The Waldorf School of Atlanta currently has 2 open positions:
Lead Kindergarten Teacher − 1 Year Position to cover Sabbatical
A beloved long-time Early Childhood faculty member is taking a one-year sabbatical for the 2017-18 school year. The Waldorf School of Atlanta is seeking a seasoned teacher to hold her established class of 10 returning children and up to 8 new children during her absence. The seasoned assistant having 8 years’ experience will support continuity for returning children and parents. This class is one of 6 in the Early Childhood program on two campuses and traditionally has included children 3 -6 yrs old at the start of school. Weekly Early Childhood faculty meetings of Lead teachers, assistants and the Extended Day teacher provide supportive colleagueship. Please Note: All Georgia public and independent schools start in early to mid-August: Pre-planning meetings and room set up begin the week of August 7, 2017.
Qualifications and Benefits:
A Bachelor’s degree is required. Additionally, Waldorf Early Childhood training and classroom experience are required for this sabbatical position. We are seeking individuals who are committed to excellence in teaching, healthy parent/teacher relationships, self-development, and collegial collaboration. Full-time teachers enjoy a competitive salary and benefits.
Grades Class Teacher – 2017-18 School Year
Qualifications and Benefits:
A Bachelor’s degree is required. Additionally, Waldorf teacher training and classroom experience are preferred. We are seeking individuals who are committed to excellence in teaching, healthy parent/teacher relationships, self-development, and collegial collaboration. Full-time teachers enjoy a competitive salary and benefits that include dental, vision and long term disability insurance, tuition remission, mentoring, and financial support for professional development.
Our School and Community:
Founded in 1986 as a preschool/kindergarten program, The Waldorf School of Atlanta graduated its first eighth grade class in 2000. We currently offer nursery to grade eight education for approximately 240 students. Along with a robust Main Lesson curriculum, WSA students have instruction in Spanish, Eurythmy, Movement Education, Music (Recorder, Strings, Chorus, and Drumming), Handwork, Woodwork, Practical Arts, and after-school Sports Programs. Our parent/child program warmly introduces young families to Waldorf education. The school is fully accredited by four local and national accrediting bodies, and is a full member of AWSNA. Academe of the Oaks Waldorf High School opened in the fall of 2003, just five minutes from our campus. Our experienced and creative faculty works closely with an active and dedicated Board of Trustees and a committed and talented parent community. An established Core Faculty with years of Waldorf experience share a strong commitment to studying and working with anthroposophy. Our community supports a quarterly visit from the Christian Community priest, and branch of the Anthroposophical Society.
Please send a letter of introduction, resume, short biography, and three references to the attention of the Teacher Search Committee at firstname.lastname@example.org (Subject line: Teacher Search).