Employment Opportunities » ELEMENTARY SCHOOL TEACHER


Pacific Palisades, CA
Westside Waldorf School seeks to employ an elementary school teacher to teach elementary age students according to Waldorf pedagogy, nurturing each unique child with respect, and modeling healthy behavior. Specific duties include:

• Use effective teaching techniques, materials and activities to promote physical, mental and social development and support the health of the classroom;
• Communicate objectives to students in a calm manner, using clear and precise language;
• Observe, evaluate and provide for specific student needs;
• Implement festivals and birthdays in a manner related to the curriculum;
• Direct, supervise and evaluate teaching assistant, who provides support in the classroom;
• Monitor and assess student progress, personal and social behavior, and provide regular feedback to parents, mentor faculty and administration;
• Establish and maintain fair and just standards for student behavior to ensure a supportive and safe environment;
• Plan and develop curriculum for grades one through eight, applying curriculum standards and learning objectives that adhere to Waldorf pedagogy;
• Mentor other elementary grade teachers;
• Serve on College of Teachers to provide direction and guidance for the school;
• Participate in weekly faculty and College of Teachers’ meetings;
• Schedule and participate in parent conferences, conversations and meetings;
• Maintain professional competence through continuing education, development and renewal
• BA/BS in Education or related field OR 12 Years Experience
• Waldorf Teaching Certificate

Send resumes to: Mike Quishenberry, Business Manager
Westside Waldorf School
17310 West Sunset Blvd.
Pacific Palisades, California 90272