Current Openings

IT Coordinator

VIMSIA is looking for an IT coordinator.  Position will be open June 1, possibly earlier for the right candidate.  Must have an undergraduate degree at minimum and at least two years experience in the field.  Responsibilities include ensuring that the school's technology is working properly - internet, intranet, software and hardware.  Must ensure email systems and group emails are set and running properly, work with student chrome-books and serve as first line of support for student laptops.  We are a mixture of laptops, PC desktops, macbooks, macs and chromebooks.  Software subscriptions include Google Aps, Managebac, Blackbaud, Quickbooks, Squarespace, Destiny and more.

Peter Gruber International Academy - IB Postings  

Please send your resume to Ms. Gloria Zakers at, cc:

No positions available at this time, however we are alwasy interested in viable IB experienced middle and high school teachers that might be interested in future employment.


Please send your resume to Ms. Norma Bolinger at, cc:

No positions available at this time, however we are always interested in viable Montessori acccreditated candidates that might be interested in future employment.

Spanish Speaking Assistant

Our Montessori and Casa classrooms are setup with one lead teacher and one assistant teacher.  A significant portion of our Spanish Infusion program at VIMSIA includes employing Spanish Speaking Assistant Teachers.  This role fulfills the requirements of an AMI Assistant Teacher, plus, provides a backdrop of Spanish language for the students throughout the day.  Candidate should speak Spanish and English fluently and have experience working with children.  Must have at minimum a High School Degree, however, an Child Development Associates Degree is preferred. 


Photo Credit Don Hebert

Photo Credit Don Hebert

Virgin Islands Montessori School and Peter Gruber International Academy is located on the beautiful island of St. Thomas in the United States Virgin Islands. VIMSIA, was established in 1964, and we offer programs - Toddler through High School. Our classes are well equipped. Our children are exceptional; our 10 acre campus is tropically lush fostering outdoor activity. Our students, staff and parents join to create a loving and caring community that is diverse and unique in many ways. Our island, and school, hosts a truly global community.  

International Academy Teaching candidates must be amenable to teaching under the auspices of the International Baccalaureate Programme ( All Academy teaching curriculum will be based on the IB MYP program for grades 7-10 and the IB DB program for grades 11 & 12. VIMSIA is proud to be the first and only International Baccalaureate World School in the US Virgin Islands. In April 2009 we received our IB Diploma Programme authorization for Grades 11 and 12, in March of 2010 we received our IB MYP authorization for grades 7-10.   

Montessori Teaching positions (ages 3 through 12; grades Pre-K through 6th) require an Association Montessori Internationale teaching certificate.

Competitive salary and benefits package offered.   We regret that owing to immigration restrictions preference will be given to those who are legally authorized to work in the U.S. Due to the volume of applications that we receive we will only be contacting the finalists. We thank you in advance for your interest in our school.