Open Positions

Lead Guide: Kindergarten

We are accepting applications from qualified applicants to lead our Kindergarten class.

Requirements of the Position

As a Montessori public charter school, our instructional staff must meet eligibility standards for the position.  Montessori teaching credential, as well as a Florida Educator’s Certificate in Primary or Elementary Education, are requirements of the position.

Candidates who hold only Montessori credentials may be eligible for temporary certification; learn more about pathways to professional educator certification:

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

The position begins 5 August 2019 with a pre-planning week, and students begin with a staggered start. Our Primary (Kindergarten) and Elementary classrooms are staffed with an assistant as well as a lead guide, and our typical class size for Kindergarten is 18 students.


Placement on the salary schedule shall be based on verified years of teaching experience in the field. The beginning level base salary for Instructional Staff is $42,000.  Advanced degrees and Montessori credentials receive supplemental compensation.

The May Sands Montessori School offers a comprehensive benefits package for its employees.

Application Information

Qualified candidates should send a letter of interest, resume and three references to Lynn Barras

The May Sands Montessori School is an equal opportunity employer.

Seeking Support

Call for applicants: Join our substitute pool!  Contact Ms. Pam or call 305.293.1400, ext. 53429