Working at Laurence

Laurence School, a Kindergarten through 6th Grade independent school founded by Marvin and Lynn Jacobson in 1953, has been a fixture in the San Fernando Valley for more than 65 years.

Our "Total Child" philosophy means that we provide a personal and well-rounded education to each student, ensuring his/her academic, social, emotional, and physical growth and development. And, with an enrollment of 300 students and a dedicated faculty and staff that is more than 80 members strong, Laurence is an excellent place to work.

Here, employees have the opportunity to thrive in a stimulating and diverse environment, where new ideas, opportunities, skills, and experiences are constantly being exchanged and shared.

Our teachers, administrators, and staff members receive competitive salaries and excellent benefits, including the option for HMO or PPO insurance and a 401(k) Plan, with matching levels based upon years of service. We are an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate based on race, religion, national or ethnic origin, disability, sexual orientation, or any other category prohibited by law.

Open Positions*

  • Lower Elementary School Teacher: Laurence School is currently seeking a lower elementary school teacher who is an energetic, creative and skillful educator, responsible for developing curriculum to enhance students’ skills and knowledge in various subjects and concepts, encourage students’ social/emotional skills and promote thoughtful student participation. Click here for the full job posting.
  • Systems Administrator: Laurence School is seeking an energetic, positive individual with excellent IT, customer support, and communication skills. Under the supervision of the Director of Technology, the System Administrator is responsible for the management of the school’s major technology systems. Click here for the full job posting.

*Individuals interested in employment at Laurence should send a cover letter and resume, as well as any additional documents requested in the position's job description, to jobs@laurenceschool.com.

Nondiscrimination Policy:

The School prohibits discrimination against employees or applicants for employment on the basis of race, color, religion (including all aspects of religious beliefs, observance or practice, including religious dress or grooming practices), sex (including gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender, pregnancy and breastfeeding), national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, marital status or registered domestic partner status, uniformed service member or veteran status, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic characteristics or information, or any other basis protected by law. The School will afford equal employment opportunity to all qualified employees and applicants as to all terms and conditions of employment, including, without limitation, compensation, hiring, training, promotion, transfer, discipline, and termination.