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Posted: 
2021-10-27
Job Type: 
Contract
Employment length: 
Permanent
Language requirements: 
English
Education requirements: 
Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
Job experience: 
1 year to less than 2 years
Job industry: 
Education
Job Location: 
Edmonton
Job descriptionJob Description

Elementary Class Teacher (not quite) Full-time

Founded in 2010, the Waldorf Independent School of Edmonton (WISE) is a solidly established and growing school that fosters an environment where the whole child (head, hands and heart) is nourished. The school is supported by a vibrant and caring group of teachers and parents, serving children from kindergarten to grade 9. The individual must be passionate about, and or interested in learning and implementing Waldorf pedagogy. In-house mentoring is also provided. We invite you to bring your talents, energy and enthusiasm to help us prepare children for the opportunities and challenges of their future.

Qualifications: Bachelor of Education Degree

Must have a current Alberta Teaching Certificate

Strong organizational skills and ability to multi-task with confidence

Excellent classroom management skills

Creativity and independence in lesson planning skills

Strong communication and interpersonal skills

Experience or interest in teaching music or art is an asset

Waldorf knowledge and experience is preferred, however training is also available.Salary and Benefits: The starting salary $60,000 + per year for full- time role, commensurate with experience and additional training.

Employees working 0.5 FTE or greater are eligible for the WESE Employee Health Benefits Program.Hours and Length of Year: Classroom contact hours are from 8:00 AM- 4:00 AM, 5 days a week.

Classes run September to June.Responsibilities: Providing reports for parents during parent-teacher interviews

Attend faculty/committee meetings, school events, seasonal fairs, and in-service training as required

Ensure that all Equivalent Learning Outcome documentation is up to date as required by Alberta EducationBenefits: Extended health care available for those working a .5 FTE or above*All new employees are subject to a 3 month probationary period. Please apply with cover letter and resume. Additional reference letters, AB Teaching Certification and practicum notes may be sent in with your application or can be forwarded with following further communications with the WISE HR team. Thank-you.

Expected start date: 2021-08-16

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Contract

Salary: From $60,000.00 per year

To Apply: In order to be considered for this position, please ensure that the following are sent in with your application:

Resume and cover letter.

Alberta Teaching Certificate.

Police records check for vulnerable sector completed within the last 6 months.

Reference letters and/ or reference contact info.

Practicum notes if you have any.

First Aid- level C or receipt for registration in an upcoming course. Feel free to apply without this document in hand as it is possible to complete prior to your start date.

A brief note outlining the grades you are most interested in or comfortable substitute teaching with - (from kindergarten to grade 9) and your availability for subbing during the upcoming year.

** Please label each document separately so they can be easily identified.

Thanks so much and we look forward to hearing from you!

Contract length: 12 months

Expected start date: 2021-08-16

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Contract

Salary: From $60,000.00 per year