Aya Montessori
10820 Little Patuxent Parkway
Columbia, MD 21044
United States of America

Position: Montessori Education Director (AMI Diploma Holder)

Job Summary: Aya Montessori seeks a spirited educator and visionary leader to spearhead its educational programs as our next Director of Education. This pivotal role demands an exceptional leader who will closely collaborate with the Head of School and play an instrumental role in guiding our school’s strategic direction and fostering a nurturing school culture. You will lead by example, inspiring our team of educators to excel in delivering an authentic Montessori curriculum that adheres to AMI Standards, enriched with a deep respect for cultural and linguistic diversity. Your leadership will ensure the continuous enhancement of our educational programs, uphold our commitment to excellence, and cultivate a positive, inclusive school environment that supports the holistic development of every student.

Job Requirements:

  • AMI Montessori Diploma -required- (Elementary preferred)
  • Bachelor’s degree in Montessori, Education or related fields -required-
    (foreign credentials must be evaluated by MSDE-approved organizations)
  • Master’s Degree in Montessori, Education or related fields -preferred-
  • Exceptional communication and motivational skills
  • Demonstrate leadership and strong interpersonal skills
  • At least 5 years of experience in a Montessori Environment -required-
  • Previous managerial/administrative experience, preferably in Montessori education
  • Understanding of Islamic teachings -required-
  • Basic Knowledge of the Arabic Language -preferred-

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Date listed: 4/30/2024