Employment Opportunities

Overview

Potomac Crescent Waldorf School is a vibrant faculty-led, independent school for children in preschool through grade 5. We are located in Northern Virginia, just over the river from Washington, DC — an area rich with culture, historic significance, and natural beauty. We look forward to receiving your application!

Available Positions

Afternoon Program and Extended Day Lead Teacher

Woodworking Teacher

 

Position Descriptions

Afternoon Program and Extended Day Lead Teacher

We are seeking an Afternoon Program and extended day lead teacher for the 2015-2016 school year. The Afternoon Program lead teacher will work with an assistant in creating a home-like environment for kindergarten and nursery students from noon to 3 p.m. The children enjoy lunch together and have a quiet rest. The lead position is a salaried position, working from noon to 6 p.m., five days a week. Our Extended Day program allows grades students to join the early childhood students through 5:30 p.m. with an afternoon snack, time for homework, and indoor and outdoor play.
Qualifications
- Experience with Waldorf education; ideally Waldorf trained
- Training and experience with young children
- Interest in being an active part of our school’s faculty
- The ability to effectively communicate with colleagues and community members
- The ability to work effectively with an assistant

Potomac Crescent Waldorf School is located in Northern Virginia just outside Washington DC. We are a small school with a strong and dedicated faculty and wonderful parent community. The school is a part of a rich Waldorf and Anthroposophic community in the the greater Washington DC area, which has three schools, many master teachers and study groups.

To Apply
Interested candidates are encouraged to e-mail lkinnicutt@gmail.com with a letter of interest, resume, and three references (in a single document) addressed to the Potomac Crescent Personnel Committee. We look forward to receiving your application!

Position: Woodworking Teacher

Potomac Crescent Waldorf School seeks a Woodworking Teacher for the 2015-2016 school year. This is a part-time position, and will consist of teaching our fifth grade for 1 hour per week.

Qualifications and Responsibilities:

- Knowledge and interest in the Waldorf woodworking curriculum

- Substantial work experience in woodworking with hand tools

- Knowledge of appropriate classroom safety measures

- Classroom management experience

- Plan and lead weekly age-appropriate one-hour woodworking classes for Grade 5

- Teaching care and use of hand tools

Salary & Benefits

We offer a competitive hourly salary.

To Apply- Interested candidates are encouraged to email stella@potomaccrescentschool.org with a letter of interest, resume, and three references (in a single document) addressed to the Potomac Crescent Personnel Committee. We look forward to receiving your application!