Careers

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At TMS, our staff and faculty can say I Am Known!

TMS is a great place to work. We offer a range of opportunities to support learning in the classroom as well as roles that support the administration and organization of the school. TMS staff and faculty are experts in their fields, dedicating their time to ensuring our students can say I Am Known. We offer great opportunities to explore personal growth, innovation and relational learning.

Our positions are posted on our website as well as on the CAIS and CIS websites. We encourage all candidates to check back often for future opportunities.


Current Career Opportunities at TMS

Guidance Counsellor - Upper School


Internationally Recognized Since 1961 as Toronto Montessori Schools

TMS is a leading independent school in Richmond Hill that combines Montessori and International Baccalaureate frameworks to provide students from 18 months to Grade 12 the foundation for a life of goodness and excellence. TMS is a member of CIS and accredited by CCMA, CAIS and the IBO. Our Mission is to deliver a seamless, internationally-acclaimed educational experience designed to inspire and challenge students to discover the best of who they are and to achieve their full potential.

TMS Upper School (Elgin Mills Campus) is inviting applications from motivated, inspiring individuals for the position of:

Guidance Counsellor

The successful candidate will work with students to help them reach their full potential in the International Baccalaureate (IB) Middle Years Programme and Diploma Programme, with a special focus on the Middle Year Programme students (Grade 7 to 10). The incumbent will work within a team to ensure that all students at TMS are advised and guided for academic development.

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Conduct individual and/or group counseling sessions with a view to support students in their development of social and academic skills;
  • Evaluate students’ attributes and support them in realizing their potential;
  • Further develop and implement the guidance program for the Middle School students;
  • Teach the Careers Course;
  • Work with the Guidance team to support the Diploma students and their parents through the university application process;
  • Contribute to the co-curricular program; and
  • Work with the team to support student life at the Upper School.

Qualifications, Experience and Attributes:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Education.
  • Ontario College of Teachers Certification with intermediate/senior school qualifications.
  • Guidance Specialist qualifications with a minimum of 3 years’ of Guidance experience.
  • Demonstrated experience in career counseling and social-emotional support.
  • Independent School experience as an asset.
  • Demonstrated Canadian and international university placement experience an asset.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • A current Vulnerable Sector Check.
  • Current First Aid CPR, and AED.

TMS offers a competitive salary and benefits plan, including participation in the School’s Pension Plan, opportunities for professional development and the opportunity to work in a vibrant, collegial workplace.

How to Apply:

If you believe that a challenging, innovative environment is the perfect fit for your teaching goals, please submit your resume along with a covering letter to:

Human Resources at tmshr@tmsschool.ca by: May 1st, 2019

We thank all applicants in advance. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. TMS is an equal opportunity employer and will make accommodations upon request to enable applicants with disabilities to engage in all parts of the recruitment and selection process.

Full-time Custodian - Lower School

Internationally Recognized Since 1961 as Toronto Montessori Schools

TMS is a leading independent school in Richmond Hill that combines Montessori and International Baccalaureate frameworks to provide students from 18 months to Grade 12 the foundation for a life of goodness and excellence. TMS is a member of CIS and accredited by CCMA, CAIS and the IBO. Our Mission is to deliver a seamless, internationally-acclaimed educational experience designed to inspire and challenge students to discover the best of who they are and to achieve their full potential.

TMS Lower School (Bayview Campus) is inviting applications from motivated, inspired individuals for:

Full-time Custodian

Reporting to the Facilities Supervisor, the Custodian will be responsible for day to day housekeeping, traffic control at afternoon “Kiss and Go” area and ongoing preventative maintenance at the Lower School. Duties will include but are not limited to: frequent cleaning and maintenance of washrooms, classrooms, offices and other public areas, conducting nightly security procedures, aid in the set-up/clean-up of school functions and assisting with traffic flow.

The successful candidate will be working with a fantastic group of staff and students who are guided by our TMS Ideals of Respect, Strive, and Make Good Choices.

Qualifications, experience and attributes:

  • Able to work steady evening weekday shifts from 3:00 pm – 11:30 pm (summer hours may vary)
  • Previous custodian experience is considered an asset
  • Excellent verbal and interpersonal skills
  • Physically able to perform a full range of cleaning duties including the ability to lift 25 lbs. and to stand and walk for long periods of time
  • Experience in heavy duty custodial work (e.g. stripping and waxing floors) is considered an asset
  • Ability to work independently as well as in a team
  • CPR and First Aid Training is an asset
  • A current Vulnerable Sector Police Record Check

TMS offers a competitive hourly wage and good benefits plan along with the opportunity to work in a vibrant, collegial workplace. If you believe that an established yet innovative environment is the perfect fit for you, please submit your resume along with a covering letter to:

Human Resources at tmshr@tmsschool.ca

The posting will be open until filled or cancelled

We thank all applicants in advance. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


Physical Education Supply Teachers - Lower School

Internationally Recognized Since 1961 as Toronto Montessori Schools

TMS is a leading independent school in Richmond Hill that combines Montessori and International Baccalaureate frameworks to provide students from 18 months to Grade 12 the foundation for a life of goodness and excellence. TMS is a member of CIS and accredited by CCMA, CAIS and the IBO. Our Mission is to deliver a seamless, internationally-acclaimed educational experience designed to inspire and challenge students to discover the best of who they are and to achieve their full potential.

TMS Lower School (Bayview Campus) is inviting applications from motivated, inspiring individuals for:

Physical Education Supply Teacher

On an on call basis for the 2018/2019 academic year

Qualifications, experience and attributes:

  • Undergraduate Degree and additional qualifications in Physical Education
  • Ontario College of Teachers Certification
  • Experience working with children aged 3-12
  • The ability to collaborate and contribute as a team player
  • A proven professional approach and work ethic
  • Current CPR, First Aid and AED training
  • A current Vulnerable Sector Police Record Check

The successful candidate must be an energetic team player excited by the opportunity to contribute to an exceptional school. If you believe that a challenging, innovative environment is the perfect fit for your teaching goals, please submit your resume along with a covering letter to:

Human Resources at tmshr@tmsschool.ca

We thank all applicants in advance. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Accommodations are available for applicants with accessibility needs due to disability upon request.


Classroom & Extended Care Assistants - Lower School

Internationally Recognized Since 1961 as Toronto Montessori Schools

TMS is a leading independent school in Richmond Hill that combines Montessori and International Baccalaureate frameworks to provide students from 18 months to Grade 12 the foundation for a life of goodness and excellence. TMS is a member of CIS and accredited by CCMA, CAIS and the IBO. Our Mission is to deliver a seamless, internationally-acclaimed educational experience designed to inspire and challenge students to discover the best of who they are and to achieve their full potential.

TMS Lower School (Bayview Campus) is inviting applications from motivated, inspired individuals for:

Classroom & Extended Care Assistants

The successful candidate will be working with a great team and fantastic group of students who are guided by our TMS Ideals of Respect, Strive, and Make Good Choices.

Qualifications, experience and attributes:

  • Montessori training (TMI preferred), RECE is preferred
  • A minimum of 1 year experience in a similar capacity working with young children
  • Demonstrated passion for working with children preferably in a team teaching environment
  • Strong oral communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and within a team setting
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Punctuality, reliability and good attendance
  • Current Standard CPR, First Aid and AED training
  • Current medical (record of necessary immunizations)
  • A current Vulnerable Sector Police Record Check

The successful candidate must be an energetic team player excited by the opportunity to contribute to an exceptional school. If you believe that a challenging, innovative environment is the perfect fit for you, please submit your résumé, a covering letter to:

Human Resources at tmshr@tmsschool.ca

We thank all applicants in advance. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Accommodations are available for applicants with accessibility needs due to disability upon request.


Supply Teacher - Lower and Upper School

Internationally Recognized Since 1961 as Toronto Montessori Schools

TMS is a leading independent school in Richmond Hill that combines Montessori and International Baccalaureate frameworks to provide students from 18 months to Grade 12 the foundation for a life of goodness and excellence. TMS is a member of CIS and accredited by CCMA, CAIS and the IBO. Our Mission is to deliver a seamless, internationally-acclaimed educational experience designed to inspire and challenge students to discover the best of who they are and to achieve their full potential.

TMS Lower School (Bayview Campus) & TMS Upper School (Elgin Mills Campus) is inviting applications from motivated, inspiring individuals for:

Supply Teacher

On an on call basis for the 2018/2019 academic year

Qualifications, experience and attributes:

  • MACTE approved Montessori Teacher Certification (Toronto Montessori Institute preferred); Infant/Toddler, Early Childhood or Elementary and/or
  • Undergraduate Degree and Ontario College of Teachers Certification
  • Experience working with children aged 18 months to Grade 12
  • The ability to collaborate and contribute as a team player
  • A proven professional approach and work ethic
  • A commitment to the highest standards of teaching
  • Current CPR, First Aid and AED training
  • A current Vulnerable Sector Police Record Check

The successful candidate must be an energetic team player excited by the opportunity to contribute to an exceptional school. If you believe that a challenging, innovative environment is the perfect fit for your teaching goals, please submit your resume along with a covering letter to:

Human Resources at tmshr@tmsschool.ca

We thank all applicants in advance. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Accommodations are available for applicants with accessibility needs due to disability upon request.




Current Career Opportunities at TMS CAMP

Head Lifeguard (June 24 - August 16)

Discovery Day Camp

Creating 55 years of wonderful camp memories, Discovery Day Camp offers campers ages 3 to 15 years old a hero’s journey -- a quest for self-discovery, with endless opportunities for exploration, in a world of creativity, culture and socialization. Discovery Day Camp creates a sense of wonder and joy through activities that have meaning and purpose and that will to contribute to the development of child’s character, which in turn will make a positive contribution to our global community. Accredited by the OCA, our amazing camp is connected to an internationally recognized school, TMS.

TMS Discovery Day Camp is inviting applications from motivated, inspired individuals for:

Head Lifeguard (June 24 - August 16)

Reporting to the Camp Director, this position is responsible for pool maintenance, monitoring the activities in the pool areas to prevent accidents and provide a safe environment to campers. The successful candidate is also responsible for delivering swim instruction to campers 4-12 years of age as well as assisting with pool maintenance.

The successful candidate will be working with a fantastic group of staff and students who are guided by our TMS Ideals of Respect, Strive, and Make Good Choices.

Qualifications/Skills/Experience:

●Preference given to those applicants with previous life-guarding experience within a camp and pool setting
●Minimum 2-year deck supervisory experience
●Red Cross Swim Instructors certification
●Current National Lifeguard Service (NLS) qualifications
●Aquatic Supervisory Training (AST) an asset
●Additional aquatic qualifications an asset (Pool Operator, Aquatic Safety inspector, NLS Instructor, Lifesaving instructor, swim instructor, instructor trainer)
●CPR and First Aid Training is an asset
●A current Vulnerable Sector Police Record Check
●Excellent verbal communication and interpersonal skills
●Demonstrate effective problem solving skills

If you believe that the above position is the perfect fit for you, please submit your resume along with a covering letter to:

Camp Director at camp@tmsschool.ca

We thank all applicants in advance. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. For more information on Discovery Day Camp please visit our Web site at www.discoveryday.ca

Arts & Crafts Instructor (June 24 - August 16)

Discovery Day Camp

Creating 55 years of wonderful camp memories, Discovery Day Camp offers campers ages 3 to 15 years old a hero’s journey - a quest for self-discovery, with endless opportunities for exploration, in a world of creativity, culture and socialization. Discovery Day Camp creates a sense of wonder and joy through activities that have meaning and purpose and that will to contribute to the development of child’s character, which in turn will make a positive contribution to our global community. Accredited by the OCA, our amazing camp is connected to an internationally recognized school, TMS.

TMS Discovery Day Camp is inviting applications from motivated, inspired individuals for:

Arts & Crafts Instructor (June 24 - August 16)

The successful candidate will be working with a fantastic group of staff and students who are guided by our TMS Ideals of Respect, Strive, and Make Good Choices.

Qualifications/Skills/Experience:

●B.A. Visual Arts or B. Ed
●Experience planning and delivering engaging arts & crafts activities
●CPR and First Aid Training is an asset
●A current Vulnerable Sector Police Record Check
●Excellent verbal communication and interpersonal skills
●Demonstrate effective problem solving skills

If you believe that the above position is the perfect fit for you, please submit your resume along with a covering letter to:

Camp Director at camp@tmsschool.ca

We thank all applicants in advance. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. For more information on Discovery Day Camp please visit our Web site at www.discoveryday.ca

Camp Counsellor (June 24 - August 16)

Discovery Day Camp

Creating 55 years of wonderful camp memories, Discovery Day Camp offers campers ages 3 to 15 years old a hero’s journey -- a quest for self-discovery, with endless opportunities for exploration, in a world of creativity, culture and socialization. Discovery Day Camp creates a sense of wonder and joy through activities that have meaning and purpose and that will to contribute to the development of child’s character, which in turn will make a positive contribution to our global community. Accredited by the OCA, our amazing camp is connected to an internationally recognized school, TMS.

TMS Discovery Day Camp is inviting applications from motivated, inspired individuals for:

Camp Counsellor (June 24 - August 16)

The successful candidate will be working with a fantastic group of staff and students who are guided by our TMS Ideals of Respect, Strive, and Make Good Choices.

Qualifications/Skills/Experience:

●Ability to engage and inspire campers ages 5-10 as they travel to their sessions
●Attention to detail and safety
●Ability to work collaboratively in a team setting
●CPR and First Aid Training is an asset
●A current Vulnerable Sector Police Record Check
●Excellent verbal communication and interpersonal skills
●Demonstrate effective problem solving skills

If you believe that the above position is the perfect fit for you, please submit your resume along with a covering letter to:

Camp Director at camp@tmsschool.ca

We thank all applicants in advance. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. For more information on Discovery Day Camp please visit our Web site at www.discoveryday.ca

Visual Art Instructor (June 24 - August 16)

Discovery Day Camp

Creating 55 years of wonderful camp memories, Discovery Day Camp offers campers ages 3 to 15 years old a hero’s journey -- a quest for self-discovery, with endless opportunities for exploration, in a world of creativity, culture and socialization. Discovery Day Camp creates a sense of wonder and joy through activities that have meaning and purpose and that will to contribute to the development of child’s character, which in turn will make a positive contribution to our global community. Accredited by the OCA, our amazing camp is connected to an internationally recognized school, TMS.

TMS Discovery Day Camp is inviting applications from motivated, inspired individuals for:

Visual Art Instructor (June 24 - August 16)

The successful candidate will be working with a fantastic group of staff and students who are guided by our TMS Ideals of Respect, Strive, and Make Good Choices.

Qualifications/Skills/Experience:

●B.A. Visual Arts or B. Ed
●Experience planning and delivering engaging visual art activities
●CPR and First Aid Training is an asset
●A current Vulnerable Sector Police Record Check
●Excellent verbal communication and interpersonal skills
●Demonstrate effective problem solving skills

If you believe that the above position is the perfect fit for you, please submit your resume along with a covering letter to:

Camp Director at camp@tmsschool.ca

We thank all applicants in advance. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. For more information on Discovery Day Camp please visit our Web site at www.discoveryday.ca

Swim Instructor/Lifeguard (June 24 - August 16)

Discovery Day Camp

Creating 55 years of wonderful camp memories, Discovery Day Camp offers campers ages 3 to 15 years old a hero’s journey -- a quest for self-discovery, with endless opportunities for exploration, in a world of creativity, culture and socialization. Discovery Day Camp creates a sense of wonder and joy through activities that have meaning and purpose and that will to contribute to the development of child’s character, which in turn will make a positive contribution to our global community. Accredited by the OCA, our amazing camp is connected to an internationally recognized school, TMS.

TMS Discovery Day Camp is inviting applications from motivated, inspired individuals for:

Swim Instructor/Lifeguard (June 24 - August 16)

Reporting to the Camp Director, and working under the Deck Supervisor this position is responsible for diligently monitoring the activities in the pool areas to prevent accidents and provide a safe environment to campers. The successful candidate is also responsible for delivering swim instruction to campers 4-12 years of age as well as assisting with pool maintenance.

The successful candidate will be working with a fantastic group of staff and students who are guided by our TMS Ideals of Respect, Strive, and Make Good Choices.

Qualifications/Skills/Experience:

●Preference given to those applicants with previous lifeguard and swim instructor experience within a camp and pool setting
●Red Cross Swim Instructors certification
●Current National Lifeguard Service (NLS) qualifications
●Additional aquatic qualifications an asset (Pool Operator, Aquatic Safety inspector, NLS Instructor, Lifesaving instructor, swim instructor, instructor trainer)
●CPR and First Aid Training is an asset
●A current Vulnerable Sector Police Record Check
●Excellent verbal communication and interpersonal skills
●Demonstrate effective problem solving skills

If you believe that the above position is the perfect fit for you, please submit your resume along with a covering letter to:

Camp Director at camp@tmsschool.ca

We thank all applicants in advance. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. For more information on Discovery Day Camp please visit our Web site at www.discoveryday.ca