The Maria Montessori Institute is a registered charity which was founded by Mario Montessori and exists to uphold the vision of Maria Montessori and the standards of AMI. It is governed by a Board of Directors.
Our Organisation (PDF)
Our training staff are all AMI Diploma holders who have at least 5 years experience working in Montessori environments. Our trainers have also qualified through the AMI Training of Trainers Programme requiring at least a further 3 years of intensive study.
Our Training Team (PDF)
Our school staff are all AMI Diploma holders having qualified with the Maria Montessori Institute or at another AMI Affiliated Training Centre.
Our School Team (PDF)
Our outreach team comprise members of the Institute staff.
Our Outreach Team (PDF)
Our administration team comprise members of the Institute staff.
Our Admin Team (PDF)
Our board members have a keen interest in enabling children to experience Montessori education at its best. They have a wealth of experience working with children, and working in Montessori and other professional fields.
Mr Benedict Faccini
Author/Consultant to UNESCO
Mrs Elizabeth Hood
Mrs Wendy Innes
Montessori School Proprietor
Mrs Amanda Lake
Montessori Teacher and Educational Assessor
Dr Daleep Mukarji OBE
Mr David Murphy (Treasurer)
Mr Richard Partridge (Chairman)
Mrs Hilla Patell
Mrs Isabel Raphael
Retired Head Teacher – Channing
Ms Farran Scott
Mrs Linda Webster
Mrs Christine Laubin
Fine Art Business Partner and Montessori Pedagogue