The Waldorf School Windhoek is one of over 1000 Waldorf Schools worldwide. The Waldorf curriculum balances academic, artistic and practical activities. We currently offer 280 learners a place from pre-primary to grade 13.

Since its inception nineteen years ago, the school has strived to provide an innovative teaching and learning environment in which all children are viewed holistically and are provided with an integrated education that prepares young adults for the life in Namibia and the broader global society. Our mission is to empower learners in a holistic approach to develop academic, social and practical skills based on International Waldorf Education Principles.

We are looking for suitable candidates:


General Manager

To take over the responsibility of all business matters related to the school, who will explore, develop, structure, lead and control processes to assure the operation of the WSW. Closing Date: 9 November 2018 

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Pedagogical Head

Who lives the values of the Waldorf Education and shall provide strategic pedagogical leadership to the faculties of learning. Closing Date: 9 November 2018 

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Wir bieten eine Klassenlehrerstelle, volles Deputat, Unterrichtssprache: englisch/deutsch. Die Kombination mit Zusatzqualifikation Heil- oder Sonderpädagogik ist erwünscht (ggf. auch separat als halbes Deputat ohne Klassenlehrerposition). Wir  freuen uns auf Ihre Bewerbung mit einem detaillierten Lebenslauf im EU-Format (siehe unten). Ab sofort oder Januar 2019.


High School Coordinator

We seek a dynamic and results-oriented candidate with extensive experience in school management, teaching, Waldorf Education, administration and preferably school development.

The coordinator is a member of the School Board, the Management and the Leadership Team. The successful candidate will have, amongst others, the following qualities, responsibilities and a choice of teaching the following subjects: English and Afrikaans 1st language, German as a Foreign Language (DaF), Geography, History, Biology

Position: Full time position, Teaching load 2/3, Administration 1/3 // Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree. High School Waldorf education background and fundamental teaching experience. Prior administration knowledge is desirable. // Skills: administrative responsibilities, listening, verbal, written and interpersonal communication, leadership, Waldorf Education. // Job Purpose: The High School Principal will be responsible for the leadership of the High School.

Essential Duties:

  • Teaches in High School
  • Member of the School Board
  • Demonstrates a clear understanding of vision and mission of the high school
  • Provides leadership and support to the High School learners and teachers
  • Acts as a positive role model
  • Oversees enrolment and disciplinary actions, develop and implement Quality Standards
  • Maintains a safe school environment with respect for individual differences and diversity
  • Initiate ongoing professional development in Waldorf education
  • Liaise with compliance with Parents Association matters
  • Development and improvement of High School Curriculum, lesson plans and syllabi
  • Oversees Vocational Training programme

Please send resume and letter of interest to office |at| Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and no personal documents will be returned.



Um die Waldorfpädagogik an der Oberstufe nachhaltig zu implementieren, benötigen wir für unsere Oberstufenlehrer eine/n Mentor/in mit langjähriger waldorfpädagogischer Erfahrung, gern auch im Ruhestand. Deputat flexibel. Sprachen: englisch/deutsch. Wir  freuen uns auf Ihre Bewerbung mit einem detaillierten Lebenslauf im EU-Format (siehe unten). Ab sofort.


Wir suchen immer qualifizierte Waldorflehrer in folgenden Bereichen:

  • Deutschlehrer/in (High School)
  • High School Principal & Subject Teacher: English and Afrikaans 1st language, German as a Foreign Language (DaF), Geography, History, Biology
  • Subject Teachers (High School): German – foreign language & mother language
  • Mentor/in


Kindly submit a detailed CV in EU format / Bitte bewerben Sie sich mit einem detaillierten Lebenslauf in EU-Format:

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