Grades teacher sought for 2018-2019. Desert Sky is a small public charter school in sunny Tucson, with a friendly faculty and adorable children. We are a member of the Alliance for Public Waldorf Education as well as the Arizona Council for Waldorf Education. The school is 12 years old, with 60 students in K-5, and our own desert campus. Subjects include Spanish, German, Handwork, Movement/Circus, Violin, Nature, and Garden class where students care for chickens and are building an adobe wall. With our small population, we do have combined classes.

 Consider applying, if you are…

… certified as a Waldorf Teacher or a Public School Teacher or both

… passionate about teaching in a learning community, and

… enjoy the exuberance of young students



The 2018-2019 school year is August through May.

All positions for hire – teaching and administrative-, require an Arizona Fingerprint Clearance Card issued by the Department of Public Safety. It can take DPS up to 8 weeks to process a new application. Please apply for a Fingerprint Clearance Card through “Fieldprint Arizona” if you do not already have a current IVP card.

Desert sky is an equal opportunity employer, and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, religion, or disability in admission, or access to, or treatment or employment in its educational programs or activities.  Desert Sky does e-Verify for employment eligibility.  Desert Sky is an at-will employer.

Questions?  Contact Shelly Adrian at DesertSkyShelly@gmail.com


Our application: DSCS.Employment Application  

Your complete application includes:

  1.  A letter of interest that states what position you are applying for, why you are interested in the position, what relevant background you will bring to the position and how you learned about our school and/or Waldorf education.
  2. A resume with relevant experience and training
  3. Three references either their letter or phone number to call to speak with them.

Applications are accepted by mail or by email or fax.  Walk-in applications are not accepted.

Mail to: Desert Sky Community School, 1350 N Arcadia Ave, Tucson, AZ 85712

Email toDesertSkyShelly@gmail.com In the subject line of the email please state: the name of the position for which you are applying.

Desert Sky job openings for are also listed on Waldorf Teachers and Craigslist, and other applicable websites. The email address for submissions is listed in the job posting.