First Grade Class Teacher

Berkshire Waldorf School is seeking a full time first grade class teacher for the 2024-25 school year. Ideally, candidates would have Waldorf teaching experience. Effective classroom management, communication, and the ability to collaborate are priorities. Classroom support and mentoring will be provided.

Our curriculum includes language/s, handwork, woodwork, music, eurythmy, an educational support program and physical education. Festivals and celebrations are community-oriented. Our Board is active and well-established, and our strong Parent Association reflects a supportive and diverse parent body. The school is a full member of AWSNA, as well as of the Association of Independent Schools of New England. An active Anthroposophical branch and First Class are in the area, as well as a nearby teacher training center, biodynamic farm and farm store.

Located midway between New York City and Boston, the Berkshires are well known for cultural and artistic communities.

Salary for the position is commensurate with experience; benefits include health insurance, life insurance, retirement plan, and tuition remission. Please send a cover letter, resume and references to Human Resources, or call 413 528 4015. A review of resumes will begin immediately.

Handwork Assistant

Are you able to crochet and knit? Berkshire Waldorf School is seeking a part-time Handwork Assistant for the 2023/24 school year. This position will assist Mrs. Palmer with Grades One – Three. Part time hours are:

Mon and Wed: 10:45a -12:20p

Tues and Thurs: 10:45a to 11:30p

This position may be shared by two people if you are unable to commit to all four days.

If you have a love of working with children and can crochet and knit, send a letter of interest to Human Resources at