Employment

High School Science Teacher
The Waldorf School of Saratoga Springs is seeking a full-time High School Science Teacher for the fall of 2015. Our preferred candidate would have a bachelor’s degree in science, Waldorf Training, and experience working with high school students. Training and experience in Life Sciences is desirable. The school will provide mentoring in teaching phenomenological science in the Waldorf school. Ideal candidates must be comfortable teaching both high school and middle grades students; math classes in both of those areas will be part of the teaching load.
First Grade Class Teacher
 The Waldorf School of Saratoga Springs is seeking a First Grade class teacher for the fall of 2015. 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.

Math Assistant

The Waldorf School of Saratoga Springs is seeking a part-time  middle school math assistant for the 2014-2015 school year. The assistant must have strong math skills and the ability to support the lead teacher in working with students during math class.

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: Julie Niles, Business Manager, 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.