The Living Classroom teacher’s paramount responsibility is to provide a safe, healthy,
nurturing and responsive educational setting for children ages 3 - 14. He/She is also
responsible for supporting the children’s development by recognizing individual differences
and by helping them to live, learn and work cooperatively in a carefully designed, outdoor
Within the Living Classroom, efforts to teach Earth and humankind stewardship as outlined
within the Scales and Curriculum of our Guidelines of Sustainability are of the utmost
importance. As described within the Guidelines, the successful candidate will be keen and
exhibit the appropriate knowledge base to uphold the Living Classroom as a working model
through which the purpose and performance of the built and ever-expansive environment
can be positively integrated with the Montessori curriculum and its educational goals.
MOMI is an independent, non-profit school located on a beautiful 9-acre campus in upcountry Maui, Hawaii. Accredited by the Hawaii Association of Independent Schools and the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, MOMI is committed to the principles of Montessori philosophy and Earth education. Our school offers a creative and supportive environment that integrates environmental literacy, ecology, and the arts with a rigorous academic program. For additional information about this position and our school, please visit www.momi.org. To apply, send letters of intent and resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org.