Montessori Diploma Educator

Northwest Montessori Preschool is an established Montessori Preschool based in Essendon offering a Montessori Quality Assured Program for children aged from 3 to 6 years of age. We are currently looking for a passionate part time Montessori Diploma Educator as well as Casual employees to join our team. The successful part time applicant will be required to work from Monday to Friday 2pm to 6pm and during term breaks. If you have a love of working with children in a Montessori environment and want to work with an experienced and innovative team that supports professional development then this role is for you!

The successful applicant is required to have the following –

• Completed or working towards a Montessori Diploma (preferably AMI)

• Diploma in Early Childhood & Care Services • Current First Aid Training as per ACECQA requirements

• Current Working with Children’s Check and willingness to undertake National Police Check

• Prior experience in working in a Montessori environment • Understanding of the VEYLDF and NQS

• Excellent verbal and written communication skills

• Ability to work as part of a team and independently

• Commitment to Child Safe Standards

• Eligible to work in Australia


Your responsibilities include:

• Support the growth development and encourage learning opportunities in accordance with the Montessori Curriculum and Victorian Early Years Learning Framework.

• Preparation of the learning environment including materials, equipment and cleaning

• Recording and maintaining observations of children’s progress and development

• Contribution to children’s portfolios and fortnightly reflections

• Contribution to fortnightly team planning If you want to be part of a motivated team that is driven in delivering an authentic Montessori Quality Assurance Program, while following the VEYLDF and NQS then please apply online at with your covering letter and resume. 

23 July 2019

Northwest Montessori Preschool

Essendon Campus
Corner Mt Alexander Road and Buckley Street
Essendon VIC 3040