Fine Arts & Craft Teacher (Maternity Leave)

The Vancouver Waldorf School (VWS), located in North Vancouver, British Columbia, is looking for an experienced and energetic High School teacher to join our staff for a short-term Maternity Leave coverage. We are seeking a teacher who has a solid knowledge and background in their subject area, informed by their connection to anthroposophy. Waldorf teaching experience is preferred, and the applicant will be expected to prepare lesson plans per the Waldorf and BC Ministry of Education curriculum.

Our High School teachers are contributing members of the Vancouver Waldorf School, actively involved in the life of the school through (among other things) participation in Faculty meetings, School events and committees. A genuine willingness to work collaboratively with colleagues within the department as well as across departments is essential.

In addition to teaching the Waldorf School Fine Arts & Craft curriculum to students in Grades 9-12, other duties will include:

  • Chaperoning of school trips
  • Attendance at section meetings and full faculty meetings
  • Evaluation of student progress, oral and written report writing and parent meetings

Requirements include:

  • University Masters or Bachelor Degree
  • BC Teaching Certificate or ability to qualify through the Ministry of Education’s Teacher Certification Branch
  • Experience with or knowledge of Waldorf education
  • Waldorf Teacher Certification or interest in pursuing such course of study

Please send your resume, cover letter, and references to hrc@vws.ca
Location of work: North Vancouver, BC
Contact Information: 604-985-7435; hrc@vws.ca
Job Type: Full Time Temporary contract from September 2022 until December 2022
Salary: $43,000.00 to $62,800.00/year prorated to FTE based on experience and credentials

Refer to the Employment Opportunities page for details about working at the VWS.