Employment Opportunities

Monadnock Waldorf School employees enjoy a highly collaborative work environment where the contribution of each member of the staff and faculty is valued and supported. Our educational mission is a source of inspiration for our work and we are committed to continuous professional growth and development.

Open Positions

Below you will find information about open positions at our school with instructions about the application process for each. Thank you for your interest in employment at MWS. Monadnock Waldorf School is an equal opportunity employer.

Afternoon Early Childhood Assistant Teacher

Monadnock Waldorf School in Keene, New Hampshire is seeking an Afternoon Assistant Teacher in a mixed-age classroom in our Early Childhood program. This is a part-time role responsible for teaching from lunch time until 5:30pm. Our ideal candidate will have successful early childhood experience with children from ages 2 to 6, and be prepared to work as part of a teaching team. This position includes lots of outdoor time with children, as well as classroom cooking and cleaning tasks.

Please send a letter of interest, resume, and the names and contact information for three references to Early Childhood Teachers, Sondra Nelson (snelson@monadnockwaldorfschool.org) and Eliza Murphy (emurphy@monadnockwaldorfschool.org). Include “Early Childhood Afternoon Assistant Teacher” in the email subject line.

Monadnock Waldorf School was founded in 1976 and now serves 120 students in nursery through grade eight. Our dedicated faculty work each day to bring all the benefits of Waldorf education to the students in their care. Our administrative team is made up of capable and devoted leaders who guide the school with care. We benefit from an active parent community and a broad circle of support. We value initiative, collaboration, mutual respect, professional maturity, good will, and commitment to the insights of Waldorf education.


Elementary Aftercare Teacher

We are seeking an aftercare teacher to work with our students in grades one through five each day after school from 3:00 pm to 5:30 pm. We are looking for an experienced educator, ideally with a connection to Waldorf Education. Our aftercare teacher must be a good communicator who is warm, flexible, creative, and skilled at working with a mixed age group. The atmosphere is relaxed and the afternoon typically consists of snack, crafts, and play time both inside and out. 

Fully accredited by WECAN, AWSNA, and the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, we have been offering Waldorf education in the southwestern corner of New Hampshire since 1976. To apply, please send a resume and references to Virginia Somma at vsomma@monadnockwaldorfschool.org. Please put “Elementary Aftercare Teacher” in the subject line.