Ms. Lam Montessori School

Elementary Guide in a Small Home-School Environment

Ms. Lam Montessori is hiring an AMI-trained Elementary Montessori teacher starting Fall 2018. In this position, you will be starting a small, pilot lower-elementary classroom with Montessori graduates. 

We are looking for someone who is: 

  • Dedicated and passionate about providing an authentic AMI Montessori education for elementary-aged children

  • Committed to the dual language aspect of our program and find it enjoyable to having a dual language classroom and school environment

  • A team player committed to professional and personal growth

  • Effective in preparing a stellar elementary classroom

  • Open to communicating regularly with parents and educating them on Montessori education

Benefits include:

  • Room and board for qualified candidates in the vicinity of the school

  • Competitive compensation and health benefits

  • Paid one-week international trip with the children

  • 4-weeks paid vacation in the summer

  • Great deal of autonomy in running the classroom while being supported by an AMI-trained Director

Ms. Lam Montessori started in Taipei, Taiwan 30 years ago. We have 6 locations in Taipei and one in Brooklyn, NY. This school is conveniently located in the Williamsburg area of Brooklyn, a prime and popular neighborhood filled with cafes, restaurants, parks, and trendy boutiques! 

To find out more about our school, please visit 

To join our outstanding team and share in our vision, please submit a cover letter and your resume to Stephanie Woo at


Bilingual Assistant Teachers – Ms. Lam Montessori School

Ms. Lam Montessori School ( is currently accepting applications for full-time and part-time Assistant Teachers at the Brooklyn, NY location. The school provides a bilingual English-Mandarin program for children ages 2 to 6. The assistant teachers play a central role in fostering a safe and nurturing learning environment for the students.

Key Skills and Attributes

  • Ability to communicate effectively in both Mandarin and English

  • Interest in learning about Montessori education

  • Demonstrate a relentless drive in improving the learning environment for young children

  • Dedicated, excited and passionate about working with children and families

  • Excellent organization skills and great attention to details

  • Dependable and flexible

  • Experience working with children ages 2-6 years old

  • Experience with the bopomofo/Taiwanese alphabet system a plus but not necessary

Specific Responsibilities

  • Full-time assistant teachers need to speak 100% Mandarin only

  • Be present and engaged during all working hours

  • Maintain a clean and organized Montessori classroom

  • Assist with students lunch and nap time

  • Attend weekly staff meetings

  • Assist and support the lead teacher in educational activities, brainstorming and preparing weekly curriculum

Salary and Benefits

We offer a competitive salary and benefits. Room and board nearby the school may be available to full-time qualified candidates. Breakfast, lunch and snack are provided for all children and staff. Our school also help sponsor a 3-summer AMI Montessori training certificate to interested and qualified candidates!

How to Apply

Please send a cover letter and resume to

About Williamsburg, Brooklyn

Ms. Lam Montessori School is located in Williamsburg, one of the most popular and exciting neighborhoods to live in New York City. Our school is located in the heart of Williamsburg on a beautiful, residential block, with excellent restaurants, bars, cafe and parks nearby.  Manhattan is only one subway stop away.