Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities

Oak Farm Montessori School is always seeking qualified applicants. Please feel free to send your cover letter and resume’ to Human Resources by mail or email:

Oak Farm Montessori School
Attn: Allena Knepper/Human Resources
502 Lemper Rd.
Avilla, IN  46710

Oak Farm is an equal opportunity employer.


2017/2018 Opportunity:

Upper Elementary Assistant Teacher:

We are seeking a candidate for an Upper Elementary Assistant Teacher. This 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 & 6th grade) with approximately 20 to 24 students.

Commended for our commitment to the Montessori philosophy and the creation of child-centered environments and for our spirit of trust and collaboration within the entire school community, we offer an exciting, supportive work environment.

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

The School environment blends the peace and quiet of a pastoral countryside with easy access to the offerings of a larger city.  OFMS is situated on 100 acres of partially wooded land on the edge of the small town of Avilla, minutes from Fort Wayne, Indiana.  We are dually accredited by the American Montessori Society (AMS) and the Independent Schools Association of the Central States (ISACS).  Still growing, we serve nearly 300 students from ages six weeks in our infant program through High School.

Candidates for this position will hold a Bachelor’s degree and preferably two years of experience teaching in an elementary setting. We are seeking individuals demonstrating a track record of strong collaboration, communication, compassion and competence in working with children within a child-centered philosophy.  Good instincts with safety, supervision, time management and teaching responsibility is desirable.  A great candidate should be a lifelong learner with a drive to inspire children and be inspired.

Please submit your resume to our Head of School at mosullivan@oakfarmschool.com



2018/2019 Opportunities:

Middle and High School Math Teacher

Oak Farm is launching a brand new high school program, and is open to applications.  Candidates would need to be willing to attend a Montessori Secondary training program, sponsored by Oak Farm. This position begins August of 2018.