Linden Waldorf School of Nashville

Career Opportunities

 

Linden Waldorf has the following job openings:

Linden Waldorf School is seeking a qualified and motivated individual to continue with our current 5th grade class on their Waldorf journey in grades 6-8.  We are looking for someone who will teach from an understanding of Waldorf education and Rudolf Steiner's indications on child development. He or she will be working as a part of a committed team of teachers and be an active member of our school community.  

 

Waldorf class teachers have a unique relationship to their class because of their opportunity to know their students across years and across disciplines. Teachers make a significant commitment to their classes, both in endeavoring to know their individual students well and in bringing a rich and solidly academic curriculum to the class as a whole. This relationship involves creating a productive working relationship with the parents, as well as a cooperative relationship with colleagues. Interested candidates should be prepared to journey with the students beginning in first grade and continuing through eighth grade graduation.

 

 

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university

1 – 2 years previous classroom experience

 

Preferred Qualifications:

Have completed, or be willing to complete Waldorf Certification

 

Primary Duties:

  • Preparation and instruction of block schedule, art and skills classes.
  • Document and record student progress primarily through the use of narrative descriptions.
  • Preparation of a yearly class play or presentation as indicated by the curriculum.
  • Create grade-appropriate aesthetically pleasing classroom space and hold regular parent meetings and parent/teacher conferences.
  • Participation in weekly section meetings, weekly faculty meetings and all faculty in-services.

 

This is a full-time salaried position that requires a bachelor's degree. Salary will be commensurate with Waldorf training, teaching experience and education. Benefits include health insurance, retirement package and ongoing professional development. 

 

To apply, please send a cover letter, resume and references to careers@lindenwaldorf.org or mail to Linden Waldorf School, 3201 Hillsboro Pike Nashville, TN 37215.  Our fax number is 615-354-0247  

 

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