Aurora Waldorf School is currently accepting applications for a Long-Term Sub: Strings Teacher. This position is for January 2020 – June 2020, with the possibility to become a permanent position for the 2020-21 school year.
Each week the Strings teacher teaches two 45-minutes periods of Orchestra, three 45-minutes periods of small group string lessons, and three 30-minute individual string lessons. Knowledge of principles of Waldorf education and formal music training are preferred.
Candidates must have a capability and understanding of how to play all string instruments, transcribe music, rewrite and edit parts appropriately, and be enthusiastic about working with middle school children. There are also opportunities for private teaching after school.
The position requires a Bachelor of Arts or Science, a willingness to work from a Waldorf philosophy, and a commitment to professional development through attendance at school functions and Waldorf workshops.
To apply, please send a letter of interest, resume, three references, and employment application to the contact below. Applications are accepted until the position is filled. Send materials to
Aurora Waldorf School
525 West Falls Rd
West Falls, NY 14170
Fax: (716) 655-3265
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