Employment

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

 
 
Bookkeeper 
Kindergarten Assistant
Kindergarten Aftercare Assistant
After School Program Coordinator
Aftercare Lead
Aftercare Assistant
Substitute Teachers
How to Apply
 

 

Descriptions

 

Bookkeeper/Assistant Business Manager

The East Bay Waldorf School is seeking a full time bookkeeper to assist the business manager in the operation of the school business office.   The bookkeeper is responsible for managing day to day transactions in Quickbooks, including AP, AR, Payroll.   Proficiency in task management, Quickbooks, Microsoft Word and Excel.  Attention to detail is crucial as is good verbal and written communication, good customer service and a positive team-oriented attitude.  Need to be comfortable with collections process and have ability to maintain warm relationships with parents, teachers, students and vendors.

Kindergarten Assistant

The East Bay Waldorf School is seeking a warm, creative teacher to assist in our Kindergarten program. We are looking for someone who is enrolled in or has completed the Waldorf (Early Childhood) Teacher Training, has previous experience working with young children and is grounded in anthroposophy. Applicant must be willing to get ECE units. Current First Aid/CPR certification a plus.

 

Kindergarten Aftercare Assistant

The East Bay Waldorf School seeks a responsible and joyous individual with training in Waldorf Early Childhood and experience working with young children to assist in the Kindergarten Aftercare Program on our beautiful 11 acre campus. The position consists of 17-18 hours per week between the hours of 12:30 and 4:00pm. Duties include supervising a rest period, preparing and serving snack, guiding children in crafts activities and ensuring safe and appropriate play. Current First Aid/CPR certification a plus.

 

After School Program Coordinator

The East Bay Waldorf School is seeking a creative individual with excellent organizational and communication skills to administer and coordinate a quality After School Program. The After School Program includes aftercare and the enrichment program. We are looking for someone who can efficiently administer the two programs as well as grow the enrichment program so that it reflects both current community interest and longstanding Waldorf principles. Other duties include working with the aftercare lead staff, producing daysheets/sign-in sheets, parent communication, advertising, working with the business office, recruiting instructors and aftercare substitutes who are committed to supporting the school's values. This is a part-time job.  

 

Aftercare Lead

The East Bay Waldorf School seeks a responsible individual with Afterschool childcare experience, training in Waldorf education and strong organization and communication skills to lead the Aftercare Program on our beautiful 11 acre campus. The position consists of an average of 20 hours per week (between the hours of 1:45 and 5:45pm) of snack preparation, playground supervision, and guiding children in crafts activities and safe and appropriate play. In addition to childcare supervision, duties include supervising assistants, processing drop-ins, updating sign-in sheets, interfacing with the business office on billing, keeping attendance records, coordinating substitutes for the program, working with faculty on discipline and other pedagogical issues, communicating with parents, and organizing the occasional all-day supervision of faculty members' children on teacher in-service days. Current First Aid/CPR certification required.

 

Aftercare Assistant

The East Bay Waldorf School seeks a responsible individual with childcare experience and a familiarity with or training in Waldorf education to assist in the Aftercare Program on our beautiful 11 acre campus. The position consists of an average of 12 hours per week (between the hours of 2:15 and 5:30pm) of snack preparation, playground supervision, and guiding children in crafts activities and safe and appropriate play. In addition to after-school hours, duties may include occasional all-day supervision of faculty members' children on teacher inservice days. Current First Aid/CPR certification a plus.

 

On Call Substitutes

Waldorf Teacher Training, teaching experience, and excellent references.

 

How to Apply

Please submit a cover letter, resume, and 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
USA
 
Only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

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