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early childhood Assistant Teacher

The Waldorf School of Lexington is currently accepting applications for an Assistant Teacher to support either a nursery or kindergarten class starting in September 2019. In addition to supporting the teacher and children, the assistant’s duties include room setup and cleanup, cooking, baking, and keeping the environment clean and beautiful. This is an hourly, part-time, non-benefited position.

The ideal candidate will have experience working with young children in a school setting; demonstrated interest in Waldorf early childhood education; and the ability to work closely under the direction of the lead teacher. Priority will be given to applicants who are interested in Waldorf early childhood teacher training, or have completed training.

To Apply

Please email a cover letter, resume, and three references (written or provide contact information) in a single pdf addressed to Don Grace, School Director, at resume@thewaldorfschool.org.


Grades Assistant Teacher

The Waldorf School of Lexington is currently accepting applications for an Assistant Teacher to support either the first or second grade class starting in September 2019. In addition to supporting the Class Teacher and Subject teachers, the assistant’s duties include: room setup and cleanup, participation in classroom activities, working with students individually, taking leadership over the class when the lead teacher is absent, and assisting with additional responsibilities as needed. This is an hourly, part-time, non-benefited position.

Qualifications

The ideal candidate will have a B.A. degree; demonstrated interest in the philosophy and methods of Waldorf education; elementary teaching experience; energy, commitment, and vitality for working with elementary aged children; and the ability to take direction from, and work closely with, the Lead Teacher. Waldorf training and/or teaching experience is preferred.

To Apply

Please email a cover letter, resume, and three references (written or provide contact information) in a single pdf addressed to Don Grace, School Director, at resume@thewaldorfschool.org.


Handwork Teacher

The Waldorf School of Lexington is currently accepting applications for a full-time Handwork Teacher for the 2019-2020 academic year. This position will plan and implement a developmentally appropriate handwork curriculum to students in grades 1-8. The handwork curriculum spans from teaching early elementary grade students to knit, crochet, sew by hand, and embroider to doll-making, quilting, and machine sewing in the middle school grades.

Qualifications

The ideal candidate will have Waldorf training and/or teaching experience; Bachelor’s degree (advanced degree preferred); strong handwork skills in knitting, crocheting, embroidering, cross-stitching, hand and machine sewing, doll-making, quilting, and felting. Also, the candidate must have at least 2 years of teaching experience; energy, commitment, and vitality for working with elementary aged children; and the ability to collaborate with others.

To Apply

Please email a cover letter, resume, and three references (written or provide contact information) in a single pdf addressed to Don Grace, School Director, at resume@thewaldorfschool.org.


ASSISTANT Handwork Teacher

The Waldorf School of Lexington is currently accepting applications for a part-time Assistant Handwork Teacher for the 2019-2020 academic year. This position will support our Handwork Teacher and students in grades 2-5 with our elementary handwork curriculum, which includes knitting, crocheting, sewing by hand, and embroidering.

Qualifications

The ideal candidate will have Waldorf training and/or teaching experience; Bachelor’s degree; strong handwork skills in knitting, crocheting, embroidering, cross-stitching, and hand sewing. Also, the candidate must have at least 1 year of teaching experience; energy, commitment, and vitality for working with elementary aged children; and the ability to collaborate with others.

To Apply

Please email a cover letter, resume, and three references (written or provide contact information) in a single pdf addressed to Don Grace, School Director, at resume@thewaldorfschool.org.

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