Submit letter of interest and resume by email only to PLEASE, NO CALLS.  


Requirements for all positions

  • Responsible for the safety and well being of all of the children in the school 

  • Establish and nurture a personal and individualized relationship with each child 

  • Energetic, inspirational, and committed educator

  • Must be a self-starter, resourceful and promote the mission of The Circle School

  • Must be able to design and implement lesson plans / activities appropriate for age and in line with our educational family tree

  • Assume responsibility for managing children’s behavior by effectively modeling appropriate behavior, appropriately preparing all aspects of the classroom environment, and assisting the children to work through the school’s process of peaceful conflict resolution 

  • Maintain a safe, warm and nurturing classroom environment 

  • Ability to work in a cooperative school environment with significant parental involvement; non-graded school with no standardized testing

  • Experience working with children in a group setting

The Circle School is a private, non-profit, family cooperative preschool and elementary school.  We provide small classes, individual attention, and a program that emphasizes the arts, music, and knowledge of world cultures.  We are located at 217 Pershing Ave., San Antonio, Texas (south of Hildebrand between Broadway & N. New Braunfels, near the Witte Museum).

Families, staff, and job seekers have the right not to be discriminated against by The Circle School for reasons of age, creed, ethnic or national origin, gender, disability, political or social affiliation, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression.


Preferred Qualifications

  • Certification and training (e.g. college degree)

  • Excellent communication skills -- including oral storytelling

  • Experience in alternative education



  • Hour wage $13

  • Hours vary based on availability and need

  • Small community school!

  • Curriculum available

We are also considering applications for Music, Gardening, Art, and Physical Education/Yoga positions.