Blue Heron School at SLNSC, Holderness NH
Children's House (3-6 years)


The Blue Heron School Director will bring a love of nature and early childhood education to this program, supporting an environment that nurtures a love of learning and nature in children. They manage school enrollment and communications with families, other teachers, programs, and visitors. They manage compliance with New Hampshire Bureau of Child Care Licensing rules. They hire, manage and support the staff in their roles in the classroom and their interactions with the children and the environment, creating an authentic Montessori program. This is a full time, year round position. A detailed job description will be provided.


• MACTE certified Montessori training • Able to successfully pass a background screening as required by NH BCCL • Have three credits in management or supervision awarded by a regionally accredited college or university, or a minimum of two years’ experience in a supervisory or management position in lieu of the three credits in management and supervision.


Full range of benefits including paid vacation, personal, and sick time, health insurance (SLNSC covers 80% of the premiums,) SLNSC sponsored short-term disability, long-term disability, life insurance, and EAP (Employee Assistance Plan). A 403b retirement plan (5% match after two years), and a free 8-person membership to the Science Center.

Contact Information

Please apply by remitting a current resume and letter of interest to HR/Finance Manager, Bonnie Baker at Blue Heron School is part of the Squam Lakes Natural Science Center ( in Holderness NH. SLNSC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to creating a diverse work environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, gender identity, gender expression, age, disability, veteran status or sexual orientation.