UD Montessori Teacher Residency

Coach and instructor positions

UD’s Montessori teacher training program is growing!

Coach and instructor positions available

Teachers conferring in a classroom

The University of Delaware Montessori Teacher Residency (UDMTR) is a two-year school-based teacher residency that combines timely seminars, coaching, site visits.

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of building a Montessori training program that supports the expansion of accessible Montessori opportunities for all children. 


  • Elementary-certified Montessori instructors needed to serve as on-site coaches for Montessori teaching residents in Seaford, Delaware.
  • Coaches provide weekly coaching and instruction on
    the Montessori philosophy and method for a cohort of UDMTR Residents.
  • Training provided.


  • UDMTR seeks Elementary and Early Childhood certified Montessori Instructors for our summer program and academic year seminars.
  • Instructors must have three years of teaching experience in a Montessori classroom post their certification.

If you have any questions about, or wish to pursue these opportunities, please contact UDMTR director Linda Zankowsky via the following webform: