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Interested in working with the folk school?  Check here for existing or upcoming employment opportunities.

Please read a little bit about the folk school first… Thank you for your interest in working with the folk school!  We look forward to talking with you. 

Employment Opportunities

Lead Teacher for Wee Folk Preschool/Early Childhood Summer Camp

The Living Arts School, a folk school in Boulder County, is seeking a Lead Teacher for our Wee Folk Preschool/Early Childhood Summer Camp (ages 3-5). We are seeking someone with the following skills/attributes:

-Kind and warm with a love for children & prior, relevant experience with young children
-Gifted in making things–our program has a big emphasis on crafts and sensory exploration
-An interest in facilitating a beautiful, inspiring and seasonal program in celebration of summer
-Fun! With a love for including everyone and creative problem-solving/conflict resolution
-Must be masterful with groups of children, helping all to feel successful, with a non-competitive focus
-Bonus: Possess training from LifeWays or similar Early Childhood Teacher Training program

The position will officially start in June 2017, but 2-3 training meetings will take place between March and May 2017. Must have your own vehicle. Some training will happen at the folk school office in Erie, but the children’s programs will take place in Niwot on the campus of the Boulder Valley Waldorf School.

Schedule: 9 weeks of summer camp, please see the schedule of weeks posted on our website:
www.livingartssummercamp.com

Half or Full Day Schedule Available, let’s talk about what will work best for your summer.

Pay: $18-20/hr, dependent upon experience

Please respond with a letter of interest and your resume after taking a look at our website to see if the school will be a good fit for you: www.livingartssummercamp.com. Thank you!

Summer Camp Lead Counselor (posted 1/31/17)

The Living Arts School, a folk school in Boulder County, is seeking a Summer Camp Lead Counselor for our Children’s Folk Arts-based Summer Camp (ages 6-12). We are seeking someone with the following skills/attributes:

-Kind and warm with a love for children & prior, relevant experience with children
-Gifted in making things–our program is focused on folk arts, crafts and traditional living skills
-An interest in planning circle, collaborative, group games for outdoors and indoors
-Fun! With a love for including everyone and creative problem-solving
-Must be masterful with groups of children, helping all to feel successful, with a non-competitive focus

The position will officially start in June 2017, but 2-3 training meetings will take place between March and May 2017. Must have your own vehicle. Some training will happen at the folk school office in Erie, but the children’s programs will take place in Niwot on the campus of the Boulder Valley Waldorf School.

Schedule: 8 weeks of summer camp, please see the schedule of weeks posted on our website:
www.livingartssummercamp.com

Pay: $18-20/hr, dependent upon experience

Please respond with a letter of interest and your resume after taking a look at our website to see if the school will be a good fit for you: www.livingartssummercamp.com. Thank you!