Early Childhood Afternoon Support Teacher (Part Time)
Starting August 2012
Toronto Waldorf School is looking for an Early Childhood Afternoon Support Teacher to be a part-time member of the TWS faculty, responsible for sharing the carrying a group of children ranging in age from 3 to 6 years.
- Waldorf Teacher Education certification or accepted equivalent experience preferred.
- An understanding of child development from an Anthroposophical point of view.
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills, along with an approachable manner towards parents and colleagues.
- Willingness to create an age appropriate environment in which children can flourish.
- Willingness and ability to work cooperatively with the teacher, other colleagues and the parent community.
- Ability to lift and stack small wooden beds
- Supporting the afternoon program created by the teacher based on Waldorf Pedagogy
- Responding in an age appropriate manner when addressing the needs of the young child.
- Fulfilling work requirements in accordance with the agreed upon daily schedule
- Participating in curriculum and pedagogical review of program with the teacher on a weekly basis and communicating observations of children to teacher daily.
- Working independently when the need arises and assume responsibility for the whole group and/or individual children.
- Supporting and participating in planning, preparing and celebrating all festivals and class picnics
- Maintaining an orderly and clean kitchen in accordance with the standards set by the Ministry of Health.
- Maintaining rest time bedding.
Compensation & Benefits
Salary is commensurate with experience.
Posting closes: Monday, May 21, 2012
If you are interested in working at Toronto Waldorf School, please e-mail your resumé to ,firstname.lastname@example.org.
We thank all candidates in advance; however we will contact only those selected for an interview. Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.
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