Lead Lower Elementary Guide


Nature's Way Montessori

Nature’s Way Montessori, Napa CA is seeking a charismatic, experienced Guide to join our growing nature-based program. Steeped deeply into cosmic education, gardening, hiking, camping, and land preservation projects will all be a part of the program. We are in our second year with 15 children for the fall.

Nature’s Way Montessori is a nature-based Montessori program following AMI principles. We are soon celebrating 10 years in Napa and excited about our growing program. Our goal at NWM is for every child to leave with a life-long love for learning, the skill and ability to collaborate with others, and absolutely knowing how interconnected they are to all things.

Applicants should:

AMI Montessori training at elementary level.

3-5 years experience in the classroom as a lead

A deep knowledge and love of Montessori theory

A love of nature…

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

Accountability to lesson plans

Great communication skills with parents

The ability to listen and be present

The hours will be 730-400 with a mid-August and mid-June contract

We hope you see yourself here and contact us soon.


Monica MacDonald
E-mail: monica@natureswaynapavalley.com
Phone: 707-226-5437