How to Enquire / Employment Openings

How to Enquire:
Employment enquiries can be made to employment@clairbourn.org.

Employment Openings:
Openings will be posted as they become available, with the majority of postings happening between early March through August each year.
 
 

Kindergarten Teacher Assistant

Overview:
February 18, 2021
Location: San Gabriel, California
Type: Full Time - Kindergarten Teacher Assistant

Clairbourn School is hiring a Kindergarten Teacher Assistant. This is a non-exempt hourly position that begins in late August and ends in mid-June, approximately 40 weeks.  

Clairbourn School is a coeducational, private school for students in preschool through middle school (JPK-8th) that has continuously served the greater Pasadena area since 1926. We are known for excellent academics, our welcoming community, our attractive campus, and a strong record of sending graduates to top area high schools. Clairbourn educates over 200 students and employs over 30 highly motivated and skilled educators. Clairbourn is accredited by both CAIS and WASC.   
 
Requirements and Qualifications
  • High energy level, creativity, joy, positive attitude, and flexibility
  • Excellent communication skills
  • At least 21 years of age
  • Able to provide the services necessary to meet the individual needs of children in care
  • Test for tuberculosis not more than one year prior to or seven days after employment
  • Documentation of a Department of Justice criminal record clearance or exemption as required by law
Duties
  • Actively support and assist the classroom teacher by providing help with classroom management, supervision, and instruction of the children enrolled in the program
  • Ability to relate joyfully and sensitively to children, co-workers, and parents from all backgrounds
  • Report directly to the teacher to which he/she is assigned
  • Prepare materials as directed by the teacher
  • Assume primary responsibility for cleanup of all classroom and play yard activities
  • Assist teacher with curriculum activities as directed
  • Interact frequently with the children while respecting individual differences and encouraging developmentally appropriate independence, and pro-social behavior
  • Actively supervise the children during school activities giving special attention to safety concerns 
  • Actively engage in documentation of individual children’s experiences as directed by the classroom teacher
  • Use positive techniques for guidance and redirection of children
  • Maintain a clean, safe, and neat environment
  • Present a positive, supportive, and professional image to parents and other staff members, including dress, demeanor, and communication
  • Work cooperatively with all staff members to maintain a quality program
  • Support the mission and philosophy of the school
  • Develop and maintain appropriate and positive relationships with children, colleagues, and families
Clairbourn seeks individuals who support our tradition of strong academics in a context of ethical and spiritual values including honesty, respect, responsibility, spirituality, and citizenship. Our mission is Creating Scholars and Leaders with Heart.
 
Compensation:
Wage is $20 an hour with a generous benefit package including health, dental, and vision insurance, life insurance, and retirement benefits.
 
Application Process:
Submit letter of interest, resume, and references to the Lower School Director, Mrs. Karen Paciorek, via email at employment@clairbourn.org
 
Clairbourn School is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Clairbourn is committed to compliance with all applicable laws providing equal employment opportunities. This commitment applies to all persons involved in school operations. Clairbourn prohibits unlawful discrimination against any job applicant, employee or unpaid intern by any employee of the School, including supervisors and coworkers. 
 
 

Elementary Classroom Teacher

Overview:
February 18, 2021
Location: San Gabriel, California
Type: Full Time - Elementary Classroom Teacher

Clairbourn School is hiring a full-time Elementary Classroom Teacher. Contract to begin August 1, 2021.

Requirements and Qualifications
  • BA/BS degree 
  • Teaching credential and/or Master’s degree preferred
  • Teaching experience of 3-5 years preferred
  • Test for tuberculosis not more than one year prior to or seven days after employment
  • Documentation of a Department of Justice criminal record clearance or exemption as required by law
Successful candidates will possess the following attributes:
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • High energy level, creativity, and flexibility
  • Positive attitude
  • Ability to work collaboratively with other faculty to plan and implement curriculum
  • Ability to teach all content areas at the assigned grade level: language arts, math, social studies, and science
  • Ability to foster critical thinking, problem solving, independence, and ethics in students
  • Experience with integrating technology in the classroom including interactive whiteboards, iPads, or laptops.
  • Ability to successfully develop and maintain positive relationships with students, colleagues, and school families
  • Willingness to support the philosophy of the school  
Clairbourn seeks individuals who support our tradition of strong academics in a context of ethical and spiritual values including honesty, respect, responsibility, spirituality, and citizenship. Our mission is Creating Scholars and Leaders with Heart.

Salary competitive and is commensurate with education, skills, and experience with a generous benefit package including health, dental, and vision insurance, life insurance, and retirement benefits.

Application Process:
Submit letter of interest, resume, and letters of recommendation as a single pdf to Janet Taylor, Assistant Head of School, via email at employment@clairbourn.org

Clairbourn School is a coeducational, private school for students in preschool through middle school (JPK-8th) that has continuously served the greater Pasadena area since 1926. We are known for excellent academics, our welcoming community, our attractive campus, and a strong record of sending graduates to top area high schools.

Clairbourn School is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Clairbourn is committed to compliance with all applicable laws providing equal employment opportunities. This commitment applies to all persons involved in school operations. Clairbourn prohibits unlawful discrimination against any job applicant, employee or unpaid intern by any employee of the School, including supervisors and coworkers. 
 
 

Spanish Teacher

Overview:
February 18, 2021
Location: San Gabriel, California
Type: Full Time - Spanish Teacher

Clairbourn School is hiring a full-time Spanish Teacher. Contract to begin August 1, 2021.

Clairbourn School, conveniently located at an idyllic setting in the San Gabriel Valley, is actively seeking a Spanish teacher for 6th-8th grade or K-5th for the 2021-2022 school year. Appropriate candidates will feel comfortable teaching Spanish levels in conversation, reading, writing, and grammar. A working knowledge of the TPRS is beneficial, as is experience in the use of technology in the classroom. The position requires flexibility in the subject matter of the courses. 

Successful candidates will possess the following:
  • BA/BS degree 
  • Teaching credential and/or Master’s degree preferred
  • Teaching experience of 3-5 years in independent schools preferred
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in both English and Spanish
  • High energy level, creativity, positive attitude, and flexibility
  • Ability to work collaboratively with other faculty to plan and implement curriculum
  • Ability to teach all content areas at the assigned grade level
  • Ability to foster critical thinking, problem solving, independence, and ethics in students
  • Experience with integrating technology in the classroom including interactive whiteboards and iPads
  • Ability to successfully develop and maintain positive relationships with students, colleagues, and school families
  • Willingness to support the philosophy of the school  
Clairbourn seeks individuals who support our tradition of strong academics in a context of ethical and spiritual values including honesty, respect, responsibility, spirituality, and citizenship. Our mission is Creating Scholars and Leaders with Heart.

Salary is competitive and is commensurate with education, skills, and experience with a generous benefit package including health, dental, and vision insurance, life insurance, and retirement benefits.

Application Process:
Submit letter of interest, resume, and letters of recommendation as a single pdf to Janet Taylor, Assistant Head of School, via email at employment@clairbourn.org
 
Clairbourn School is a coeducational, private school for students in preschool through middle school (JPK-8th) that has continuously served the greater Pasadena area since 1926. We are known for excellent academics, our welcoming community, our attractive campus, and a strong record of sending graduates to top area high schools.

Clairbourn School is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Clairbourn is committed to compliance with all applicable laws providing equal employment opportunities. This commitment applies to all persons involved in school operations. Clairbourn prohibits unlawful discrimination against any job applicant, employee or unpaid intern by any employee of the School, including supervisors and coworkers. 
 
 

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Clairbourn School is a coeducational, private school for students in preschool through middle school (JPK-Grade 8) that has continuously served the greater Pasadena area since 1926. We are known for excellent academics, our welcoming community, our attractive campus, and a strong record of sending graduates to top area high schools.
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