Established in 1979, the Mount Barker Waldorf School is situated in beautiful grounds in a peaceful, semi-rural environment on the outskirts of Mount Barker in the Adelaide Hills, a 40 minute drive from the CBD. With a young population Mount 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.

Education Support Officer 2023

We are looking for an experienced Education Support Officer (also known as SSO or Classroom Assistant) to work across our primary school. They will have a passion for working with children in a school setting and some understanding (or willingness to learn) of Steiner education. A Certificate 3 in Education Support (or enrolment or currently working towards) is an advantage. This position is for school hours (9-3.30) but part-time may be negotiated.  

To apply please send a cover letter, CV, and three references to Deborah Bottin - dbottin@mtbarkerwaldorf.sa.edu.au. All positions require a WWCC and RRHAN-EC certificate as well as the right to work in Australia.  We do not sponsor foreign applicants.  Applications are due by 5 December for a start date of 24 January 2023.  

For preliminary confidential enquiries or conversations about these positions, please contact Liam Waterford, Co-Principal at the school on (08) 8391 0411.

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 CoPrincipals

Mount Barker Waldorf School

PO Box 318 Mt Barker SA 5251 

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