To teach is to touch a life forever  

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Current Positions:


Part Time Spanish Teacher

Whatcom Hills Waldorf School in Bellingham, WA is seeking a part-time Spanish teacher for the fall of 2021, teaching in first through eighth grades. Our ideal candidate is bilingual, friendly, open, well-spoken, and fully trained or experienced in Waldorf education. This position is for someone who would enjoy working collegially in our thriving Waldorf school.

Qualifications:  Waldorf language teacher training or equivalent experience and/or training, Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent. This is an hourly position, which typically covers sixteen hours of teaching over four days each school week.

Please send a letter of introduction, resume, brief biography and contact information for three references to Kathy Payne, hiring@whws.org.


Lead Preschool Teacher, 4-Day Program

The Whatcom Hills Waldorf School in Bellingham, WA is seeking a lead Preschool teacher for the 2021-22 school year. Our ideal candidate loves working with children ages 3-5 years old, is friendly, open, well-spoken, fully trained in Waldorf Early Childhood education, and would enjoy working collegially in our vibrant Waldorf school. Our ideal candidate would have a Waldorf Early Childhood Certificate, Bachelor’s Degree with a minimum of 12 ECE credits, and a minimum of two years of experience working with young children. This person would be comfortable working closely with colleagues and leading an assistant in the classroom.


Compensation: 60-80% of base salary, plus increments for Waldorf training and years of experience. 
Benefits: medical insurance, retirement contribution, tuition remission, mentoring and financial support for professional development.
Please send a letter of introduction, resume, brief biography and contact information for three references to Kathy Payne, hiring@whws.org



Early Childhood Assistant

Now seeking qualified candidates to work in our Early Childhood program! Do you love working with small children in a beautiful indoor and outdoor setting? We have openings in Preschool and Kindergarten classes for full day assistant positions starting Mon- Friday from 8:00am- 3:30pm, as well as afternoon assistant positions from 12pm-3:30pm. Our ideal candidates would have experience working with young children in a Waldorf setting, possess some ECE credits, be comfortable preparing food, have an understanding of Waldorf education or willingness to learn and be able to be guided by a lead teacher.

Inquiring candidates should send a letter of interest and resume with references to Kathy Payne, hiring@whws.org.


 

Our WHWS School and Larger Community 

We are a fully accredited AWSNA (Association of Waldorf Schools of North America) school, with two Pre-Schools, two Kindergartens, and Grades One through Eight, with a total of over 210 students. We offer a base salary plus increments for Waldorf training and years of experience, comparable to other similar Waldorf schools. Benefits: mentoring and financial support for professional development, medical insurance, and tuition remission. Please send a letter of introduction, resume, brief biography and contact information with three references to inquire: contact Kathy Payne.