The East Bay Waldorf School is located on 11 beautiful acres in the San Francisco Bay Area in California. Our site combines the best of two worlds: an idyllic natural setting adjacent to regional parks and wild lands, and within fifteen minutes of the major cultural and urban centers of the San Francisco Bay.

Our school was founded in 1980 and offers a complete K-8 Waldorf education, as well as thriving Early Childhood and Parent Education programs. Our current enrollment is 170 students. We have a highly supportive and involved parent community. Through strong collegial collaboration, grounded in a solid commitment to anthroposophy, the faculty works out of a consensus model. We also offer a full benefits package with additional compensation for experience.

Open Positions

First Grade Teacher

The East Bay Waldorf School is seeking a bright, warm, creative and artistic teacher to guide our rising Class One on their journey through the grades. We are looking for someone who has completed Waldorf Teacher Training, ideally has previous Waldorf teaching experience, a grounding in Anthroposophy and a Bachelor's Degree or higher.  The Class One teacher must have excellent verbal and written communication skills, the ability to plan and organize instruction, and the capacity to work with students at many ages and stages of development.  An aptitude for strong collegueship and the development of positive, strong and warm relationships with parents is also required.

East Bay Waldorf School is located on its own beautiful 11-acre property adjacent to the East Bay hills and just 15 miles north of Berkeley, CA. We are graced with a "country" setting amidst the culturally rich SF Bay Area environment. Our campus is home to 170 children preschool through 8th grade and we are happy to provide a space on our campus for the Bay Area Center for Waldorf Teacher Training.  EBWS is an AWSNA member-school, and celebrated its 30th anniversary in 2010. We offer a competitive salary with increments for teaching experience, health and dental insurance, professional development, and tuition remission for qualified faculty children.

How to Apply

Please submit a cover letter, resume, and three (3) references for each position you are applying for to the email address "jobs@eastbaywaldorf.org" with the position title in the subject line. If you are applying for several positions, please send separate emails.

You may submit your application materials by postal mail to:

Leadership Council
attn: Employment
East Bay Waldorf School
3800 Clark Road
El Sobrante, CA 94803

Only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

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