Principal - Montessori

  • Location: Ottawa
  • Posting Date: March 20, 2024
  • Job Order ID: 986066
  • Consultant: Jesse Zulak
  • Industry: Education
Our client is hiring a Principal to lead their Montessori school here in Ottawa. The primary responsibility will be multifaceted, encompassing strategic vision, community leadership, operational oversight, and budget management of their 18 month to Grade 12 program.

  • Oversee the development and implementation of a comprehensive Montessori curriculum for Toddler - Grade 12 students, ensuring alignment with Ontario curriculum standards and Growing Success.
  • Collaborate with educators to create an engaging, challenging, and developmentally appropriate curriculum.
  • Provide visionary leadership to uphold and advance the Montessori philosophy within the school.
  • Collaborate with teachers to ensure the implementation of effective, innovative, and student-centred teaching methods.
  • Foster a culture of continuous improvement and professional development for faculty.
  • 5+ years of experience in educational leadership, preferably within a Montessori environment.
  • Ontario Principal's Qualification Program (PQP) certification or equivalent experience.
  • Member in good standing with the Ontario College of Teachers.
  • Strong knowledge and commitment to Montessori principles.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and problem-solving skills.
  • Proven ability to build and lead a collaborative and high-performing team.
If this sounds like the right opportunity for you, please apply online.
You can also email Jesse Zulak directly at

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