Overview

Elementary​ ​Teacher Job in Edmonton, AB at Waldorf Independent School of Edmonton

Founded in 2010, the Waldorf Independent School of Edmonton (WISE) is a solidly established and growing school that fosters an environment where the whole child (head, heart and hands) is nourished. The WISE is supported by a caring group of parents and teachers, serving children from kindergarten to grade 9. Candidates must be passionate about, and or interested in learning and implementing Waldorf pedagogy. Funds and bursaries are available to facilitate Waldorf training. Enjoy working within a warm, thoughtful and community-minded faculty. We invite you to bring your talent, ideas, energy and enthusiasm to help us prepare children for the opportunities and challenges of their future.

Qualifications:
Bachelor of Education Degree

Must have a current Alberta Teaching Certificate

Genuine warmth, joy and enthusiasm for teaching and working with children

Strong organizational skills and ability to multi-task with confidence

Excellent classroom management skills

Creativity and independence in lesson planning skills

Strong communication and interpersonal skills

Willingness and proven ability to work within a community environment

Nurturing personality

Artistically and musically inclined an asset

Waldorf knowledge or experience is preferred

Committed to on-going personal and professional development

Salary and Benefits:
The starting salary $60,000+ per year, commensurate with experience and additional training.

Employees working 0.6 FTE or greater are eligible for the WESE Employee Health Benefits Program.

Hours and Length of Year:
Classroom contact hours are from 8:00 AM- 4:00 AM, 5 days a week.

Classes run September to June.

Responsibilities:
Providing reports for parents during parent-teacher interviews

Attend faculty/committee meetings, school events, seasonal fairs, inservice and professional development training as required

Ensure that all Equivalent Learning Outcome documentation is up to date as required by

Alberta Education

Please apply with resume including cover letter to [email protected] We wish to thank all applicants for their interest, however only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. All new employees are subject to a 3 month probationary period.

Thank-you.

To Apply

Please contact the WISE office

Email [email protected]

About the Company

Company: Waldorf Independent School of Edmonton

Company Location:  Edmonton, AB

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