Adolescents (12-18)

Edinburgh, SCOTLAND 

Edinburgh Montessori Arts School (EMAS) is a really special small school with a huge heart and an immensely dedicated team. An exciting opportunity for someone of strong character and commitment to join a pioneering group of educators in a flagship school.

Edinburgh Montessori Arts School, Edinburgh

Teacher-Adolescents (12-18)

Start date: August 2023

Adolescent Guide: Middle School Occupations Guide

Humanities experience is a plus as this is an 'enlightened generalist' role

EMAS is an inclusive school; understanding and appreciation of neurodiversity are essential


The Occupations guide will cultivate in students qualitative thinking, problem-solving, and

critical thinking skills that prepare them to successfully develop their passions for mathematics, technologies and the sciences and to take these on to senior-level study. The guide will foster an integrated and practical appreciation of applied STEM subjects through an interdisciplinary, land-based project approach. He or she will facilitate related

aspects of the middle school curriculum, including micro-economy, student electives and field trips. The guide will create an environment that is conducive to the growth and development of adolescents in the realisation of their fullest learning potential.


  • a comprehensive understanding of Montessori methods and pedagogy; Adolescent plane
  • teaching qualifications in related subjects and/or primary teaching generalist qualification
  • ability/qualifications to register with the General Teaching Council of Scotland
  • excellent verbal and written skills with students, colleagues and parents
  • demonstrated organisational skills

This is a position that requires outdoor work in Scottish weather! An exciting opportunity to help us grow our Adolescent programme.

Visa sponsorship is possible for the right candidate

Applications should be emailed to [email protected]

15 May 2023

Edinburgh Montessori Arts School

18N Liberton Brae
EH16 6AE
United Kingdom