If you are interested in applying for a position,
please send your resume and a letter of interest to
Rebecca Bartlett: rebecca.bartlett@waldorflouisville.com

Careers with Waldorf School of Louisville

The extended care assistant position provides support to the children in our early childhood programs (ages 2.5-6 years) following our morning program.


  • Assist in maintaining a warm and nurturing environment
  • Possess a warm, friendly, and imaginative demeanor
  • Love of working and being with young children
  • Assist in setup/cleanup
  • Help maintain general order, cleanliness, and aesthetics in classroom and outdoor areas
  • Oversee children on the playground and assist with the transitions to and from outside
  • Help with daily preparations of classroom, restocking supplies and materials
  • Guide children with self-care (toileting, dressing, and social behavior)
  • Provide first aid as needed

Requirements and Qualifications:

  • Early Childhood Education experience (preferred)
  • Reliable, dependable, and team oriented

Hours and Schedule: Monday through Friday 11:30-5:00 PM

Pay Rate: $16/hr

The primary responsibilities of the substitute grades teacher include:

  • Serving as temporary teacher in the classroom, encompassing grades 1-8.
  • Serving as recess proctor when called for in outside playgrounds.
  • Holding a safe classroom learning environment for the children and knowing their whereabouts
    at all times.
  • Reading the lesson plan and day schedule as provided by the absent teacher.
  • Locating and/or organizing identified materials for the given lesson.
  • Delivering the curricular content of the lesson plan as provided by the specific teacher.
  • Modeling proper behavior in the delivery of the lesson content while recognizing the developmental stage or age of the children in the class.
  • Cooperating with and following through with suggestions and recommendations from teaching faculty.
  • Communicating with administration to identify the classroom(s) and locations to cover and the documentation for pay.
  • Completing required paperwork for the state of Kentucky background check system.


Hours and schedule:

  • Normal school operating hours are 8:30am-2:45pm, Monday through Friday. The position of substitute is tailored to the specific hours and/or days needed by the absent teacher and may or may not encompass a full day or full week.
  • This position is on-site position and as needed by faculty.


Rate of Pay:

  • Hourly pay for this position is $16.