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Career Center
February 4, 2019

Preschool Substitute Teacher

St. James' Episcopal School
Los Angeles CA United States
Preschool - 6th Grade
Position Starts: March 3, 2019
Application Deadline: February 28, 2019

St. James’ Episcopal School currently has an available position for a Preschool Substitute Teacher. Preschool Teachers are part of a dynamic team and implement an engaging curriculum in an innovative, exciting classroom settings. The Preschool Substitute Teacher reports to Pat Joseph Thomas, PhD,  Preschool Director.


An ideal candidate would have the following qualifications:

  • Knowledge of child development and experience with children
  • Support of differentiation in the classroom, one-on-one work with students
  • Ability to meet physical demands of working with young children
  • Flexibility and a desire to work in partnership with a teaching team
  • Strong classroom management and communication skills

This is a great opportunity for educators who want to teach in a community that focuses on the whole child and values best practices and the highest standards of teaching excellence. Familiarity with 21st century skills, practice and procedures in working with children. Candidates interested in this position should fill out an application online, and may send a cover letter and resume to Pat Joseph Thomas, PhD, Preschool Director(pthomas@sjsla.org).

About St. James’ Episcopal School

Celebrating fifty years of providing quality elementary school education to the children of Los Angeles, St. James’ Episcopal School is a community that values academic excellence, scholarship, inclusion, joyful teaching and learning and a strong belief that an elementary school’s primary purpose is to inculcate in children a lifelong love of learning, a commitment to community, a profound curiosity about people and the world, and gratitude for the opportunity  to make our complex world more compassionate, empathetic and filled with joy.

Encompassing most of a block on St. Andrews Place, and a preschool on Gramercy Place, St. James’ is comprised of 365 students and over 73 employees, who we refer to as “staffulty” due to the belief that everything at St. James’ is the curriculum and that all employees offer instruction and modeling to young people in some way. 

Contact Information

Pat Joseph Thomas, PhD

Director of Preschool