Join our Staff

We are a private school dedicated to the Montessori method, and we recognize that our teachers are our greatest assets! SMMS respects and admires our teachers for choosing such a noble profession and are honored when great teachers choose Sprouting Minds Montessori School as their place of employment! We are a close knit and passionate community of teachers. Our school is growing, and with that growth means more opportunity to help build our school community. 

Open Positions (2021-2022 School Year):

  • Elementary Co-Teacher (6-12 year olds) must be MACTE accredited or in process
  • Elementary Assistant Teacher (6-12 year olds)

We are located in a modified house, which creates a wonderful home like feeling in all of our classrooms. Our window filled rooms open up to our 3 acre wooded campus. At Sprouting Minds Montessori School, we support the outdoors and nature learning to the fullest extent and offer a lot of our outdoor time all year round and in all weather. 

Our role, as a school, is to create a safe and inclusive environment, where children feel pride in their personal identities and backgrounds. Sprouting Minds Montessori School is working toward creating and promoting a culture of compassion, kindness, and equitability in the world. As Dr. Maria Montessori reminds us, “education is the best weapon for peace” (Education and Peace).

There is no home for hate at Sprouting Minds Montessori School. 

We offer competitive salary, based on training level, experience and longevity at Sprouting Minds Montessori School. We support the career growth of all of our teachers in a variety of aspects.

Ideal candidates have experience with that classrooms’ age level and strong connection with the Montessori method. MACTE certification is preferred.

East Aurora is located a quick 20 minute drive to Buffalo, NY. It has a very quaint small town feel with charm, culture and its location is close to all the great western New York parks and amenities. 

If you’re interested in joining our school community, please send your resume and cover letter to with the subject as the position you are applying for.