Discovery Montessori Montessori Lead Teacher Ladera Ranch, CA · Full time

Are you an Educator looking to make a difference in the lives of the children you’ll teach, the parents you’ll support, and the team you’ll work with? Discovery Montessori is opening a new location in Ladera Ranch, California, and is now accepting applications for qualified Montessori Lead Teachers who are passionate about working with children aged 18 months through 6 years old.


At Discovery, we know that your talent plays a vital role in the lives of families and the success of the school through the work you do for the children, families, and the team. If you are seeking to be in a position where your talent not only makes a difference every single day, but is also highly valued by your team members, this is the position for you. 

Discovery Montessori wants to help you achieve your professional and personal goals. We offer tuition assistance for continuing your education, opportunities for career development, high-quality mentors to help you prepare to lead your own classroom, as well as immigration assistance and visa sponsorships for all of our educators. 

Employment Type: Full Time 

Operating Hours: 8am-4:30pm

Compensation $22-$25 hourly wage

Who we’re Looking For:

  • Passionate about working with children 18mo. – 6yrs. 
  • Have a High school graduation or GED; bachelor’s degree in Child Development preferred
  • Have completed, with passing grades, 12 core units or equivalent quarterly units in Early Childhood Education
  • Montessori Credentialed 
  • Have an understanding of Montessori teaching; experience working as an intern under a lead Montessori teacher in a mixed age Montessori classroom preferred
  • Current CPR and First Aid training

What We Offer:

  • Career development, training, and opportunity for promotion
  • Immigration assistance and visa sponsorship 
  • Health, vision, and dental insurance
  • Competitive salary
  • Paid time off and paid holidays
  • Discount for your children attending our school


$22 - $25 per hour