Kindergarten Teacher (Maternity Leave Position) 0.8 FTE

Kindergarten Teacher Position (Maternity Leave) 0.8 FTE

Commencing August 19th, 2019

Do you value kindness, caring and play as essentials for an early childhood environment?

Helena River Steiner School in Midland, Western Australia, is seeking a lead Kindergarten teacher for our mixed-age class (3-6 year olds), Monday –Thursday.

Our ideal candidate is a qualified and experienced early childhood teacher, has undergone Steiner/Waldorf teacher training, shows initiative, is flexible and adaptable to change and will be a contributing member of our organisation.

The successful candidate will be expected to plan, lead, record and assess the kindergarten program; hold strong daily, weekly and seasonal rhythms; collaborate effectively with colleagues; have excellent communication skills with parents; attend staff/committee meetings; and help organise festivals, parent-education evenings, and other community events throughout the year.

A passion for Steiner education is essential, although if no formal Anthroposophical studies have been completed, we will provide ongoing in-house and external training and support.

The candidate is required to have a valid W.A. teaching registration and a Working with Children Check.

Applications close Monday 8th July, 2019

About Helena River Steiner School

Our school journey began 5 years ago with a playgroup. In 2016 we began our first

mixed-age kindergaterten (3-6 yrs) and in 2017 our first mixed-age primary class.

We received school registration in July 2018 and our classes are growing steadily. The

exciting journey ahead of building a strong and stable school requires tenacity, creativity,

energy and a spirit of service and enthusiasm from all involved.

Please send a CV and letter of application to:

Tanami Magnus
Principal
Helena River Steiner School
39 Spring Park Road
Midland, WA, 6056

Or email to: principal@hrss.wa.edu.au

For all enquiries please call Tanami Magnus on 08 9374 0230