Employment

City of Lakes Waldorf School Available Positions

 

School Store Coordinator

City of Lakes Waldorf School is seeking a School Store Coordinator for our newly renamed “The Store by the Door.” The School Store Coordinator is responsible for managing the store’s inventory and merchandising; working with the business manager on the store budget and financial statements; and recruiting, training, and coordinating store volunteers. The mission of the store is to promote community engagement, support the school’s fiscal health and provide products that support the Waldorf curriculum. The position is part-time and flexible at an average of 10 hours per week. Evenings and weekend days are sometimes necessary to support school events.

To Apply: Please send a letter of interest, short biography, resume and three references to Marti Stewart, Administrative Director, at martistewart@clws.org.

Early Childhood Administrative and Classroom Assistant – Loring Campus

We are now accepting applications for the position of Early Childhood Administrative and Classroom Assistant at our Loring Campus. The ideal candidate will have experience working with young children and be an experienced receptionist with proficiency in MS Word, Excel, and database applications. Must be professional and possess a calm, kind demeanor to greet visitors and assist parents, children and staff throughout the day. Primary administrative responsibilities include answering parent questions, arranging teacher substitution, maintaining required licensing documentation for all licensed programs, serving as a liaison with the Whittier campus, assisting with emergency planning and procedures, and administering first aid. Strong organizational skills and attention to detail are needed. The ability to step into a classroom and serve as a teaching assistant when needed is required. Interest in or commitment to Waldorf education is essential.

Applications accepted through August 15, 2019 or until position is filled. Qualified applicants may submit a letter of interest, resume and three references to Marti Stewart at martistewart@clws.org or Marti Stewart, City of Lakes Waldorf School, 2344 Nicollet Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55404.

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.