6-12 Montessori Director, New South Wales

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Inner Sydney Montessori SchoolNew South Wales

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Start date: January 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

This is a fantastic opportunity for Montessori trained Primary Directors to join our passionate and dynamic team. ISMS is well located in the vibrant suburbs of Balmain and Lilyfield in Sydney.

Director roles commencing in January 2019 at Sydney’s benchmark Montessori school.

Meet with Principal, Zoe Ezzard in the UK this September!

Inner Sydney Montessori School, established in 1981 and well located in Inner Sydney, is recognised as one of the leading Montessori schools in Australia, yet maintains an enviable small school reputation as a friendly and dynamic Pre-Primary and Primary School with students at the centre of everything we do.
ISMS Principal, Zoe Ezzard welcomes contact from potential applicants to discuss why you should join this growing team. We would love to hear from you!

We are looking for passionate educators with an embedded understanding and appreciation of the Montessori philosophy. You will have a reputable 6-12 Montessori Diploma and hold a relevant teaching qualification. You will also be required to attain NSW Education Standards Authority accreditation.

You will have a Working with Children Check number and a First- Aid qualification.

You will demonstrate:

  • A passion for Montessori education and a strong desire to work within a collaborative, authentic Montessori environment;
  • The ability to promote a positive and supportive ethos for pupils where all are valued, encouraged and challenged to achieve the best they can;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.

Respect, collaboration and supportive relationships are at the heart of our School culture resulting in an environment where staff feel valued, supported and inspired. We work collaboratively to create nurturing classrooms where each child develops a healthy self-concept, positive values, strong skills, a deep academic understanding and a curiosity and appreciation of nature and the world around them. Our child focused Pre-Primary and Primary School is at enrollment capacity with around 300 students between the ages of 3-12.

In addition, around 100 students are enrolled per term in our esteemed Infant Community Program for 0-3 year olds.

We are very proud of our School & encourage you to learn more about us at www.isms.nsw.edu.au and follow us at facebook.com/InnerSydneyMontessori

How to Apply

Please forward applications by including a cover letter and CV to principal@isms.nsw.edu.au

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ISMS is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. The position is subject to satisfactory references, police clearances, a Working with Children Check and comply with the requirements of NESA.



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More about Inner Sydney Montessori School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Address: 44 Smith Street, Balmain, New South Wales, NSW 2041, Australia
Telephone: +61 2 9555 7803
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Inner Sydney Montessori School is an independent Pre-school to Year 6, operating according to the philosophy and principles of Dr Maria Montessori who believed children have a natural love of learning and experience great exhilaration and satisfactio...