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

Classroom and Learning Support Assistant

Fixed Term Contract – 6 months
Approx. 15 hours per week (Term Time)

We are seeking a Classroom Assistant to commence in June 2021. This position will support children in the classroom to enable effective access to the curriculum and progress with their learning and development. It is expected that the position will liaise with Class and specialist teachers, Learning Support Coordinator(s) and PS Faculty Coordinator(s)

Key Selection Criteria:

  • Excellent interpersonal skills with children
  • Experience with supporting children with learning needs
  • Knowledge of and Interest in working with children with Additional Needs (essential)
  • An interest in developing an understanding of the Rudolf Steiner Curriculum
  • Ability to use initiative and to accept guidance and feedback
  • Good time management and personal organisational skills
  • Ability to find ways of meeting an individual’s needs that work

A copy of the position description is available on this site to download.

Application Closing date: Tuesday 8th June 2021 at 5.00pm

How to apply

Applications must include

  1. covering letter and a professional resume including two references who have acted in a supervisory capacity
  2. separate document addressing the Key Selection Criteria

Applications are to be emailed to hr@wws.sa.edu.au


Human Resources and Payroll Administrator

3-5 days per week (negotiable for the right applicant) – 1 year fixed term contract 

An exciting opportunity exists for a suitably experienced Human Resources and Payroll Administrator to join the Willunga Waldorf School.  This position plays a key role in supporting the school’s leadership team, providing sound and relevant HR and payroll advice in relation to strategy, initiatives and services to meet the school needs.

Purpose of the Role

The role requires exceptional interpersonal skills and a thorough knowledge in Human Resources and Payroll management in schools. Through strong, collaborative and supportive processes, they will provide a high-level of support to the Head of School and Leadership Team to assist in the strategic planning of human resources and payroll functions.

Although this role will be spread across the HR and payroll functions, you will bring a hands on professional approach and be keen to work at all levels, from undertaking end to end payroll duties to contributing to the development and implementation of strategic initiatives and policies and procedures.

Essential Requirements

  • Exceptional communication skills and the ability to understand and build positive relationships with staff and school community.
  • Ability to read, understand and interpret employment agreements, awards and other legislative instruments relevant to the payroll and related functions
  • Ability to prioritise workload and manage multiple tasks with competing timelines.
  • High level computing skills in word processing, spreadsheet and database applications
  • Excellent attention to detail and commitment to accuracy
  • Ability to work with discretion and confidentiality
  • An appreciation of the Steiner philosophy

How to apply

Applications must include

  1. covering letter and a professional resume including two references who have acted in a supervisory capacity
  2. separate document addressing the key selection criteria

Applications are to be emailed to hr@wws.sa.edu.au

A copy of the position description is available on this site to download.

Application Closing date:  4th June 2021 at 5.00pm


Expressions of Interest for Temporary Relief Work

We are currently accepting expressions of interest for Temporary Relief Teachers – Primary Years.

To be considered for relief work please forward your application to hr@wws.sa.edu.au

Your application must include

  • CV and cover letter detailing availability dates
  • Teachers Registration Certificate
  • Working With Children’s Check (where required by the TRB to have obtained one)

All applicants will be requested to attend one of our school tours and will be required to meet with our TRT Coordinator.

Once accepted you will be placed on our TRT Register of preferred teachers and an induction session will be provided prior to the commencement of any relief work.

For further information please email hr@wws.sa.edu.au or contact Sophie Binder on 08 8556 2655.