Employment Opportunity

  • Substitute Teacher

    To apply for this position, you must first be legally cleared to work in the U.S. (work permit, resident or citizen)

    Ecole Claire Fontaine is a bilingual preschool for children aged 2-7 years old. ECF is committed to excellence in a nurturing and family oriented environment that encourages personal initiative, creativity and curiosity. Students are encouraged and inspired through play, games and a multitude of activities offered in both French and English. Our goal is to develop confident, caring, and open-minded critical thinkers who will thrive in our broad and diverse world.


    We are currently seeking substitute teachers with teaching experience. Substitute teachers serve a vital role in maintaining classroom instruction during a regular teacher’s absence. Substitute teachers need to demonstrate a commitment to student learning, creativity, subject area knowledge and a true passion for working with children.


    Intermittent, Full or Part Time, based on replacement assignment. The campus is open Monday – Friday, 8:00am – 6:00pm.


    Perform primary teacher’s lesson plan while the teacher is absent, including:

    • Communicate and collaborate with colleagues and administration
    • Maintain the established routines and procedures of the School and classroom
    • Maintain appropriate records including checking assignments and projects, and the necessary clerical work required to maintain student records for a teacher who is absent
    • Oversee and provide individualized and small group assistance for students
    • Follow all school policies, rules and procedures to which regular teachers are subject to and which good teaching dictates


    • Bachelor Degree in Education from an accredited college or university
    • Teaching experience
    • Meet California State Education Certification requirements
    • French as native language is mandatory for French substitution
    • Must be legally authorized to work in the U.S. (ECF cannot sponsor a visa)


    • Bilingual French and English is a plus
    • Knowledge of both American and French education systems is a plus

    If you are interested in working in an energetic school environment, please email us your resume.