Fall is almost here and we are still looking for the right person for our lead Primary Guide. We have written to some Montessori Training Centers and talked with some of our network contacts in the area. Anyone have any other ideas of where we should be posting?? Or things we should add to the posting? TIA!!! -Allie This is our post: -------------------- Live Oak Community Montessori is a small Montessori school located near Lake Travis in Austin. Set on two beautiful acres, the campus includes a nature trail, greenhouse, gardens planted by the children, and Montessori classrooms. Our school serves a close-knit community of families who are interested in continuing their children’s AMS primary education into the elementary years. We are seeking a primary guide for the 2007–08 school year and beyond to join our dynamic and talented lower elementary guide/director and an apprentice guide. Live Oak Community Montessori offers • low teacher-to-student ratio • small class sizes (8–12 students per class) • part-time teaching schedule (4 days per week) • flexible hours • peace education training and continuing education • paid holidays, vacation, and sick days • tuition reduction and/or waivers for your children to attend LOCM • a beautiful environment and strong community support We are looking for individuals who • are creative, resourceful, and nurturing • have that special connection with children • value each child’s unique personality and gifts to the community • are passionate about peace education, community building, and nature appreciation • want to work with committed families to build a strong community-minded school • have or are in the process of obtaining Montessori training and/or classroom experience Candidates who would be a good fit for our program will be interested in joining our community effort to educate our children in peace education, community service, strong academics, and natural studies. Letters of inquiry should include information about qualifications, experience, and compensation requirements as well as any questions. This is a very special opportunity for the right person!