Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in working at Anchorage Waldorf School!


Executive Director

We are seeking an Executive Director to collaboratively lead our community who appreciates our mission and who embodies our core values. Reporting to the Board of Trustees, the Executive Director will execute the vision, the mission and the goals for our school. Responsible for all personnel, management and operations of the school, this person will be comfortable making decisions in a highly collaborative and creative environment and communicate clearly to all stakeholders. Upholding the highest degrees of integrity while representing the school and the mission of Waldorf Education, this person leads a small but dynamic team of Waldorf teachers and staff that are committed to providing the best education possible to fulfill our students’ potential. If you love children, and are a kind, thoughtful, articulate and experienced professional looking for a new and exciting challenge in your career, please consider applying for this position.
1. Collaborative leader
2. Bachelors degree or equivalent work experience
3. Ability to clearly articulate Waldorf philosophy
4. Proven managerial or executive experience
5. Competent technology skills
6. Excellent communication skills
7. Ability to effectively delegate authority and responsibility
8. Effective decision maker and problem solver
9. Ability to maintain a sense of perspective and humor
10. Personal characteristics include being honest, kind, outgoing
Please direct your questions to Kim Thomas, President of the Board of Trustees at kimthomas913@gmail.com.


Business Manager

Anchorage Waldorf School is seeking a Business Manager to begin work in May 2016.


  • Manage accounts and payroll in an accurate and timely manner
  • Manage cash, investments, and risk without compromising operations
  • Collaborate with Board of Trustees and Executive Director to develop annual budget
  • Administer Tuition Assistance Program
  • Maintain non profit status and manage all government filings
  • Maintain manuals, handbooks, office supplies and other office resources
  • Ensure compliance with all local, state, and federal laws as well as internal school policies
  • Administer contracts with vendors and professionals
  • File reports, conduct research, attend meetings and events, and other duties as assigned


  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience
  • Computer literate with strong Microsoft Office, Quickbooks, Blackbaud skills (or equivalent systems experience)
  • Strong organization, problem-solving, and written and oral communication skills
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Interest in the upholding the values and mission of Anchorage Waldorf School

This position is part time, salary DOE. Background check and fingerprinting required for employment. To apply, please send a cover letter, resume, and three references to office@waldorfak.org 


Substitute Teachers

We are always interested in deepening our substitute teacher list.  Please submit your cover letter, resume, 3 professional reference contacts, and a short biography to office@waldorfak.org, attn: Diane Van Dommelen. Background check and fingerprinting required for employment.