Substitute Teacher

Chicago, Illinois (Wicker Park)

We're always looking to add flexible substitute guides to our on-call list. Are you interested in working as a Substitute Teacher at Guidepost Montessori? This position will support multiple mixed-age Montessori classrooms. No formal Montessori training is needed to apply. We will provide training as part of your orientation and on-boarding.

This is an on-call position where we will reach out to you as-needed to provide coverage when full-time teachers are out sick or on vacation. 

The Substitute Teacher role is a great opportunity to get your foot in the door at Guidepost Montessori. Many of our substitutes ultimately transition into full-time Assistant Teachers with us when new openings become available. If you love children and have been looking for the right opportunity to join our school community, apply below! 

Hours for the position and days worked vary based on the needs of the school.

About Guidepost Montessori 

Guidepost Montessori is dedicated to providing an authentic, high-quality Montessori learning experience for the children in our care. We serve infants through lower elementary and hope one day to expand into upper elementary and middle school. 

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Negative TB test within last 12 months
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Experience working with young children ages 0-6
  • Warm and friendly demeanor