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

Music Teaching Assistant

Live Oak School has an opening for a part-time Music Teaching Assistant, beginning in the fall of 2018, to work collaboratively in K-5 music classes. The program begins with a strong Orff base and expands through the grades. We aspire to have a music program deeply integrated into the culture and life of the school, through assemblies, performances and integrated into the classroom curriculum.

Teachers at Live Oak are intimately involved in curriculum development where reflective and innovative practice is deeply valued. Applicants should have a BA degree, at least 1-2 years working with students. Orff and Kodaly training preferred. Candidate should be compatible in working with a collaborative faculty, supportive of a diverse community, and interested in ongoing professional development. Interest in differentiated instruction and project-based learning preferred. Please email a resume and cover letter to jobs@liveoaksf.org. This position could also be combined with a part-time technology assistant position for the right person.

Substitute Teachers

Live Oak School is seeking candidates to work as a substitute teachers. Experience in teaching is preferred. Please email a letter of interest and resume to jobs@liveoaksf.org.