Waldorf Education is the fastest growing independent school movement in the world. This dynamic, 100-year-old approach to child development and education is continually evolving to meet the needs of current students. Waldorf education inspires life-long learning in students and enables them to fully develop their unique capacities.

SF Waldorf School was established in 1979, and our high school was founded in 1997.  Our Early Childhood and Grade School campuses are in the Pacific Heights neighborhood, and our High School campus is in West Portal. The high school enrollment is 150 and the lower school approximately 300. Our school has a wealth of teaching experience, vibrant programs, and engaged, eager students.

Thank you for your interest in employment at SFWS. The positions listed below are accepting applications. Please send a resume and a letter of interest to

SFWS hires dedicated and highly capable faculty and staff. All develop a deep connection to Waldorf education and our unique school. We are a committed group of free, responsible adults who bring our best individual selves to our work. We are dedicated to personal improvement and service to the SFWS mission, bringing energy and excitement to serve all students, faculty, and families of the school. SFWS asks all employees to proactively commit to diversity, equity, and inclusion and to create an environment where all members of the community can flourish. 

SFWS 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. We are committed to fostering equity and inclusion.