Employment Opportunities:

Join our team and help change the lives of children! 

We are currently looking for an Assistant Teacher.  Job description below.

Julia Street Montessori School offers competitive salaries, medical, dental and vision benefits for both our leads and assistants. We encourage all interested applicants to submit  a resume via email or post mail. As an opening occurs we turn to the resumes we have on file.  Some of the qualifications for positions are listed below. 


Lead Teacher

To be a lead teacher at Julia Street Montessori School we require the candidate to carry the credentials recognized by the American Montessori Society. 

Assistant Teacher

Julia Street Montessori School (JSMS), in Asheville North Carolina just north of downtown is seeking an Assistant Teacher to support our classroom we serve ages 3 to 5 years. We are a privately owned and operated Montessori school with an intimate supportive environment dedicated to providing children with a loving and authentic Montessori experience.

This position has the potential to be year round if needed

Hours offered: 8:00 – 3:30

Our ideal candidate has:

  • Experience in a preschool setting leading groups of children from age 3 to 5 yrs
  • Experience with Montessori preferred  
  • A desire to learn or become trained in in the Montessori method 

We offer:

  • $17.00-19.00 per hour, depending on experience
  • 6 Paid Sick days after 30 days
  • Holiday pay
  • Health benefits offered
  • Annual bonus
  • Opportunity to engage in Montessori training paid by the school

All employees must complete a TB test,  state-mandated child abuse report upon being hired. 

More about our school 

We implement an authentic Montessori curriculum that instills a love of learning, flexible thinking and fosters independence helping each child to reach their fullest potential while nurturing each child’s whole development.

We are located in a  historic neighborhood behind Claxton Elementary near downtown Asheville. We have a beautiful, natural playground and a spacious classroom.

We emphasize service learning and connecting to our local community in a variety of ways. 

To email your resume or question, please use employment@juliastmontessori.com


15 Julia Street
Asheville, NC 28801


(828) 254-6014