The Waldorf School of Baltimore is carrying Waldorf education in Baltimore into the future.
Our beautiful, hillside campus in northern Baltimore City includes woodlands, fields, and garden activity areas. We have a dedicated faculty, a highly supportive community, and phenomenal programs that provide an inspiring contemporary Waldorf education to all our children.
We are committed to working together to strengthen diversity, equity, and inclusion throughout the school.
We are searching for key teaching faculty to help us expand and to meet our mission to inspire and educate children to think, feel, and act with depth imagination and purpose. We invite you to explore our school, meet our students and dedicated faculty, and learn more about the inspiring contemporary Waldorf education we offer.
Our benefit package includes medical and dental plans, tuition remission for eligible children enrolling at the Waldorf School of Baltimore, 403(b) retirement plan, and financial support for teacher professional development. We offer a mentoring program and strong, supportive collegial relationships. Salaries are based on education and experience. Teaching positions at WSB have a salary range of $33k-$72k. Applicants newer to teaching and/or Waldorf education will be at the lower end of the range compared to those with significant experience and post graduate degrees.
For all job opportunities please apply with cover letter and resume to Cecilia Liss, Academic Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Full job descriptions for each job opportunity are available below.
Sixth Grade Teacher
We are searching for a sixth grade teacher to join our middle school faculty. Your mission is to guide, engage, and bring an inspiring Waldorf program to some of our middle school students. You will create a safe learning environment which supports students’ academic, artistic and social emotional growth. Your work with parents is professional, supportive, and effective. You understand the value of Waldorf education. You are and experienced middle school teacher with a solid background and experience to successfully present academic and artistic work to your students. You participate and keep up to date with Waldorf educational research and current educational practices that are compatible with Waldorf education.
A bachelor’s degree or equivalent is required for this position. Ideal candidate will have completed their Waldorf teacher training or are currently enrolled or willing to enroll in a Waldorf teacher training program and have teaching experience.
See the full job description for Sixth Grade Teacher.
Children’s Garden Lead Teacher
We are expanding our Children’s Garden as we further develop our outdoor programs.
You work with our youngest children. You guide the beginning of their educational journey. You work from an understanding of the developmental needs and stages in early childhood. You bring warmth, care, and joy into the classroom as you create a healthy environment in which our children feel safe, are nurtured and learn. Your work with parents is professional, supportive, and effective. You understand the value of Waldorf education. You will have completed their WECAN approved Waldorf Early Childhood teacher training or are an experienced early childhood teacher currently enrolled or willing to enroll in a in a WECAN approved teacher training program.
A bachelor’s degree or equivalent is required for this position.
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We are seeking a dynamic, textile artist superstar who can spark joy in a classroom for first through eighth grades. You will be passionate about teaching children from first grade to eighth grade. You give instruction in a warm and supportive way that provides a safe learning environment.
Your approach integrates the textile arts in support of the academics. You will teach knitting, weaving, crochet, sewing and other fabric-forward art projects. You will help students conceptualize space, grasp complex ideas and reinforce main lesson subjects through arts integration. We are looking for a creative-thinker and planner who wants to make a difference to children’s lives, can differentiate instruction based on skill levels, and is passionate about Waldorf education.
The ideal candidate will hold a BA in a related field, has expertise in knitting, crocheting, and sewing, a certificate in a Waldorf based Applied Arts program, knowledge of, or a willingness to learn about Waldorf education. A bachelor’s degree or equivalent is required for this position.
See the full job description for Handwork Teacher.