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Career Opportunities

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 210 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 plus 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

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Part-Time Opportunities

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  • Athletics: Assistant Coach, Field Hockey

    La Jolla Country Day School is seeking an assistant coach for their varsity field hockey program, beginning in late summer 2017.  The assistant coach will assist the head coach with practices, games, and all aspects of team preparation.

    Click HERE for more information and to apply.
  • Athletics: Boy's Lacrosse Coach

    La Jolla Country Day School is seeking an experienced lacrosse coach for our boy's program.  Candidates must be able to successfully clear a LiveScan background check, and provide proof of tuberculosis clearance. 

    Click HERE for more information and to apply.
  • Athletics: Girl's Lacrosse Coach

    La Jolla Country Day is seeking coaches to join their girl's lacrosse program in the spring of 2018:
    • Assistant Coach, Varsity Lacrosse
    • Head Coach, JV Lacrosse
    • Coach, Middle School Lacrosse

    Click HERE for more information and to apply.
  • Athletics: Volleyball Coach

    La Jolla Country Day School is seeking junior high and high school volleyball coaches for the upcoming fall season.  The season will start on August 1 and runs through the month of October.

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

    The primary goal of La Jolla Country Day's Extended Day Program is to provide a safe, happy, caring, and structured environment for Lower School children before and after school, until 6 p.m. Two groups of children in Tiny Torreys (age 3) through Kindergarten and grades 1 through 4 have an opportunity to learn skills in recreation and social behavior.

    Extended Day staff organize activities that stimulate children’s physical, emotional, intellectual, and social growth. They help children explore individual interests, develop talents and independence, build self-esteem, and learn how to get along with others.


    Click HERE for more information and to apply.
  • Substitute: Early Childhood Center, Ages 3-5

    La Jolla Country Day School is seeking experienced, qualified substitute preschool teachers for our Early Childhood Center (ECC). Genuine enthusiasm for, experience working with, and the working knowledge of the developing young child between 3 – 5 years of age are a must.   

    Click HERE for more information and to apply.
  • Substitute: Lower School, Grades K-4

    Our Lower School seeks outstanding, qualified substitute teachers who are able to utilize previous experience working with children in an organized setting to maintain classroom routines and a calm, productive learning environment. Genuine enthusiasm for children, good humor, and the ability to manage a classroom are crucial.

    Click HERE for more information and to apply.
  • Substitute: Middle School, Grades 5-8

    Our Middle School is seeking qualified substitutes teachers for the 2017-2018 academic year.  

    Click HERE for more information and to apply.
  • Substitute: Upper School, Grades 9-12

    Our Upper School is seeking qualified substitutes teachers for the 2017-2018 academic year. 

    Click HERE for more information and to apply.
  • Substitute: Visual and Performing Arts

    Our Visual and Performing Arts team is seeking qualified substitutes teachers for the 2017-2018 academic year.

    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

The 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