Preschool Aftercare Teacher

The Vancouver Waldorf School (VWS), located in North Vancouver, British Columbia, is seeking a fully certified Early Childhood Educator to work part-time in our afternoon Preschool Program. The teacher has solid knowledge and background in their subject area, informed by a connection to anthroposophy. A genuine willingness to work collaboratively with colleagues within the ECC and throughout the school is essential. Training or a strong interest in Early Childhood Waldorf pedagogy would be favourable.

The afternoon ECC teacher is responsible for supporting the classroom program and will carry out the daily, weekly and yearly rhythm of the classroom centring on the year’s seasons and festivals. The teacher will be prepared to lead group activities such as story time and outside play, deal successfully and creatively with transition times, help with general care and preparation of the classroom and materials, and appropriately handle the unexpected. 

Requirements:

  • ECE License/Certificate
  • experience working with children under the age of 6 preferred
  • health clearance by way of a physical examination
  • must be legally able to work in Canada
  • current First aid certificate
  • criminal record check
  • Waldorf Early Childhood Education training is desirable
  • Three letters of reference

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: Part-Time, 3 afternoons/week

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