Current Job Openings

Summer School Teacher (June 7, 2021 to July 23, 2021)

We are looking for a summer school teacher, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. This is a fun and engaging Montessori environment. The teacher is not required to be Montessori trained for summer school. Patch certification is required. Children are ages 3 to 6. Please contact us if you are interested in covering the complete summer period or part of this period. Applicants are required to pass a background check as required by the state of Hawaii.

Pay: $15-$20 an hour depending on experiences. 

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Substitute Teacher (Multiple) Job

Looking for a job to earn a little extra? At Little Hoku, we are looking for PATCH certified teachers, assistant teachers, and aids. Currently, we are hiring for substitute teachers. Substitute teachers will be caring for children ages 3 to 6. This is a fun and engaging environment. However, teachers are not required to be Montessori certified. Applicants are required to pass a background check as required by the state of Hawaii.

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About Little Hoku

Little Hoku Montessori Academy serves preschool children between the ages of 2.5 and 6. Our preschool is conveniently located inside Kihei Lutheran Church in North Kihei. The church is right off Piilani Highway on the island of Maui in Hawaii. The preschool is an easy commute for Maui residents of Kihei, Wailea, Kahului, and Wailuku. It is also less than 30 minutes to Paia, Makawao, and Kula.

Little Hoku’s mission is to provide a safe and fun environment for toddlers to grow to be independent and creative individuals. Our school follows the Montessori philosophy. Little Hoku focuses on Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics (STEAM) activities by directing our toddlers in various Montessori activities to nourish their creativity and academics.

The lead teacher is Association Montessori Internationale (AMI) certified.


Little Hoku Montessori Academy is a program for children ages 3 to 6.

Little Hoku has one classroom with a Lead teacher, Association Montessori International (AMI) certified and a teacher’s aid, People Attentive To Children (PATCH) certifiedOur program offers Preschool and Kindergarten. The school is licensed for 24 students, but sets the capacity at 18 for optimal teacher to student ratio.