Thank you for your interest in Laguna Blanca School. Laguna Blanca is an EK-12 private, college preparatory school in Santa Barbara. The school offers a nurturing and child-centered work environment, competitive compensation, and benefits.

Current Openings

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  • CAMPUS ASSISTANT - LOWER SCHOOL

    Laguna is looking for Campus Assistants that will be on our Montecito campus each day to assist with the morning screening process, in the classrooms, and fulfill other duties such as morning check-in, lunch supervision, etc.  Must be comfortable being in person on campus with students.  Shifts will be 4-5 hours daily.

    Competitive applicants will possess the following skills and attributes:
    • Experience teaching or mentoring elementary students
    • High energy level
    • Positive attitude
    • Strong communication skills, including verbal and written
    • Use and knowledge of technology in education
    • Strong organizational skills and ability to multi-task
    • Ability to successfully develop and maintain positive relationships with colleagues, students, and families 

    QUALIFICATIONS 
    Laguna Blanca implemented and follows all safety protocols as recommended by the CDC and County Public Health.  Upon hire, the applicant must complete a LiveScan, TB Test, and Covid test and submit to periodic maintenance testing for Covid.

    Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to employment@lagunablanca.org.
  • IN-HOUSE SUBSTITUTE TEACHER

    Laguna Blanca School is currently accepting applications for substitute teachers at our Hope Ranch and Montecito campuses.

    Competitive applicants will possess the following skills and attributes:
    • Experience teaching elementary, middle school, and/or high school students
    • Knowledge of interdisciplinary teaching and differentiated instruction
    • Ability to address a range of student learning styles
    • An interest in collegial collaboration and curriculum development
    • High energy level
    • Positive attitude
    • Strong communication skills, including verbal and written
    • Use and knowledge of technology in education
    • Strong organizational skills and ability to multi-task
    • Ability to successfully develop and maintain positive relationships with colleagues, students, and families 
    QUALIFICATIONS 
    The most qualified applicants will have classroom experience and must possess a strong desire to take an active role in the classroom. Candidates should be technologically proficient and possess excellent communication skills. Bachelor's Degree and experience expected, advanced degree and teaching credential preferred.

    Interested candidates should complete the online application and submit a cover letter and resume to employment@lagunablanca.org.
  • LONG TERM SUB – UPPER SCHOOL MATHEMATICS INSTRUCTOR

    Laguna Blanca School is seeking a full time Upper School Mathematics Instructor as a long term substitute in the fall of 2020.

    ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
    • Teach five classes including Algebra 2, Pre-Calculus, and Pre-Calculus Honors (including an introduction to Calculus); continually develop and refine the School’s math curriculum
    • Serve as a member of the applicable grade-level team(s) of teachers meeting on a regular basis to plan, develop, and coordinate student support in alignment with the mission of the school
    • Serve as a member of the Mathematics Department, attending departmental meetings, developing and updating course curricula, and supporting the work of the department
    • Perform other non-teaching duties as assigned by the Head of School and the Middle School and Upper School division heads
    • Serve as a Middle School or Upper School advisor, overseeing the academic and social growth of his/her advisees
    • Communicate progress and concerns with tact and professionalism to parents and, as appropriate, other faculty, staff, and/or Head of School
    • Discuss academic difficulties or behavioral problems with students as they arise
    • Maintain required documentation for individual student files, attendance and incident reports, and other necessary records
    EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
    • Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics or related field; Masters Degree highly preferred.
    • Ongoing maintenance of all requirements regarding professional courses and in-services required.
    • Prior teaching experience highly preferred.
    • Knowledge of the current theories, techniques, and methodologies of Mathematics and other STEM fields. We require a person with a passion for teaching young people.
    • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
    • Creative analytical and problem-solving skills
    PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS
    • Must be able to lift up to 25 pounds at times.
    • Must be able to traverse school facility and lead students to safety in the event of an emergency.
Laguna Blanca School does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, religion, creed, age, disability, marital or familial status, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any characteristic that is legally protected under applicable local, state, or federal law. This nondiscrimination policy includes but is not limited to admission, financial aid, educational programs, athletics, and employment.


HOW DO I APPLY?

1. Submit cover letter and resume to employment@lagunablanca.org 
2. AND complete the online employment application below. 

The application process is not considered complete until we receive BOTH the applicant's cover letter/resume and employment application.
Laguna Blanca is Santa Barbara’s premier private, co-educational, college preparatory day school for students in Early Kindergarten through Grade 12.