Our Montessori Teachers have internationally recognized certification (Association Montessori Interntionale) and our Second Language and Physical Education Specialists are certified in their particular fields. Many of our Teachers have been with the school for over 20 years. This stability has allowed us to develop a strong, collaborative community with a shared vision and goals.

OMS Montessori welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

If you are interested in joining the OMS Community, check back regularly for new job postings.

Upper Elementary Assistant

We are seeking a candidate for an Upper Elementary Assistant TeacherThis position is open for the current 2017/2018 School year. This teacher will work with a Lead teacher in a 9 to 12 years mixed age classroom (4th, 5th and 6th grade) with 23 to 27 students.

OMS Montessori is a CCMA (Canadian Council of Montessori Administrators) accredited school with over 50 years of authentic Montessori education. We serve close to 300 students from Toddler through High School, and a committed, collaborative team of educators who emphasize individualized education for students.

OMS Montessori engages teachers who strive for excellence as lifelong learners, in leadership, in emotional literacy and in the practice of citizenship both in themselves and in their students.

OMS Montessori is situated in the Alta Vista neighbourhood on 3 acres of land with a physical space of over 44,000 square feet.

Qualifications and Experience


Please submit your resume to our Head of School at with a cover letter and resume.

Part-time Substitute Position (immediate start date)

OMS Montessori is accepting applications for immediate part-time substitute work. We are seeking individuals with a College or University degree in education, psychology, or other related fields. Experience working with young children, especially in a Montessori environment, is an asset.

This position involves working between the hours of 8:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. on an as needed basis. Substitute training is provided.

OMS Montessori is a premier Montessori school in the Alta Vista area of Ottawa, Ontario, serving students from age 18 months through Grade 6. OMS Montessori is an educational leader both among Ottawa’s top private schools and among the more than 5,000 Montessori schools across North America. OMS Montessori is a great place to work.

The salary range for this part time position will be commensurate with experience. This position may lead to a full-time position and/or sponsorship for Montessori teacher training in the future. OMS Montessori is an equal opportunity employer.

Bilingualism would be an asset. Police record check required.

Interested parties should send resumes and copies of university transcripts and Montessori credentials to:

Mr. Gregory Dixon

E-mail: / (613) 521-5185 ext. 101

After School Care Assistant (immediate start date)

OMS Montessori seeks a qualified part-time After-School Care Assistant for the 2017/2018 academic year. This is a ten-month position reporting to the Head of School and After-School Care Director, beginning immediately.

The Assistant’s primary responsibilities will be as follows:

The ideal candidate will have…

Lead Teachers at all Levels (Toddler – High School)

OMS Montessori is accepting resumes for lead teachers at all levels, Toddler through Secondary. Applicants must have a university degree and be Montessori-certified through a MACTE approved training centre. Classroom experience is preferred, and references should be provided. Interested parties should send resumes and copies of university transcripts and Montessori credentials to:

Mr. Gregory Dixon

E-mail: / (613) 521-5185 ext. 101