Employment Opportunity: Class 1 Teacher


Start: August 2021

Terms: Full-time, salary based on experience, includes benefits package

Location: Nelson Waldorf School, Nelson BC

Apply to: employment@nelsonwaldorf.org

This position is available for the 2021–2022 school year, with the contract beginning in August 2021.

The Grade 1 Class teacher has a passion for Waldorf education and for inspiring a love of learning in children and youth. Key qualities are strong communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively in a collaborative environment. With the responsibility of carrying a class of up to 24 students, the successful candidate will have excellent class management and organizational skills.

Within Grade 1 teaching, the responsibilities will include but not be limited to the following:

• lesson planning & classroom preparation

• teaching main lesson

• teaching track classes

• report writing

• attending faculty meetings

• leading class parent meetings


• Eligibility for BC Independent Certification

• Waldorf certification (completed or in progress)

• 5+ years Waldorf class teaching experience preferred

• Strong written and verbal communication skills 


• Permanent full time

• Salary based on experience, including benefits package

Interested candidates are asked to submit a cover letter, resume and two professional references to employment@nelsonwaldorf.org.