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Lead Kindergarten Teachers in New Orleans!

Waldorf School of New Orleans

New Orleans, LA, USA

Full time

Kindergarten and Early Childhood

Jan 11

The Waldorf School of New Orleans is expanding and seeking an experienced, motivated, and enthusiastic full-time Lead Kindergarten Teachers for the 2022/2023 School Year.

Please send biography, resume, and three (3) references to apply@waldorfnola.org

Lead Kindergarten Teacher duties include:
• Instructing Kindergarten students according to Waldorf pedagogy, nurturing each unique child with respect, and modeling healthy behavior
• Planning and developing Kindergarten curriculum, applying curriculum standards and learning objectives that adhere to Waldorf pedagogy
• Using effective teaching techniques, materials, and activities to promote physical, mental, and social development, and support a health and harmonious classroom
• Establishing and maintaining fair and just standards for student behavior to ensure a supportive and safe social environment
• Carrying out celebration of festivals and birthdays in a manner related to the curriculum
• Communicating objectives to students in a calm manner, using clear and precise language
• Observing, evaluating, and providing for specific student needs
• Monitoring and assessing student progress, personal and social behavior, and provide regular feedback to parents, mentor faculty and administration
• Documenting student progress and prepare mid-year and end-of-year reports for each child
• Scheduling and participating in parent conferences, conversations, and meetings
• Participating and/or holding a Chair position in Early Childhood Hiring and other school committees
• Participating in weekly faculty and Early Childhood staff meetings
• Directing, supervising, training and evaluating teaching assistant(s) who support the Kindergarten classroom
• Mentoring other Kindergarten teachers
• Maintaining professional competence through continuing education, development and renewal

Minimum Requirements:
Candidates must
• Hold Waldorf Teacher Certification in Early Childhood by a program recognized by WECAN or be enrolled in and pursuing Certification in such a program before employment begins
• have at least 1-3 years of teaching experience in a Waldorf Kindergarten
• have a Bachelors or Associates degree in Education, Art, or Psychology
• submit a biography, resume, and three references
Preferred Candidates will:
• have at least 3-5 years of teaching experience as a Lead Teacher in Waldorf Kindergarten
Benefits include:
• Health care coverage
• Matching contributions to WSNO IRA/retirement program
• Paid time off
• Tuition Remission

Please send biography, resume, and three (3) references to apply@waldorfnola.org

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