SFWS Career Opportunities
We are seeking a hard-working, self-starting, highly organized, technically and socially savvy individual who has lots of positive energy, relishes responsibility and can take work from assignment to completion. This person must be able to work independently and effectively as team member, juggle multiple urgent and varied priorities, and want to make a difference in the future of the wine education industry.
This Jack or Jill of all trades will have their hands in admissions, marketing, accounting and class logistics. The position requires outstanding computer skills including Microsoft Office, Google Productivity Tools, Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Quickbooks, and PayPal. Superb organizational, project management and strong writing skills are critical. While experience matters, your skills, talent, brains, creativity, energy, motivation, character and work ethic are more important. Must be able to telecommute, travel between San Francisco and the Peninsula and attend evening classes as needed. If interested, please send your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
We are launching new programs and serving more students, every day. Our students expect and deserve the very best teachers. If you want to inspire tomorrow’s professionals by teaching engaging wine classes and guiding students toward their career goals, send us your cover letter and resume at email@example.com . Master of Wine, Master Sommelier, WSET Diploma in Wine & Spirits, Certified Wine Educator, Certified Specialist of Spirits, Cicerone and/or French Wine Scholar credentials preferred and some of these are required to teach specific programs. More importantly, you must have the ability to connect with students, simplify complex topics, draw global comparisons, invite critical thinking and guide blind tastings. Ten years of experience in some aspect of the restaurant or wine trade and five years of experience teaching is ideal. Deep knowledge of world wine regions, especially California and France is required.
We are growing! Check back frequently for new career opportunities and job postings. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin or disability.