Employment

High School Humanities Teacher

The Waldorf School of Saratoga Springs is seeking a full time High School Humanities teacher. This position will be responsible for history and literature blocks, skills classes in 9th through 12th grades, integrated interdisciplinary humanities/social studies classes, as well as class plays. Our preferred candidate would have Waldorf training and experience working with high school students.

Administrator

The Waldorf school of Saratoga Springs is seeking an Administrator for the 2014-2015 school year. This person will carry the administrative vision of the school and work in conjunction with the faculty, board and parents by being responsible for facilitation and coordination of school matters. The position will start in the summer 2014. The ideal candidate will have administrative experience in a Waldorf School and a basic understanding and ongoing commitment to the study of Anthroposophy.

Practical Arts Teacher

The Waldorf School of Saratoga Springs is seeking a practical arts teacher for our grade 8 and high school. Classes that need teaching might include woodwork, printmaking, stagecraft, iron works, stained glass and stone carving. Our preferred candidate would have Waldorf training and experience working with high school students.

High School Science Teacher

The Waldorf School of Saratoga Springs is seeking a High School Science teacher for the fall 2014. Our preferred candidate would have Waldorf training and experience working with high school students.

Class Teacher-First Grade

The Waldorf School of Saratoga Springs is seeking a First Grade class teacher for the fall of 2014. The ideal candidate will have had experience as a class teacher, be capable of forming a new class, work effectively with parents and colleagues and have completed Waldorf teacher training.

Class Teacher-Sixth Grade

The Waldorf School of Saratoga Springs is seeking a Sixth Grade class teacher for the fall of 2014. The ideal candidate will have had experience as a class teacher, work effectively with parents and colleagues and have completed Waldorf teacher training.
The 5th grade class, to be 6th grade next school year, is a healthy energetic, well balanced group with a love for the arts including, music, speech, drawing, and painting. They are a diverse class that appreciates each other and are respectful of each other’s strengths and weaknesses.

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.