Employment Opportunities at MdMCS

Montessori del Mar Community School & Children’s House in Fort Bragg, CA:

  • A Montessori preschool & elementary program on the beautiful North coast of California.  

  • Located in a rural community on the Pacific Ocean and surrounded by Redwoods.  

  • Has a ten year history in our community and a reputation as an inclusive and friendly learning community.

  • Staff enjoy a full array of Montessori materials, collaborative leadership, a supportive Board of Directors, and competitive salaries.


Children’s House Head Teacher/Director (Full-time)

The Children’s House of MDMCS is a Montessori preschool-primary program. It is a part of the Montessori del Mar Community School, an elementary school and is overseen by the Executive Director of MdMCS. We are the only Montessori school and preschool program on the Northern CA Coast! Our school is known for its nurturing, inclusive, and well thought out learning environment and thriving and engaged parent community.  With the opening of our children’s house, MDMCS continues to expand while keeping central the success and Montessori experience of every child.


We expect the following from The Children’s House Head Teacher:

  • Design, lead, and maintain a primary Montessori classroom 

  • Implement Montessori lessons through careful observation and planning

  • Guide students through the routines, expectations and materials of the prepared learning environment

  • Communicate professionally and effectively with the MdMCS community

  • Take initiative and be creative in program design and success

  • Abide by the MdMCS Mission, Vision, and Values Statement

  • Carry out all specific procedures and tasks as outlined by the MdMCS Employee Handbook



Primary (3-6) Montessori certification

Bachelor’s degree in early childhood or similar

15 units in early childhood/child development

3 units in staff relations/administration

2 plus years experience in Primary classroom

CPR certified


Salary is dependent on experience. Monthly health benefits compensation offered in addition to salary. Our administrative team will handle all the administrative tasks so you can focus on the children! Please email brief bio and resume to Chloe Reed, Executive Director, at chloedirector@montessoridelmar.org

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22850 N. Highway 1 Fort Bragg, CA 95437

Montessori del Mar Community School Non-discrimination Policy

Montessori del Mar Community School does not discriminate in employment or in the admission or expulsion of a child on the basis of gender, national origin, ancestry, primary language, race, religion, class, handicap or disability or the marital status, religious beliefs, sexual preference, or political persuasion of the employee, student or student's family.