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Springmont is a non-sectarian, accredited day school serving 275 students 18 months through 8th grade. Located on seven wooded acres in north metro-Atlanta, Springmont is recognized as a premier independent, Montessori school. With a legacy of more than 59 years, we serve a unique and distinctive mission, and our graduates matriculate to competitive area high schools. Springmont proudly employs a dedicated and experienced faculty and staff and offers ongoing professional development, competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package, including health and dental insurance and retirement savings opportunities. 
Springmont School provides equal employment opportunity without regard to an applicant’s race, color, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, religion, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by state or federal law. Springmont is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



Elementary Division Head

Springmont is seeking an AMI Elementary-trained Division Head for the 2024-25 school year. Compensation for this 12-month, full-time, salaried position is highly competitive, commensurate with experience and includes a benefits package that offers individual health, vision, dental, and disability insurance, paid time off, professional development, and retirement savings opportunities. Hours are 7:45-4:15 daily, plus attendance at school events that may occur outside school hours.

Division Heads support faculty and staff in serving the school’s mission and implementing programs related to the school’s growth plan. Springmont’s Elementary Division Head oversees 2 Lower Elementary and 2 Upper Elementary classrooms and the Specialists that support the Elementary children. Responsibilities include pedagogical consistency in the school’s Elementary program and development and support of the Elementary faculty and staff, as well as compliance with AMI and SAIS standards, goal-setting and improvement plans for Elementary faculty and staff, and the management of standardized testing. Partnerships with the Admission office and other Division Heads for the program’s continued success and providing educational guidance and support for enrolled families are vital components of the role.

Qualifications include an AMI Elementary diploma, at least 5 years of classroom experience in an AMI Elementary classroom, and a bachelor’s degree in education. Candidates should be committed to fostering a welcoming and inclusive environment, eager to provide warm and nurturing guidance and mentorship, and prepared to work collaboratively and efficiently to meet deadlines. They should possess a keen sensitivity to current events, strong interpersonal and effective verbal and written skills, a growth mindset, and a deep sense of mission and purpose aligned with Springmont’s culture and core values.

Interested candidates should email Please attach both a cover letter and resume and include Elementary Division Head in the subject line. Only candidates of interest will be contacted.

Elementary Teacher

Springmont is currently accepting resumes from AMI-trained Elementary Teachers interested in joining our thriving Montessori community for the 2024-25 school year.  

Serving 260 students 18 months through 8th grade, Springmont is AMI-recognized and has been providing an exceptional Montessori experience since 1963. Our mission is to provide a learning environment where diversity of thought and a global perspective empower students to be inquisitive, knowledgeable, independent, compassionate and effective. In addition to our beautiful 7-acre main campus that includes a small farm, students benefit from our 86-acre Land School in the northwest Georgia mountains as well as distinctive Outdoor Science Education and Fine Arts programs.     

Springmont offers competitive salaries commensurate with experience. Our benefits package includes individual health, dental, vision, and disability insurance, as well as a matching retirement plan, professional development opportunities, and tuition remission. Well-equipped classrooms and a supportive and collaborative environment foster professional and personal growth. Guided by our core values, Springmont is committed to diversity, equity and inclusion as we strive to embody Dr. Montessori’s vision for establishing peace and unity.

Applicants must hold a bachelor’s degree and an AMI Elementary level Montessori teaching certificate; at least three years of experience in a Montessori environment is preferred. Interested candidates should email, providing a brief cover letter in the body of the email and a resume as an attachment. Only candidates of interest will be contacted. 

Classroom Substitutes

Springmont is currently accepting resumes for Classroom Substitutes to work with children in our Toddler (18 months – 3 years), Primary (3 - 6 years), Elementary (6 - 12 years) and Middle School (12 - 14 years) classes.  Prior experience working with children of various ages is essential and a working knowledge of Montessori education is preferred.  Flexibility is a must.  

Compensation begins at $15/hour. Interested candidates may email, providing a brief cover letter in the body of the email and a resume as an attachment.  Only candidates of interest will be contacted.

Springmont continually accepts AMI Teacher resumes at all levels and welcomes applicants interested in joining our dedicated faculty and staff to submit resumes to be kept on file for future consideration. Ideal candidates are creative, self-motivated individuals who can work in a dynamic and demanding learning environment. The school's atmosphere is congenial and professional and offers opportunities to grow. We are dedicated to our mission and seek others with similar passion to join our vibrant and diverse community.
If you are interested in possible future positions, please email, providing a brief cover letter in the body of the email and a resume as an attachment. Alternatively, candidates may send a cover letter and resume to:
Julie Strickland
Springmont School
5750 Long Island Dr, NW
Atlanta, GA 30327