Samford Valley Steiner School

Employment Opportunities

When positions are available at Samford Valley Steiner School they are listed below.

They may also be advertised on www.steinereducation.edu.au and other public websites.

Part-time High School Classroom Music and Singing Teacher

Samford Valley Steiner School is seeking applications for a part-time classroom music and singing teacher.

The Music and Singing Teacher Application Package 2018 contains more information about this role and the required qualifications.  
For further information please contact Pep Wright via email pwright@samfordsteiner.qld.edu.au

Closing Date: Friday 1st December 2017

Kindergarten Assistant 2018

Samford Valley Steiner School (SVSS) is seeking applications for a Kindergarten Assistant commencing in January 2018.  This position will initially be a one year contract with potential for future ongoing permanent employment.

Ideally, the applicant will have experience in a Steiner Early Childhood setting however those who can demonstrate a long term commitment to working with young children in a nurturing, family oriented environment are also encouraged to apply.  All applicants must have a love for young children and a willingness to deepen their understanding of Steiner Early Childhood Education.  To be successful in this role candidates must possess the following personal qualities:  patience, equanimity, good health, endurance, enthusiasm, flexibility, and the ability to communicate well with teachers, children and parents.  The successful applicant will be willing to receive instruction and work collaboratively with the early childhood team.

The Kindergarten assistant application package 2018  contains more information about this role and the required qualifications.  For further information please contact John Davidson via email jdavidson@samfordsteiner.qld.edu.au

Closing Date: Friday 24th of November 2017

 

Primary School Teacher Aides 2018

Samford Valley Steiner School is seeking two Primary School Teacher Aides to commence work in January 2018. Guided and directed by the Education Administrator, Learning Support Team and Class Teachers, and working with the philosophy and principles of Steiner Education, the Teacher Aides will assist the teachers to implement the class program and curriculum. 

The successful applicants will be required to provide both general and teaching support to the Class Teacher; including pastoral care for the students.  Applicants should have a strong commitment to and understanding of duty of care, a willingness to participate actively in the life of the School community, and be committed to ongoing individual and collaborative professional development.

The Primary Teacher Aide application package 2018 contains more information about this role and the required qualifications.  For further information please contact John Davidson via email jdavidson@samfordsteiner.qld.edu.au

Closing Date: Friday 24th of November 2017

Eurythmy Teacher 2018

Samford Valley Steiner School is seeking a qualified full-time Eurythmy Teacher to commence in 2018.  The successful candidate will work to develop and deliver a eurythmy curriculum to children from Kindergarten through to Class 12.  Eurythmy has been an ongoing and integral aspect of the school for over 20 years and appreciation for the value and importance of Eurythmy is strongly embedded in the culture of the school.  The school has a purpose built Eurythmy Room and a performance hall and outdoor amphitheatre.  The successful candidate will also ideally hold teaching qualifications and have considerable experience developing and delivering eurythmy to students from K-12 in a Waldorf/Steiner School. 

The school is situated in the beautiful, rural setting of Samford Valley, and yet is still located in close proximity to Brisbane CBD; a vibrant, multicultural, cosmopolitan city.  The beautiful sandy beaches of the Sunshine Coast are only one and a half hours to the north and the beaches of the Gold Coast and Northern New South Wales are one to two hours to the south. The school is situated on 20 acres of forested land along Samford Creek.

The school is 30 years old and is a strong and vibrant educational facility providing an authentic Steiner Education to students from Pre-Prep through to Class 12. Student numbers are 366 and growing. We have a vibrant staff combining youth and experience and a stable organisational structure.  The College of Teachers sits at the heart of the structure and advises a Senior Leadership Team, comprising of representatives of the different areas of the school, and a Director who is accountable to a governance Board.

The Eurythmy 2018 application package and role description contains more information about this role, the selection criteria and the required qualifications.  

Applications close at 4.00pm Friday 17 November 2017.