The Washington Waldorf School employs teachers with a love of students and teaching. We seek teachers with experience and training in Waldorf education and an abiding interest in the foundational philosophy of the school. We also welcome teachers new to Waldorf education if they have a serious interest in developing themselves as Waldorf teachers. Specific qualifications for positions will be listed with individual job postings.
High School Yearbook Elective Teacher, Adjunct Position (Posted November 19, 2015)
The yearbook teacher works with a class of eight high school students, and the publisher, Jostens to produce our 112-page whole school yearbook, using web-based software (Yearbook Avenue), with the assistance of a long-time sponsor/editor. Approximately 16 class sessions on Wednesday afternoons, 1:15-2:50, December 2-April 6, with deadlines set by the publisher. Pay of $1,150 includes preparation, teaching, and grading. Bachelor’s degree (or higher) and background check (performed at hire) required; yearbook experience and teaching experience preferred. Please email cover letter and resume to Marie Maurer. No phone calls please.
Aftercare Director (Posted October 16, 2015)
WWS is seeking a dynamic Aftercare Director for our Grade 2-6 aftercare program. Hours for the aftercare staff are Monday-Friday, 3-6 p.m. Experience required working with groups of children, ages 7-13, helping with homework, doing art activities, and playing indoor and outdoor games. Previous experience working with elementary-aged children is preferred. An early childhood and/or elementary education background is preferred. 90 hour Maryland Early Childhood Education certification is also preferred. Email resume and cover letter to Marie Maurer. No phone calls please.
After School Math Support Teacher (Posted October 8, 2015)
WWS is seeking a math support specialist for the 2015-2016 academic school year. The candidate will provide after school math support for 6th through 8th grade students three times a week. The position is part time, paid hourly for a total 5 contact hours per week. Bachelor's degree required. Interest in Waldorf education and understanding of the Waldorf curriculum are also required. Waldorf experience is a big plus. Please email resume and letter of interest to Marie Maurer. No phone calls, please.