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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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First Grade Class Teacher 2016-17

The Sacramento Waldorf School is seeking a Waldorf-trained, experienced class teacher for our First Grade for the 2016-2017 school year.  We anticipate a full class of students, the majority of whom come from our strong kindergarten program.

Our class teachers are supported in their work by a full range of specialty classes. Our faculty is stable and experienced:  we offer the support of a full-time Lower School Coordinator, a robust mentoring program, lively collegial working, and an active professional development program.

The Sacramento Waldorf School is a K-12 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 the 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-five years of excellence in Waldorf education. Additional information about the School can be found on this website. 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. We offer excellent benefits and a competitive salary. If you are interested in joining us, please download this application form and submit a completed application, a resume and letter of interest to Wendy Gittleman, Lower School Administrative Coordinator, jobs@sacwaldorf.org .
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ADMINISTRATOR

Sacramento Waldorf School

The Sacramento Waldorf School invites applications for the position of School Administrator.  The position of Administrator at the Sacramento Waldorf School constitutes the essential link between faculty, students and parents of our community.  The Administrator acts in an official capacity as the principal representative of the School.  The Administrator also serves as an integral member of the executive management team of the school and is responsible for providing regular leadership in the healthy functioning of the school.  Consistent with the fundamental philosophy of the School, the Administrator position reflects the general orientation of the School toward self-administration in the light of the teachings of Rudolf Steiner.  As such, the Administrator of the 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:

·         Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Sciences from an accredited college or university is required; Graduate training is desired.

·         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.

The Sacramento Waldorf School is an established K-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 the Association of Waldorf Schools of North America (AWSNA) and the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).  The Administrator enjoys the support of an engaged Board of Trustees and College of Teachers and an established management and committee structure.  The campus adjoins Rudolf Steiner College, providing opportunities for professional development and anthroposophical work.

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

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

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SWS Lower School Music Teacher for 2016-17

The Sacramento Waldorf School is seeking a fully trained and experienced Waldorf Lower School Music teacher who works out of an anthroposophical world view to join our faculty in September 2016. Our School includes a parent/toddler 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. Additional information about the School can be found on this website

Come join us in our quest to strengthen the inherent excellence of Waldorf education. We offer a competitive salary, benefits, and partial tuition remission for qualified faculty children.  We are an equal opportunity employer. To apply, please download this application and submit a completed application, a resume and letter of interest to Wendy Gittleman, Lower School Administrative Coordinator, jobs@sacwaldorf.org .

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Extended Care Teacher

The Sacramento Waldorf School is seeking an Extended Care teacher for the 2015-2016 school year. The position requires:  the teacher have flexible hours between 3:00 and 6:00pm; they work well with grades 1-8; they love crafts and outdoor activities; and they work well with a team of other teachers who are committed to creating a strong curriculum of age-appropriate activities for students after school. We prefer that there be a basic knowledge of Waldorf Education or previous work experience in a Waldorf School.

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 also 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.

If you are interested in joining us, please submit a completed application with a short statement of interest and a resume to Simone DeMarzi, Early Childhood and Extended Care Director, at sdemarzi@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