Employment Opportunities

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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PART-TIME LOWER SCHOOL STRINGS TEACHER

The Sacramento Waldorf School is seeking a Waldorf-trained, experienced Strings teacher for the 2014-2015 school year.  The position requires the teacher to teach Strings to fourth through eighth grade students and to be part of a team of teachers committed to creating a strong curriculum of age-appropriate learning activities for students in the middle school years.

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 Lower School Coordinator, a robust mentoring program, lively collegial working, and an active professional development program. We also offer excellent benefits and a competitive salary.

If you are interested in joining us, please submit the following:

  • An application (located on our website)
  • A resume, showing more than three years of experience in Music education
  • Letter of interest, showing an understanding and commitment to the study of Rudolf Steiner’s approach to child development, Waldorf Education, and anthroposophy
  • Official transcripts showing completion of BA (and Waldorf Certificate, preferable)

In addition, you would need to pass a criminal background check and child abuse screening prior to employment.  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. 

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FACILITIES MANAGER

The Sacramento Waldorf School invites applications for the position of Facilities Manager. The primary responsibility of the Facilities Manager is the care, maintenance, safety, compliance, and improvement of the School’s buildings and grounds in order to support the programs and mission of the School. This will be achieved through creation of effective short term and long term maintenance and improvement plans.

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 AWSNA and WASC. The 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 download an application here and contact us at jobs@sacwaldorf.org with the application, a short statement of interest and resume.

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HIGH SCHOOL REGISTRAR

Required Skill Sets:  Computer skills: Proficiency working with Microsoft Office suite and general word processing.   Attention to detail, multi-tasking and managing frequent interruptions to flow of work.  

Desired Skills: Advanced computer skills, familiarity with database use and management.  Programs currently used include Veracross (school information management system), Office 365 and Naviance.  Experience working in a school office with student databases desirable. 

Hours: Part Time/Job Share (20 hours a week, 4 hours daily M-F). $18-$20/hr, no benefits. 

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.

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HIGH SCHOOL SCIENCE TEACHER

The Sacramento Waldorf School is seeking a high school science teacher for the 2014-2015 school year. Our ideal candidate will possess at least a B.S. in Chemistry or Biology and Waldorf teacher training. We are looking for a colleague who is interested in teaching chemistry and biology in our beautifully equipped science laboratories. Our science curriculum is taught through a developmental approach where our students are able to learn from the phenomena before them. We welcome candidates who are enthusiastic about curriculum development, interested in Waldorf education, and who love adolescents.

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.

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HIGH SCHOOL DIRECTOR

Sacramento Waldorf School invites applications for the position of High School Director. The position of High School Director at Sacramento Waldorf School constitutes the essential link between faculty, administration, students and parents of our community.  The primary responsibility of the High School Director is the successful planning, organization, and supervision of the high school in order to ensure a quality Waldorf education for all high school students in accordance with the Mission, Vision and Values of Sacramento Waldorf School.   The High School Director 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 High School Director position reflects the general orientation of the School toward self-administration in the light of the teachings of Rudolf Steiner.  As such, the High School Director 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.

The School was established in 1959. It is jointly accredited by AWSNA and WASC. The High School Director 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 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