Live Oak School is an independent, coeducational day school with an enrollment of 400 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.

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Open Positions

Director of Instructional Innovation

Live Oak School is hiring for a director of instructional innovation, to start July 1, 2020. This is an exciting new role that seeks an educational leader with fluency in technology, innovation, and instructional design. This position reports to the head of school. Applications are due January 29,2020.

Ed Tech Recruiting is running the search on behalf of Live Oak. For application instructions and the full job opportunity statement, please visit:


Lower School Head

Live Oak School is hiring for a lower school head, to start July 1, 2020. Live Oak seeks a lower school head to oversee a division that has nearly doubled
in size over the last few years, and to lead a dynamic, diverse, and collaborative group of teachers as the school prioritizes and invests in
instructional design, curricular innovation, equity pedagogy, and inclusive communities.

Applications are due January 29, 2020.

12M Recruiting is running the search on behalf of Live Oak. For application
instructions and the full job opportunity statement, please visit:


School Receptionist and Registrar

The School Receptionist and Registrar 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. They 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: February 1, 2020. Please apply here.




Middle School Spanish Teacher (Temporary)

Live Oak is accepting resumes for a full-time Middle School Spanish Teacher to cover a teacher going on leave, to begin on March 16th, 2020 until April 24th, 2020. Applicants should have experience as head teachers, professional training, enjoy collaborative work on curriculum development, demonstrate a commitment to issues of equity and social justice, and feel a resonance with the school’s mission, vision, values, and educational philosophy. Please apply here submit a resume, cover letter, and statement of educational philosophy.

After School Program Coordinator

The Program Coordinator reports to the Extended Care Director and Assistant Extended Care Director. Program Coordinator supports after school Program Leaders and the after school program. Program Coordinator will act as the liaison between school staff and faculty, parents, and students with regard to after school programming. Program Coordinator supervises student activities, attendance, consistently and confidently draws the behavior for students in the program, enforces rules, and disciplines accordingly. Program Coordinator establishes that Extended Care and Live Oak School expectations are used to guide planning and behavior management in creating classroom community. Please apply here.

After School Program Leader

Seeking an experienced After School Program Leader for an Independent K-8th grade School. We are located in sunny Potrero Hill of San Francisco. Our school’s mission is to support 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. The primary duty of the After School Program Leader is to help facilitate the well being of the students in a fun, structured and supportive after school environment. The position is Part-Time with potential for advancement. Please apply here.

Future Educators

Live Oak is always interested in educators who want to learn more about professional opportunities at Live Oak School. Please apply here and share your resume and letter of introduction if you would like us to get in touch with you as positions open that may be a fit for your interests and expertise.

Substitute Teachers

Live Oak School is seeking candidates to work as a substitute teacher. Experience in teaching is preferred. Please apply here submit a resume and cover letter.