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Location: New Preston, Connecticut
Type: Full Time
Washington Montessori School creates an inclusive and joyful environment, supported by a deeply rooted community of families and educators, where children embrace their individual and collective potential and prepare to live with integrity in a changing world.
Washington Montessori School seeks a Facilities Manager. The Facilities Manager is responsible for the maintenance and improvement of Washington Montessori’s buildings and grounds. Essential duties for this role include daily campus upkeep, management of reactive maintenance projects, planning and scheduling of preventive maintenance work, supervision of contracted janitorial and maintenance services, and logistics support for on-campus programs and events.
Located in Litchfield County, CT, WMS is less than an hour from Great Barrington, MA, less than two hours from NYC, and an easy day trip to Boston.
Founded in 1965, Washington Montessori School exists to teach and nurture the skills necessary for success in a changing world through a foundation of Montessori philosophy and principles and best educational practices. WMS also upholds the highest standards of independent school education as articulated in the Standards of the Connecticut Association Independent Schools, Principles of Good Practice of the National Association of Independent Schools, and the American Montessori Society’s Philosophy and Practice and Code of Ethics. Washington Montessori School hires skilled, passionate, dedicated educators who demonstrate our core values: independence, belonging and purpose. Our staff model kindness and respect for others, a reverence for human potential, and a flexible, resilient growth mindset.
Successful candidates will join a dynamic, supportive, and forward-thinking teaching community of over 55 adults serving 265 students from 18 months through 8th grade. This is a 12-month, full-time position with competitive salary and benefits.