Montessori Preschool Teacher

Burnaby Montessori School is a fully accredited learning institution licensed with both Fraser Health and Independent Schools Branch.

We are currently seeking a Montessori Trained Teacher, working with children ages 4, 5 and 6 years of age. This classroom consists of 25 children and 3 teachers – 2 Montessori Trained Teachers and 1 Montessori Trained and Independent School Certified / BC Certified Teacher.


  • Montessori Training & Experience (AMI or MATCE)
  • Valid ECE Certificate and License to Practice
  • Valid First Aid Certificate
  • Medical Clearance Letter
  • 3 References
  • Ability to Work in a Team-Orientated Environment
  • Enjoy Working Collaboratively with Staff and Parents
  • Motivated, Energetic & Enthusiastic


  • Passion for working with children, devoted to providing the best education and care to students.
  • Meet with the administration and classroom teachers weekly to discuss any classroom, student or school matters.
  • Collaborate with teachers, parents and students to provide the best education for each student and helping them grow socially, emotionally and academically.
  • Be responsible for the progress of children in all academic areas within the classroom.
  • Be responsible at all times for planning, record keeping, special presentations and/or classroom organization/maintenance in a professional manner using routine meetings and regular communication with teaching partner(s).
  • Plan and organize special events for the Winter Celebration, End of Year Concert, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day and Sports Day.
  • Have a 15 to 20 minute circle time at the end of each class.
  • Participate in professional development activities which may include workshops, curriculum development, retreats, meetings, assessments, and other professional pursuits


  • Maintain a professional relationship with the children, staff and parent community at all times.
  • Communicate in person or by telephone with parents whenever necessary and maintain a record of the discussion / matter.
  • In collaboration with school administration and teaching partners, produce an informative monthly newsletter for parents.
  • Lead Parent/teacher conferences twice a year.
  • Lead parent classroom observations and parent visit day twice a year.


 Please submit resumes to:

Hours: 8:00am – 4:00pm, Monday to Friday

Salary: Varies depending on experience and education


Burnaby Montessori School

5489 Kingsway, Burnaby BC V5H 2G1