Employment

STRONG – BALANCED – DYNAMIC

Willunga Waldorf is a thriving K to 12 school of 370 students. It is an exciting, supportive and rewarding place to work. Creativity, innovation and contemporary expressions of Steiner principles are encouraged. Our curriculum remains broad-based and comprehensive across academic, artistic and practical domains right up to Year 12. The school provides a recognised pathway to tertiary study and is set in a beautiful, rural environment, close to the coast and 40-50 minutes from the city of Adelaide.  The Southern Vales is a great place to live, raise children and work.

Positions Vacant

Craft Assistant/Educator 2021
Part-Time, Fixed term contract of one year
(12.5 hours per week / 40 term weeks per year)

Willunga Waldorf School is inviting applications for the part time position of Craft Assistant/Educator, beginning in Term 1, 2021.

The successful applicant will be a committed and imaginative co-educator with excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work in close collaboration with classroom teachers.

Key Selection Criteria:

  • Initiative, creativity and enthusiasm
  • Demonstrated ability as an accomplished craftsperson
  • Understanding of the Steiner Craft curriculum
  • Commitment to self-development and professional development in Steiner Education
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work well with students, colleagues and parents
  • Capacity to lead groups of students in learning activities
  • Collegiality and ability to work flexibly in a team

A full position description is available for download click here

Applicants must address the Key Selection Criteria, provide a professional resume and contact details of three referees who have worked in a supervisory capacity.

Applications are to be sent to: hr@wws.sa.edu.au

Closing date:  5.00pm Wednesday 2nd December 2020 

 

Primary Class Teacher for 2021
One year fixed term with the view to ongoing employment

Commencing Term 1, 2021

A Class Teacher is the primary guardian and educator for a class of approximately 26-28 children.  The Class Teacher will create an inclusive, dynamic and creative environment for all children in the class, including children with additional educational needs.

Key Selection Criteria:

  • Qualifications and commitment to personal and professional development in Steiner Education & anthroposophy
  • Experience with differentiation and ability to meet diverse learning needs in the classroom.
  • Demonstrated commitment to the pursuit of excellence in teaching children
  • Outstanding rapport with students
  • Demonstrated ability to openly and effectively communicate with parents and guardians
  • Collegiality and ability to work flexibly within a team
  • Demonstrated ability to develop, document and differentiate curriculum
  • Enthusiasm for teaching in a progressive Waldorf school
  • Excellent classroom management skills
  • A capacity to reflect on, evaluate and improve professional knowledge and practice
  • Demonstrated commitment and capacity to actively contribute to a broad range of school activities
  • Awareness of contemporary educational issues
  • Artistic/musical/ handcraft skills

A full position description is available for download click here

Applicants may submit an expression of interest prior to the submission of the full application.

Applicants must address the Key Selection Criteria, provide a professional resume and contact details of three referees who have worked in a supervisory capacity.

Applications and expressions of interest are to be sent to: hr@wws.sa.edu.au

Closing date:  7th December 2020 at 5.00pm