Employment Opportunities

Teaching Positions

First grade classroom teacher

M-F – 27.5 hours per week / part-time

A Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Elementary Education, or a related field is required. Teacher’s certification in Missouri or a reciprocal state is required. This position offers a commensurate salary (based on education and experience) and the following benefits: school holidays, personal/sick days, and SCCS tuition reduction for teachers’ children. SCCS offers small class sizes and a supportive faculty environment.

Physical Education Teacher

Approximately 15 hours per week / part-time

The P.E. teacher will lead physical education classes for kindergarten through eighth grade. A Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Elementary Education, Middle School, Secondary Education, or a related field is required. A degree in physical education or related field and/or certification in Health and Physical Education or equivalent experience are strongly preferred. This position offers a commensurate salary (based on education and experience) and the following benefits: school holidays, personal/sick days, and SCCS tuition reduction for teachers’ children. SCCS offers small class sizes and a supportive faculty environment.

Substitute Teacher

SCCS is seeking individuals with scheduling flexibility to join our team of substitute teachers. Substitutes cover planned and unplanned teacher absences throughout the school year, with opportunities ranging from preschool through eighth grade, as well as specials classes (art, music, physical education). Applicants must be eighteen years of age or older, have sixty or more hours of undergraduate coursework or a bachelor’s degree and pass a comprehensive background check. Experience with classroom management, working with children, and implementing lesson plans, CPR or First Aid training is preferred.

Application Process

To apply for a position, please submit your resume, application (see the PDF download below), cover letter, and three references to Michael Treadwell at [email protected]. South City Community School seeks candidates for all positions who sincerely profess and live the Christian faith, possess a knowledge or willingness to learn the Charlotte Mason philosophy of education, and embrace the mission and vision of South City Community School, including the desire to work in a school committed to attracting families from a wide variety of social and economic backgrounds. As part of the application process, candidates should familiarize themselves with the SCCS website and the Charlotte Mason educational philosophy.


SCCS is a member of the Christian Schools Association of St. Louis. Visit their website to see CSASL job listings.

South City Community School admits students of any race, gender, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship programs, and athletic and other school administered programs.