Employment

 

Business Administrator

Squamish Waldorf School offers an inclusive, values based community and the opportunity to help nurture a premier pre-K to Grade 8 Waldorf school where student experience is at the centre of our holistic education. Located in the heart of BC’s Sea to Sky Country, Squamish Waldorf school is in its 14th year and growing apace with its locale. Our strategic plan has set a goal for the school to move to a new, purpose-built facility by 2021. The business administrator will play a critical role as a member of the capital project team.

The business administrator brings leadership and support to the operations and healthy functioning of Squamish Waldorf School, and collaborates with the principal in day-to-day operations. Responsibilities include tracking and reporting in a variety of areas, such as financial/legal, development, admissions, outreach/communication, safety, human resources, fundraising and project planning.

Reporting to the board of directors, the business administrator works closely with the principal, faculty chair and faculty as a whole. Administrators are competitively compensated and receive tuition benefits for their children. Candidates must have excellent leadership and administrative skills, a strong business sense, strong interpersonal and public communication skills, experience with fiscal management and a commitment to Waldorf education. Candidates must be motivated, determined, flexible, and creative. Requirements include experience and/or certification in business, non-profit or related fields. Waldorf administrative training is an asset.

Please submit your resume with three references and a cover letter that includes a brief biography to jobs@squamishwaldorf.com  with “Business Administrator” in the subject line. 
We thank all applicants, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Violin Teacher

Seeking a part-time violin teacher for Grades 4-7. Squamish Waldorf School offers small classes, a strong community spirit and the opportunity to help us create a thriving and healthy school where your input, enthusiasm and talents are welcomed and appreciated. This part-time position offers competitive compensation and tuition benefits for children of employees. Candidates must be experienced, motivated, determined, flexible, creative, and committed. Requirements include a music degree and group teaching experience, and a willingness to work with Waldorf methods to deliver a music curriculum. Preferred candidates will have a BC teaching certificate.

Please submit your resume with three references and a cover letter that includes a brief biography to jobs@squamishwaldorf.com  with “Violin Teacher” in the subject line. Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.