Early Childhood Assistants
Summerfield Waldorf School & Farm
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Summerfield Waldorf School and Farm is looking for Early Childhood Assistants in their Parent Child and preschool classes. These positions are approximately 20-29 hours per week and are paid at a hourly rate of $25.06. Most classes are during the morning. Duties include cooking, cleaning and supporting the children during the morning with dressing, toileting and social interaction. Your role would be to support the lead teacher and work together to create a rich and safe learning environment for the children.
Please email your introduction, along with a resume, to Michelle Bovard, Human Resources Coordinator at email@example.com. Please also include two references (with phone numbers).
Summerfield is a vibrant preschool through high school community with large class sizes, an invested and supportive parent body, warm and engaged colleagues, seasoned mentor teachers, a working biodynamic farm and an incredible 40-acre campus! We strive to educate the whole child through a rich program that includes practical arts, circus, movement, agriculture, music, social inclusion, artistic work, an active festival life and more. Our students love coming to school every day as much as their teachers do!
The School (est. 1974) is located in beautiful Sonoma County, just 60 miles north of San Francisco. We enjoy an idyllic Mediterranean climate with springtime fields of wildflowers, hot summers cooled by ocean fog, autumn light falling on harvest colors, and wet, green winters. Sonoma County is home to ancient redwood forests, stands of mighty oak, and scenic, rugged coastlines.
Physical Requirements for Employees at SWSF:
Summerfield is both a school and farm. Though we do have paved pathways between various buildings, many pathways are unpaved and rough. Some have steep inclines and declines, steps and holes.
Employees must have the ability to:
- Stand and walk on various-density and uneven surfaces for extended periods of time and significant lengths.
- Sit for extended periods of time, both in chairs and on the floor.
- Squat, stoop and/or bend over.
- Reach overhead, grasp, push/pull up to 35 pounds for short distances.