Why Work at Guidepost?
Because we're on a mission to dramatically increase the accessibility of Montessori education to children around the world. Whether you are a trained Montessorian with a lifetime of experience or you're just getting started, we want to hear from you.
Trained as a lawyer, Anita Omajafor discovered Montessori the way many of us have: by following her passions.
“I don’t have words to describe the absolute joy it gives me to be a part of this team. The beautiful and welcoming campus, the lovely and diverse families and the fantastic staff family here. I could not ask for a better school environment to call home.” — Anita Omajafor, Children's House Guide at Guidepost Montessori at Flower Mound
A few years ago, Tomeka Bostic was a mother looking for a good school for her “visual, hands-on” son. But when she discovered the independent, holistic approach to learning at Guidepost Montessori, she felt compelled to not only enroll her son, but to join the staff herself and help other parents seeking a better learning experience for their children.
“I worked in long-term healthcare for many years. I was always setting goals for the patients, and so I look at this job as just helping families to meet their goals with providing a quality, Montessori education for their child. I'm so grateful to be a part of all this!” — Tomeka Bostic, Assistant Head of School at Guidepost Lake Norman
Benefits of Working At Guidepost
In order to create an environment that both inspires and empowers children to become their best selves, we are dedicated to creating an environment for you that does the same.
Grow at Guidepost
Make a career out of your passion by taking advantage of our many leadership opportunities and promotion pathways. Through our training programs, ongoing professional development, individualized mentorship, and a supportive network of peers, our community is here to support your continued growth.
A Prepared Environment
Work in a spacious school environment that embodies the Montessori principles of order and beauty. Every classroom comes equipped with the full range of the high quality Montessori materials, and you are given a budget to personalize your classroom. Our instructors will help guide your study of Montessori theory and practice with professional, accredited training.
Know You're Valued
Guidepost Montessori offers an array of competitive benefits. Whether it’s our retirement package, health, life, dental, vision and disability insurance plans, our flexible paid time off, or generous tuition discounts, we are dedicated to supporting you in your mission: helping children learn.
We’re an international network of high quality Montessori schools. If you’re currently living abroad looking for immigration sponsorship, or you’re living in the states and are excited about teaching abroad, we provide immigration support and a myriad of opportunities to relocate within our community.
Are You Up for the Challenge?
We value the hard work and dedication of our teachers. We’re inspired by their relentless spirit to continually innovate in order to meet each child’s needs, and we’re here to support you on your journey. Bringing Montessori to the mainstream isn’t easy. It means making the Montessori approach irresistible to communities who may never have heard of it before. To do that, it’ll take a movement. Are you ready?
Giving children the keys to life
Guidepost Montessori enables children to understand the world and choose their place within it.
With over 120 campuses across the US and Asia, and at-home and virtual learning programs serving more than 10,000 families worldwide, Guidepost is the world’s largest Montessori network.
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