Montessori Directress

Qualified Montessori Directress required at our supportive Forest Lake centre.

Benefits include:

  • Work for the best – we are the leading Montessori childcare company and Montessori trainer in SE Qld.
  • Award wages plus an annual bonus for Montessori-qualified staff in accordance with KPIs.
  • Full-time opportunity and experience flexibility with rostered days off that support family life and study, as much as possible.
  • Generous employee discounts for childcare for immediate family members.
  • Annual staff conference, staff training plans and ability to apply for and participate in professional development courses that support lifelong learning.

About Us:

Building Futures Montessori, across three locations in Brisbane, is South East Queensland’s leading Montessori childcare company and training college. We currently employ 100+ employees and are expanding in centre size, into new locations and into affiliated businesses. For instance, as well as our core childcare centres we also own and operate a family day care service,  and our registered Montessori Training College trains both our own people, plus staff from several externally-owned centres. 

Our success has been driven by our belief in best-practice child-care which led to the adoption of the Montessori methodology, and our team of well-trained and enthusiastic people. All our educators are Montessori qualified or working towards a Montessori qualification. This enables us to offer a childcare service second-to-none. 

With more than 10% of employees having served with this family-owned company for more than 10 years, you aren’t just gaining a job, but an opportunity for professional growth within a stable and supportive environment.

About The Role:

Use your pleasure in seeing children flourish to expand your skills in intentional teaching, implementing the Montessori philosophy, guiding the program and practice, coaching, mentoring and inspiring teams of educators and creating a child-focused environment. 

Building Futures Montessori has an internal promotion policy, however on this occasion, the Forest Lake service is seeking a Diploma qualified and experienced Montessori Directress to join their team on a full-time basis (part-time applications will be considered) to work across their 0-3 rooms. As well as sharing your knowledge and experience in a coaching /guiding capacity you will work alongside educators across all 0-3 rooms within our centre.  If you are a naturally nurturing, inspiring and confident Leader looking for a new challenge then this is the opportunity for you.

Selection criteria:

  • Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care or higher
  • Diploma of Montessori Education (0-3) (essential)
  • You will have previously worked in a Montessori early childhood environment (essential)
  • Experience implementing 0-3 program (essential)
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication
  • A demonstrated commitment to continuous improvement and learning
  • A demonstrated commitment to leading, mentoring and inspiring teams
  • Demonstrated track record of achievements in early childhood education and care
  • Current working with children check (Blue card) or eligibility to apply
  • Current First Aid Cert or willingness to obtain

An opportunity like this doesn’t come up often, so if you are seeking a genuine career opportunity and would like to be an integral member of our Forest Lake team, to deliver outstanding Montessori education and care, send your CV and a cover letter to:[email protected] today

22 September 2020

Building Futures Montessori - Forest Lake

15 High Street
Forest Lake QLD 4078