Career Opportunities2019-04-16T08:52:29-07:00

SIERRA WALDORF CAREERS

Our school rests in the Rawhide Valley, a rural community in the Sierra Nevada Foothills, near the towns of Sonora and Jamestown. Tuolumne County is a wilderness paradise with most of Yosemite National Park within its borders. Hiking, skiing, rock climbing, biking, and sightseeing opportunities abound.
Our school will be celebrating its 30th year. We have 180 students in parent tot, nursery, kindergarten, and grades 1-8. Our faculty is an extremely dedicated group of teachers, many of whom have graduated their own families from our school. We are committed to working out of anthroposophy and the indications of Rudolf Steiner, as well as working with consensus. Our programs include; Eurythmy, Puppetry, Gardening, Woodworking, Music and Spanish.

Sierra Waldorf Class Teacher (Grades 1-8)2019-04-16T08:53:18-07:00

Sierra Waldorf School is seeking a First Grade Teacher for the fall of 2019.  A strong parent body, an inspired faculty, and a dedicated administration are searching for an enthusiastic educator to join our community.

The ideal candidate will have experience as a class teacher, hold a certificate in Waldorf education with a bachelor’s degree, and have a willingness to work collaboratively with faculty in partnership with school administrators. Excellent classroom management, effective communication, and professional striving are a priority. 

If you are interested in applying, please send us your resume with a letter of interest to [email protected]

We look forward to hearing from you!

Administrator2019-05-13T16:49:58-07:00

The Administrator at Sierra Waldorf School is responsible for:

  • Providing school leadership
  • Managing daily school operations
  • Working closely with Board and Faculty and the parent body
  • Supervising Administrative staff
  • Performing legal and regulatory oversight and communications
  • Developing and overseeing HR procedures
  • Holding confidentiality
  • Managing facilities and maintenance staff
  • Working with and within committees

Qualifications:

The ideal candidate will have an array of administrative experience, including human resources, conflict resolution, risk management, and the development and implementation of policies and procedures. They will be an effective communicator, able to facilitate positive interactions among school constituents. We seek an administrator who will also possess an understanding of Waldorf educational philosophy reflected in a willingness to work collaboratively with faculty. A strong background in business, budgeting, best practices and non-profit management is necessary.

Bachelor’s degree required, along with experience in or knowledge of Waldorf education. Previous leadership and administrative experience in an educational setting.

This is a full-time salaried position, including tuition remission.

Start date:

July/August 2019

If you are interested in applying, please send us your resume (including references) with a letter of interest to [email protected]

We look forward to hearing from you!