Employment Opportunities

Current Openings


           Highlands Christian Schools has been providing excellent education to students in the San Francisco Bay Area since 1966. Located in San Bruno, California, our vision is "Educating for Excellence" so that each student has intellectual, spiritual, physical and social excellence.

            Current job openings are listed below. From time to time openings can become available and you are welcome to send your resume to jobs@highlands.us

Preschool Teacher

We are seeking enthusiastic Preschool Teachers who will be caring Christian role models in the lives of our children. Preschool Teachers will share the gospel with students, teach a Montessori-based curriculum, provide supervision of children to ensure safety during recess and classroom activities, set up and serve snack and lead creative activities and games.

Applicants must have an active faith in Jesus Christ and strong Christian character. Applicants should have experience teaching preschool-aged children, have good classroom management skills, a strong work ethic, and be creative, committed, respectful and work well with others.

How to Apply:

Review our website for more information about our school.
Submit your cover letter, resume, transcripts and Christian testimony to jobs@highlands.us


12 core ECE units

Fingerprint, background check, health and TB clearance

Required Documents: Cover letter, resume and Christian testimony

Preschool Administrative Assistant

We are seeking an Administrative Assistant who will welcome visitors and provide support to the Preschool Director.

Job Responsibilities:

  •  experience answering phones in a busy environment
  •  the ability to multi-task and manage frequent interruptions
  •  excellent customer service skills and experience
  •  strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills
  • proficiency in Microsoft Office and RenWeb

Our ideal applicant enjoys helping people and works well with others, loves children and has patience with them, has good judgment and discretion, and is committed and respectful. Experience working in a school is preferred.

Job Requirements

  •  Active faith in Jesus Christ
  •  Agrees with our Statement of Faith
  •  A cover letter explaining your interest in working at a Christian school
  •  Personal faith testimony

Required Documents: Cover letter, resume and Christian testimony

Physical Education Teacher- Middle School

We are seeking a Physical Education Teacher who will play a critical role in training up students to know and love Christ, teach from a biblical worldview and who is committed to academic excellence. The PE Teacher will help students to develop an understanding of good body function and exercise, will motivate each student to cultivate physical fitness, aim to discover and develop their talents in physical achievement and teach them how to develop and maintain good physical health.

Job Responsibilities:

  •  Shares the gospel with students; is a strong Christian role model
  •  Excellently teaches students spiritual, academic, social and physical skills
  •  Teaches knowledge and skills in physical fitness, health education, individual and team sports
  •  Instructs, analyzes and explain basic skills and strategies of formal sports, games and fundamentals of body movement
  •  Communicates regularly with administration and parents on student progress
  •  Identifies student needs and works with other staff members to provide support for the student
  •  Participates in after school sports and coaching
  •  Prepares lesson plans and integrates Bible verses and teachable moments into lessons
  •  Ensures safety of children and creates classroom environment that support student learning; makes safety checks on equipment and playground
  •  Evaluates students’ growth in physical education standards
  •  Uses data-driven and research-based learning assessment; integrates technology in instruction and assessment
  •  Participates in chapels, teacher devotions, Professional Learning Communities, and committees
  •  Communicates regularly with parents
  •  Performs other duties assigned by administration

Job Requirements:

  •  Active faith in Jesus Christ
  •  Agrees with our Statement of Faith
  •  Fingerprint, background check, health and TB clearance
  •  Strong classroom management and ability to teach effectively
  •  Several years of experience teaching middle school-aged children
  •  Bachelor’s Degree with major or minor in Physical Education
  •  Strong work ethic and personal integrity
  •  Committed, respectful, enjoys helping people and works well with others
  •  Must be able to meet the physical requirements of the job

Credential Requirements: ACSI Certification or ability to obtain it 

Required Documents: Cover letter, resume and Christian testimony