Jobs

We have vacancies:

The Waldorf School Windhoek is one of over 1000 Waldorf Schools worldwide. The Waldorf curriculum balances academic, artistic and practical activities. We currently offer 280 learners a place from pre-primary to grade 13.

Chief Executive Officer as from July 2018

We seek a dynamic and results-oriented candidate with extensive experience in management and administration, finances and fundraising and preferably school development. Reporting to the School Board and the School Leadership Team, the successful candidate will have, amongst others, the following duties and responsibilities:

  • Managing strategic projects and building
  • Developing and maintaining strong working relationships with teachers, key stakeholders and partners
  • Playing a key role in the budgeting, forecasting and planning process
  • Overseeing the monthly/annual business performance of the school
  • Ensuring adherence with school policies and procedures
  • Implementing and monitoring the business strategy plan and QM system
  • Leading the administration/finances team

The successful candidate will possess the following characteristics:

  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in a managerial position
  • Strong leadership and motivational skills
  • Strong analytical, modelling and reporting skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English
  • German language proficiency will be an advantage
  • Knowledge in and openness for Waldorf education is essential

Math and/or Physic Teacher as from May 2018

For our Middle School we are requiring an experienced and qualified teacher for math and/or physic preferably with a background in Waldorf pedagogy.

German Teacher (DaF) as from May 2018

For our Middle and High School we are requiring an experienced and qualified teacher for German as foreign language preferably with a background in Waldorf pedagogy.

Requirements:

  • Namibian Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • Relevant Finance/Business Management Qualification
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and no personal documents  will be returned

Closing date: 15.04.2018

Kindly submit a detailed CV in EU format downloadable here: download PDF & download.doc

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We always welcome qualified support in following fields:
Wir suchen immer qualifizierte Waldorflehrer in folgenden Bereichen:

  • Deutschlehrer/in (High School)
  • High School Principal & Subject Teacher: English and Afrikaans 1st language, German as a Foreign Language (DaF), Geography, History, Biology
  • Subject Teachers (High School): German – foreign language & mother language
  • Mentor/in

Deutschlehrer/in (High School)

Deutsch als Fremdsprache für die Oberstufe. Das volle Deputat umfasst die Klassen 8 bis 13. Eine Waldorflehrerausbildung ist von großem Vorteil. Sie fühlen sich angesprochen von unserer Initiative und besitzen sehr gute Englischkenntnisse? Bewerben Sie sich jetzt! Wir  freuen uns auf Ihre Bewerbung mit einem detaillierten Lebenslauf im EU-Format (siehe unten).

High School Principal

We seek a dynamic and results-oriented candidate with extensive experience in school management, teaching, Waldorf Education, administration and preferably school development.

The principal is a member of the School Board, the Management and the Leadership Team. The successful candidate will have, amongst others, the following qualities, responsibilities and a choice of teaching the following subjects: English and Afrikaans 1st language, German as a Foreign Language (DaF), Geography, History, Biology

Position: Full time position, Teaching load 2/3, Administration 1/3 // Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree. High School Waldorf education background and fundamental teaching experience. Prior administration knowledge is desirable. // Skills: administrative responsibilities, listening, verbal, written and interpersonal communication, leadership, Waldorf Education. // Job Purpose: The High School Principal will be responsible for the leadership of the High School.

Essential Duties:

  • Teaches in High School
  • Member of the School Board
  • Demonstrates a clear understanding of vision and mission of the high school
  • Provides leadership and support to the High School learners and teachers
  • Acts as a positive role model
  • Oversees enrolment and disciplinary actions, develop and implement Quality Standards
  • Maintains a safe school environment with respect for individual differences and diversity
  • Initiate ongoing professional development in Waldorf education
  • Liaise with compliance with Parents Association matters
  • Development and improvement of High School Curriculum, lesson plans and syllabi
  • Oversees Vocational Training programme

Please send resume and letter of interest to office |at| waldorf-namibia.org. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and no personal documents will be returned.

Subject Teachers (High School)

We seek two dynamic and results-oriented candidates with experience in teaching, preferably in Waldorf Education. The successful candidate should be able to offer a combination of the following subjects: German – foreign language & mother language

Position: Full time position 26 lessons per week. // Qualifications: NSSC Examination Qualification, with at least 3 years teaching experience and preferably Waldorf education background. // Skills: listening, verbal, written and interpersonal communication, fundamental knowledge in Waldorf Education.

Essential Duties:

  • Demonstrates a clear understanding of vision and mission of the high school
  • Provides leadership and support to the High School learners and teachers
  • Teaches in High School
  • Acts as a positive role model
  • Oversees enrolment and disciplinary actions
  • develop and implement Quality Standards
  • Maintains a safe school environment with respect for individual differences and diversity
  • Initiate ongoing professional development in Waldorf education
  • Ensures compliance with Parents Association issues
  • Development and improvement of High School Curriculum, lesson plans and syllabi
  • Oversees Vocational Training programme

Please send resume and letter of interest to office |at| waldorf-namibia.org. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and no personal documents will be returned.

Mentor/in

Um die Waldorfpädagogik an der Oberstufe nachhaltig zu implementieren, benötigen wir für unsere Oberstufenlehrer eine/n Mentor/in mit langjähriger waldorfpädagogischer Erfahrung, gern auch im Ruhestand. Deputat flexibel. Sprachen: englisch/deutsch. Wir  freuen uns auf Ihre Bewerbung mit einem detaillierten Lebenslauf im EU-Format (siehe unten). Ab sofort.

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Kindly submit a detailed CV in EU format / Bitte bewerben Sie sich mit einem detaillierten Lebenslauf in EU-Format:

> download PDF
> download.doc