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Grades Class Teacher

Grades Class Teacher

HMS is looking for an individual to join our experienced and collaborative faculty as a class teacher in our lower school. for the 2024-25 school year.

Qualifications

The ideal candidate is a trained and experienced Waldorf teacher, although we will consider otherwise qualified candidates. Creative and enthusiastic, they enjoy working with a team of colleagues and an engaged parent body. They seek a school with a strong vision, energetic colleagues, and clear leadership. They are able to solve problems with discernment while maintaining confidentiality of student, familial, and organizational information. They enjoy contributing to the life of the school by participating in faculty committees such as Student Care, DEIJ, Care of Personnel, the College, Festivals, and others. 

Requirements

  • Waldorf trained/in training (or commitment to begin training)
  • Ability to plan and deliver diverse curriculum
  • Organized, dependable, punctual
  • Able to work collaboratively
  • Teacher experience

About HMS 

High Mowing School is home to over 330 preschool–grade 12 day and boarding students. We are committed to fostering a caring, respectful, and diverse community where academic success, personal growth, and social responsibility are highly valued and fostered.  

In 2017, Pine Hill Waldorf School merged with High Mowing School, creating a thriving, integrated preschool–12 school that offers students, families, and teachers more opportunities. High Mowing’s culture is steeped in decades-long traditions that support a strong community life. The Parent Association actively leads an engaged parent body interested in supporting teachers and families.

HMS is centrally set on a hilltop among rolling farmland in scenic southern New Hampshire on 300+ acres. The Town of Wilton is only 1-3 hours away from a variety of experiences in any direction — the big city in Boston, MA; camping and incredible foliage in central NH; the charming New England seacoast in Portland, ME, or Cape Cod, MA; or great skiing and shopping in Burlington, VT. Travel a bit further to Montreal in Quebec, Canada, for a weekend with an international feel.

Southern NH is home to many anthroposophical pursuits: our next door neighbor is the Temple-Wilton Community Farm, a long-established biodynamic CSA; the Center for Anthroposophy and NH Anthroposophical Society hold many educational and community opportunities; there are two local lifesharing communities and a variety of alternative health providers. 

HMS is accredited by AWSNA, WECAN, and NEASC.

Compensation

The compensation for the position includes:

  • Salary commensurate with experience
  • Health, dental, life, LTD
  • Tuition remission 90%
  • Paid time off and paid holidays
  • Mentoring
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Relocation expenses stipend and support
  • School contribution to 403b account
  • NH is a tax-friendly state.

To Apply 

Interested candidates should email HMS hiring team at hiring@highmowing.org with a resume, letter of interest, and an HMS Employment Application. HMS will respond to qualified candidates only. 

  • 2024-25
  • Full-time
  • Teaching

Employment Application

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To apply for any of our open positions, please email our hiring team at hiring@highmowing.org. Include your resume, letter of interest, and your completed employment application. We are able to respond to qualified candidates only.