POSITION TITLE: Teacher for a combined a Special Needs Pre-K/K and 1st grade
Status: Full-time, salaried
POSITION DUTIES: Required Qualifications:
Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited university, with Waldorf Education certification from an AWSNA approved program, teaching experience with young children at a Camphill community, or a commitment to completing such certification. A deep love for children, respect for parents, enjoyment of working in collaboration with faculty and staff colleagues, joy and enthusiasm in their work, and a commitment to self-development in order to become a model worthy of imitation by the children.
1) 1-2 years previous classroom experience with Special Needs Pre-K/K and/or 1st Graders
2) Waldorf Teacher Training or Camphill Academy Certification
A Waldorf Early Childhood and Early Grades teacher understands the essential needs of the young child and supports both children and parents by creating joy-filled and life-nourishing environments that enhance growth and development during the critical first seven years of life. Understanding that a healthy early childhood provides a strong foundation for the future development of individuals and humanity as a whole, the teacher will bring healthy movement opportunities, purposeful activities, nourishing images, and clear speech into his/her daily work with the children. The teacher will guide the children toward self-control, cooperation, social awareness, and a sense of belonging in the group.
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Please send resume, three professional references and biography to:
Jacqueline Case, Executive Director
517 Soraparu Street, New Orleans, LA 70130