Montessori Elementary Director/Directress (6-12)

Archdiocese of Chicago, Office of Catholic Schools Chicago, IL
Cardinal Bernardin Early Childhood Center, a regional school in the Archdiocese of Chicago (Cardinal Bernardin Montessori Academy as of July 1, 2018) is an independent Montessori school in the Catholic tradition established in 1998?. We have an opening for an elementary director/directress (6-12) beginning in the Fall of 2018.

CBECC seeks a cheerful, gentle and energetic individual to guide students aged three to six or aged six to twelve.

Located on a beautiful urban campus in Lincoln Park/Lakeview in Chicago, Illinois.

Large, airy classrooms, dedicated parents, pleasant work atmosphere, competitive salary and excellent benefits including ongoing paid professional development.

Bachelors Degree is required.

AMI, AMS, NCME and/or MACTE credential 3-6 and 6-12 is preferred, but we will provide paid professional development and a paid internship in pursuit of completion of Montessori credential.

Knowledge of the Catholic faith a must; Catechesis of the Good Shepherd Level I/Level 2/Level 3 helpful.

Please call Mrs. Barb Labotka, Principal at (630) 272-4335 or email

Our Mission… to inspire, nurture, and empower children to live up to the full promise of their individual and unique talents and capabilities and to support their parents through an educational model that combines Montessori education with a Catholic environment.

Our Vision…all CBECC students will launch into life as independent, compassionate, faithful, and respectful young people, prepared for academic, social, and emotional success and good use of their freedom with responsibility.