job opportunities

Seeking a Teacher for Our Mixed-Age, Three-Day Kindergarten 2016/2017

The ideal candidate will have Waldorf Training and experience. Consideration will be given to teachers already in a training cycle. A deep commitment to Waldorf principles; love of working with young children, enthusiasm, good interpersonal/communication skills, willingness to cultivate effective parent-teacher communication/education, and the ability to participate in an active community life are essential.

SWS serves Parent/Child through Grade Eight. We have a strong Early Childhood program that fills our halls with tinkling laughter, sweet song and delicious wafts of baked treats. Our vibrant community offers opportunity for Anthroposophical study, parent education and seasonal festivals.

 You will be joining an enthusiastic group of teachers and staff who are committed to the study of the ever evolving human being. We are an established school of 29+ years located on the banks of the Susquehanna River in south central Pennsylvania, in the historic village of Marietta. Close to the artistic City of Lancaster, we are uniquely situated between rich organic farm lands and thriving cultural opportunities. An easy train ride will place you in Philadelphia.

Interested candidates should send their resume and cover letter, along with three professional references, to tracie.couch@susquehanna.org.  A complete job description is available upon your request.

Part- Time Admissions and Marketing Coordinator

The Susquehanna Waldorf School (SWS) in Marietta, PA, is seeking a part time Admissions and Marketing Coordinator. This person will assist in facilitating and implementing SWS’s Admissions and Marketing plans by supporting administrative activities, enrollment and outreach. Working closely with the Director of Admissions and Marketing and the Management Team, responsibilities include: Managing internal processes and events associated with retention and new family orientation, coordinating external marketing activities such as press releases and social media updates, and clerical support of the admissions process.

The position is part-time, year round, with approximately 20 hours per week- primarily onsite during business hours and at offsite outreach events. Strong interpersonal and communication skills are required, as well as proficient technology skills (not limited to Microsoft Office and Publisher). Strong social media experience is required. The ideal candidate must be highly organized.   Interested candidates should send their resume and cover letter, along with three professional references, to tracie.couch@susquehanna.org.  A complete job description is available upon your request.

 Equal opportunity employer

The Susquehanna Waldorf School does not discriminate in hiring, promotion, discharge, pay, fringe benefits, classification, referral, and other aspects of employment, on the basis of color, religion, sex or national origin.