The Glebe Primary Montessori School is located in Barnhall, Celbridge, Co Kildare.  The Trustees wish to recruit two maternity leave cover positions:

Montessori Teacher x 2
Specific Purpose – Fixed Term Maternity Cover Positions

Requirements for both positions:  The qualifications required are a QQI Level 7 qualification or equivalent from a recognised Montessori College [QQI], background in Montessori education desirable up to 12 years.

We wish to recruit two Montessori Teachers to cover Maternity leave from Mid/End of May to end of June and from Sept to End of November/December 2016 to be responsible for running a class and preparation of curriculum plans and engagement with the other teachers in the School. The successful candidates will be required to be flexible and to teach children ranging from aged six to twelve years. The working hours are 35 hours a week. Candidates should hold a first aid qualification and have a ‘can do’ approach with a positive work ethic.
The successful applicants will be required to communicate with children, parents and staff in a caring and professional manner and ensure that the national curriculum is covered as the Glebe Primary Montessori is one of only four Montessori schools in Ireland to teach the full primary school curriculum up to the age of 12 years.

The positions report to the Board of Trustees.  A Board of Trustees manages the overall strategy and development of the School.

Additional Information:  The Glebe Primary Montessori School is one of four Montessori schools teaching the full national curriculum up to the age of twelve years in Ireland. The recruitment process will comprise of two stages:
1. A shortlisting process based on qualifications and experience as outlined above;
2. Interviews with applicants who are suitably qualified having demonstrated that they have met the qualifying criteria.
Please note that the Board of Trustees may, at their discretion, utilise the services of an independent human resources consultancy provider as part of the interview process.
A comprehensive job description is available by emailing or call 0864125310

Application Process:
A CV with cover letter should be forwarded to the Board of Trustees, The Glebe Primary Montessori School, Barnhall, Celbridge, Co Kildare or to no later than 5.00 p.m. on 29 April 2016.