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—Nora Murphy, Director of Library Services and Research Program

Current Job Openings

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  • Biology and Chemistry Teacher

    Flintridge Sacred Heart  
    Full-time Chemistry and Biology Teacher  
    Flintridge Sacred Heart, a Catholic, Dominican, independent, college preparatory high school for young women, is seeking a full-time chemistry and biology teacher.  Successful candidates are enthusiastic, creative, committed to promoting diversity, equity and inclusion and teach using active-learning modalities.  The teacher must be willing to follow a pre-defined curriculum in their first year, prioritize safety in the lab and complete a safety certificate within their first two months.  We are looking for a teacher who conveys a love for science, eagerly participates in the school community outside the classroom, and supports the mission of the school.  
    Flintridge Sacred Heart educators are members of a dynamic learning environment.  They are engaged in a 1:1 MacBook program, curriculum/programming redesign and mapping, and teacher-driven professional learning communities.  In addition to developing and delivering an intentionally designed curriculum dedicated to teaching and learning in a supportive and collegial atmosphere, our faculty shares out on best practices and instructional technology strategies during department meetings, small group learning sessions and visits to each other’s classrooms.
    Education and Experience requirements:
    • BA or BS in Chemistry or Biology or related discipline
    • Minimum 1-year high school teaching experience in either biology or chemistry or both
    • Experience with instructional technology
    A more competitive candidate will have:
    1. Experience teaching a wide variety of course levels
    2. Experience teaching chemistry
    3. Experience with innovative teaching strategies; such as POGIL, inquiry labs and/or case studies.
    The candidate will also exhibit excellent classroom management, communication and organization skills along with an ability to connect with parents, students, and colleagues in a professional manner.  
    We offer a rich and supportive environment, a 1:1 laptop program, a professional development program, competitive salary and benefits, and a chance to make a difference in this important position.  To learn more about Flintridge Sacred Heart, visit our website at  If this sounds like the career move you’ve been looking for, send your cover letter and resume to  Please put the job title in the subject line.
    Flintridge Sacred Heart is an equal opportunity employer.  We encourage minorities, females, disabled and qualified veterans to apply.  We evaluate all applicants without unlawful consideration of race, color, age, religion, gender, marital status, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.  
  • Employment Inquiries

    Flintridge Sacred Heart welcomes inquiries about employment whether or not we have a specific opening that suits your qualifications. We encourage you as a potential candidate to email your resume to and include in the subject line the subject matter you are interested in teaching or include staff in the subject line if you are interested in a staff position.


  • Friendly environment located on a beautiful hilltop-campus in La Cañada
  • Daily, complimentary lunch
  • Full-time employees are offered medical, dental and vision benefits (employee and school each pay a portion)
  • Full-time employees are offered a 403B plan after one year of employment, school contributes 5% of salary per quarter
  • Professional development opportunities


Arlene Samore-Sanchez

Director of Human Resources

Flintridge Sacred Heart Values

Open Arms

We are a school community that accepts, embraces, and honors every girl for who she is.

Folded Hands

We are committed to providing a faith-based education rooted in the Church's teachings while welcoming all religious traditions.

Compassionate Hearts

We are a community that responds open-heartedly to human need with words and actions.

Engaged Minds

We are committed to inspiring our students to wonder, be curious, and seek truth with voraciousness and determination.

Healthy Bodies

We do all in our power to provide extraordinary emotional support as a balance for high academic expectations.

Vibrant Spirits

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Our students develop into dynamic women whose presence and reach extend beyond themselves.

Our Mission Focused Faculty & Staff

Our exceptional team of employees dedicate their time, talent, energy and resources to nurturing faith, integrity and truth in all members of the school.
Flintridge Sacred Heart is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage minorities, females, disabled and qualified veterans to apply. We evaluate all applicants without unlawful consideration of race, color, age, religion, gender, marital status, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.


440 St. Katherine Drive
La Cañada Flintridge, CA 91011

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