Upper Elementary Assistant Teacher

Summit Montessori School, Framingham MA
Upper Elementary (9-12 years)


Summit Montessori School seeks an Upper Elementary Assistant teacher for a full-time position beginning August 1, 2022. We seek a motivated individual with strong organizational and communication skills who values working as a member of a dynamic and creative team and who delights in the 9-to 12-year-old age span. The ideal candidate will have experience working as a teacher or assistant teacher in an Upper Elementary classroom and will be adept at supporting the classroom systems (environmental preparation, record keeping, classroom management) that support the functioning of a successful Montessori UE classroom.


Candidates must have or be willing to gain proficiency with classroom technology support systems such as Google Classroom. Candidates must hold the minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree and have some classroom experience, preferably but not necessarily in a Montessori classroom. The ideal candidate will be highly motivated toward professional development, and able to work successfully and collaboratively in a team approach. Candidates may qualify for school support in gaining Upper Elementary teacher training.


Summit, a 26-year-old school housed in a beautiful historic mansion in Framingham, MA, currently enrolls 100 students, ages 18 months-12 years. Summit is a welcoming community that values diversity of all kinds. Summit holds accreditations from the American Montessori Society and the Association of Independent Schools of New England. Salary and benefits are competitive and commensurate with experience and training.

Contact Information

Candidates should send a cover letter and resume to: Martha Torrence, Head of School Summit Montessori School 283 Pleasant St. Framingham, MA 01701 Summit Montessori School considers applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender preference, sexual orientation, age, disability, familial or marital status, or any other characteristics protected from discrimination under state or federal laws.