Class Six Teacher – Commencing February, 2020

  • School Perth Waldorf School
  • Closing Date Aug 19 2019

Perth Waldorf School is open to receive applications for

Class Six Teacher – Commencing February, 2020

1 year, full time with the possibility of ongoing employment 

“At Perth Waldorf School we are committed to promoting the safety, health and wellbeing of children and young people and expect all school staff, parents, students, volunteers and visitors to the school to share that commitment”

The school is located in a bush land setting near Bibra Lake in the southern suburbs of Perth (approx. 20 minutes from the CBD and 15 minutes from Fremantle). We provide a Steiner education from Playgroup to Class 12. 

PWS is seeking an enthusiastic teacher to join the Primary Faculty to work with Class 6 before they move to the Class 7 transition year which is a stepping stone to entering the High School in Class 8.

This class has been well held by the class teacher for five years and is described by specialist teachers who have worked with the children as “delightful”. With the class teacher taking time out for growth and development the children will seek someone who can both manage the transition and bring their authentic self to these 11/12 year olds. The successful applicant will have a passion for education. An understanding of Steiner pedagogy, philosophy and the typical development phases through which children develop as well as a desire to learn more. These are all essential. Artistic and musical talents or the willingness to develop these is highly desired.  A Class Teacher job description is available on the school website: www.pws.wa.edu.au

Applicants must be teachers who are registered (or eligible for registration) with the Teachers Registration Board of WA and hold a Working with Children Check.

Written applications addressed to the Administrator, briefly outlining your experience and reason for applying for the position, including a CV and two professional and one personal referee, should be emailed as a PDF attachment(s) to employment@pws.wa.edu.au

For preliminary confidential enquiries about this position, please telephone Lisa Payne, Primary Faculty Coordinator at the school on (08) 9417 3638

Applications close Monday 19thAugust 2019.