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Employment Opportunities


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We are always looking for passionate, dynamic, and caring individuals to join our school community. Interested applicants should send a resume, (3) professional references, and a letter of intent to the person indicated in the job posts below:

Current Openings

Part-Time Certified ENL Teacher

The Waldorf School of Garden City is seeking a P/T certified ENL (English as a New Language) teacher for 2020-21.  The ideal candidate has experience teaching via Zoom and using Google Classroom.  The ENL teacher provides small groups of international students in grades 9-12 with daily academic and social support.  The ENL teacher also prepares students for the TOEFL exam.   Successful candidates will exhibit mastery and enthusiasm for teaching while modeling the School’s core values and guiding philosophy. Interested applicants should send a resume, professional references, and a letter of interest to:

Roland Rothenbucher, HS Chair
The Waldorf School of Garden City
225 Cambridge Avenue
Garden City, New York 11530
rrr@waldorfgarden.org

To learn more about the Waldorf School of Garden City visit our website: www.waldorfgarden.org.​

Grades 1-8 After School Care Director

Part-time, hourly position

3:15 – 6:15 pm  Monday – Friday when school is in session.

Responsibilities:

  • Oversight of all enrolled students.
  • Organize activities such as homework support, board games, quiet reading, attending home sporting events.
  • Provide a light snack.
  • Collect student mobile phones upon entry.
  • Assist students to resolve social challenges.
  • Check students in and out.
  • Track attendance and report to the Business Office
  • Stay on-site until all students are picked up by an appropriate adult.

More information about our school can be found at www.waldorfgarden.org.

Interested applicants should email a resume, (3) professional references, and a letter of intent to:

Kelly Rae O’Halogan, Faculty Chair
The Waldorf School of Garden City
225 Cambridge Avenue
Garden City, New York 11530
ohalogank@waldorfgarden.org

Early Childhood Assistant Teacher

The Waldorf School of Garden City is seeking applicants for a full-time Assistant Teacher position in our Early Childhood program beginning in August 2020.

Receiving mentoring and abundant opportunities for professional development, the Assistant Teacher will be embraced by the supportive and diverse group of 23 teachers that currently hold our Early Childhood Program.

The Assistant Teacher is guided by the Lead Teacher, and the hours are approximately 7:45 am – 3:30 pm daily. This salaried position offers full benefits, including tuition remission. Full-time responsibilities include work in the Afternoon Care Program, attending weekly section meetings, festival life and more. The Professional requirements for this position are Early Childhood Waldorf Teacher Training (completion or in the process), and while not a requirement, previous Waldorf teaching experience is a plus. Some of the personal qualities essential in this work include warmth, centeredness, a joyful disposition, and a healthy will to deepen the understanding of child development evident in the work taken up in the classroom and in our playground. This is a wonderful opportunity to work within a well-established Early Childhood Program, including our two Nurseries, four Mixed Age Kindergartens, an Afternoon Care Program, and over 12 Parent & Child classes including Simplicity Parenting and the Soul of Discipline.

Dedicated to working out of Rudolf Steiner’s picture of child development, our faculty reflects a blend of youth and experience, and our school values and encourages both creativity and initiative.

It is our intention to deepen and broaden the representation of diverse voices and perspectives that enrich the quality of our education and to invite more educators who reflect the broad demographic diversity of our world.

More information about our school can be found at www.waldorfearlyeducation.org.

Interested applicants should email a resume, (3) professional references, and a letter of intent to:

Kelly Rae O’Halogan, Faculty Chair
The Waldorf School of Garden City
225 Cambridge Avenue
Garden City, New York 11530
ohalogank@waldorfgarden.org

POLICY OF NON-DISCRIMINATION

The Waldorf School of Garden City promotes respect for all students, employees, and applicants for admissions or employment, and prohibits discrimination to the full extent required by law, including discrimination based on race, color, ethnic or national origin, religion, creed, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, predisposing genetic characteristics, pregnancy, familial or marital status, military status, or any other category which is protected by applicable federal, state or local law. These nondiscrimination policies apply in the administration of our educational policies, hiring policies, admissions policies, financial aid programs, athletics, and other school-administered programs.

The following person has been designated to handle all inquiries regarding the School’s nondiscrimination policies:

School Administrator
225 Cambridge Avenue
Garden City, NY 11530
(516) 732-3434, Ext. 303