Employment at Haleakala Waldorf School


Haleakala Waldorf School is located on two campuses: the early childhood classes and grades 1-8 are on the Kealahou campus in Upcountry Kula, Maui, a rural plantation-era campus of five acres on the gentle slope of Mt. Haleakala, surrounded by nearby green pastures. Biodynamic gardens, a large amphitheater, and sweeping bi-coastal ocean views grace the historic wooden green buildings with large lanais and red roofs. The Kaluanui High School campus is located on the beautiful grounds of the Hui No’eau Visual Arts Center, in Upcountry Makawao, Maui.

Founded in 1972, Haleakala Waldorf School’s enrollment is approaching 300 students. Haleakala Waldorf School was the first Waldorf School to receive a triple crown of accreditation from the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, the Association of Waldorf Schools of North American, and the Hawaii Association of Independent Schools.

The host Hawaiian culture thrives at Haleakala Waldorf School, with its students versed in ancient chants and protocol, as well as beloved songs of the islands. Festivals are strong, communal events, with experienced trained teachers leading the way. Families often build their lives around the activities of the school, socializing together as well as contributing to their children’s education.

Haleakala Waldorf School welcomes, values, and supports racial, religious, economic, and cultural diversity.                Our school seeks a diverse faculty and student body and is committed to having our school reflect the abundant and changing diversity of the United States. We welcome, value, and support single, dual, or multiple parent households and LGBTQ parents, faculty, and/or students.

For full-time employees, HWS offers a generous compensation package that includes a competitive salary; medical, dental, drug, and vision coverage; a retirement plan; a tuition remission program; and a professional development program.

 

Current openings:

GRADES TEACHERS 1-8,

Fall 2017 Opening

The ideal candidate for this full-time position will be an experienced teacher, hold a bachelor's degree and Waldorf training certificate. We are looking for an individual with a commitment to excellence in teaching, a strong communicator for parent education and collegial cooperation, and a passion for guiding the young student.

HWS offers support to its class teachers through specialist programs, educational support program, pedagogical guidance and development, and services in social inclusion, discipline and guidance work utilizing our three-year social sustainability training with Kim John Payne.

This teaching position is on our Haleakala Waldorf School Kealahou campus, located in Kula, Maui.

Interested candidates should send a resume, including three (3) professional references with contact information, and a cover letter of interest to hr@waldorfmaui.org.  Indicate Class Teacher in the subject line. 

 
 
 

EARLY CHILDHOOD POSITIONS:

We welcome qualified candidates for the followng positions:

- Kindergarten Lead Teacher
- Assistant Teacher
- Aide
- Aftercare Teacher
- Parent/Child Teacher

Ideal candidates will be experienced Waldorf educators, hold a bachelor’s degree and a Waldorf training certificate. Additionally, 12 ECE units are required. We are looking for individuals with a commitment to excellence in teaching, strong communicators for parent education and collegial cooperation, and a passion for guiding the young child.

The teaching positions are located on our Haleakala Waldorf School Kealahou campus, located in Kula, Maui.

Interested candidates should email a resume, including three (3) professional references with contact information, and a cover letter. In your cover letter please describe how your gifts would most benefit our Waldorf early childhood program. Send to hr@waldorfmaui.org. Indicate: Early Childhood in the subject line.

 

Spanish Language Teacher

Fall 2017 Opening

Haleakala Waldorf School is seeking a Spanish Language teacher with experience teaching all levels of grade school learners from beginning to proficient.

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree, Waldorf Teacher Training certificate and experience teaching at a Waldorf school. Native speaker and proficiency in writing and speaking both Spanish and English Language a plus. Must be able to work collaboratively and possess a commitment to working with grade school students.

This is a part-time position with potential for also teaching our High School students.

Interested candidates should submit a resume, including three (3) professional references with contact information, and a cover letter of interest to HR@waldorfmaui.org. Indicate Spanish Language Teacher in the subject line.

**Haleakala Waldorf School is an Equal Opportunity Employer**

 

 

French Language Teacher, High School - Part-Time

Fall 2017 Opening

High School French Language Teacher, Part-Time – Fall 2017-2018

Haleakala Waldorf School is seeking a High School French Language teacher with experience teaching all levels of high school learners from beginning to proficient, for our next school year. 

This Part-time teaching position is on our Haleakala Waldorf High School campus, located in Makawao, off Kaluanui Road, on the beautiful grounds of the Hui No'eau Visual Arts Center.

Qualifications: Bachelor's degree required. Native speaker and proficiency in writing and speaking both French and English Language, Waldorf teacher training certificate and experience teaching at a Waldorf school a plus.  Must be able to work collaboratively and possess a commitment to working with high school students.

Haleakala Waldorf School welcomes, values, and supports racial, religious, economic, and cultural diversity. Our school seeks a diverse faculty and student body and is committed to having our school reflect the abundant and changing diversity of the United States.

Interested candidates should submit a resume, including three (3) professional references with contact information, and a cover letter of interest to HR@waldorfmaui.org. Indicate French Language Teacher in the subject line.

•        Haleakala Waldorf School is an Equal Opportunity Employer **

 

Thank you for your interest!