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Lead Preschool Teacher


Children’s Garden Montessori School
444 Detroit Street
Denver, CO 80206

Start Date: August 22, 2022

Description, Responsibilities, & Duties

Full-time Lead needed to work on a collaborative team of highly educated, enthusiastic, and child-focused educators in a classroom with 3 to 6 year olds. Work alongside other teachers who are passionate about what they do and committed to providing quality education to young children in a Montessori classroom. Influenced by Reggio Emilia philosophy and supported by a full-time Studio teacher, our school values creative expression, social constructivism, and respect for each individual as a competent, capable, and resilient part of the community.

Minimum Qualifications/Requirements

Experience working with young children in classroom settings
Educational degrees in the fields of early child care or education
Understanding of Montessori and Reggio-Emilia philosophies
Good verbal and written communication skills
A deep respect for young children and their varied learning styles

Salary & Benefits

Salary range of $35,000 to $45,000 depending on education, certification, and experience.
Comprehensive benefits including but not limited to health care, vision plan, dental plan, matching 403B, STD, LTD, 10 paid days off, etc.
Work an academic year–late August through early June during a limited day (745 AM to 330 PM), including paid holidays.

Application Procedures

Send a resume and cover letter to Head of School Bekke Howell at

Program Description

Located in North Cherry Creek neighborhood in central Denver, this small and homey school is beautiful inside and out. With two Primary classrooms, one Toddler classroom, and an Art Studio, we have a small staff that all know and work closely together.

Contact Info

Bekke Howell,

Your support will help us advance the quality of every child's one childhood.

Together, we are empowering exceptional education.