Job Opportunities

Brickton Montessori School, an accredited, private, non-profit school, is currently interviewing for an opening in our 3 – 6 year old classroom with before school care responsibilities.  We are looking for a responsible, mature individual who has an understanding of child development and a desire to work primarily with preschool and Kindergarten aged children. This position is full time beginning at 6:30 am. Montessori experience is a benefit, though not necessary. Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to Erica Lane, Director of  Education, .

Brickton Montessori School, an accredited, private, non-profit school, is currently interviewing for an Infant & Toddler Lead Director or Directress for the 2019 – 2020 school year. We are looking for a nurturing individual with:

  • a passion and understanding for this developmental level
  • a strong grasp of Montessori philosophy and practice
  • an affinity for supporting parents
  • good communication skills (written and verbal)
  • an openness to collaborate with other Infant & Toddler teachers.

Position is full-time, and the candidate should have AMI or AMS training for Infant/Toddler and a bachelor’s degree. We also welcome individuals working toward completion of their 0 – 3 credential and in need of an internship site. Interested candidates should send cover letter and resume to Erica Lane, Director of Education, at .


Mission:  We are a community of learners working together to provide a Montessori education experience that engages and inspires students to become life-long learners and responsible participants in our diverse global community.

Brickton Montessori is an independent non-profit school. We are accredited by the American Montessori Society (AMS), the Independent Schools Association of the Central States (ISACS), and the Lake Michigan Association of Independent Schools (LMAIS). Brickton is a recognized school by the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) and licensed by the Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS).

Brickton Montessori School does not discriminate in their educational programs, hiring, or activities on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, sexual identity, age, religion, or ability or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state or local law.