High School Faculty Openings
Tamarack Waldorf School is delighted to announce that it will expand into the 9th grade in the autumn of 2014, adding one high school grade each subsequent year.
The Tamarack Waldorf High School Faculty Recruitment Committee is actively seeking full- and part-time faculty to begin this exciting journey with its pioneering class of ninth graders – anticipated as a class of 25, up to half with Waldorf grade school experience. Resumes are currently being solicited for the following openings:
- Two lead faculty, specializing in science/math or the humanities, to carry morning seminars (main lessons), yearlong track classes and, potentially, some administrative responsibilities
- Guest faculty for morning seminars (humanities, science or math)
- Part-time faculty in eurythmy, spacial dynamics/games/gym, foreign language, choral and instrumental music, educational support and the appropriate manual and visual arts (black and white drawing, block printing, woodwork, copper, clay, etc.).
All positions have the opportunity to grow as the High School expands.
The ideal applicant is an enthusiastic pioneer and collaborative colleague with mastery and expertise in his or her area of emphasis. Necessary qualities include a command of the full Waldorf High School curriculum, a firm footing in today’s world, and a love and appreciation for, and a relationship to, adolescents (and adolescence). Faculty will be expected, in collaboration with the full colleagueship, to provide and grow a rigorously academic, creatively artistic, socially relevant, urban-based Waldorf High School Education. A minimum of a bachelor’s degree is required. A Waldorf teaching certificate, as well as previous Waldorf High School teaching experience, is highly valued.
Tamarack Waldorf School is a full member of AWSNA, has a robust K-8 enrollment of approximately 250 students, and participates in the Milwaukee Parental Choice (voucher) Program. A culturally, economically and racially diverse student body from throughout the Milwaukee region is guided through the full complement of Waldorf Education by Tamarack’s well-trained, innovative, highly professional and long-serving faculty and staff. Tamarack is located in the heart of bustling Brady Street on Milwaukee’s east side, just five blocks from Lake Michigan.
Interested candidates are asked to submit a resume, letter of intention including a brief biography, and contact information for three teaching-related references to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications will be reviewed beginning October 1, 2013. Positions will remain open until filled.