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Roots Mixed Age Kindergarden Lead

Satya Center

Costa Rica

Full time

Kindergarten and Early Childhood


Sep 11

Starting January 2024

Position open for our lead teacher in our “Roots" mixed age EC program. Ages 2-6. 

4 days a week 8am-1pm with possibility to increase hours.

Do you want to spend a year (or more) in paradise? We have several opportunities opening within our new nature based integrative Waldorf inspired education center in Caribbean Costa Rican jungle near the magical town of Puerto Viejo. 

Housing, transportation, relocation assistance and monthly salary offered. 

We offer strong mentoring support for our teachers to help them integrate into our nature based pedagogy. 

The school is located on a beautiful 20 acre biodynamic farm and conscious eco-village and surrounded by nature, drinkable mountain creek, and swimmable river! We are passionate about excellent nutrition and strive to grow all of our own food. 

We practice conscious intuitive education. It is artistic, agile, adaptive, and creative and although we do not always operate like modern Waldorf schools, we feel we are strongly in alignment with Steiner’s original teachings. Find out more about our vision at  https://satyacenter.thinkific.com

We are calling in someone who will guide and nurture the children in their exploration of self and the world through indoor and outdoor imaginative play, craft and artistic activities, strong rhythm and freedom to explore who they truly are. The guide will lead connection circles with poems, songs, and finger play, tell stories with puppets, and foster the love of nature through outdoor exploration. Special attention is given on the attendance to consciously guide the children through emotional experiences, fostering emotional regulation through co-regulation. 


-Fluent in Spanish or English. Basic Spanish Required...Bilingual Preferred. 

-Early Child Waldorf training or experience preferred or a passion for conscious education and a willingness to be mentored. 

-Strong connection to inner self and dedication to spiritual growth. 

-Creative energy able to guide the children through indoor and outdoor handcrafts, stories, table theater, songs, movement. 

-Passion to foster the children’s natural love and connection with nature not afraid to experience extreme elements of the jungle. 

-Flexibility to flow as we grow and develop our vision.

-Passion to work with multi-cultural environment with children from countries all over the world, who are speaking many different languages. 

Opportunities are available for families interested to purchase land and join our growing conscious eco-village. 

If you feel the call to join us in creating a beautiful place for children to thrive in paradise, please send Zoey an email explaining why you are passionate to join this vision and a recent photo of yourself to satyatribe@gmail.com. 

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