Lead Preschool Teacher
Live Oak is looking for a lead preschool teacher to join our faculty. You would be working within the Early Childhood Village amongst supportive EC faculty. Our greater parent body is community minded and supportive, fully enjoying a return to concerts, lectures and festivals on our beautiful campus. Our grades programs offer many rich subjects including Spanish, Handwork, Woodwork, Music, Orchestra, and Movement Education. The dedicated and experienced educators of Live Oak hold true to the principles of Waldorf education, and we deeply value the integral roles of mentoring support and the invested work of the College of Teachers. Our faculty and Board of Trustees enjoy a warm collegial relationship and work collaboratively with our parent community to create an educational environment that is aligned with the ideals of Waldorf Education and the school's mission and goals.
Founded in the fall of 1976, Live Oak is fully accredited by AWSNA and serves 200 children from preschool through eighth grade. Our community enjoys a 40 acre campus in Meadow Vista, California, in the Sierra foothills, 45 minutes east of Sacramento and 1 hour west of Donner Summit and nestled between the Bear River and the north fork of the American River. The surrounding area is an adventureland for the outdoor minded who enjoy skiing, snowboarding, and water sports including river rafting. The numerous trail systems are frequented by horseback riders, hikers, runners and mountain bikes.
The ideal candidate will have had Waldorf Early Childhood training, 12 early childhood units from an accredited college, and will have had some prior teaching experience. If you are in the process of completing any of the above, please inquire nonetheless.
Joining an enthusiastic and supportive faculty
Priority enrollment for children of hired faculty
Tuition remission for children of faculty
A school year calendar designed for sustainable teaching and learning
Financial support for renewal courses
Living where you would vacation
Please check out our website at liveoakwaldorf.org
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