St. Mary’s is an International Baccalaureate (IB) World School dedicated to inquiry-based academic excellence, developing well-rounded, confident children who flourish in an environment founded on Christian values.

We are currently seeking qualified candidates for the following positions:

Lower School Teacher (Grades K-5)

St. Mary’s is seeking an experienced Lower School Teacher for the 2017-18 school year. The Lower School Teacher provides students with appropriate learning activities and experiences designed to help them fulfill their potential for intellectual, emotional, physical and social growth by utilizing effective teaching strategies consistent with the International Baccalaureate (IB) program. Please see the attached job description for further details.

For consideration, please send resume, Statement of Educational Philosophy and cover letter with salary requirements to employment@smaa.org


We are seeking qualified substitute teachers who possess a caring, professional demeanor and a desire to engender a real love of learning. Lesson plans may be presented using a variety of techniques including lectures, projects, exhibits, field trips, audiovisual and library resources, computers, and the Internet. Bachelor’s Degree is required. A valid teaching credential or equivalent teaching experience in a respected independent school is preferred.

For consideration, please send cover letter, resume and Statement of Educational Philosophy to employment@smaa.org                                                      



Our Early Education substitute teachers are required to have successfully completed at least 12 Early Childhood Education (ECE) units. We are looking for individuals with experience in a preschool environment who can provide a warm, caring and safe environment for our students.

Successful candidates will identify with the mission of the School and will have experience within an educational setting and an appropriate background in education and/or child development.

For consideration, please send resume with cover letter, Statement of Educational Philosophy and a copy of college transcripts with ECE units to employment@smaa.org


We are seeking experienced substitute teachers to teach music to students in Grades 6-8.  A Bachelor’s Degree in Music or Music Education and proficiency in woodwinds, brass and strings is required. Knowledge of guitar pedagogy is desirable. The ideal candidate will have proven success in middle school music instruction, strong interpersonal skills with an ability to interact with people of all levels in a professional and constructive manner and a desire to engender a real love of learning as well as a caring, professional demeanor.

For consideration, please submit a resume and cover letter to employment@smaa.org or fax to (949) 335-4842.


St. Mary’s is seeking experienced school nurses to provide substitute coverage when our nurse is off campus. The Substitute School Nurse will provide health services to students, faculty and staff, manage paraprofessional activities related to school health services, distribute health information, provide emergency medical care and perform special health care procedures for students as necessary.

Qualified candidates must have a BA or BS from an accredited college, a current California Registered Nursing License, a minimum of two years successful experience as a School Nurse, strong interpersonal skills with a focus on customer service and knowledge of California state laws, California educational codes and first aid/CPR standards.

For consideration, please send cover letter and resume to employment@smaa.org                                                       



St. Mary’s School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, religious affiliation, national or ethnic origin, or sexual orientation.