We are seeking warm, enthusiastic teachers to bring the Waldorf early childhood magic of rhythm, play and foundational learning skills to life. If selected, you will be joining in an innovative learning community of teachers, parents, and administrators.
The ideal candidate will have a bachelor’s degree (or higher), a Waldorf Teacher Training Certificate, and a striving anthroposophical practice. Possession of a teaching credential is preferred; diverse life experiences and interests are required.
Children in the Preschool program are ages 2.5 to 4.5 years old while the Kindergarten children range from 4.5 to 6.2 years old.
We offer a competitive salary and benefits including health insurance, dental insurance, tuition remission, and financial support for professional development.
WSSB was founded in 1984 and is a long-time AWSNA affiliate. We are located in Goleta surrounded by green space with hiking trails, fields, streams, a eucalyptus grove, and parks on either side. The site offers many opportunities to connect with nature from our gardens and trails to our connections with local organic farms and ranches.
WSSB currently has a student population of 103 students from preschool through eighth grade who come from surrounding communities of Santa Barbara, Goleta, Carpinteria, Montecito, Santa Ynez and Lompoc. Situated near the world-famous University of California, Santa Barbara, our community enjoys easy access to high quality performing arts, farmer’s markets and outdoor activities.
To apply for this position, please email a letter of interest, brief biography, résumé and contact information for three references to our Pedagogical Administrator, Marcela Stamulis, firstname.lastname@example.org or call (805) 967-6656.