Elementary teacher

Vacancy Details:


The successful candidate must be highly professional, confident, well organised and conscientious. The role requires an approachable manner, welcoming nature and good communication. Elementary teachers should be effective storytellers, inspiring children in their second plane of development with awe, wonder and burning questions. 


Candidates must have completed Montessori 6-12 training and hold a minimum of 2 years experience working in a Montessori school. QTS is desirable. AMI qualification is preferable. Where a candidate has non-AMI training they must be willing to undertake further CPD.


Elementary teachers are responsible for delivering cosmic education. They are responsible for delivering the great lessons, giving presentations, re-presentations, assigning and demonstrating follow-up works, enabling Going Out and having weekly planner meetings with students to review and guide work schedules. They Support children to make developmental choices, based on observations made. Through, careful and accurate record keeping and planning they ensure each child is progressing. 


The elementary teacher works alongside the ALNco and senior leadership to ensure all students needs are catered for and each student is progressing at their appropriate pace. They partake in completing required documentation including progress tracking.​


Working hours: 8am to 5:30 pm Monday and Thursday and 8am to 4:30pm Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday. Term time. 

Closing date for applications: 10/5/21. We reserve the right to close applications earlier. Apply by sending a cover letter and CV to jobs@cms.cardiff.sch.uk


Interviews: will be held week of 17th May 2021.


Salary: Depending on experience 

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