Renaissance Teacher or Part-time positions
Unique Position for a Uniquely Talented Teacher
Rose Rock School, located in Norman, Oklahoma, is searching for a multi-talented, flexible, and capable individual to fill multiple roles within our Lifeways flagship program, administration, and/or developing grade school program. The successful applicant will demonstrate experience, cultivation of ability, and creativity in at least two of the following roles:
Grade school, especially block teaching
This presumably full-time position will be tailor-made to fit the successful candidate’s skillset. Alternately, interested applicants who possess only one of the mentioned skill sets are welcome to apply for a part-time position.
Teachers joining the RRS faculty should:
Find levity and joy in a challenging, meaningful job.
Value courageous, in-depth discourse as a means to discovering the living-consensus that exists within the collegial body.
Can strike a balance between the joy and challenge of establishing new programs, while adapting to the high-quality programming that has already been established at RRS.
Be willing to engage in intensive study and contemplation vis-a-vis book study and child study, so as to be empowered towards authentic understanding of the developing children with which we work.
Actively practices self-reflection and self-improvement.
Pay and Hours: To be determined based on teacher’s experience. Teachers are compensated for contact hours and planning. 10% tuition discount is available for teachers with students enrolled at RRS. Full-time employees enjoy annual contributions to a Health Reimbursement Arrangement.
RRS pedagogy is based on a profound understanding of human development that addresses the changing needs of the growing child. Our teachers strive to transform education into an art that meets the whole child with great respect towards each one's individual, essential nature.
The teachers work out of a 100 year-old pedagogical tradition that we continuously renew and refine. It integrates art, movement and academics to provide a robust and inspiring education for joyful students. The curriculum and methodology develop clarity of thought, imaginative minds, richness of feeling life, and capable bodies. Recipients of RRS education are on firm footing to grow into self-determining, self-affirming adults.
The Rose Rock School Community
Learning Through Play, Inspired by Nature, Growing in Community
At the Rose Rock School, we provide a curriculum infused with creativity and imagination that supports the balanced development of each child and seeks to remove hindrances from learning. The result is students who are enabled to discover and pursue their life interests in freedom.
Our talented faculty nurtures an environment of warmth, collaboration and collegiality. Subject classes provide instruction in a wide variety of artistic education, two foreign languages, music, movement education, handwork, as well as traditional academics. Rose Rock is a community center in which parents, children, faculty, and the greater community experience and celebrate life together.
Rose Rock School, located on four beautiful, treed acres in the heart of Norman, Oklahoma and hosts a Lifeways early childhood program as well as an early grades program (1 through 4 in Fall 2022).
Interested parties please send a resume and biography/letter of interest to firstname.lastname@example.org
Rose Rock School
1515 West Main Street
Phone: (405) 412-3583
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