Employment

Waldorf School of New Orleans is a federally recognized 501(c) 3 nonprofit organization and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, nationality or ethnic origin in its admissions, educational, and hiring policies.

FIRST GRADE CLASS TEACHER: The Waldorf School of New Orleans is seeking a creative and passionate individual to start wonderful new first grade class in the Fall of 2015.

Required Qualifications:

Bachelors Degree from an accredited university.

Waldorf Grades Teaching Certification (or be on the path to certification) from an AWSNA approved program.

Preferred Qualifications:

At least two years of experience teaching in a Waldorf classroom. 

The ability to make a minimum four-year commitment to our school.

Additional non-Waldorf teaching experience will also be considered.

Primary Function:

Class teachers are the core of our school and form a unique relationship with students based on personal and academic commitment. This relationship involves creating a productive working relationship with parents as well as a cooperative relationship with the rest of the faculty. We are looking for an individual who is willing to listen and collaborate with all members of our community in a spirit of generosity.

In addition to Waldorf education and experience, the ideal candidate will have the ability to express oneself effectively verbally and in writing. The candidate will also be someone willing to promote the Waldorf School of New Orleans at community events.

 

LONG-TERM 2/3 GRADE SUBSTITUTE: The Waldorf School of New Orleans is seeking a creative and energetic substitute teacher for our 2/3 class for the 2015 Fall semester while their much-beloved teacher is on maternity leave.

Required Qualifications:

Bachelors Degree from an accredited university.

Waldorf Grades Teaching Certification (or be on the path to certification) from an AWSNA approved program.

Preferred Qualifications:

At least two years of experience teaching in a Waldorf classroom.

Experience teaching a combined class.

Additional non-Waldorf Teaching experience will also be considered.

Primary Function:

Class teachers are the core of our school and form a unique relationship with students based on personal and academic commitment. This relationship involves creating a productive working relationship with parents as well as a cooperative relationship with the rest of the faculty. We are looking for an individual who is willing to listen and collaborate with all members of our community in a spirit of generosity.

In addition to Waldorf education and experience, the ideal candidate will have the ability to express oneself effectively verbally and in writing. The candidate will also be someone willing to promote the Waldorf School of New Orleans at community events.

 

FULL-TIME MIDDLE SCHOOL SPECIALIST: The Waldorf School of New Orleans is seeking a talented, energetic and flexible individual to join our Middle School Faculty in the Fall of 2015.

Required Qualifications:

Bachelors Degree from an accredited university.

Waldorf Grades Teaching Certification from an AWSNA approved program.

The ability to teach middle school English and at least one of the following additional middle school subjects: art, math, movement, or gardening.

Preferred Qualifications:

At least 3 to 5 years of experience teaching in a Waldorf middle school environment.

Additional non-Waldorf teaching experience will also be considered.

Primary Function:

The Middle School Specialist will support and supplement the Middle School Faculty as our core Middle School teacher takes on more pedagogical and administrative duties. This will involve creating a productive working relationship with parents as well as a cooperative relationship with the rest of the faculty. We are looking for an individual who is willing to listen and collaborate with all members of our community in a spirit of generosity.

In addition to Waldorf education and experience, the ideal candidate will have the ability to express oneself effectively verbally and in writing. The candidate will also be someone willing to promote the Waldorf School of New Orleans at community events.

 

Interested candidates are asked to please submit their letter of interest, resume, biography, and 3 letters of reference to:

The Waldorf School of New Orleans, Attention: Teacher Search Committee 517 Soraparu St. #101 New Orleans, LA 70130. You may also fax or email your material. FAX: 504-525-3223 email: www.admin@waldorfnola.org.  

We look forward to hearing from you!