Employment Opportunities » WOODWORKING TEACHER 2019-2020


Pacific Palisades, CA
Part-Time Block Teaching

The Westside Waldorf School in Pacific Palisades, California, is seeking a warm, dynamic and experienced teacher to teach woodworking in 4th through 8th grades starting immediately. This is a part-time position and will include weekly teaching in 8-week block cycles. The candidate will have experience with woodworking skills, ideally familiarity with the Waldorf curriculum, teaching experience. As a predominantly outdoor classroom setting for the woodwork classes, strong classroom management skills are essential.

Westside Waldorf School's main campus is nestled between the Santa Monica Mountains and the Pacific Ocean. We are fortunate to have both the ocean and the local state park within easy walking access for class outings and learning opportunities. In addition to our full grades 1-8 program, we have four Nurseries, four Kindergartens, and two Parent-Child Programs. Our school enjoys not only a healthy enrollment, but also a diverse community made up of families, experienced teachers, and staff members with a wide variety of life experiences and geographic, ethnic and cultural backgrounds. Our graduates successfully transfer to a wide variety of both local and out of area high schools. We enjoy a full Grades Program that includes Eurythmy, Spanish, Japanese, Handwork, Woodwork, Strings, Music, Games, Middle School Math track and Gardening classes. We also provide After-School Sports and an Enriched Aftercare Program.

Westside Waldorf School is AWSNA Accredited and has been a full member with WECAN since 2009.
Waldorf training desirable

Previous teaching experience in Grades 4-8

Please send your resume via email with a cover letter and 3 professional references to: tatkinson@wswaldorf.org.

To learn more about WWS please visit our website at: www.westsidewaldorf.org

Westside Waldorf School is an Equal Opportunity Employer that does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, color, national origin , ancestry, sex (which includes pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth or breastfeeding), gender, gender identity, and gender expression, religious creed, disability (mental and physical) including HIV and AIDS, medical condition (cancer and genetic characteristics ), genetic information, age, marital status, sexual orientation, military and veteran status, denial of family and medical care leave , or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. Our management team is dedicated to this policy with respect to recruitment, hiring, placement, promotion, transfer, training, compensation, benefits, employee activities and general treatment during employment.

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