now Interviewing for 2018/2019 School Year

We are actively seeking to fill open positions for the 2018/2019 school year. 

  • Association Montessori Internationale Certified Elementary Guide
  • International Baccalaureate Middle/High School Maths Teacher
  • International Baccalaureate Middle/High School Science Teacher
  • International Baccalaureate Middle/High School Humanities Teacher
  • Elementary/Middle/High School Spanish Teacher
  • Spanish Speaking Assistant Teacher

Montessori Program (Age 2 through Grade 6)

At the primary and elementary level, we are an Association Montessori Internationale school and require that lead primary and elementary teachers (Primary, Lower and Upper El) are AMI certified.  We review viable AMI certified Primary and Elementary resumes year round. 

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

Peter Gruber International Academy (Grades 7 - 12) - IB Postings  

PGIA Recruitment Flyer

In the International Baccalaureate program for Middle through High School we are actively seeking to fill openings for Math, Spanish, Humanities and Sciences.  We are interested in experienced Middle or High School applicants for all disciplines, preferably with International Baccalaureate teaching experience. We review viable IB experienced middle and high school teaching resumes year round.

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

Spanish Speaking Assistant - OPENINGS AVAILABLE  

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, a Child Development Associates Degree is preferred. 

 Photo Credit Don Hebert

Photo Credit Don Hebert

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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 for 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.