Employment

Handwork Assistant

The Waldorf School of Saratoga Springs is seeking a part-time handwork assistant for the 2014-2015 school year. The assistant must be proficient in knitting, crocheting and sewing.

Pianist

We are also seeking a classical pianist with good sight reading skills to play for high school Eurythmy (movement) classes at Waldorf High School of Saratoga Springs. Approximately eight to ten hours weekly between 10am-2:30pm. Hourly pay.  An interest in arts/education/adolescent development is helpful.  See http://new.livestream.com/accounts/2689920/events/3002144  and click on Waldorf School Performing Arts Concert 2014 for a view of recent grade eight through eleven eurythmy work.

If you are interested in applying for any of these positions, please send your letter of interest, resume and three references to: Katherine Scharff, Administrator, 122 Regent Street, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 or email: hr@waldorfsaratoga.org

The Waldorf School of Saratoga Springs was founded in 1981 and currently serves approximately 250 children from nursery through 12th grade. We have Absolute Charter from the University of the State of New York Education Department.  We are accredited by the New York State Association of Independent Schools and full members of the Association of Waldorf Schools of North America.  Our eclectic suburban campus is spread over three historic buildings, all within walking distance of each other in the lovely town of Saratoga Springs, NY. Our Early Childhood building houses a parent-tot program, pre-school and a Kindergarten. Our Forest Kindergarten hosts 2 classes and is located on State Park land, 2 miles outside of town. The Lower School serves grades 1 through 8 and offers a richness of experience in both its class teachers and special subjects. The High School faculty offers students expertise in all of the subject areas, a foreign exchange program, junior internships and a culminating senior project. For more information, please visit our website: www.waldorfsaratoga.org.

Saratoga Springs is a charming Victorian resort town nestled in the foothills of the Adirondacks with a population of approximately 30,000. We are 3-4 hours from Boston, New York city and Montreal.  Our location offers four delightful seasons, proximity to both wilderness and major cities, and at the same time a comfortable small-town feeling.  Because of our popularity as a summer-time destination, Saratoga Springs offers many world class cultural events, such as hosting both the New York Ballet and the Philadelphia orchestra. We have a thriving music and theater life, restaurants, shops and community events.