  We provide a nurturing educational atmosphere where students have the opportunity to fulfill their potential for intellectual, emotional, physical and psychological growth.


May Sands Montessori School offers a competitive salary and benefits package for certified professional educators.

The May Sands Montessori School is an equal opportunity employer.

Instructional Staff

Kristin DeKeyrel, Lower Elementary Guide, Osprey Class (6-9)

Send Kristin an Email Message  305-293-1400 ext. 53422

Jenni Franke, Early Secondary Guide, Blue Tang Class (12-15)

Send Jenni an Email Message   305-293-1400 ext. 53421

Katie Haas, Upper Elementary Guide, Sea Star Class (9-12)

Send Katie an Email Message   305-293-1400 ext. 53419

Alexis Hopkins, Lower Elementary Guide, Mahi Class (6-9)

Send Alexis an Email Message  305-293-1400 ext. 53424

Sandy McCoy, Upper Elementary Guide, Reef Gecko Class (9-12)

Send Sandy an Email Message   305-293-1400 ext. 53420

Natalie Sweeting, Teacher of Student Supports 

Send Natalie an Email Message 305-293-1400 ext. 53427

Suzanne Trottier, Primary Guide, Seahorse Class (5-6) 

Send Suzanne an Email Message 305-293-1400 ext. 53425