Careers

Thank you for your interest in employment at San Francisco Waldorf School. The following positions are accepting applications:

Current Opportunities

Grade School Aftercare Aide - Part-Time (posted October 2019)

The SFWS After School Program is looking for an aftercare assistant to work Monday and Thursday afternoons with our grade school children, particularly grades 1-4.

Hours are:     

  • 2:30pm-5:30pm, Mondays
  • 1:15pm-5:30pm, Thursdays

Applicants must be familiar with and interested in Waldorf education. We are looking for people with an enthusiasm for working with young children and an interest in engaging in activities, both indoors and outdoors on our school campus and outdoors at the nearby park.

The position can also include working the two camps we run during the year. One is during the 3rd week of February; the second is during one of the two weeks of Spring Break.

We are also interested in hearing from people who cannot work a regular schedule but would like to be on a substitution list.

Qualifications:

  • An interest in Waldorf Education; Waldorf Teacher Training a plus

Benefits and Compensation: 

 This is a part-time, non-exempt, hourly position. Benefits include those mandated by San Francisco.

 Physical Requirements and Work Environment:

  • Be able to occasionally lift up to 30 lbs.
  • Work intermittently in outside weather conditions, including heat and cold
  • Regularly sitting or standing 4-8 hours

 FLSA Classification:              Not Exempt from Overtime

Reports to:                            After Care Program Director

Hired by:                               Grade School Steering Committee      

Date Modified:                     October 2019

Please contact Christine Sun csun@sfwaldorf.org for more information.

San Francisco Waldorf School is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate based on race, ethnicity, age, gender, or any protected class. We recognize that the range of ethnicities, nationalities, languages, socio-economic backgrounds, sexual orientation, learning differences, and life experiences within our community enhance the school’s learning environment, and we are committed to fostering equity and inclusion. All minorities are encouraged to apply.

Livescan background check and TB Assessment required upon hire.

Nursery Program Aftercare Aide (posted May 2019)

Duration: Academic year - September through June.

Hours: 11:15-5:30 pm, Mon-Fri

Overview       

The Nursery Aftercare Aide is an essential role in the day of many children at the school. The Aide is responsible for the nursery children who attend aftercare, following a daily and weekly rhythm that gives these children the opportunity to partake in rest, appropriate activities and time to play and relax after a long school morning.  The teacher is also responsible helping to arrange a healthy, late afternoon snack.

Areas of Responsibility

  • Under the guidance of the Nursery Coordinator of Aftercare:
  • Help set up the classroom for nap time
  • Help create a mood of rest and quiet 
  • Help restore the room to order after nap
  • Assist with snack preparation and clean-up
  • Daily check of times at which children are picked-up w/parent/guardian's signature

Training

  • Waldorf training (or in process) preferred
  • 6 ECEs completed or in process
  • Experience working with young children 
  • Red Cross/CPR First Aid certification/Medicine Administration training (classes are usually offered during Faculty Work Days)
  • Maintain a working knowledge of school policies and procedures: earthquake and evacuation procedures, proper documentation of children's injuries, location and use of first aid kit

Compensation

This is a part-time, non-exempt, hourly position. Benefits include San Francisco Sick Paid Sick Leave and San Francisco Health Care Ordinance

Physical Requirements and Work Environment:

  • Be able to occasionally lift up to 30 lbs.
  • Work intermittently in outside weather conditions, including heat and cold
  • Regularly sitting or standing 3 or more hours

FLSA Classification:             Hourly; Non-exempt from overtime

Reports to:                             Nursery Aftercare Coordinator

Hired by:                                Grade School Steering Committee    

San Francisco Waldorf School is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate based on race, ethnicity, age, gender, or any protected class. We recognize that the range of ethnicities, nationalities, languages, socio-economic backgrounds, sexual orientation, learning differences, and life experiences within our community enhance the school’s learning environment, and we are committed to fostering equity and inclusion. All minorities are encouraged to apply.

Please send resume and letter of interest to jobs@sfwaldorf.org