Interim Lead Kindergarten Teacher
Position Opening for 2020/2021
Maine Coast Waldorf School, Freeport, Maine
Founded in 1984, Maine Coast Waldorf School serves over 295 children from parent/toddler through high school. We are an accredited Waldorf program with more than 35 full-time faculty members currently offering: two world languages, handwork, woodwork, instrumental and choral music, movement class and a variety of seasonal extra-curricular activities, including a vibrant cross-country skiing program.
Position: An interim Lead full-time kindergarten teacher in our early childhood program for the 2020/2021 academic year, beginning in August, 2020. The Lead Teacher will have the support of an assistant, and other lead teachers in adjoining early childhood classes and should have experience working with five and six year olds. Our early childhood program is housed in a custom, straw-bale-constructed Early Childhood Center, situated on 80 beautiful acres, where our program offers ample outdoor experiences including a forest day.
Qualifications, Salary and Benefits: Ideal candidates have completed a WECAN approved early childhood training, and have at least two years of Waldorf early childhood teaching experience as a lead teacher and a commitment to working out of Anthroposophy. Applicants must be dedicated to excellence in teaching and recognize the importance of parent education, self-development and collegial cooperation. Full-time faculty are offered medical and disability coverage, a retirement plan, 80% tuition remission and financial support for professional development. Our base salary is $42,436 plus increases for prior experience.
To Apply: Please send a letter of introduction, your resume, and two letters of recommendation to email@example.com.
Full member of the Association of Waldorf Schools of North America (AWSNA) and the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC)
Maine Coast Waldorf School
57 Desert Road, Freeport, Maine 04032 ~ 207-865-3900 www.mainecoastwaldorf.org