Montessori teacher (3-6 years) for new school in Pully/Lausanne

Wisdom Tree Schools SA


Key information

Exciting opportunity for an inspirtational lead teacher in a newly opening private school, situated in Pully. A fully equipped Montessori classroom, (3-6 years) with an entirely child-centred approach, traditional values, plenty of outdoor activities, ideal location next to lake and parks, fully bilingual French/English.

Looking for an experienced, passionate teacher trained in Montessori methods, disciplined in child observation, recognizing and adapting to the needs of the child, and creating an environment conducive to exploration and self-sufficiency. Ability to nurture the child’s innate concentration skills, leading them to self-directed development,physically, emotionally and spiritually. Allowing them to follow their individual rhythms.


  • Developing lesson plans, independent learning exercises, curricula, and methods that cater to the needs of the individual child, for children aged 3-6
  • Observing, gently guiding and nourishing children. Encouraging social-emotional development by using positive discipline strategies
  • Establishing rapport and building relationships with children and their parents based on trust and respect.
  • Monitoring and assessing child progress and writing regular reports.
  • Helping to manage the Montessori classroom environment and all the materials contained therein.
  • Designing stimulating school activities and accompanying children on outdoor trips.
  • Development of extra-curricular activity programme


  • Bachelor’s degree in early childhood teaching, education, or a related discipline.
  • AMI/AMS Montessori certified, highly desirable.
  • Experience in teaching primary school children
  • Experience in the Swiss school system.
  • Passionate about alternative/self-directed child education.
  • Ability to multitask, keep calm under pressure, and treat children with love and respect.
  • Excellent planning and organizational skills.
  • A lifelong learner who can be a good role model for children.
  • English and French language fluency

We offer comfortable working conditions/salary, an opportunity for a passionate creative teacher to truly exercise their profession, to teach and inspire children in a fully supportive environment.


  • Wisdom Tree Schools SA

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