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Established in 1979, the Mt Barker Waldorf School is situated in beautiful grounds in a peaceful, semi-rural environment on the outskirts of Mt Barker in the Adelaide Hills, a 40 minute drive from the CBD. With a young population Mt Barker is the fastest growing municipality in South Australia and one of the fastest growing in Australia.

The School operates over all year levels from Kindergarten to Year 12 and offers a unique education based on Rudolf Steiner's philosophy of education. The School’s highest endeavour is to provide a transforming education which engenders a capacity for free ethical action, through clarity of thinking, refinement of feeling and strength of will.

Class 1 Teacher 2020

We are looking for an experienced Waldorf teacher who can make a long term commitment to lead a large lively group of talented students through the Primary years.  The successful applicant will have a passion for education and have an understanding of Steiner pedagogy and philosophy.  Training and/or experience in Waldorf pedagogy essential.  We invite you to join our experienced staff to contribute your artistic and musical talent. Applicants must be registered or eligible to be registered as a teacher in South Australia.  

To apply please send us a cover letter, CV, and three references to the Principal, Helen Platell at hplatell@mtbarkerwaldorf.sa.edu.au. All positions require a WWCC and RAN certificate as well as the right to work in Australia.  We do not sponsor foreign applicants.   

Applications are due by Friday, 30 August 2019 for a start date of 28 January 2020. 

Relief Teachers

If you are a qualified Teacher, looking for relief work please send your resume with three referees - Applications should be sent to:

The Principal

Mt Barker Waldorf School Board

PO Box 318

Mt Barker SA 5251

Or via email to hplatell@mtbarkerwaldorf.sa.edu.au