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Employment

 

Waldorf School of Princeton is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation that hires qualified candidates and does not discriminate on the basis of color, national and ethnic origin or sexual orientation. Job openings are posted throughout the year.


We offer a competitive salary, plus a health insurance plan and tuition remission for qualified employees.

Handwork Assistant 

Handwork is an integral part of the curriculum at the Waldorf School of Princeton and is taught in Grades 1-8. We are looking for a Handwork Assistant to work in each class with the Handwork teacher to support the daily activities and to help students individually with their work. The prerequisites are a knowledge of knitting, pearling, crochet, and cross-stitch for the younger grades. It is also helpful if you have some experience with wet- felting or the sewing machine but it is not a prerequisite. A Handwork teacher has a specific Waldorf training to be able to work with the Waldorf Curriculum and methods. A Handwork assistant will need to be open to learning and incorporating new ideas and guidance in the work with the children. 

 

This part-time position pays $15.00 per hour There are 12 hours per week of classes and 5 additional hours of prep time for a total of 17 hours. 


To apply, please send your resume and cover letter along with three references to Faculty Chair Pamela Shafer at pshafer@princetonwaldorf.org.

Early Childhood Assistant 

The Waldorf School of Princeton is looking for part-time Early Childhood assistant(s) for the 2021-2022 school year, beginning August 2020. This role will  support the Early Childhood students in collaboration with the lead teacher, and provide safe space, supervision of the students, both inside and outside as needed. The ideal candidate will have experience working with young children, and have an interest in Waldorf Education. 

 

To apply, please send a cover letter, resume, and three references to Faculty Chair Pamela Shafer at pshafer@princetonwaldorf.org.

 

Aftercare Assistant in the Early Childhood

We are looking for a caring and patient person to assist in the Early Childhood Aftercare Program. This person will assist the Aftercare Teacher and follow the structure and plans that the teacher creates for the children. The children will be having a snack and playing in the outdoor yard and the classroom. We work to create a relaxed, comfortable environment for the children to enjoy the outdoors, crafts, and stories.

The position is part-time and pays $15.00 per hour. Hours: from 3 pm - 6 pm weekdays when school is in session.

To apply, please send a cover letter, resume, and three references to Leadership Chair Pamela Shafer at pshafer@princetonwaldorf.org.

 

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