Nevada Sage Waldorf School is seeking an experienced, motivated and enthusiastic assistant teacher to work with young children in the classroom, bringing warmth, consistency, and rhythm to our program.
This is a part-time, hourly position.
Children in our Early Childhood Program are ages 2 to 6 years old.
About the Candidates We Seek
Our ideal Early Childhood Assistant Teacher candidate has familiarity with and interest in Waldorf education. This person will uphold the high standards of Waldorf education and our faculty. This teacher works closely with and is guided by the lead teacher of the class. The lead teacher supervises the class and the assistant acts as a support to the lead teacher. In the lead teacher’s absence, the assistant may take on the role of the lead in the class. The assistant teacher is also responsible for deepening their understanding of child development, and Waldorf early childhood pedagogy to support their teaching.
Essential Duties Include
- Preparing snack
- Caring for the children
- Assisting with set up and clean up
- Assisting with handwork/artistic projects
- Assisting in infrequent evening or weekend events, such as festivals or other meetings
- Maintaining confidentiality of sensitive information
- Observing and communicating student behaviors to class teachers
Monday-Friday from 10:45 AM -3:45 PM.
Childcare experience is required. Applicants with little or no childcare experience will not be considered.
Must pass a federal background check and return a negative TB test.
Must register with the Nevada Registry and keep current with Nevada licensing requirements for Childcare Centers.
To apply for this position, please email a letter of interest, brief biography, curriculum vitae and three references to firstname.lastname@example.org. Include “Early Childhood Assistant Teacher” in the subject of the email.