Maternity Leave Teaching Position

Full Time


Selkirk Montessori is seeking an educator to undertake a one-year maternity leave in one of their Montessori Elementary 6-12 classrooms.

This is a full-time position with one other partner guide in a thriving Montessori environment. We are a community of diverse and enthusiastic learners, both students and on staff. We believe in community, teamwork, and bringing joy and interest to our learning.

We are accepting applications from candidates with the following:


Bachelor of Education or other 4-year degree (applicable for BC Teaching Certification)

Montessori age 6-12 training an asset

Flexibility, expertise, and creativity when teaching alongside colleagues


Engagement with students of various learning levels and capabilities

Positive behaviour management

Tracking of lessons, independence, and skills in Transparent Classroom

Parent communication

Upkeep of the Prepared Environment

Report card writing

Other skills and qualities:

excellent communication skills and respectful rapport

ability to bring interest to life in the school environment

a joy for working with young children of all different experiences and abilities

·very strong organizational skills

Our students have the advantage of a well-rounded program right from age three. They have, generally, developed a love of learning.

Candidates would appreciate the flexibility and challenges of collaborative teacher team to explore rich academic content and broad opportunities for creative studies.


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