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Springmont is a non-sectarian, accredited day school serving 240 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 57 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.

CURRENT OPENINGS
Professional Assistant
Springmont seeks a warm and engaging individual to join our diverse and inclusive community. This full-time person (Mon. - Fri. 7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.) will provide a welcoming presence for families and visitors and support our administrative team. Responsibilities include greeting parents, visitors, and late students upon arrival, directing each appropriately while maintaining security procedures; answering and directing phone calls; supporting 5 administrators; processing incoming and outgoing mail and deliveries; placing office supply and other orders; maintaining student records; keeping areas clean and orderly; and other general office duties.
 
Minimum Qualifications:  
  • Positive, pleasant, and approachable attitude
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent organizational, time management and customer service skills
  • Ability to handle confidential information and work collaboratively and effectively with others to meet common goals and deadlines
  • Flexible, detail-oriented, and able to prioritize and multi-task
  • Punctual and reliable
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, comfortable with technology, and experienced in an office setting
Compensation ranges from $16 to $20 hourly, plus a comprehensive benefits package including health, vision and dental insurance, paid time off, and retirement savings opportunities.  Ideal candidates have experience working in a school setting and are available to begin July 19. 
 
Interested candidates should email a cover letter to jobs@springmont.com, attaching a resume.  Only candidates of interest will be contacted. 
 
Afternoon Receptionist
Springmont seeks a warm and engaging individual to join our diverse and inclusive community part-time (Mon. - Fri. 2-6 p.m.). Responsibilities include providing a welcoming presence for families and visitors, assisting with student dismissal, answering and directing phone calls, keeping areas clean and orderly, and other general office duties.
 
Minimum Qualifications:  
  • Positive, pleasant, and approachable attitude
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent organizational and customer service skills
  • Flexible, detail oriented, and able to multi-task
  • Punctual and reliable
  • Comfortable with technology
Compensation ranges from $16 to $20 hourly. Ideal candidates have experience working in a school setting and are available to begin Aug 2
 
Interested candidates should email a cover letter to jobs@springmont.com, attaching a resume.  Only candidates of interest will be contacted. 
 
Toddler Teacher's Assistant
Springmont is seeking a Toddler Teacher’s Assistant to begin August 2.  This is a full-time position (10 am – 6 pm) with compensation commensurate with experience, beginning at $16 hourly, plus a comprehensive benefits package including health, vision and dental insurance, paid time off, and retirement savings opportunities.
 
Assistants support the Teacher’s work in the classroom and assist children with lunch, napping, toileting, and outdoor play.  Assistants collaborate with Teachers to create a nurturing and caring Montessori classroom community where freedom of choice, routines and clear expectations allow young children to flourish.
 
The ideal candidate is warm, reliable, organized and flexible and possesses good written and verbal communication skills and facility with technology. Experience with young children is preferred. Dedicated to our school mission and to the service of students and their families, we seek candidates with a commitment to providing a respectful and engaging learning environment to join our vibrant and diverse school community.  
 
If interested, please email jobs@springmont.com, including a cover letter in the body of the email and a resume as an attachment.  Only candidates of interest will be contacted.
 
School Counselor
Springmont is seeking an experienced, full-time School Counselor for the 2021-22 school year to work with teachers and families to support their students and children by bringing expertise and experience in children’s psychological development and mental health.
 
Springmont believes that academics must be balanced with strong social/emotional learning and that diversity and inclusivity are essential parts of the student experience, toddler through middle school. The School Counselor would further strengthen our efforts by observing and working with students individually and in small groups and coaching entire classes.  Needs may include friendship and social skill development, helping students make behavioral changes or to develop calming or anxiety-reducing techniques, and supporting executive function and social thinking. The School Counselor also provides support and resources for staff and families via workshops and critical conversation meetings with teachers and parents.
 
Candidates should be a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) or a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) or possess a master’s degree in a related field (clinical designation preferred).  Candidates should also be comfortable working with children PK-8th grade and have excellent verbal and written communication skills. Experience with floortime/play therapy, OT/sensory integration, and Montessori curriculum/philosophy/pedagogy is preferred. 
 
Springmont offers ongoing professional development, competitive salaries, and a comprehensive benefits package, including health, vision, and dental insurance and retirement savings opportunities.
 
Interested candidates should email jobs@springmont.com, providing a 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.  
 
Interested candidates may email jobs@springmont.com, providing a brief cover letter in the body of the email and a resume as an attachment.  Only candidates of interest will be contacted.

FUTURE POSITIONS
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 jobs@springmont.com, 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