The Substitute shall meet the needs of the children, the program, and the well being of the classroom. They will work to guide the children through imitation, and the substitute will help to strengthen and develop the children’s will and senses through meaningful interactions. They will have flexibility in working with a dynamic age range, and classes dependent upon the individual’s interest. Classes in the Waldorf curriculum include: Drawing, Language Arts, Math, Handwork, Woodwork, Music, Movement, Spanish, and Mandarin.
Classroom Responsibilities and Duties:
Supervise the children in play.
Assist and guide them through lessons.
Follow the prepared work in the substitute binder.
All teachers share responsibility for the well-being of the school. Aspects of this responsibility are:
Maintaining and striving for an openness to understand and work with the Anthroposophical underpinnings of Waldorf Education and child development.
Participation in the design and execution of an individualized plan for professional development. Attendance at Waldorf Education summer training as identified as appropriate by the School.
Other duties as assigned.
Required Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree from an accredited university
Preferred Qualifications: 1 – 2 years previous classroom experience