At The Montessori School Kingsley, we espouse and implement pure Montessori principles. We are nestled on the hill in leafy Kingsley, surrounded by native bushland and overlooking Lake Goollelal. We are Australia’s longest-running Montessori school and we cater to children aged 3 to 18 in mixed-age classrooms; from pre-primary education to the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (a globally recognised tertiary entrance qualification).

Our structure is as follows:

  • 3 x Pre-Primary Classes (ages 3 to 6 years)
  • 3 x Lower Primary Classes (ages 6 to 9 years)
  • 3 x Upper Primary Advisories (ages 9 to 12 years)
  • 1 x Lower Secondary Cohort – Divided into two academic classes (Years 7-8 and Years 9-10 and ages 12 to 15 years)
  • 1 x International Baccalaureate Cohort (Year 11 and Year 12)

Our School


At The Montessori School Kingsley, we remain true to the Montessori philosophy, focusing on the holistic development – physical, intellectual, social – of every child.

Our teaching staff is made up of Montessori / International Baccalaureate-trained teachers, some of whom have international experience, while others are alumni; and our administrative staff is a dedicated team who support our teachers and assistants.

You will also get to work in an amazing location, with fantastic students, and a welcoming community.

Meet our Staff

The Role

We are looking for an experienced Cleaner-cum-Groundsperson to perform a range of cleaning tasks to ensure a clean, hygienic, and safe environment for staff and students who will also care for our gardens and keep up the general maintenance of our buildings and grounds.

This combined role is a full-time position.

The Candidate

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Minimum of two years of commercial cleaning experience in Australia;
  • Knowledge of basic building repairs and maintenance;
  • Working with Children Check;
  • Police Clearance;
  • High attention to detail;
  • Experience working in schools will be an advantage.

Interested Applicants

If you would like to apply for the Cleaner-cum-Groundsperson position, please email your résumé, as well as a statement as to why you believe you would be a good fit for this role to the Business Manager:

[email protected]

The closing date for this position is Sunday, 12 June 2022.

Please note that applications will be reviewed upon receipt and the School reserves the right to appoint a successful applicant prior to the close of applications or re-open the recruitment process after the closing date, if necessary. Only applicants proceeding to the interview stage will be contacted.