Now Hiring | Lead Nursery Teacher & Center Director

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.  Candidates with teaching experience and a strong interest in Waldorf education will be considered.  Children in our Nursery Program are ages 2 to 3 years old. This is a full-time position.

The Lead Nursery Teacher will also qualify and serve as the school’s Center Director whose responsibilities are to ensure that the school meets all Washoe County Human Services Agency requirements.  A list of these responsibilities will be provided following a candidate’s application submission.  The Center Director must have completed 15 semester hours in early childhood education.

Childcare experience is required.  Applicants with little or no childcare experience will not be considered.  

At our school, you will find an inspiring educational culture with engaged and happy students, and a dedicated faculty.  Our faculty is seeking a like-minded colleague who is committed to collegial collaboration, self-development, and excellence in teaching.  Our parents are enthusiastic and involved, and our board is supportive and visionary.   

The Nevada Sage Waldorf School is 21-years-old and offers a nursery class, one pre-kindergarten, and two kindergarten classes, and a grades program through Grade 8.  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.

Qualifications

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

  • AA or BA degree or equivalent diploma
  • Early childhood teaching experience

Required Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:

Must pass Department of Justice (DOJ), Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) and Child Abuse Reference Check (CAIC) background clearance. 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 salaried position and offers benefits such as tuition remission, mentoring, and financial support for professional development.

To apply for this position, please email a letter of interest, brief biography, curriculum vitae and three references to administrator@nevadasagewaldorf.org.  Include “Lead Nursery Teacher” in the subject of the email.  You are also welcome to call Kelli Anastassatos, Administrator, at (775) 348-6622 with any questions.

To learn more about our school, visit our website at www.nevadasagewaldorf.org.