Now Hiring | Lead Nursery Teacher: 2022-23 School Year [New Class!]

Full-Time Position

Nevada Sage Waldorf School is seeking an experienced, motivated, and enthusiastic teacher to work with the young children of our school, bringing warmth, consistency, and rhythm to the early childhood program.  Our faculty is seeking a like-minded colleague who is committed to collegial collaboration, self-development, and excellence in teaching.  We are opening a new nursery class and are excited to welcome a new faculty member. 

About the Candidates We Seek

Our ideal candidates are trained in Waldorf education.  Candidates with teaching experience and a strong interest in Waldorf education, and a willingness to become a certified Waldorf teacher will be considered.  Children in our Preschool Program are ages 2 to 3 years old.


The work of an Early Childhood Teacher requires the following minimum qualifications:

  • AA or BA degree or equivalent diploma
  • Early childhood teaching experience
  • Waldorf Early Childhood Teacher Training certificate, current enrollment in an appropriate program, or a willingness to enroll in such a program.

Required Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

Must pass a federal background check and return a negative.  Must register with the Nevada Registry and keep current with Nevada licensing requirements for Childcare Centers. Must return a negative TB test.


This is a full-time, salaried position.  Benefits include health insurance, financial support for professional development, and tuition remission. 

About NSWS

Nevada Sage Waldorf School is 22-years-old and offers programming from nursery through grade 8.  At our school, you will find an enriching educational culture with engaged and happy students and a dedicated faculty. Our parents are enthusiastic and involved, and our board is supportive and visionary.  As a Full Member of WECAN and an Associate Member of AWSNA, our school continues to grow under the guidance of the wider Waldorf movement.  NSWS is located in the sunny Reno-Tahoe area at the foot of the magnificent Sierra Nevada mountain range and within the beautiful high desert. 

Submit an Application

To apply, please email a letter of interest, brief biography, curriculum vitae and three professional references to  Include “Lead Nursery Teacher” in the subject of the email.