We strongly encourage all applicants interested in our school to first gain an understanding of child development as outlined by Rudolf Steiner and the Core Principles of Public Waldorf education.

Employment applications are available in the school office or online. Individuals who apply for one of the positions below may also be considered for equivalent positions posted with-in the next 6 months.

Steps to Apply:

  1. Complete the online application. 

  2. Submit a resume and letter of interest to the school office or email to hr@desertmarigold.org.

  3. A Valid Fingerprint Clearance Card is required for employment. 

A valid AZ Fingerprint Clearance Card is required for all positions and can take 6-8 weeks for approval. Please go to the AZ Department of Public Safety to learn more about the card, request a replacement card or check on the status of your application. If you do not already have a valid card you must apply for one before you will be considered for a position. You can apply at Fieldprint Fingerprinting.


Current Openings:


Position Title: Class Teacher (Grades Teacher 2018-19)

Hours: Full Time, Exempt

Posting closing date: Until Filled

Rate of Pay: Salaried


Position Title: Special Education

Hours: Full-Time, Exempt

Posting closing date: Until Filled

Rate of Pay: Salaried


Position Title: After Care Staff (2018-19)

Hours: Part-Time (2-6pm)

Posting closing date: Until Filled

Rate of Pay: Starting at $11.25/hr.


Title: Administrative Assistant (High School 2018-19)

Hours: 7:45am-3:30pm M-F

Posting closing date: Until Filled

Rate of Pay: Starting at $11.25/hr.


Position Title: Substitute Teachers (All Grades)

Hours: As needed

Posting closing date: Until Filled

Rate of Pay: $15/hr


Title: Physical Therapist

Hours: Part-Time

Posting closing date: Until Filled


Title: Instrumental Music Teachers Strings (2018-19)

Hours: Part-Time T/TH

Posting closing date: Until Filled

Rate of Pay: Starting at $30 per class period (Grades 4-8  periods#4)


Title: Piano Accompanist (2018-19)

Hours: Part-Time

Posting closing date: Until Filled

Rate of Pay: Starting at $18 per class period


Title: Instructional Assistant Grades (2018-19)

Hours: 7:30am – 3:30pm M-F

Posting closing date: Until Filled

Rate of Pay: Starting at $11.25/hr


Title: Handwork Assistant (2018-19)

Hours: Part-Time

Posting closing date: Until Filled

Rate of Pay: Starting at $11.25/hr



Desert Marigold School is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, age or any other socially divisive category.