Employment

City of Lakes Waldorf School Available Positions

 

Preschool and Toddler Assistant Teacher

City of Lakes Waldorf School is seeking part-time assistant teachers to provide extended day care in our preschool and toddler classrooms. Qualified candidates have previous experience working with young children and an interest in Waldorf pedagogy. Position hours are roughly 3:00 to 5:30 pm Monday through Friday. Applicants may submit a letter of introduction, resume, short biography and three references to the attention of the Teacher Search Committee. Applications will be considered until the position is filled. For more information, please contact Marti Stewart, Administrative Director at (612)767-1501 or martistewart@clws.org.

Early Childhood Assistant Teacher

City of Lakes Waldorf School is seeking an assistant teacher to provide care in our Early Childhood classrooms. Qualified candidates have previous experience working with young children and an interest in Waldorf pedagogy. Position hours are roughly 8:00 am to 4:00 pm Monday through Friday. Applicants may submit a letter of introduction, resume, short biography and three references to the attention of the Teacher Search Committee. Applications will be considered until the position is filled. For more information, please contact Marti Stewart, Administrative Director at (612)767-1501 or martistewart@clws.org.

Extended Day Teacher

City of Lakes Waldorf School is seeking a qualified individual to teach in our Extended Day program in the 2019-20 school year. Our Extended Day Program is an afterschool program designed to serve the needs of children (pre-kindergarten through grade eight) and their families who require a longer school day.

Qualified candidates will have successful teaching experience with children and considerable interest in Waldorf education. The ideal candidate will be responsible, creative, organized, and love working with children. The position is a part-time hourly position. Approximate Hours: 3:00 to 5:30, Monday through Friday.

Applications requested by August 23, 2019 and will be received until the position is filled. Please email or mail a letter of interest, current resume and three references, including telephone numbers to: martistewart@clws.org or City of Lakes Waldorf School, 2344 Nicollet Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55404 Attn: Marti Stewart.

Full Time Eurythmy Teacher

City of Lakes Waldorf School available positions include a trained and experienced Eurythmy teacher to provide Eurythmy to students in preschool through grade eight.

Qualifications and Benefits: Ideal candidates will have completed a full Eurythmy training and a Bachelor’s degree, and have a love of children and a commitment to working out of Anthroposophy. Strong candidates will have experience working with children as well as bringing Eurythmy to faculty and parents and will be interested in building a full Eurythmy program from our current part-time program. We are specifically looking for candidates who are available for block teaching in the 2018-19 school year and a full-time role in 2018-19. We are seeking individuals who are committed to excellence in teaching, parent education and dialogue, self-development, and collegial cooperation. Full-time teachers enjoy a competitive salary and generous benefits that include health, dental, tuition remission, mentoring and financial support for professional development. We offer a base salary $40,250 with increments for teaching experience and education.

To Apply: Qualified applicants may send a letter of interest, resume, short biography, and three references to our Teacher Search Committee, Attn: Marti Stewart, Administrator, City of Lakes Waldorf School, 2344 Nicollet Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN, 55404 or martistewart@clws.org.

Substitute Teachers

City of Lakes Waldorf School available positions includes substitute teachers for early childhood and grades 1-8. Availability includes all areas of the school day: morning and afternoon early childhood, main lesson, subject classes, lunch and recess coverage as well as extended day after school. Subject classes include movement, handwork, woodwork, ensemble and choir.

Qualifications: Flexible schedule, experience leading a classroom, experience working with many different ages, strong class management skills and strong communication skills. Waldorf teacher training and classroom experience are preferred. Expertise in subject classes is preferred, but not required. This is an hourly position.

To Apply: Qualified applicants may send a letter of interest, resume, short biography, and three references to our Teacher Search Committee, Attn: Marti Stewart, Administrator, City of Lakes Waldorf School, 2344 Nicollet Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN, 55404 or martistewart@clws.org.

Our School and Community

City of Lakes Waldorf School is an accredited, full member school of the Association of Waldorf Schools of North America. We offer a Toddler through Grade 8 education for 290 students, including Spanish, Cyber Civics, movement and games, handwork, woodwork, circus and music (recorder, strings and chorus) and after school sports programs. Our parent/child program introduces young families to Waldorf education. Our experienced and creative faculty, led by the College of Teachers, is dedicated to excellence in Waldorf education and the development of curriculum to reflect our diverse, urban community. Our school celebrated its 30th anniversary in 2018 and is currently implementing a long range strategic plan for the future. Our Board of Trustees and talented and dedicated parent community support our more than 50 full and part-time members of the faculty and administrative staff.

Our school is located in a beautiful historic building (circa 1925) in a lively urban neighborhood just blocks from downtown Minneapolis. The school resides on what is known as “Eat Street” – home to a large number of restaurants featuring cuisines from around the world. We are within walking distance of the Minneapolis Institute of Art and have convenient access to many cultural features of the Twin Cities Metropolitan Area. Our second early childhood campus is one mile away and situated on Loring Park directly across from the Walker Art Center and Sculpture Garden. Our school enjoys an association with the Waldorf School in St. Paul, a chapter of the Anthroposophical Society, Camphill Village, several community farms, and the Novalis Institute which provides adult education to our community.