Welcome to our Employment page. RiverRun Community Montessori, founded in 2008, is a small non-profit Montessori school for children ages 3 to 14 years.  Staff is supported and appreciated by an active Board and parents. RiverRun Community Montessori is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in employment practices due to race, creed, gender, age, or national origin.

 


Middle School Teacher

RiverRun Montessori seeks a teacher to direct our Middle School Program (Grade 7-8)   We seek flexible, imaginative, creative teachers who can effectively plan and problem solve with a team. Confident, professional demeanor and a sense of humor are important characteristics. Candidates must be able to communicate effectively with students, parents, colleagues and others.  Above all, a strong respect for and love of children is essential to function effectively in this child centered Montessori environment.

This position has an immediate start date.

Substitute Teachers
 
The classroom substitute teacher is responsible for assisting our head directress in either our Primary class (ages 3-6 years), Lower Elementary Class (grades 1-3), Upper Elementary Class (grades 4-6), or Middle School (grades 7-8) as the need arises.  S/he will help administer the Montessori curriculum and will provide a warm, nurturing, safe, and peaceful learning environment.  Responsibilities may include handling nap-time, preparing children to go outside, assisting young students in the restroom, or supervising recess/lunch.  S/he will work under the guidance of the head directress.
 
Minimum qualifications include a familiarity of the Montessori philosophy, a genuine love of children, and a strong team spirit.
 
This is an “as-needed” position of approximately 4-7 hours/day.  We generally follow the Niskayuna School district calendar and snow day schedule. 
 
Please send resume to Sherrie Clune, School Administrator at sclune@riverrunmontessori.org.