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.

HWS offers full-time employees 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.

Employees in part-time positions enjoy a competitive salary, medical, dental, drug, and vision coverage, and a retirement plan as per eligibility.

 

Current openings at HWS

 

1st Grade Lead Teacher Position

Haleakala Waldorf School is seeking an experienced, Waldorf trained class teacher to lead our rising First Grade in 2019/20.

The ideal candidate will be a teacher who feels inspired to innovate new ways of meeting the specialized needs of today’s child. 
Candidates must be committed to excellence in teaching, parent education and dialogue, self-development, and collegial cooperation. Bachelor’s degree and Waldorf training required. We are looking for dynamic individuals who are interested in joining our well established community on the beautiful island of Maui.

Requirements:
– Certificate of Completion in Waldorf Teaching
– Bachelor’s degree
– Previous Waldorf class teaching experience

To apply, please send the following in PDF format to HR@waldorfmaui.org

• Cover letter
• Resume
• 3 references (1 from most recent employer)
• Employment Application (HWS will provide)

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

Early Childhood Lead Kindergarten Teacher Position

Our Early Childhood Department is currently seeking a Waldorf trained Lead Kindergarten teacher who feels inspired to innovate new ways of meeting the specialized needs of today’s child through outdoor, work-based education.

Candidates must be committed to excellence in teaching, parent education and dialogue, self-development, and collegial cooperation. Bachelor’s degree and Waldorf training required. We are looking for dynamic individuals who are interested in joining our well established community on the beautiful island of Maui.

Requirements:
• BA
• 3+ years lead Waldorf Kindergarten teaching experience
• Waldorf EC teacher certification
• 9-12 ECE units
• Legal to work in US

To apply, please send the following in PDF format to HR@waldorfmaui.org

• Cover letter
• Resume
• 3 references (1 from most recent employer)
• Employment Application (HWS will provide)

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

 

Early Childhood Assistant

Our Early Childhood Department is currently seeking a full-time assistant teacher to join our team for the 2019-20 school year. The ideal applicant cherishes children, possesses a positive attitude, and enjoys working collaboratively in a supportive role to the lead teacher. Early childhood is an active and creative setting that requires a strong work ethic, high-energy and an ability to anticipate.We are looking for dynamic individuals who are interested in joining our well established community on the beautiful island of Maui.

Requirements:

 ·      Waldorf Early Childhood Certificate or working towards certification or an agreement to begin training in Waldorf education

·      Experience working in a Waldorf EC program

 ·      Qualified as Assistant Teacher for Hawaii childcare center licensing

 Follow this link to view Hawaii child care center licensing requirements:

 http://patchhawaii.org/licensing-matrix-quick-view/

 

Early Childhood Aftercare

The Haleakala Waldorf School is currently seeking a kind and loving lead Aftercare Teacher for our Early Childhood children. Waldorf training and experience is preferred. We are looking for dynamic individuals who are interested in joining our well established community on the beautiful island of Maui.

 Eligible candidates must be qualified as a lead teacher under state of Hawaii childcare center licensing.

 Follow this link to view Hawaii child care center licensing requirements:

 http://patchhawaii.org/licensing-matrix-quick-view/

 

Early Childhood Aide

The Haleakalā Waldorf School is currently seeking a kind and loving Aide Teacher to help care for our early childhood children. The ideal applicant cherishes children, possesses a positive attitude, and enjoys working collaboratively in a supportive role to the lead teacher. Early childhood is an active and creative setting that requires a strong work ethic, high-energy and an ability to anticipate.We are looking for dynamic individuals who are interested in joining our well established community on the beautiful island of Maui.

This is a part time position and the hours will vary depending on experience. The ideal candidate for this Aide position will have experience working in a Waldorf early childhood setting.

To apply, please send the following in PDF format to hr@waldorfmaui.org

• Cover letter
• Resume
• 3 references (1 from most recent employer)
• Employment Application (HWS will provide)

 We look forward to meeting you and welcoming you and your family into our Ohana.  

To learn more about Haleakala Waldorf School please visit us at:
https://www.facebook.com/waldorfmaui/

Haleakala Waldorf School is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 

Thank you for your interest!