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

Bus Driver

We have one opening for a School Bus Driver. We offer excellent benefits and competitive wages. Student tuition discounts are available for children of full-time employees.

We prefer candidates with current certification, but are willing to provide a paid bus driver training program to an interested, qualified candidate. The training requires 20 hours classroom and 20 hours behind the wheel. The school also pays for a California State and Federal Live Scan background check.

School Bus Drivers are required to have and will receive after their training:

  • Class B commercial driver’s license
  • Passenger Endorsement
  • School Bus Special Certificate
  • Pre-employment drug test

Please apply with a resume by email to . If you have questions, please call (408) 847-2717 ext. 223.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Compensation: Starts at $18.00 with no bus driving experience.

Spanish Teacher: Grades 5-8 (Part-Time)

We have an opening for the 2020-21 school year, starting August 2020, for a part-time Spanish teacher. This part-time position requires:

  • the ability to relate well with both students and parents
  • good organization and communication skills
  • flexibility and the ability to work with colleagues
  • the ability to teach conversational Spanish and simple grammar for grades 5 through 8

13.5 hours and 2 days per week. This includes 9 teaching hours and 3.5 prep hours. Each week there is a faculty meeting.

Teaching experience preferred, teaching credential not required.

Please send a resume with cover letter to

Substitute Teachers

At this time, our substitute teacher list is full. If you would like to submit a resume and cover letter establishing interest in a substitute position, should one become available, please send to [email protected]
Applications for experienced teachers of preschool, kindergarten, elementary school, and 6th-12th Grade may be kept on file. 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.