Director of Early Years and Elementary Education

Job Roles:
Director/Principal/Vice Principal
Organisation Type:
Primary Education, Secondary Education
Secondary School/Academy, Primary School/Academy
Contract Type:
Full Time
Subject Area:
Outside of the UK
Contract Term:
Salary Description:
attractive salary based on experience and a benefits package included
1st Feb 2018
Start Date:
Imagine Montessori
Job Ref:

Valencia, Spain

Imagine Montessori School, located in Valencia, is looking to hire a Director of Early Years and Elementary (3 to 12 years old children) Education, to join-in immediately. Candidate is expected to be assertive, warm, positive and organised, with the ability to lead a dynamic and motivated team. Native or fluent in English, the candidate will also bring a passion for education and a creative approach to achieve our School‘s vision. Among the candidate’s responsibilities are: leading academic coordinators and teachers team, ensuring authentic Montessori practice throughout our programs while meeting or exceeding British curriculum. Building relationships and engaging with staff, students and our diverse multi-cultural community are important elements of the role.

“Must have” characteristics for the role:
• Montessori qualification at Elementary level
• Bachelor in Education (Bachelor of Education (BoEd), Post Graduate Certificate of Education (PGCE), Graduate Teacher
Programme (GTP), “Magisterio” or UK Level 6 equivalent)
• A deep knowledge on prepared environment for Elementary
• +3 years’ experience in both Upper Elementary and Lower Elementary
• Be fluent in English
• Be a EU-citizen or have a valid work-permit

“Nice to have” characteristics for the role:
• Knowledge of the British Curriculum (Early Years Foundation Stage and and Elementary)
• Experience in British Schools
• Experience in leading teams
• Experience in training teachers on Montessori principles

Imagine Montessori School is a growing school with the vision of spreading Montessori methodology through a relevant number of children by contributing to their natural deployment, involving families and the community into this process. English is the primary language of the School (Certified by British Council) with students ranging from 3 to 18-year-old. We already have a wonderful team of Montessori Children’s House and Lower Elementary guides.


Closing Date:
Contact Details:
Imagine Montessori
Tel: +34 961071925
Contact: Guillermo Rodríguez

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