X
This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing to use this website, you consent to our use of these cookies.

Career Opportunities

La Jolla Country Day School (LJCDS) is a dynamic and vibrant community dedicated to developing young scholars, artists and athletes of character. Faculty and staff alike play an integral role in shaping the experiences of our students. We pride ourselves in recruiting and retaining quality and exceptionally talented employees who are passionate about their field and value lifelong learning.

With more than 150 faculty and staff members, the diverse LJCDS community is one big family. Meaningful and enduring relationships between faculty, staff, students and coaches is an element that sets our community apart.
LJCDS  fosters a challenging and supportive work environment and offers many opportunities for personal and professional growth.

We provide highly competitive salaries and a robust benefits package with more than 30 employee benefits, including medical, dental, chiropractic, life, long-term disability, retirement, pet insurance and many more.  

LJCDS is committed to a policy of equal opportunity employment and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, pregnancy, physical or mental disability, medical condition (cancer-related or genetic characteristics), ancestry, marital status, age, sexual orientation, citizenship, or service in the uniformed services in accordance with federal and state law. We also prohibit sexual harassment.

Full-Time Opportunities

List of 3 items.

  • Learning Resource Center: Academic Tutor

    La Jolla Country Day School seeks experienced tutors to work with middle and upper school students in all subject areas. Tutors are members of the Learning Resource Center and typically work with individual students one-on-one during the school day. Tutors work collaboratively with colleagues in the LRC and with students' respective classroom educators.

    Click HERE for more information and to apply.
  • Middle School: English Educator

    La Jolla Country Day School is currently seeking a passionate, collaborative, experienced ELA educator for a sixth-grade teaching position in a Middle School environment. Our aim in the Middle School is to educate the whole child; tonurture the intellectual, ethical, emotional, and physical development of young scholars during their transition from childhood to adolescence.
    The Grade 6 English Educator is responsible for planning, developing, and compiling a comprehensive language based educational program for students and delivering quality instructions to students, resulting in their overall development. Because every Grade 6 student is at a different stage of his or her own journey toward reading and writing competence, it is essential that the Grade 6 English Teacher has an approach that can meet the needs of diverse learners. The Grade 6 English Teacher also works collaboratively with the grade-level team to support and foster the growth of students outside of the classroom.

    Click HERE for more information and to apply.
  • Middle School: Mathematics Educator

    La Jolla Country Day School is currently seeking a passionate, collaborative, experienced math educator to join our Middle School. Our aim in the Middle School is to educate the whole child; to nurture the intellectual, ethical, emotional, and physical development of young scholars during their transition from childhood to adolescence.

    The Middle School Math Educator will teach four classes of 7th and 8th grade Algebra 1, at both the college-preparatory and honors levels. The position also includes acting as an advisor to a group of 7th grade students, teaching Facing History and Ourselves, as well as participating actively in the life of the school outside of the classroom.

    Depending on the candidate, there is the potential for this individual to fill the department chair role of the Middle School Mathematics department.

    Click HERE for more information and to apply.

Part-Time Opportunities

List of 4 items.

  • Athletics: Assistant Coaches, Volleyball

    La Jolla Country Day School is seeking enthusiastic, experienced assistant coaches for our Middle School and Novice teams.

    Click HERE for more information and to apply.
  • Extended Day Group Leader

    The primary goal of La Jolla Country Day School's Extended Day Program is to provide a safe, happy, caring, and structured environment for Lower School children after school. Extended Day Staff organize a balance of activities that provides a creative, educational and recreational experience for our Lower School children, including homework assistance, sports activities, and arts and crafts. Children choose activities based on their interest and skill level. 

    Click HERE for more information and to apply.
  • Learning Resource Center: Academic Tutor

    La Jolla Country Day School seeks experienced tutors to work with middle and upper school students in all subject areas. Tutors are members of the Learning Resource Center and typically work with individual students one-on-one during the school day. Tutors work collaboratively with colleagues in the LRC and with students' respective classroom educators.

    Click HERE for more information and to apply.
  • Long-term Substitute: Lower School Associate Educator

    La Jolla Country Day School seeks an energetic and enthusiastic teacher to join the 1st Grade team as a long-term substitute associate teacher. This assignment will begin at the start of the 2019-2020 academic year in August and end in December.

    An Associate Teacher will assist and support students. This position may provide initial instruction either whole group, small group, or individually. The Associate Teacher is expected to perform all responsibilities professionally, treating him/herself and others with dignity at all times.

    Click HERE for more information and to apply.

Benefits

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision Benefit
  • Chiropractic & Acupuncture Benefits
  • Life Insurance, Accidental Death & Dismemberment, and Long-Term Disability
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Retirement Plan
  • Fringe Benefits
  • Employee Assistance Program (E.A.P.)
  • Long-Term Care Plan
  • Exclusive Discount Benefits
  • Travel Assistance
  • Health Plans Abroad
  • Pet Insurance
  • Credit Union Access
  • Legal Shield and Identity Theft Protection
  • Financial Planning Services

La Jolla Country Day School

9490 Genesee Avenue
La Jolla, CA 92037
858-453-3440

© 2018 La Jolla Country Day School

COUNTRY DAY CONNECTION NEWSLETTER