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Sacramento Waldorf School is an established Pre-Kindergarten through 12th grade private school located in Fair Oaks, east of Sacramento, in Northern California. The school offers a full Waldorf program to over 400 students. The 22-acre campus, overlooking the American River, affords many opportunities for outdoor and environmental education. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Click here to download an application.

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Lower School Administrator

Sacramento Waldorf School invites applications for the position of Lower School Administrator. The position of Lower School Administrator at Sacramento Waldorf School constitutes the essential link between faculty, administration, students and parents of our community.  The primary responsibility of the Lower School Administrator is the successful planning, organization, and supervision of the lower school in order to ensure a quality Waldorf education for all lower school students in accordance with the Mission, Vision and Values of Sacramento Waldorf School.   The Lower School Administrator also serves as an integral member of the College of Teachers and is responsible for providing regular leadership in the healthy functioning of the School.  Consistent with the fundamental philosophy of the School, the Lower School Administrator position reflects the general orientation of the School toward self-administration in the light of the teachings of Rudolf Steiner.  As such, the Lower School Administrator of Sacramento Waldorf School is expected to demonstrate a commitment to the study and understanding of Anthroposophy and its application to the field of Waldorf education.

Qualification Requirements:

  • BA required; graduate work preferred. 
  • A minimum of two to four years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Working knowledge of Anthroposophy and Waldorf education.
  • Skills in progressive leadership in a Waldorf school or similar institution.
  • Ability to communicate and facilitate across diverse groups and communities.
  • Experience managing the administrative functions of an organization.

Sacramento Waldorf School is an established PK-12 school located in Fair Oaks, east of Sacramento, in Northern California. The school offers a full Waldorf program to over 400 students. The 22-acre campus, overlooking the

American River, affords many opportunities for outdoor and environmental education.

The School was established in 1959. It is jointly accredited by AWSNA and WASC. The Lower School Administrator enjoys the support of an engaged Board of Trustees and College of Teachers and a strong management and committee structure. The campus adjoins Rudolf Steiner College, providing many opportunities for professional development and anthroposophical work. 

We offer a competitive salary, contingent on experience and qualifications and an excellent benefit package. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

If you wish to apply or seek further information, please contact us at jobs@sacwaldorf.org with a short statement of interest and resume.

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Part-time High School Remedial Teacher

The Sacramento Waldorf School is seeking a trained, experienced Special Education/Remedial Teacher for the 2015-2016 school year.  The position requires the remedial teacher to offer support to all students with learning challenges and, to be part of a team of teachers committed to creating a strong curriculum of age-appropriate learning activities for students in the high school years.

The Sacramento Waldorf School is an Early Childhood - 12 Grade school with over 400 students, located in Fair Oaks, east of California’s capital city. The school occupies a beautiful twenty-two acre site overlooking river and fields, library, and a large multi-purpose building. Our campus is next to Rudolf Steiner College. The School is an accredited full member of AWSNA and has been accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges since 1983. We are the oldest Waldorf School in Northern California, and recently celebrated fifty years of excellence in Waldorf education. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Our School is a vibrant, happy place with strong colleagueship and a willingness to question and innovate in order to continue to positively meet our children and families. Specialty teachers need to embrace the principles of Waldorf Education in their teaching and to articulate clearly the goals of the curriculum to parents and at open houses. We offer the support of a full-time High School Coordinator, a robust mentoring program, lively collegial working, and an active professional development program. We offer a competitive salary.

If you are interested in joining us, please submit the following to Marcela Iglesias, High School Coordinator, at miglesias@sacwaldorf.org Please download an application here  Send a completed application with a short statement of interest and a resume.

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High School Spanish Teacher

The Sacramento Waldorf School is seeking an experienced, enthusiastic High School Spanish teacher for the 2015-2016 school year. Candidates must be fluent and literate in Spanish and possess interest in Spanish language literature. Also required is a strong interest in teaching cultural competency and in fostering a diverse and inclusive community. A minimum of a bachelor's degree is required. A Waldorf Teacher Training certificate and experience teaching at a Waldorf High School are preferred. Candidates will be enthusiastic about teaching languages out of the philosophical and methodological principles of Waldorf Education, and be committed to working with adolescents. A good sense of humor, integrity, and collaborative nature is a must for this environment. Candidates will have strong committee leadership skills, and a proven ability to work well with and be supportive of colleagues.

 The Sacramento Waldorf School is an Early Childhood - 12 Grade school with over 400 students, located in Fair Oaks, east of California’s capital city. The school occupies a beautiful twenty-two acre site overlooking river and fields, library, and a large multi-purpose building. Our campus is next to Rudolf Steiner College. The School is an accredited full member of AWSNA – American Waldorf Schools Association - and has been regionally accredited by WASC - Western Association of Schools and Colleges since 1983. We are the oldest Waldorf School in Northern California, and recently celebrated fifty years of excellence in Waldorf education. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Our School is a vibrant, happy place with strong colleagueship and a willingness to question and innovate in order to continue to positively meet our children and families. Our teachers need to embrace the principles of Waldorf Education in their teaching and to articulate clearly the goals of the curriculum to parents and at open houses. We offer the support of a full-time High School Coordinator, a robust mentoring program, lively collegial working, and an active professional development program. We offer a competitive salary.

If you are interested in joining us, please submit the following to Marcela Iglesias, High School Coordinator, at jobs@sacwaldorf.org Please download an application here  Send a completed application with a short statement of interest and a resume.

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Lower School Eurythmy Teacher for 2015-16

The Sacramento Waldorf School is seeking a fully trained and experienced Waldorf Lower School Eurythmy teacher who works out of an anthroposophical world view to join our faculty in September 2015. Our School includes a parent/toddler program, a pre-school program, two kindergartens, a first through eighth grade lower school and a high school. We currently have approximately 420 enthusiastic students enrolled, many involved parents, experienced teachers, a strong administration, College of Teachers and Board of Trustees.

We are located down the hill from Rudolf Steiner College, which hosts the annual Northern California Teachers' Conference each February and offers many opportunities for professional development. Our School's home is on a beautiful site by the San Juan Rapids of the American River. We have a working garden and farm with a resident farmer. Our School is often visited by flocks of migrating geese and by the wild turkeys and deer that live in the surrounding riparian forest. The Sacramento area boasts an outstanding youth symphony. Recreational and field trip opportunities abound as we are close to the Sierra Mountains and Lake Tahoe where one can find many hiking, skiing and camping activities. We are the oldest Waldorf School in Northern California, and recently celebrated fifty years of excellence in Waldorf education.  

Come join us in our quest to strengthen the inherent excellence of Waldorf education. We offer a competitive salary (with increments for teaching experience), benefits for employees who work 75% to FTE, and partial tuition remission for qualified faculty children.  We are an equal opportunity employer. To apply, please download an application and submit a completed application, a resume and letter of interest to Julie MacArthur, Lower School Coordinator, jmacarthur@sacwaldorf.org.

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We offer a competitive salary, contingent on experience and qualifications and an excellent benefit package. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. If you wish to apply or seek further information, please download an application here and contact us at jobs@sacwaldorf.org with the application, a short statement of interest and resume.

Sacramento Waldorf School       3750 Bannister Road, Fair Oaks, California 95628 
    (916) 961-3900