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Third Grade Teacher for the 2023-2024 Year $43,203-73,594; Compensation commensurate with level of experience, relevant professional certifications, and/or degrees earned.

Saint Monica Preparatory (Santa Monica)






Saint Monica Preparatory (formerly St. Monica Catholic Elementary School), is a TK-12 day school and a ministry of the vibrant St. Monica Catholic Community in Santa Monica. We are seeking a dynamic, professional, qualified Third Grade teacher for the 2023-2024 school year.

The successful applicant will:
Demonstrate an understanding of the unique social-emotional and academic development of intermediate grade students.
Exhibit knowledge of intermediate grade curriculum and CCSS, instructional strategies, and classroom management necessary for student success.
Promote effective collaboration between staff, students, and families.
Express an understanding of learning and teaching in a Professional Learning Community.
Display the ability to make thoughtful, informed decisions; and the ability to teach in an environment that demands the integration of theory and practice in a Catholic environment.
Demonstrate the ability to teach in an environment that demands the integration of faith and reason.


The minimum requirements are:
An undergraduate degree (BA, BS) from an accredited university or college.
A California Multiple Subject Teaching Credential, a California Single Subject Teaching Credential, or equivalent from another state.
Full-time teaching experience.
Ability to join a professional community of educators committed to providing a challenging standards-based curriculum in a Catholic environment of service.
Ability to use technology effectively in LMS and adaptive/assignable programs.
In addition to the above, the preferred requirements are:
An advanced degree (MA, MS) in Education. Intermediate grade teaching experience.

Please send .pdf files before April 17, 2023:
(1) a cover letter stating your interest to work as a teacher at Saint Monica Preparatory; (2) a complete résumé; to Dr. Neil Quinly, Principal,
Only complete applications will be considered. Thank you.

Wage Range
The rate of pay offered to the selected candidate is based on internal pay policy and budget. New hires are commonly paid at the minimum of the wage range or within the lower part of the range. We consider a number of factors when making compensation decisions including, but not limited to, skill sets, experience, training and other department needs.

Information/Application Contact

Saint Monica Preparatory (Santa Monica)

1039 7th street

Santa Monica, CA 90403