Employment Opportunites

Become a Waldorf teacher by applying for any of our open positions. The Vancouver Waldorf School was established in 1971 and offers an academic, artistic and practical education for children from early childhood through to graduation. As a Waldorf school, we provide a unique education based on an understanding of the human being and child development out of the foundational pedagogical research developed by Rudolf Steiner. Further to this, our programs of study meet the British Columbia Ministry of Education’s expected learning goals and outcomes.

Situated over two campuses (Lynn Valley and Edgemont) on the unceded ancestral territory of the Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), and səl̓ilwətaɁɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations, the Vancouver Waldorf School serves between 250 – 300 students and employs over 50 teachers, administrators, and support staff.

Open Listings

Open Listings


Waldorf Teacher Training Certificate

BC Teaching Certificate, or equivalent

Legally able to work in Canada

Clear and current Criminal Record Check which complies with the Criminal Record Review Act

Application Process

Email hrc@vws.ca with your letter of intent, resume, one-page autobiography, and three references

If selected, participate in an interview process including formal and informal interviews, demonstration teaching, classroom observations, and reference checks