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Davis Waldorf School is currently accepting applications for the following positions:
 

Enrollment and Outreach Coordinator

Enrollment and Outreach Coordinator position available
Davis Waldorf School
 
Looking for a person with previous Waldorf school enrollment and marketing/outreach experience to fill a 75% position.  Work with Director of Community Development to market our Preschool-8th Grade Waldorf school to the surrounding area.  Handle all enrollment activities throughout the year with outreach events and school open houses.  Oversee the website and marketing materials for the school.
 
Send resume and cover letter to development@daviswaldorf.org by Friday, April 12th.


Early Childhood Extended Care Director

The Davis Waldorf School is looking to do an immediate hire.  Waldorf experience desired but not required.

Davis Waldorf School in Davis, California, is seeking a creative, nurturing and experienced early childhood teacher who enjoys working with children and has enthusiasm for experiencing nature.  This position is a year round position.  Our ideal candidate possesses a Waldorf Teaching or LifeWays certificate in Early Childhood, a Site Supervisor Permit or 15 ECE units with Administrative courses,Waldorf teaching experience and has completed their Director ECE units or is in process of completing them. The program is licensed under Title 22 regulations. This candidate would be excited to work with the preschool and kindergarten aged child, have strong classroom management skills, bring inspired Waldorf practices in a dynamic way, work well with parents and colleagues, and have a deep passion and interest in early childhood development.

Our full-time colleagues enjoy competitive wages and an employee benefit program, including partial tuition remission and health insurance. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Please send your resume, a general letter of interest, and three references to recruitment@daviswaldorf.org or 3100 Sycamore Lane, Davis, CA 95616.


Early Childhood Teacher

Are you passionate about working with young children? We are looking for a qualified individual to join our Faculty as an Early Childhood Teacher, for the 2019-2020 school year. This is a full time, benefited position. And trainings as needed. Reliability is essential. 

The Lead Teacher will work with children and the Assistant Teacher to deliver a Waldorf early childhood curriculum. The teacher will provide a safe, loving, nurturing environment for children in one of our Early Childhood Classes.  We are looking for a teacher who has strong communication skills, knowledge of child development, and an interest in implementing curriculum and activities. Waldorf training or experience is required and a minimum of 12 ECE credits.

Applicants should enjoy working with a team, be willing to take on new responsibilities and classroom chores, be prepared for a physically active school day (outside, in all weather conditions), enjoy supervising children, and be flexible with their work schedule as needed.


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Early Childhood Assistant Teacher

Are you passionate about working with young children? We are looking for a qualified individual to join our Faculty as an Early Childhood Assistant Teacher, for the upcoming 2019-2020 school year. The position must be staffed from approximately 7:45 to 1:15 p.m., daily. Additional time for meetings and trainings as needed. Reliability is essential. 

The Assistant Teacher will assist the Lead Teacher and children with daily activities. They will work under the supervision of our experienced Lead Teacher to provide a safe, loving, nurturing environment for children in one of our Early Childhood Classrooms.  We are looking for an assistant teacher who has strong communication skills, knowledge of child development, and an interest in implementing curriculum and activities, following the example of the Lead Teacher. Waldorf training or experience is preferred.  We will consider candidates who have six months of work experience in a licensed Child Care Center or similar program and a minimum of 12 ECE credits.

Applicants should enjoy working with a team, be willing to take on new responsibilities and classroom chores, be prepared for a physically active school day (outside, in all weather conditions), enjoy supervising children, and be flexible with their work schedule as needed.


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Early Childhood Extended Care Teacher

The Davis Waldorf School in Davis, California, is looking to do an immediate hire for a creative, nurturing individual to work in our dynamic extended care program for children 2-6 years old. Our ideal candidate has 12 ECE units and Waldorf education experience is desired, but not necessary. The program is licensed under Title 22 regulations. This candidate would be excited to work with the preschool and kindergarten aged child and have a deep passion and interest in early childhood development. Competitive pay starting at $15/hour.

To apply send your resume, a general letter of interest, and three references to Lauren Hickman at pedchair@daviswaldorf.org or 3100 Sycamore Lane, Davis, CA 95616.


Early Childhood Teachers/Aides Extended Care Program

$12 - $16 an hour dependent on qualifications - Part-time

Private Waldorf school in Davis currently accepting applications for teachers and aides in our Junebug extended care program (ages 2 yrs - 6 yrs.).

Applicants should meet the following requirements:

  • At least 18 years of age;
  • Have a minimum of 6 core ECE units- 12 preferred (transcripts required);
  • Possess a keen sense of awareness of their environment (multi-tasker, alert to surroundings);
  • Friendly and approachable (with students and parents);
  • Positive, energetic personality enjoys working with children;
  • Patient, understanding, able to follow instructions and adhere to specific schedules;
  • Can meet the physical demands of working with preschool aged children (bending, stooping, floor work, lifting children);
  • Able to manage students in a classroom and playground setting;
  • Strict adherence to school policies and ability to interpret and enforce rules;

CPR / first aid certification preferred, or willing to obtain training.

Waldorf experience is a plus, however, it is not a requirement.

This position will be responsible for children in our after school program, assisting with classroom responsibilities, cleaning, making snack and putting children down for nap time. This position is an important part of our daily operation. We are looking for someone who is reliable, punctual, and committed to the position and our students.

Part time - Afternoons - will discuss schedule at time of interview

Qualified applicants should submit a letter of interest, a resume, and 3 references to office@daviswaldorf.org


Morning Care Provider

We have an immediate need for a yard duty person from 7:45 - 8:30 am daily, Monday - Friday. Duties include supervising children on the playground before school, ensuring that playground rules are followed. Please send a letter of interest, a resume and references to: office@daviswaldorf.org. 

Grades Substitute Teacher

The Davis Waldorf School, located near Sacramento in Northern California, is searching for qualified substitute teachers for our grades classes. Qualified applicants should be trained, experienced or familiar with Waldorf Education.

To apply, please mail or email a cover letter, your resume, and contact information for three references to the Davis Waldorf School at: office@daviswaldorf.org or via mail at: Recruitment Committee, Davis Waldorf School, 3100 Sycamore Lane, Davis, CA 95616. No phone calls please.
 

Pedagogy and Programs Assistant

The Davis Waldorf School (located in Northern California near Sacramento) has an immediate opening for a part-time assistant to the Director of Pedagogy and Programs for our school that houses a full Waldorf program on our beautiful 5 acre campus. This position is expected to be staffed at approximately 10 – 15 hours per week. 
 

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Extended Care/Summer Camp Director

Davis Waldorf School in Davis, California, is seeking a creative, nurturing and experienced early childhood teacher who enjoys working with children and has enthusiasm for experiencing nature and an interest in creating/sharing the outdoor curriculum


Equal Opportunity Employer
The Davis Waldorf School is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of qualifications and competence. The School aims to have the most qualified person in every position and is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all qualified persons. School policy prohibits unlawful discrimination based on race, color, age, sex, marital status, pregnancy, religious creed, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other protected characteristic under federal, state, or local law that is not considered a bona fide occupational qualification for a particular job.

The School attempts to provide reasonable accommodations to qualified disabled persons with protected medical conditions, barring undue hardship. This policy applies to all terms, conditions and privileges of employment, including recruitment, hiring, training, promotion, demotion, transfer, compensation, layoff, and termination. In keeping with this policy, DWS will participate in a timely, good faith, interactive process with any disabled applicant or employee to determine whether effective reasonable accommodations can be made. Applicants and employees are invited to contact the Business Manager or Administrator in a timely manner if they would like to participate in this interactive process.

If an employee believes he/she has been subjected to or is aware of any form of unlawful discrimination, the School will conduct an investigation, if deemed appropriate. If it is determined that unlawful discrimination has occurred, effective remedial action will be taken, up to and including termination of employment.

All employees have a right to pursue complaints with the California Department of Fair Employment and Housing (DFEH) and the Federal Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC).

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