Montessori Lead Teacher Pre-K

The Early Childhood (ages 3-6) Montessori Lead Teacher is responsible for the day-to-day operation of the Early Childhood Montessori room. Responsibilities include overseeing the general care of the children attending each day and supervising student employees in the Early Childhood (ages 3-6) room. The Lead Teacher is responsible for planning and facilitating learning activities in the room and overseeing the Montessori curriculum for the Early Childhood (ages 3-6) room. Provide proper care for the children per their needs. Provide comfort, support, and consistency in routine.

Develop care plans for each child incorporating other teachers working in the room. Communicate with parents as to their child’s daily happenings and any concerns regarding their child. Complete Food Program recording Documents per Department of Education requirements. Prepare planned activities for children based on the curriculum and children’s development. Prepare classroom materials as needed. Facilitate classroom activities and supervise any other teachers facilitating the activities with the children. Supervise Assistant Teacher, student teachers and classroom volunteers in the classroom. Keep room in good, clean condition as per licensing standards. Comply with licensing requirements and attain Continuing Education hours

Zone 4

Additional Information

To ensure full consideration, please submit all application materials before review date August 11, 2020. For more information and to apply visit UNK Employment Opportunities. For more information about the position contact:  Dawn Mollenkopf @

Contact Information

University of Nebraska at Kearney
2504 9th Avenue
Kearney, Nebraska 68849

Fauneil Meier
(p) (308) 865-8205
(f) (308) 865-8665

How to Apply


For more information about the online application process contact: 308-865-8516 or