Employment Opportunities

Located within a half-mile of Boston city limits, Thacher Montessori School enjoys a rich cultural and geographic diversity in a natural setting. The school sits between a 7,000-acre nature preserve and The Wakefield Estate, a 23-acre arboretum with livestock and specimen gardens, used for the adolescent program. Each of our 10 classrooms is led by a Montessori trained guide, assisted by a second faculty member, and, specialists at the elementary and adolescent levels. The school is accredited for all ages by the American Montessori Society (AMS) and recognized at the 0–3 and 3–6 levels by the Association Montessori International (AMI).

Current Positions

Substitute Part Time School Nurse (immediate)

Thacher Montessori School (Milton, MA) is seeking a part time substitute school nurse to start immediately.

Children’s House & After Care Assistant (immediate)

Thacher Montessori School (Toddler-AP in Milton, MA) is searching for an assistant to work in our Children’s House and after school care programs to begin as soon as possible

Lower Elementary Lead Guide (February – May 2016)

Thacher Montessori School is seeking a Lower Elementary 6-9 Lead Guide Maternity Substitute, from February 22 (or shortly thereafter) to the week of May 2.

Lower Elementary Lead Guide (2016/17)

Thacher Montessori School is seeking a Lower Elementary 6-9 Lead Guide for the 2016-17 academic year.  Please send cover letter and resume to head of school Don Grace at employment@thacherschool.org.

Ongoing Searches

Substitute Teacher and Assistant

Thacher seeks substitute teachers and assistants for Toddler through Upper Elementary classrooms. This role will be utilized for absences that are planned as well as late-notification situations. Whenever possible, advanced notice will be given to a substitute.  Candidate should have good interpersonal skills and calm demeanor. If interested, please contact Vicky Varnum.

Lead Guide

Thacher is on an annual search for lead guides for the 2016-17 school year, without knowing of specific openings yet. Please send letter of interest and resume to head of school, Don Grace at employment@thacherschool.org.

1425 Blue Hill Avenue · Milton, MA 02186

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