Toddler Montessori Teacher Position

First Academy Montessori School – Markham, ON

Job description

First Academy Montessori school is licensed with the Ministry of Education and offers a Primary Montessori Program with a mixed-age group in the classroom.

We are currently seeking a Toddler Guide/Directress to begin in September 2023 The candidate must have:

  • A valid work permit or residence status in Canada
  • A strong commitment to Montessori philosophy
  • A MACTE accredited diploma
  • Minimum of two years of working experience with children
  • Current First Aid and CPR – Level C – Standard Training
  • Criminal Reference Check – vulnerable sector screening
  • Immunization up to date & 2 step TB Test

Job Responsibilities:

  • To plan and implement an effective Montessori program for children within a warm and nurturing learning environment
  • To supervise the children at all times, ensuring a safe environment
  • To maintain a positive and consistent approach towards child management that is compatible with the First Academy philosophy and program statement.
  • To communicate with parents daily in a positive and supportive manner
  • To assist, supervise, and guide students as well as any supply staff and/or Student volunteers
  • To demonstrate a sound knowledge of all relevant sections of the Child Care Early Years Act and ELECT document.
  • To maintain professionalism, confidentiality, and courtesy at all times

We Offer:

  • Beautiful bright classrooms with complete sets of Montessori materials
  • Friendly and Supportive working environment
  • Competitive salary
  • Generous Insurance benefits package
  • Employer-paid professional development
  • Dental and extended health care benefits
  • Life Insurance
  • On-site Parking
  • Tuition reimbursement

Job Type: Full-time

Contract length: 12 months

Salary: From $50,000.00 per year


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

Application Questions:

  • Do you reside in Canada and have a valid working status?
  • Are you a MACTE certified, Montessori trained teacher?


  • Childcare: 2 years (required)

Work location: In  person

Expected start date: 2023-08-26

We kindly request all applicants send their resume to

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