The Garden employs individuals who understand and implement positive discipline techniques and recognize the value and importance of alternative, progressive, quality early childhood education, who love the outdoors and come equipped with endless patience and a willingness to learn. Desirable skills include:
*Previous Montessori Experience
*Previous Experience in an Alternative Preschool Setting
(Reggio, Waldorf, Forest Kindergarten, Progressive/Constructivist)
*Gardening Ability
*Yoga Certification
*Wilderness First Responder Training

*Outdoor Education Experience

Applicants should be prepared to submit a full federal background check along with current CPR/First Aid certificate, 3 professional references, all relevant transcripts and a letter of recommendation.

See full details and requirements here: Staff Qualifications and Standards

Submit your cover letter and resume to Ellen Graham to apply.

CURRENT OPPORTUNITIES:

Toddler Guide:
Part Time/Monday-Friday 7:30-1:00 beginning June 2021
(opportunities for full time hours also available)
Seeking a candidate with 0-3 AMS, AMI or MACTE accredited Montessori Training (or willingness to begin training within the first year of employment) with experience working with toddlers. 2 year contract required, salary and benefits negotiable and based on training, education and experience.

Lead Nature Guide:
Part-time/Monday-Friday 7:30-2:00, beginning March/April 2021
(opportunities for full time hours also available)
Seeking a candidate with experience working with preschool-aged children who enjoys being outdoors in all weather and has a passion for nature. Gardening, yoga and Spanish skills are a plus! 2 year contract required, salary and benefits negotiable and based on training, education and experience.

Assistant Director:
Full Time/ Monday-Friday 7:30-3:30, beginning ASAP
Seeking a candidate with leadership experience and Montessori training for 0-3 and/or 3-6 years to join our administrative team. Must love the outdoors and be passionate about positive discipline. 2 year contract required, salary and benefits negotiable and based on training, education and experience.

Substitute Guides:
Part-Time/As Needed
Seeking a candidate with flexible availability to cover sick days and vacations for regular staff. Opportunities for growth available for the right candidate.

Please contact MMCS to learn about employment opportunities for Primary, Lower Elementary and Upper Elementary Teachers.