Primary guide

Childrens Own School, Inc., Winchester MA
Children's House (3-6 years)


Come join Children's Own School in the year we apply for Association Montessori Internationale accreditation. We are seeking an AMI primary trained guide to run a classroom of 20 plus children. We use a coaching model with support from a director of education, ideal for new teachers or experienced ones looking to change their practice in new ways. We maintain a three hour morning work cycle and our classrooms are fully equipped with high quality and beautiful materials. We operate 4 primary classrooms and 1 toddler room with total enrollment of 89 children.


AMI primary certification preferred. AMS certification will be considered if the individual is willing to take AMI training. MACTNE accreditation of training program beneficial. Inquiries from AMI toddler and elementary trained individuals is welcome.


Children's Own School is unique for its long-standing service to Winchester and the surrounding towns of Medford, Stoneham, Woburn, Arlington, etc. Opened in 1942, COS has a strong financial position, full enrollment, highly competitive salaries and benefits. We closely follow the local public school calendar with a two-week break in December. Come join a supportive group of adults who apply Montessori principles to work in our adult group and community.

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