City of Lakes Waldorf School Available Positions
Toddler Assistant Teacher
City of Lakes Waldorf School is seeking a teacher to provide assistance in our new Toddler classroom. Qualified candidates have previous experience working with toddler-aged children and an interest in Waldorf pedagogy. Position hours are roughly 11 am to 5:30 pm and from 2:30 to 6 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 firstname.lastname@example.org
City of Lakes Waldorf School is seeking to hire a full time Business Manager in April 2019. The Business Manager is responsible for managing daily financial activities including budget preparation and control, accounting, payroll, purchasing, and business planning and management. The Business Manager ensures compliance with school policies and procedures and state and federal regulations, oversees and manages the school’s property and casualty, health and liability insurance programs and manages and administers employee benefit programs and costs. This position brings focus to all financial matters of the school’s operations and advises the Administration and Board of Trustees in the areas of day-to-day financial operation of the school. The Business Manager works collaboratively with all other constituents of the school, providing information as requested.
Qualifications and Benefits
Minimum qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field, 5 years of experience in similar position. Prefer 7-10 years non-profit accounting experience and a familiarity with Waldorf education. Full-time staff members enjoy generous benefits that include health, retirement and tuition remission.
Please submit a letter of introduction, your resume, and three professional references to the attention of Administrative Director, Marti Stewart at email@example.com. Interviews to begin in July 2018. Starting date: winter or spring 2019. A September 2018 start date as a part-time employee is also possible for the right candidate. Full time employment would begin in Spring 2019.
Extended Day Teacher (15 hours)
City of Lakes Waldorf School is seeking a qualified individual to teach in our Extended Day program in the 2018-19 school year. Our Extended Day Program is an afterschool program designed to serve the needs of children (preschool through grade eight) and their families who require a longer school day. Qualified candidates will have successful experience caring for 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 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday.
Qualified applicants may send a letter of interest, resume 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 firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications requested by August 10, 2018 and will be received until position is filled.
Full Time Eurythmy Teacher
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.
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.
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.
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 email@example.com. .
Our School and Community
Founded in 1988, City of Lakes Waldorf School is an established independent school serving 270 students from Early Childhood through Grade 8. The school is located on two campuses: our main campus houses Preschool – Grade Eight and is located in the International Whittier neighborhood on “Eat Street” two blocks from The Minneapolis Museum of Arts and Fair Oaks Park; and Toddler and Mixed Age Kindergarten classrooms located across from Loring Park one mile from the main campus. 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 celebrates its 30th year in 2018-2019 and is currently implementing a strategic plan for the future. Our Board of Trustees and talented and dedicated parent community support our 50 full- and part-time members of the faculty and administrative staff. City of Lakes Waldorf School is a full member of the Association of Waldorf Schools of North America (AWSNA) and the Independent Schools Association of the Central States (ISACS).
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 celebrates its 30th anniversary in 2018-19 and is implementing a strategic plan for our future. Our Board of Trustees and talented and dedicated parent community support our 50 full and part-time members of the faculty and administrative staff. Our school enjoys an association with the Minnesota Waldorf School across the river, a chapter of the Anthroposophical Society, and the Novalis Institute, which provides adult education and Foundation Studies to our community.