About our School
Nature’s Way Montessori envisions children and families deeply connected to the earth, acting as stewards. This will happen by continuing Dr. Montessori’s work, bringing nature into the classrooms and having an outdoor classroom at every level. This will lead to inter-connectedness and peaceful co-existence with all living things. Nature’s Way Montessori serves 80 children ages 6 weeks through 6 years.
About the position
Nature’s Way Montessori’s Infant-Toddler Community in Napa California serves children ages 6 weeks through 3 years old. We are looking for a trained Guide to help us build a strong Montessori foundation for our program as we grow.
AMI Montessori training at A-I level. (We are willing to sponsor if you are already in training)
Experience a plus but not required.
A deep knowledge and love of Montessori theory
Innovative problem solving skills
A desire to connect a community of staff, parents, and students to our vision
Flexibility in addressing children’s needs
Excellent observation skills
Great communication skills with parents
The ability to listen and be present
Be able to start work right away
Authorized to work in the US (We cannot sponsor visas at this time)
We offer a competitive salary and benefits including health insurance (medical, dental, vision), a very generous PTO schedule, professional development opportunities, and tuition discounts.
“There must be provision for the child to have contact with nature; to understand and appreciate the order, the harmony and the beauty in Nature….so the children may better understand and participate in the marvelous things which civilization creates.”
Secret of Childhood
Dr. Maria Montessori