Join the Team

The Kelowna Waldorf School offers a collegial, creative and mutually supportive work environment where educators have the freedom to be innovative and the opportunity to grow in the Waldorf method.  Employment opportunities are posted here so check back often.

To apply for a position at the Kelowna Waldorf School:

Please submit your cover letter and resume to jobs@kelownawaldorf.org.

Substitution: we continuously search for excellent teachers to provide substitution support from Preschool, Kindergarten through Grade Eight in a variety of subjects.

Current Opportunities 

  • Class Teacher
  • Pedagogical Administrator –  The position will begin January 2017.  This is a part-time position with potential to increase.Position requirements:
    – Waldorf teacher certification & 6 years Waldorf experience preferred
    – BC Teacher Regulation Branch certification
    – Working out of Anthroposophy
    – Administrative Experience
    – Computer literacy (spreadsheets and word processing)Responsibilities will include administration of evaluations, mentoring & coaching teacher curriculum delivery, overseeing classroom support positions and Special Needs program, working in a team environment, decision-making related to hiring, administration and classroom management.

    Please direct resumes and references to jobs@kelownawaldorf.org. For more information please contact the school.

  • Woodwork Teacher –  Part-time (one day/week) with opportunity for teacher-on-call.  BC Teacher Certification is required and although Waldorf teacher training/experience is preferred it is not required. Familiarity with Waldorf curriculum and delivery is an asset and will be given priority consideration. Please send resumes with references to jobs@kelownawaldorf.org.  For more information please contact the School at 250 764-4130.
  • ECE Certified Teachers – The Kelowna Waldorf school is seeking BC ECE educators and BC ECE certified assistants. Permanent part-time and on-call positions are available. Please send resume to jobs@kelownawaldorf.org . For more information please contact the School at 250 764-4130.
“What is needed is that teachers transform their knowledge of the human being into a kind of higher instinct which enables them to respond rightly to whatever comes from each individual child”
Rudolf Steiner

Even when no active postings appear here, we always welcome enquires from  Waldorf Trained Educators  who would like to join our community.
Teacher applicants must be Canadian citizens or Landed Immigrants and be eligible for a British Columbia Teacher’s  Certificate for Independent Schools.
We seek mature individuals who are committed to Anthroposophy and able to share responsibility for developing our school. We currently offer German, French, Handwork, Woodwork, Music, Eurythmy, Gardening  and Games as part of our Waldorf Curriculum. Our classes range from Preschool to Grade Eight, and we also offer an excellent after school  program for early childhood as well as grade school children.
Our faculty is dedicated to working out of the pedagogical ideals of Anthroposophy. Supporting the faculty is the administrative team, a committed Board of Trustees, an involved Parent Council, and a helpful and talented parent body. Locally, our school has the support of the Anthroposophical community, including  the Parzival members’ group, whose interests and initiatives range over architecture, biodynamic farming, and art.