Job Opportunities

Mount Madonna School is a small independent school offering preschool through 12th grades, located on Summit Road between Gilroy and Watsonville, near Hwy 152 on the Central Coast. We are accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) and the California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS). Read Mount Madonna School Professional Conduct Standards.

Phone: 408-847-2717
Fax: 408-847-5633

If you are interested in applying for a position, please send a resume with cover letter to HeadofS[email protected]


After School Activity Van Driver

We have an opening for a part-time van driver, Monday – Thursday taking students from school at 5:30pm to designated bus stops either Inland or Oceanside. Between 4 – 6 hours per week.

Requires excellent driving record and passing a Live Scan fingerprint scan with the State of California and DOJ. If interested, please email [email protected]


School Bus Driver

We have an opening for a licensed School Bus Driver: current Class B commercial license with Passenger Endorsement, and School Bus Special Driver Certificate. We are also willing to pay for training to an interested qualified candidate. The position may be part-time or full-time; 1 or 2 shifts per day available. Tuition discount is available. Training is financially subsidized by MMS. Requires excellent driving record and passing a Live Scan fingerprint scan with the State of California and DOJ. If interested, please email [email protected]


Facilities and Maintenance Employee

We have an immediate opening for a maintenance employee who is responsible, hardworking and works well with others. This is a full-time, hourly position (12 months, 40 hours) with benefits and requires:

  • Good organization and communication skills
  • Flexibility and the ability to work cooperatively with colleagues
  • Punctual and dependable
  • The ability to multitask and learn new skills
  • Basic knowledge of carpentry, painting, building and landscape maintenance
  • Valid Class C driver’s license
  • Must pass a live scan school background check

Job responsibilities include:

  • Event set-up and breakdown
  • The ability to lift 50 pounds
  • Stage and set building for plays
  • Operating landscape equipment and power tools

Please send a resume with cover letter to [email protected].


Life Lab Garden Assistant

The Garden Assistant job is between 4-6 hours per week and can be flexibly scheduled for weekdays or weekends. The work is coordinated with the elementary life lab teachers and includes a variety of seasonal tasks. If interested please contact the school office.

Middle School Athletic Director and PE Teacher, Grades 1-8

We have an opening for the 2019-20 school year, starting August 2019, for a Middle School Athletic Director and a Physical Education Teacher. This full-time position also includes about 6 hours per week of teacher assistant work and a few recess monitor periods. The position requires:

  • developing positive relationships with both students and parents
  • good organization and communication skills
  • flexibility and working cooperatively with colleagues at our school and other schools
  • the ability to teach physical education to students from grades 1-8
  • a willingness to help the lower school teachers as needed
  • the basic understanding of the school’s key sports offerings, including but not limited to:  volleyball, basketball, wrestling, track and field and cross country
  • a positive and encouraging attitude and willingness to help grow our middle school athletes to compete in our high school program
  • support middle school intramural competitions like International Games Day and soccer games
  • search for coaches and be willing to help with coaching if necessary
  • attend athletic events as the schedule allows

A sample weekly schedule may include: 6-8 lower school PE classes, 6-8 Middle School PE classes, 5-10 hours for AD work, 6-8 hours of Teacher assistant/recess monitor work.

Teaching experience preferred, teaching credential not required.

We are accredited by WASC and CAIS.

Please send a resume with cover letter to [email protected]


Volleyball Coaches for Fall Season – 2019

We have an opening starting August 2019, for volleyball coaches for our middle school girls programs.  Positions begin mid-August through mid-November for volleyball.

This part-time position requires:

  • knowledge of volleyball
  • the ability to relate well with both students and parents
  • good organization and communication skills

Experience as a player or a coach preferred.

Please send a resume with cover letter to [email protected]


Substitute Teachers

Immediate openings. We are currently accepting applications for experienced teachers of preschool, kindergarten, elementary school, and 6th-12th Grade. Specific subjects we teach in 6th-12th include mathematics through Calculus, Sciences, Spanish, Dance, Music, Studio Art, History, English, and Outdoor Education. Subject-specific experience is desired but not necessary; proven ability to manage a classroom and follow a lesson plan is important.

Those with classroom experience are strongly preferred. Applicants should be timely, flexible, well-organized, and able to follow a lesson plan.

To apply please send a resume to [email protected].