About the School

Follow the Child Montessori School, located in the vibrant city of Raleigh, seeks a Head of School who is knowledgeable of and committed to the principles of Montessori education. Located in a new purpose-built campus featuring 10 Montessori classrooms and an Outdoor Learning Environment designed by NC State University’s Natural Learning Initiative, talented faculty respect, support and empower highly motivated,inquisitive students who embrace personal and academic challenge and find joy in learning. An ethical culture where decisions are made in the best interest of children, FCM enjoys a robust enrollment and excellent financial health.


A contemporary progressive city that offers an exceptional quality of life. Raleigh is consistently ranked as one of the country’s best places for young professionals, families, singles, and seniors. Known as the “City of Oaks,” Raleigh is home to outstanding parks, museums, and recreational opportunities. Along with its neighboring cities of Durham and Chapel Hill, Raleigh is part of North Carolina’s Research Triangle,a hub for technology,medical, and creative industries. It is also home to multiple colleges and universities and offers rich cultural offerings, outdoor activities, and an affordable lifestyle found in few other places.

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How to Apply

Interested candidates should submit the following in a single merged pdf:

  • EC Candidate profile (see EC website)
  • Letter of interest to the BCD Search Committee
  • Resume
  • Philosophy Statement
  • List of 5 references with e-mail and phone contact

Please address any inquiries or expression of interest to:

  • Mary Seppala, Partner, Educators’ Collaborative, LLC (email: mseppala@educatorscollaborative.com, maryseppala@gmail.com, phone: 610-772-7625)