Who We Are: High Desert Montessori School is a dynamic public Montessori Charter school that serves 400 students from 3 years old to 8th grade. We offer a free charter school for grades K-8 and a tuition based program for preschool aged children. We provide a safe, nurturing school environment that fosters independence, problem solving, and great works in our students. We encourage all of our students to be participating members of a socially-conscious and green community by inspiring them to be critical thinkers who are capable of reflection, communication, and action.
Where we are Located: HDMS is located in Reno, Nevada. Less than an hour from Lake Tahoe and just minutes from the Sierra Nevada Mountains, Reno offers easy access to a variety of sporting and outdoor activities and some of the most spectacular landscapes in the west. Reno hosts over 100 festivals a year and is rich in culture and events.
Who We Hire: Our school serves students from Primary through Middle School. We hire lead guides/teachers and assistants at all levels. We hire both trained Montessori teachers and certified teachers who are willing to attend Montessori training. We have a strong team of over 50 committed staff members.
What we Offer Our Employees: We offer tuition assistance for our teachers to attend Montessori training. We offer an excellent benefits package, which includes medical, dental, vision and life insurance and membership in the Nevada Public Employees Retirement System. We offer a very competitive starting salary which aligns with our local school district (Washoe County).
For the 2022/23 school year, we are accepting applications for:
-Lower Elementary Teacher (combined 1st-3rd grade)
-Upper Elementary Teacher (combined 4th-6th grade)
-Full Time Assistant Primary Program
-Full Time Assistant Elementary
-Part Time Assistant Aftercare
We always accept applications for substitutes.
For more information contact Sherrie Jordan at firstname.lastname@example.org