Live Oak School is an independent, coeducational day school with an enrollment of 336 students in grades K-8. We actively seek to promote diversity and inclusion in our administration, faculty, and student body.

Nothing is more important to us than the teaching and learning that goes on at our school. Every member of our professional staff plays a role in fulfilling the promise and potential of each child. We do this by employing passionate, curious, and engaged thought leaders in differentiating instruction and progressive education techniques.

From our collaborative co-teaching model in the lower school to our commitment to ongoing professional development and shared expertise at all levels, we pride ourselves on every employee’s enthusiasm for being a lifelong learner. Our rich curriculum engages students
in hands-on learning and balances academics, arts, and athletics with equity and social justice education. Our mission reflects the importance of knowing each student well and responding accordingly.

To apply for an open position or to indicate your interest in working at Live Oak send a resume and cover letter to:



Live Oak School
Attn: Jobs
1555 Mariposa Street
San Francisco, CA 94107

Open Positions

School Receptionist and Registrar

Live Oak School currently has an opening for a School Receptionist and Registrar.

The School Receptionist and Registrar position is a full-time position and reports to the Director of Administration. This person should be warm, friendly, professional and approachable. They should also be excellent at multitasking and work well in a busy school environment. This person should have strong communication and organizational skills and be proficient in the use of Microsoft office, Google docs, and the latest version of Filemaker Pro. At least 2-3 years experience in school administrative support is preferred. Salary is commensurate with experience. Preferred start date: July 30, 2018.

Please email your cover letter and resume to: jobs@liveoaksf.org.

Physical Education Teacher

Live Oak School supports the potential and promise of each student. We provide a strong academic foundation, develop personal confidence and the ability to collaborate with others, inspire students to act with compassion and integrity, and nurture a passion for learning to last a lifetime.

Live Oak is accepting resumes for a Physical Education Teacher to begin in August 2018. Applicants should have experience as head teachers, professional training, enjoy collaborative work on curriculum development, and feel a commitment to the school’s Mission and Educational Philosophy.

The PE teacher is responsible for the planning, consistent documentation, and implementation of the PE program across K-8 grade levels, in accordance with the school’s educational philosophy and established scope and sequence. The PE teacher also leads an advisory group of 8th grade students. Please submit a resume, cover letter, and statement of educational philosophy to jobs@liveoaksf.org with “PE Teacher” in the subject line.

Admissions Associate

Live Oak School is accepting resumes for the position of Admissions Associate. The Admissions Associate is a full time position reporting to the Director of Admissions. The Admissions Associate is a member of the Administrative Team and provides support to the program and front office functions of the School. Please submit a resume, letter of interest, and a list of three references to admissions@liveoaksf.org.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Provide leadership to the calendaring, scheduling, operations, and communication of admissions tours, events, interviews, and student visits to external and internal audiences of the school.
  • Participate in outreach, recruitment, and welcome efforts established by the school. Assist Director of Admission with strategy for and evaluation of these efforts.
  • Manage admissions database and maintain admissions files.
  • Serve as initial and primary contact for prospective families in email, telephone, and other communication platforms.
  • Conduct prospective parent interviews as needed and participate in prospective student assessments.
  • Prepare materials for and participate in admissions committees’ review of prospective students.
  • Offer an active and professional presence in the Administrative Team to advance the mission and values of Live Oak School.
  • Provide administrative support to the calendaring of school events, new parent meetings with the Head of School, and parent conferences with teachers.
  • Coordinate and prepare programs for school events.
  • Provide support to school reception functions as needed.
  • Proficiency in Spanish is preferred.

Part-Time Spanish Teacher

Live Oak is accepting resumes for a Part-Time Spanish Teacher to begin in August 2018. Applicants must be fluent in written and oral Spanish, have experience as a lower school teacher and professional training, enjoy collaborative work on curriculum development, and feel a commitment to the school’s Mission and Educational Philosophy. Depending on interest and qualifications, there may be opportunities to assume additional responsibilities and make the position full time. Please email a resume, cover letter, and statement of educational philosophy to jobs@liveoaksf.org (as attachments).