Eurythmy Teacher

Toronto Waldorf School

JOB POSTING 

Eurythmy Teacher

Part-Time Starting August 2020

 

Description:

The Eurythmy Teacher is a part time active member of our Faculty responsible for carrying the eurythmy portion of the Waldorf curriculum for classes from early childhood through Grades 1, 2 and 3. The Eurythmy Teacher evaluates each child’s progress and reports to parents through written reports and interviews. He/she is invited to attend all faculty meetings and assist with school events when possible. This work could be done on a weekly schedule or in blocks, equivalent to about 12 lessons/week.

Requirements:

· Waldorf Teacher Education certification plus Eurythmy diploma (five year certification).

· Strong communication and interpersonal skills; approachable by students, parents and colleagues

Demonstrated ability to work within a community environment.

· Demonstrated ability to collaborate with fellow teachers and administrators to bring forward the Waldorf curriculum.

· Demonstrated ability to work with parents to support their understanding of Waldorf education, and to meet their questions and needs as parents in the elementary school years.

Responsibilities:

· Responsible for ensuring all curriculum requirements are met for each grade, including lesson preparation and instruction

· Evaluate each student’s physical, emotional and social progress on an ongoing basis

· Report to parents regularly through written reports and interviews

· As necessary, liaise with colleagues and other professionals to address the needs of individual children

· As part of the Lower School and full Faculty contribute to pedagogical, child, and curriculum study

· Perform a designated number of duties, recess and administrative, in addition to teaching responsibilities.

· Attend all faculty meetings and assist with school events wherever possible.

· Assist with school events when possible

· Respond to parent questions/concerns in a timely and professional manner

· Participate in parent interviews as required

· Writing of reports in a timely and professional manner

· Responsible for monitoring annual budget

Compensation

Salary is determined based on years of experience. Benefits plan includes RSP contribution, health and dental coverage.

Applications: Please send resumes by email to staffing@torontowaldorfschool.com or by mail to

Toronto Waldorf School

9100 Bathurst Street, Suite 1

Thornhill, Ontario L4J 8C7

Application Deadline February 1, 2020. We will initiate interviews as soon as we receive qualified applicants. We thank all candidates in advance. We will contact only those selected for an interview.