Employment

CURRENT JOB OPENINGS

To apply, please send resume and cover letter to our Head of School, Mrs. Sabrina Binkley, at .

🍂FALL OPPORTUNITIES!🍂


JOIN OUR TEAM

FOR THE 2024-25 SCHOOL YEAR


All positions are full time, year round, salaried positions with full benefits including highly competitive salary based on educational background and experience, health insurance plan (medical, dental, vision, life), 401k match, paid time off, professional development allowance, tuition remission, camp/club teaching bonuses, and more!

Call us today at 907-479-TREE to see if we’re a good fit for your professional journey! Interviews ongoing until filled.

🌲Elementary Teacher — Start date July 31 for staff orientation and preparation week; first day of school August 7.

Provide sound educational leadership to students in a combined lower/upper elementary community for children ages 6 – 12, grades 1st – 6th. Work collaboratively with the elementary team to inspire students in every aspect of learning. Implement an elementary program curricular scope and sequence according to the Spruce Tree Montessori School Curriculum Summary as aligned with Alaska State Standards using Montessori materials and philosophy to inform all subject areas. 

Eligibility: BA/BS Degree required; Montessori Credential (AMS/AMI) preferred – adult learners currently in training welcome to apply! Must have 3 years classroom experience, ability to work full time, and be open to CPR/1st Aid training (provided).

🌲Toddler Teacher — Start date July 31 for staff orientation and preparation week; first day of school August 7.

Provide sound educational leadership to students in an early learning environment for children ages 15 mo – 30 mo; assist with the management of all aspects, including but not limited to: the set-up, organization, maintenance, safety and security of your assigned classroom environment; lead the implementation of whole child curriculum using Montessori materials and the Montessori philosophy (orientation and training provided); collaborate with teachers and support staff for best practices of classroom and behavioral management, lesson planning, observation, and assessment.

Eligibility: Bachelor’s / Associate’s Degree or progress toward such degree; 1 year classroom experience, ability to work full time, carry small children up to 30 pounds, and be open to CPR/1st Aid training (provided).

🌲PE Teacher & Elementary Teacher Assistant — Start date July 31 for staff orientation and preparation week; first day of school August 7.

Serve as school PE teacher for students of all ages, coordinating physical, health and wellness education; create appropriate lesson plans, activities, sporting units and events, general fitness and other gross motor developmental activities for gym, classroom and outdoor environments.

Eligibility: BA/BS Degree required; 2 years classroom experience or equivalent childcare/coaching experience, ability to work full time, carry small children up to 40 pounds, lead/demonstrate physical skills and exercise, proficient knowledge of physical fitness and development, sports and games, and be open to CPR/1st Aid training (provided).

Substitute Teachers – We are looking for creative, kind, and patient individuals who have the flexibility to work with us on a part or full time basis. 
If you lead a flexible lifestyle and enjoy learning by doing, you may be a good candidate for substitute teaching at Spruce Tree. Must be 21 or over to apply.  

Montessori Teachers!
If you are a Montessori-certified teacher and believe our school may be a good fit for your talent, experience, and dedication to Montessori education, we welcome your resume submittal and will contact you should a position become available. 

Learn more about the Montessori educational model and Spruce Tree Montessori School in this video interview of our Head of School by host of “Discover Fairbanks” host and alumni parent, Justin Hemminger.

All About Spruce Tree Montessori Video