Classroom Teacher - Circle of Seasons Charter School
Position: Classroom Teacher
Subject Area: Language Arts (English)
Job Title: Intervention Teacher
Job Location: Circle of Seasons Charter School
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
Certificate: Elementary K-6
District: Circle of Seasons Charter School
Fogelsville, PA 18051
Telephone: 610-597-4981
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Job Description:
Position Open: FT Intervention Teacher Grades 1-8

Circle of Seasons Charter School, a Public Waldorf Methods School, seeks a devoted, enthusiastic
Intervention Teacher for the 2021-2022 school year. This teacher will work with the Instructional
Support Team (IST) and Class Teachers to support the delivery of small group and individual instruction
as determined in the IST process.

Come join us at the only Public Waldorf Charter School in the northeast!

Circle of Seasons is a public Waldorf K-8 school located on a 35-acre wooded campus, overlooking the
beautiful Lehigh Valley. In close proximity to both outdoor recreation opportunities (less than 15 miles
from the Appalachian Trail and 12 miles from local skiing), the Lehigh Valley offers robust art, music,
theater, restaurant, and social amenities. An asset to our community, Circle of Seasons offers Waldorf
education in the public setting with excited and committed families from all over the Lehigh Valley and
beyond.

At Circle of Seasons we recognize the value, importance, and challenges that come with attracting and
meeting the needs of diverse populations. Candidates for consideration should be enthusiastic, joyful,
warm and motivated. We value candidates that possess a deep understanding of child development and
a caring disposition. We are eager to welcome to our team a colleague committed to building strong
collegial and family relationships and one who is committed to self-development.

Our curriculum includes Fiber and Manual Arts, Games and Movement, Gardening, Music, and Spanish.
Our faculty engage in ongoing professional development, working collaboratively and individually to
develop skill in designing instruction and creating classroom experiences that build caring communities.

Qualifications:
• Waldorf training and experience (preferred)
• Demonstrated enthusiasm for Waldorf Education
• Pennsylvania Teacher Certification (preferred)
• 3–5 years of teaching experience (preferred)
• Bachelor’s degree required
• Dedication to excellence in teaching
• Confident classroom presence; strong social and communication skills

Responsibilities:
• Work cooperatively with the Instructional Support Team and Classroom Teachers to develop and
deliver interventions in small group and individual student – teacher settings
• Design intervention materials as needed to support progress in grade-level Pennsylvania Common
Core Standards with integrated Waldorf pedagogical instruction
• Collaborate with team members to facilitate interdisciplinary instruction that is inclusive of all
learners
• Communicate with class teachers to build relationships
• Participate in ongoing professional development and COS observation and evaluation plan
• Maintain a positive learning environment that is safe, joyful, and nurturing

Hours are 8:00 - 4:00 Monday through Friday. Meetings, open house events, and festivals outside of
these hours may require your attendance.

The salary for this position is $45,000 and includes participation in the 403b retirement plan and
healthcare benefits. Salary may be adjusted for Waldorf experience and schooling beyond Bachelor’s
level study. Background clearances, physical examination and TB test will be required.

Ideal candidates will have a passion for working with children, strong self-direction, musical and artistic
inclinations, and developed sense of themselves as educators working with children.

Please forward a letter of interest, resume, and statement of your personal philosophy of education to
Kim McFarland @ kmcfarland@circleofseasons.org.

Equal Opportunity Policy:
Circle of Seasons Charter School is a public school under the Supervision of the Commonwealth and
equal opportunity employer. Circle of Seasons Charter School fully supports a policy of equal
employment opportunity in all job classifications and this encompasses recruitment, selection,
assignment, promotion, transfer, dismissal, compensation, and training of all personnel.

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.
**** REAP Applicants: If you want to notify the school district of your interest in this job, click here.

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