Early Childhood Teacher, 2019-20
Primrose Hill School is seeking an experienced, Waldorf Early Childhood-trained lead Kindergarten teacher who is eager to join a dedicated and creatively inspired faculty. We hold working with Waldorf Pedagogy close to their hearts and our six year old, rapidly growing school serves children from early childhood through fifth grade.
This is a full time position, roughly 40 hours a week with a minimum of 22 contact hours. We offer a competitive salary and a benefits package that includes health insurance, a professional development allowance, and tuition remission.
Located in the gorgeous Hudson Valley, Primrose Hill School rests on 7.5 acres in the Village of Rhinebeck, NY. Our community enjoys caring for a small farm that includes a large vegetable and flower garden and 2 horses, a sheep, a pig, bunnies and goats. We hold the farm at the heart of our school, and work to integrate biodynamic agriculture into many aspects of our curriculum.
The Hudson Valley is one of the most beautiful, scenic areas in the US. There are endless hikes, bike routes and recreational activities, vibrant local arts and music scenes, as well as a burgeoning spiritual and holistic community. We are just 80 minutes by train from New York City and are driving distance to two major Waldorf teacher training centers: the Sunbridge Institute and Alkion Center. The Hawthorne Valley Farm/School, the Nature Institute, and several Camphill communities are close by as well.
Please email us with a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to Eiren Graver, Hiring Committee chair at firstname.lastname@example.org
About Us and the Area
Our six-year-old, rapidly growing school will consist of Parent-Child through sixth grade in the 2018-19 school year. We intend to add a new grade each year.
Located in the gorgeous Hudson Valley, Primrose Hill School's 7.5-acre campus on the edge of the Village of Rhinebeck, NY is surrounded by woodland and is home to both farm animals and a large vegetable and flower garden. We value the integration of these elements into the curriculum. We also value accessibility and diversity and are committed to a progressive tuition model.
The Hudson Valley is one of the most beautiful, scenic areas in the US. There are endless hikes, bike routes, and recreational activities as well as many spiritual and holistic communities. We are just 80 minutes by train from New York City and are driving distance to both Sunbridge Institute and Alkion Center, where professional development is available in the form of teacher training and Waldorf teacher conferences. The Hawthorne Valley Farm/School, the Nature Institute, and several Camphill communities are close by as well.