Faculty Positions

The Mission Hills Campus serves students in the Lower School with Junior Kindergarten through Grade 5. The Linda Vista Campus is home to the Middle School, Grades 6 to 8, and the Upper School with Grades 9 to 12.

Parker recruits many subject area specialists who bring deep and impressive content knowledge. Of the 155 teaching faculty members at the two campuses, nearly 100 hold advanced degrees.

Our exceptional faculty and rigorous college-preparatory curriculum are central to making Francis Parker School one of the most desirable independent schools in the country.

Parker seeks to recruit and retain the most qualified, talented faculty and staff who reflect a diversity of backgrounds. We hire faculty to who are committed to inspiring, challenging and developing excellence in our students. Parker teachers share an aspirational and purposeful outlook in both substance and style. We provide an array of professional development opportunities and attract faculty who believe in continually advancing their skills.

While employment opportunities may arise at any time, openings for faculty are most often posted in the February–April time frame for the following school year.

Salary and Benefits

Francis Parker School is committed to attracting and retaining the highest quality faculty and staff by offering attractive compensation packages that include competitive salaries, generous retirement contributions, comprehensive medical, dental and vision coverage, and other benefits. 


Non-Discrimination Policy

Francis Parker School values diversity and seeks talented students, faculty, and staff from different backgrounds.  All employment decisions are made without regard to unlawful considerations of race, color, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and related medical conditions), gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, mental or physical disability, medical condition, genetic information, military or veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by federal, state, or local law.

Francis Parker School is a private, independent, coeducational, college preparatory day school for students in Junior Kindergarten through Grade 12 from across San Diego County. Founded in 1912, the Lower School is located on the Mission Hills Campus with the Upper and Middle Schools on the Linda Vista Campus. Parker's mission is to inspire a diverse community of independent thinkers whose academic excellence, global perspective and strength of character prepare them to make a meaningful difference in the world.

Mission Hills Campus Lower School

4201 Randolph Street
San Diego, CA 92103

Linda Vista Campus Middle/Upper School

6501 Linda Vista Road
San Diego, CA 92111
858 / 569-7900