French Teacher

Full Time
  • Full Time
  • Nelson


French Teacher 2023-2024

The Nelson Waldorf School is seeking applications for a part time French Teacher for grades 1 to 9. The position is available for the 2023-2024 school year, with the contract beginning in August 2023.

The French teacher will bring joy and enthusiasm for the learning of French. Key qualities are strong communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively in a collaborative environment. With the responsibility of carrying a class of up to 24 students, the successful candidate will have excellent class management and organizational skills.

The responsibilities will include but not be limited to the following:

Deliver the French Curriculum integrating BC Ministry requirements and Waldorf curriculum

Report on students according to Faculty agreements and BC Ministry requirements

Abide by BC Independent School teacher conduct and competence standards

Reports to: Principal of School

Terms of Employment: Permanent, part-time; Base Salary plus benefits (health, disability, life insurance and tuition) and increments for related experience.

Education and Skill Requirements:

BC Teacher Certification

Completed Waldorf Teacher Training with a clear understanding of Rudolf Steiner’s education and philosophy will be preferred or willingness to take the Waldorf training

Fluency in French and English

How to Apply: Interested candidates can go to the link ( Apply Now for French Teacher Position ) and register yourself. Or submit a cover letter, resume and two professional references, via email to .

The Nelson Waldorf School is situated on 35 acres of mountain splendour which contributes to a healthy rural atmosphere; we are located only a five-minute drive from Nelson. Established in 1982, the Nelson Waldorf School offers school programs from Kindergarten to Grade 9. Our faculty is experienced and committed to working out of anthroposophy and the ideals of Waldorf education. We have a supportive and talented parent body representing a cross-section of economic and social life.

We encourage you to visit our website to learn more about our school at

Nelson is a thriving little city located in the Selkirk Mountains on the West Arm of Kootenay Lake in the Southern Interior of British Columbia, Canada. Known as ”The Queen City” and acknowledged for its impressive collection of restored heritage buildings and its strong artistic and cultural life, the surrounding area offers a magnificent four seasons outdoor playground.


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