The Washington Waldorf School, located in Bethesda, Maryland, is seeking a full-time High School science teacher beginning in fall 2018.
Requirements include a bachelor’s degree or higher. Advanced degree, high school teaching experience, and Waldorf teaching credentials are preferred. If coming without Waldorf teaching credentials, applicant will be required to participate in additional professional development / Waldorf training.
Duties include teaching some or all of the following science courses
Main Lesson Blocks (classes daily for 3-4 weeks)
Grade 9 Organic Chemistry
Grade 9 Anatomy
Grade 9 Geology
Grade 10 Physiology and Embryology
Grade 10 Acids, Bases and Salts
Grade 11 Atomic Chemistry
Grade 11 Botany
Grade 12 Zoology
Quarter-long Courses (classes 3/ week for 9-10 weeks)
Grade 9 Health
Grade 11 Cell Biology
And possibly a whole high school elective.
In addition, full-time faculty responsibilities include the following:
Classroom teaching, including class preparation and grading
Work with adolescents with a variety of learning styles and different levels of skill and ability
Advise up to 10 students (includes parent meetings, college recommendations)
Sponsor a class (includes parent evenings, class activities, weekly class forums)
Professional development / Waldorf training
Faculty meetings and committees
Participate in planning and chaperoning student trips/activities (includes week-long trips in May, possibly a week-long trip in September, school dances, field trips)
Attend and assist in school events and fundraising
Work collaboratively with colleagues and parents
Manage and maintain classroom(s) / physical spaces, equipment and supplies.
To apply please email a cover letter and resume to email@example.com, attn: Steve Smith. No phone calls please.
Additional Salary Information: Salary is based on experience
About Washington Waldorf School
The Washington Waldorf School, located in Bethesda, Maryland, educates the whole child through an innovative curriculum that integrates academics, the arts, and practical skills. We offer programs from infancy through Grade 12, at our newly renovated building for about 300 students. Washington Waldorf is one of more than a thousand Waldorf schools around the world, based on the pioneering work of the Austrian philosopher, Rudolf Steiner.