Employment Opportunities

Sacramento Waldorf School is an established early childhood through 12th grade independent private school located in Fair Oaks, just east of Sacramento, in Northern California. The school offers a full Waldorf program to more than 400 students. The beautiful twenty-two-acre site overlooks the American River and affords many opportunities for outdoor and environmental education.

Established in 1959, SWS is the oldest Waldorf School in Northern California. We are an accredited full member of AWSNA (Association of Waldorf Schools of North America) and have also been accredited by WASC (Western Association of Schools and Colleges) since 1983. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We offer a competitive salary contingent on experience and qualifications and an excellent benefit package. Employment is contingent on a post-offer, pre-employment, fingerprint-based background check.

To apply, please download an application here and submit a completed application, a resume, and letter of interest to Wendy Gittleman, Operations Manager, at jobs@sacwaldorf.org.

Current Job Openings

English Language Learner (ELL)/English Language Development (ELD) Position

The Sacramento Waldorf School is seeking an ELL/ELD Coordinator for the 2019-2020 school year. Our ideal candidate will possess a bachelor’s degree, English Learner Authorization (ELAS)/CLAD certificate, with experience teaching English learners. Our curriculum is taught through a developmental approach, and we welcome candidates who are enthusiastic about promoting the effective and efficient acquisition of listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills of the EL student, interested in Waldorf education, and who love adolescents.

The ELL/ELD Coordinator helps high school students who are non-native English speakers become more proficient with English grammar, writing, and speaking. The ELL/EDL coordinator teaches small groups of students during the school day and occasionally after school. This position is part-time.

Responsibilities:

  • Create class curriculum to support non-native English speakers become more proficient with English grammar, writing, and speaking.
  • Support students with classroom assignments by giving feedback on essays, communicating with teachers, and helping them acclimate to a new culture.

Sacramento Waldorf School is an established early childhood through 12th grade independent private school located in Fair Oaks, just east of Sacramento, in Northern California. The school offers a full Waldorf program to more than 400 students. The beautiful twenty-two-acre site overlooks the American River and affords many opportunities for outdoor and environmental education.

Established in 1959, SWS is the oldest Waldorf School in Northern California. We are an accredited full member of AWSNA (Association of Waldorf Schools of North America) and have also been accredited by WASC (Western Association of Schools and Colleges) since 1983. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We offer a competitive salary contingent on experience and qualifications and an excellent benefit package. Employment is contingent on a post-offer, pre-employment, fingerprint-based background check.

Extended Care Teacher

The Sacramento Waldorf School is seeking an Extended Care teacher for the 2019-2020 school year. The position requires the teacher to have variable and flexible hours between 12:30 and 6:00 pm; they work well with kindergarten through 8th grade students; 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.