Who are we?

Organisation

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)


Training

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)


School

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)


Outreach

Our outreach team comprise members of the Institute staff.

Our Outreach Team (PDF)


Administration

Our administration team comprise members of the Institute staff.

Our Admin Team (PDF)


Board members

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
Montessori Pedagogue

Mrs Wendy Innes
Montessori School Proprietor

Mrs Amanda Lake
Montessori Teacher and Educational Assessor

Dr Daleep Mukarji OBE
Charities Director

Mr David Murphy (Treasurer)
Finance Director

Mr Richard Partridge (Chairman)
Architect

Mrs Hilla Patell
Montessori Pedagogue

Mrs Isabel Raphael
Retired Head Teacher – Channing

Ms Farran Scott
Musician

Mrs Linda Webster
Parent