Craft Assistant PT

Craft Assistant PT

The Castlemaine Steiner School & Kindergarten (CSSK) sits on 18 acres of beautiful bushlands on Dja Dja Wurrung country, approximately 5km from the township of Castlemaine. Established in 1990, CSSK is non – denominational and founded in the educational principles of Rudolf Steiner.

We are seeking a creative person to assist the delivery of Craft in Classes 1-5 on a fixed term basis for the 2021 school year.

Essential Criteria

  1. Current Working with Children status.

  2. Thorough understanding of Child Safe practice.

  3. Demonstrated ability to work under the direction of a team leader.

  4. Demonstrated capacity to creatively and enthusiastically teach a variety of skill levels and to explain processes well.

  5. Demonstrated skills in knitting, sewing and crochet.

  6. Proficiency in Microsoft Office including Outlook and Word.

Desirable Criteria

  1. Familiarity with the principles and practices of Steiner Education.

  2. Prior arts education experience.

  3. First Aid Level 2.

A full position description is available on our website at

How to Apply

Applications must include a CV, Cover Letter and separate document addressing the Essential & Desirable Criteria. Applications are submitted to

The close date for this position is Friday 16th of April at 5pm.

Interviews will take place on the 21st & 22nd of April for approximately 60-90 mins, with a panel of three. Following this, interviewees may be requested to spend a short period of time within a classroom with the Craft Teacher and students.

CSSK Position Description – Craft Assistant